CBS is among the networks fighting Aereo, but its chief Wednesday brushed aside the company that streams over-the-air broadcasts online.
Aereo is "more wind than reality," CEO Leslie Moonves said on a conference call to discuss CBS's second-quarter earnings, also calling it illegal. "We don't think it's catching on at all."
CBS is the parent company of CNET.
Aereo hasn't released subscriber numbers and declined to respond to Moonves's comments. Earlier Wednesday, Aereo Chief Executive Chet Kanojia discussed the company's legal standing during an appearance on CNBC. "Is our … Read more