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Statement from Aereo CEO and Founder Chet Kanojia on United States Supreme Court Decision
/ June 26, 2014 5:15 am
Statement from Aereo CEO and Founder Chet Kanojia on United States Supreme Court Decision

Here is the statement in its entirety from Aereo CEO and Founder Chet Kanojia on yesterday's United States Supreme Court decision: “Today’s decision by the United States Supreme Court is a massive setback for the American consumer...". Read More

NY Times: Supreme Court Rules Against Aereo in Broadcasters’ Challenge
/ June 25, 2014 10:23 am
NY Times: Supreme Court Rules Against Aereo in Broadcasters’ Challenge

The NY Times reports that the U.S. Supreme Court today ruled that Aereo, a streaming video service, violated copyright laws by "capturing broadcast signals on miniature antennas and delivering them to subscribers for a fee." . Read More

Skillz Launches Multiplayer Cash Tournament Platform
/ May 28, 2014 7:38 pm
Skillz Launches Multiplayer Cash Tournament Platform

Skillz (www.skillz.com), the world’s premier cash tournament platform for mobile games, announced the launch of more than 150 games available on the App Store℠ today. The company also announced that over 300 studios with more than 2,700 games have selected the Skillz platform as their exclusive partner. Read More

MOG’s Founder Sues Beats Electronics
/ May 16, 2014 4:33 pm
MOG’s Founder Sues Beats Electronics

Billboard reports that David Hyman, the Founder of streaming music service MOG, which was acquired by Beats Electronics in 2012, has sued Beats for more than $20 million, claiming that Beats fired him to avoid giving him an equity payout, according to a report from Courthouse News Service. . Read More

Adform Raises $5.5 Million to Grow Rich Media Ad Business
/ May 12, 2014 2:57 pm
Adform Raises $5.5 Million to Grow Rich Media Ad Business

TechCrunch reports that European ad-tech company Adform has raised $5.5 million in its Series B round of funding from Nordic firm Via Venture Partners. The company’s platform includes ad serving, campaign planning, web optimisation, reports, and analytics. . Read More

Magid Study Projects Skill-Based Gaming to Surpass $9 Billion by 2017
/ May 8, 2014 3:32 pm
Magid Study Projects Skill-Based Gaming to Surpass $9 Billion by 2017

The U.S. skill-based gaming market will grow dramatically, surpassing $9 billion in annual Revenue by 2017, according to a national consumer study conducted by Frank N. Magid Associates. Skill-based games are determined by players’ ability rather than chance, differentiating them from casino games or poker. . Read More

Qobuz Music Streaming Service to Expand to U.S.
/ May 6, 2014 2:28 pm
Qobuz Music Streaming Service to Expand to U.S.

Hypebot reports that another recognized streaming music service is planning to launch in the United States before the end of this year. Started in 2007, Paris-based music streamer Qobuz stated that it will expand its service to North America before the end of 2014. . Read More

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