Expect a raft of legal challenges, but for now, the new rules are set to go into effect in a few weeks. Here’s how the decision could affect you.
3. As potential changes to web access weigh on consumers, a deal by Disney further solidifies that the future of television and movie viewing is online.
The Walt Disney Company, led by Bob Iger, above, announced that it’s acquiring most of 21st Century Fox in a $52.4 billion deal, making Disney a true competitor to services like Netflix and Amazon.
The deal is a moment of reckoning for Rupert Murdoch, 86, who is preparing to divide up a lifetime of spoils.
Here’s a concise look at the current (and future) state of the streaming landscape.
4. For years, a secret Pentagon program investigated reports of unidentified flying objects, including sightings of aircraft that moved at hyper velocity with no visible signs of propulsion, or that hovered with no apparent means of lift.
“I have no idea what I saw,” said a Navy pilot. “It had no plumes, wings or rotors and outran our F-18s.”
The program was largely funded at the request of Harry Reid, the former Senate majority leader, who has long had an interest in…