Can Ivi Beat the Big Broadcasters?

The major broadcasters usually can’t agree on much, but they’ve agreed to file suit against Ivi, claiming that the startup is infringing copyrights. The suit, filed in the Southern District of New York, aims to shut down Ivi’s video service, which retransmits over-the-air broadcast signals online.

DVR Cuts Into Broadcast Ratings By 15-20%

Broadcast TV audiences have been shrinking for years, due in part to the proliferation of online video content as well as ever-improving cable programming. But one cause of the precipitous drop in live TV audiences is the growth of DVR usage among TV viewers.