Aereo, the Web-TV startup that lost its high-stakes legal fight, is shutting down. So founder Chet Kanojia, along with some of his former employees, has started to work on something new.
Kanojia and some Aereo veterans, including chief technology officer Joe Lipowski, are now working on Project Decibel, a Boston-based company that describes itself on its website as “under development.” People familiar with Project Decibel alternately describe it as an incubator or lab for Kanojia and his former engineers to work on new ideas and technology. Kanojia declined to comment.
In addition to Lipowski, six other former Aereo employees have identified themselves as Project Decibel employees or consultants on LinkedIn; former Aereo engineer Jen Webb also says, via her Twitter profile, that she works at Project Decibel.
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