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Diller: Aereo is 'finished' if Supreme Court sides with broadcasters

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.

By Apr. 2, 2014

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Barry Diller: Young people will fuel Aereo's growth

"The idea of you paying thousands of dollars a year for a package of cable channels that you don't watch doesn't make any sense," Diller said.

By May. 29, 2013

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Barry Diller predicts major Aereo expansion by 2013

The billionaire, speaking in a Bloomberg Television interview, says that the controversial streaming service is going to ramp up marketing efforts.

By Jul. 12, 2012

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Barry Diller gets into bidding war for About.com, report says

IAC/Interactivecorp is willing to pay $30 million more than Answers.com has agreed to pay for the information site, according to Reuters.

By Aug. 21, 2012

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A bet that Diller-backed Aereo TV startup wins its day in court

The broadcasters suing the startup predict doom for free TV if the video service is allowed to operate. But some industry experts ask "so what"?

By Jun. 3, 2012

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Barry Diller to broadcasters suing TV service Aereo: Bring it on

The always-frank Diller told a crowd at SWSX he's eager, ready and within the law to help people watch live broadcast TV without paying the broadcasters.

By Mar. 11, 2012

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Diller: Humbug on 'Internet is free' mythology

The days are numbered, the IAC/InterActiveCorp CEO says, for the prehistoric notion perpetrated by tech people that we shouldn't pay for content.

By Sep. 30, 2009

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Diller: We're not really deal junkies

InterActiveCorp CEO says that he's not really a big believer in synergies, but says the Ask.com search business and Citysearch local unit aren't big enough to stand on their own yet.

By Jul. 24, 2009

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Diller on tech bubble: 'We're puffing it up pretty nicely'

The IAC founder and chairman was a relatively cynical, curmudgeonly presence at the SXSW conference, which is better known for dreamy futurists and wacky big ideas.

By Mar. 14, 2011

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IAC shakeup: Diller steps down; Liberty buys out

The continually troubled digital-media mogul gives up his CEO post, and major shareholder Liberty Media heads for the exit in exchange for $220 million in cash and a big IAC subsidiary.

By Dec. 2, 2010