FilmOn Founder Alki David Sues CBS, CNET

FilmOn quickly got in trouble once it started broadcasting the programming of U.S. TV networks over the internet. As he began losing his cou…

Vid-Biz: Netflix HTML5, Roku PPV, FilmOn & Ivi

Today on the Net: Netflix explains why it uses HTML5 for its connected device user interfaces, Roku is preparing to roll out a pay-per-view offering for small video publishers next year and FilmOn and Ivi are both hated by broadcasters but they’re not the same company.

FilmOn’s Broadcast Streams Taken Down; Is Ivi Next?

Internet TV streamer FilmOn was dealt a blow yesterday, as it was issued a temporary restraining order by a federal judge, requiring it to stop retransmitting over-the-air broadcast signals online. That could be bad news for Ivi.TV as it fights its own court battle.