Less than a week before Aereo faces the Supreme Court bench, the company that streams over-the-air broadcast TV launches a site with support for its own arguments.
CEO Chet Kanojia says Chromecast support is on the horizon, with the over-the-air streamer testing an app now.
The IAC chairman and major investor in Aereo says he doesn't see a path forward for Aereo if it loses its Supreme Court case.
In a brief, Aereo says that it has stayed within the realm of US copyright law and that TV broadcasters have no right to royalties from its television streaming.
Aereo will not oppose broadcast networks' petition for the US Supreme Court to rule on the service's legal merits, but getting to the Supreme Court is still a long shot.
Shortly before the start of the Olympics, Aereo reopens one of the two cities that ran out of capacity for new members.
The service that streams over-the-air TV will roll out next in the Cincinnati area, after the start-up fell short of its expansion goals last year.
The US Supreme Court granted a writ of certiori -- jargon for "OK, we'll hear this one" -- in the case pitting the networks against the streamer of over-the-air broadcasts.
The upstart cloud TV service, a thorn in the side of broadcast networks, continues its cross-country expansion
Les Moonves ratchets up the rhetoric around Aereo's Supreme Court case, building on past comments about moving programming to cable. CBS, he says now, could go "over the top."