IAC/InterActiveCorp. (NASDAQ:IACI)

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Free TV Over the Air Is Dead

When the U.S. Supreme Court ruled last week that mini-antenna service Aereo does indeed infringe the copyright of TV broadcasters, IAC/InterActiveCorp. (NASDAQ: IACI) chairman and CEO Barry Diller said there ...
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Aereo, Broadcasters Get Their Day in Court

The U.S. Supreme Court on Tuesday heard arguments in a case involving a start-up called Aereo on one side and virtually every major TV network and entertainment company producer on ...
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Why Aereo’s Case Is So Important

In July of 2012, a New York court ruled that a TV-rebroadcasting start-up named Aereo did not violate copyright law by using its miniature antennas to capture over-the-air signals and ...
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IAC Takes Another 10% Stake in Dating App Tinder

IAC/InterActiveCorp (NASDAQ: IACI), which already owns dating website match.com, recently added another 10% to its majority stake in the mobile dating app Tinder. The purchase price was reportedly $500 million, ...
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Obama Administration Sides With Broadcasters Against Aereo

The U.S. Solicitor General's office filed an amicus brief with the U.S. Supreme Court Monday in support of U.S. broadcast TV networks seeking to extract licensing fees from Aereo Inc. ...
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Bull and Bear

Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Brocade, Lululemon, NetApp, Sprint and More

Now that stocks have settled off their recent all-time highs, investors and traders have to be wondering which stocks they should buy and which ones they should sell or avoid. ...
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Closing Bell for Wednesday on Wall Street: Markets Open Higher, Dive to Mixed Close

July 31, 2013: U.S. equity markets opened higher this morning as traders and investors this afternoon’s announcement from the FOMC. In Europe, the unemployment rate in the eurozone was unchanged ...
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Closing Bell for Tuesday on Wall Street: Markets Open Higher, Drift to Mixed Close

July 30, 2013: U.S. equity markets opened higher this morning as traders and investors wait for tomorrow’s announcement from the FOMC. There was little economic data published today. In the ...
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Satellite TV

Dish Network Prevails in Ad-Skipping Appeal

Ever since Dish Network Corp. (NASDAQ: DISH) introduced its ad-skipping technology called the “Hopper”, network TV operators have been seeking to kill the beast. No luck so far, though, as ...
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CBS and Time Warner Dispute Could Leave NYC Residents High and Dry

The dispute over the fees that CBS Corp. (NYSE: CBS) charges Time Warner Cable Inc. (NYSE: TWC) will come to a conclusion of some sort this Wednesday. One outcome floated ...
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UBS Positive on Select Internet and Interactive Gaming Stocks

It should come as no surprise to investors that Internet usage has skyrocketed in the past 10 years. The smartphone, which seemed like a luxury five years ago, has become ...
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Deutsche Bank Has Well-Known Small and Mid-Cap Stocks to Buy

The stronger the U.S. dollar becomes against foreign currencies, the more investors need to look at the small- and mid-cap stocks. Typically much of their core business is domestic in ...
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Google’s Takes Nearly a Third of Global Digital Ad Revenues

The total amount spent on digital advertising in 2012 was just more than $104 billion. That total is expected to grow to $116.8 billion in 2013, and Google Inc. (NASDAQ: ...
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Satellite TV

Another Loss in Court for TV Networks

A federal appeals court today denied the appeal from a group of broadcasters including CBS Corp. (NYSE: CBS), The Walt Disney Co. (NYSE: DIS), which owns the ABC television network, ...
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More Pressure for Changes to Pay TV

We’ve been following for some time now the jockeying for position that has been going on in the entertainment industry. The past weekend brought a new offer from Verizon Communications ...
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