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Long Island City, N.Y. - Aereo, the antenna/DVR technology provider to record and watch live broadcast TV, announced plans to add service in Miami, Houston and Dallas-Fort Worth by September.
The Miami-metro area will be added by September 2, Greater Houston on September 16 and the Dallas-Fort Worth Metroplex by September 23.
This is in addition to previously announced expansion plans for Utah August 19 and Chicago on September 13.
Residents of the greater Miami, Houston and Dallas-Fort Worth areas will receive priority access to sign up, Aereo said.
Membership for Aereo begins at $8 a month for its cloud-based antenna/DVR technology and 20 hours of DVR storage. For an additional $4 consumers can upgrade their subscription and receive 60 hours of DVR storage for a total of $12 per month. Consumers who join Aereo will get their first month of access for free.
For a complete list of smart devices Aereo is compatible with, visit www.Aereo.com.
Major broadcast networks have sued Aereo over their service and, so far, lost in court.
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