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Why the Aereo Supreme Court case over TV’s future is too tough to call

Curious if the Supreme Court will let Aereo live or die? So are copyright experts at the country’s top law schools, especially with the future of TV and digital copyright on the line.

By April 21, 2014

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FCC mulls regulating Internet video like cable, satellite TV

Proposed rule change would guarantee that so-called "over-the-top" Net services have access to the same sort of premium programming the other systems enjoy.

By October 28, 2014

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Civilians steer NASA satellite from an old McDonald's

Somewhere in Mountain View, a group of civilians take over the ISEE-3 satellite using old radio parts bought on eBay. Today, they're screening a live lunar flyby.

By August 10, 2014

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Dish co-founder to reclaim CEO title

Charlie Ergen, currently Dish's chairman and previously its CEO, will return to running daily operations after current CEO Joseph Clayton retires at the end of March.

By February 23, 2015

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Backstage at the Oscars: Transforming the Dolby Theatre for the show

On a normal day, the Dolby Theatre in Hollywood is a movie theater, with the surrounding shopping complex overrun by tourists. It's hard to believe this is the home of the Oscars -- which makes the transformation even more impressive.

By February 21, 2015

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T-Mobile CEO says he's open to all scenarios with Dish

John Legere says that whether Dish is interested in an acquisition or a partnership to put its large cache of wireless spectrum to use, T-Mobile will benefit.

By February 19, 2015

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Target pulls the plug on video-streaming effort Target Ticket

The offering will shut down in March, but the retailer has made arrangements for rented content to be available on another streaming service.

By February 10, 2015

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FCC and Net neutrality: What you really need to know

In this edition of Ask Maggie, CNET's Marguerite Reardon explains the ins and outs of the FCC's plan to regulate the Internet and why it's such a high-stakes proposition.

By February 7, 2015

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4K content guide: What to watch in 4K today

So you bought a new 4K TV and you're wondering what's on. The answer right now is: not much. But the list is growing. Here's a look at what you can watch now in 4K, and what's coming down the pike in the near future.

By February 2, 2015

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Big future in Broadcom's little set-top box?

The chipmaker has been working on new technology for its cable provider customers, including a TV dongle and a chip for faster broadband speeds.

By February 1, 2015