Commercial-skipping technology: Too e...

Commercial-skipping technology: Too easy to be legal?

There are 1 comment on the Chicago Tribune story from Jul 2, 2012, titled Commercial-skipping technology: Too easy to be legal?. In it, Chicago Tribune reports that:

Satellite TV provider Dish Network's new ad-skipping feature, AutoHop, enables subscribers to black out ads on programs they've saved on their digital video recorders.

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matt

United States

#1 Jul 3, 2012

I don’t understand why CBS, FOX, & NBC execs don’t want us to enjoy commercial-free TV. I’m a DISH employee – AutoHop is great because you can easily watch commercial-free TV. Public Knowledge, a consumer advocacy group, is taking a stand for consumers by creating a petition that tells CBS, FOX, & NBC media to keep their hands out of your living room & DVR. Sign their petition to keep control of how you watch TV http://bit.ly/KFdn1Q

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