The letter comes after pressure from lawmakers to allow unlimited competition.
The company stressed that people must opt in to the Nearby Friends feature.
Online streaming service Aereo launched an advocacy website Thursday, expanding its outreach efforts as it prepares to defend its business model in front of the Supreme Court.
The new advocacy website comes a week before Aereo will face off against broadcasters at the Supreme Court over whether its service violates copyright law.
The exchange appeared to be designed to embarrass the United States.
A new report claims that the Commerce Department’s voluntary cybersecurity framework could end up undermining the online protections it seeks.
Franken asked Netflix CEO Reed Hastings to "gauge the risks posed by this deal."
"It's going to be a tough, tough, battle" for Aereo, and one that will kill the company if it loses, IAC Chairman Barry Diller told The Hollywood Reporter.
Another data theft was reported in the United Kingdom.
Their legislation would examine Internet and airwave language promoting hate crimes.
The FCC has a congressionally mandated revenue goal with the auction.