Sunday, June 26, 2011

Viacom sues Cablevision over iPad video app






Viacom
Inc., the owner of MTV, Comedy Central and other television channels,
accused cable TV distributor Cablevision Systems Corp. on Thursday of
making its shows available on the iPad without permission.Viacom
is seeking millions of dollars in damages and an injunction to stop
Cablevision from distributing an iPad app that lets subscribers watch
live channels and get shows on demand.