Dish Networks is selling a controversial device called the Hopper that lets viewers skip commercials. Company chairman Charlie Ergen said TV watching is changing and that Dish is not using the Hopper to extract lower fees from broadcasters.
(3 months and 7 days ago)
I spend a lot of time on planes but even the ones that have Internet access don't let you stream TV shows or movies from Netflix and other streaming services. Yet, as I winged my way to and from Canada this week, I was able to enjoy TV shows and movies transferred from my home digital video recorder to my iPad mini.
(3 months and 5 days ago)
Second largest satellite TV company in the US seeks to add high-speed internet and voice services to company portfolioDish Networks, the US satellite TV provider whose boss has been described as the "most hated man in Hollywood", made a surprise $25.5bn bid for mobile Sprint Nextel on Monday in a move that sent shock waves through the media industry.Dish, the US's second...
(1 month and 3 days ago)
DirecTV's new set-top box does a great job of auto-recording shows you might like, giving you more viewing options. But it lacks the killer place-shifting features offered by DISH.
(2 months and 11 days ago)
Q. I thought a law had been passed to prohibit TV stations from turning up the volume on commercials. Recently, I noticed nothing has changed. The level goes up noticeably when some commercials are ai
(2 months and 27 days ago)
Auto Shanghai, one of the world’s auto shows this year, kicked off in Shanghai on Sunday with hopes among more than 2,000 exhibitors for faster increases in sales this year in the world's largest auto market.
(28 days ago)
Not sure whether to watch or to fast-forward through the Oscar commercials during tonight’s awards show?Maybe this will help you decide: You can expect to see about 9 minutes worth of Oscar commercials per hour...
(2 months and 25 days ago)
Dandana LLC, which set out to offer Arab-Americans an MTV-like mix of music videos, gossip, entertainment, talk shows and recorded music concerts on the Dish Network under the name Dandana TV, has filed for Chapter 7 bankruptcy.
(1 month and 23 days ago)
Dish, Tex., got its name as part of a deal with the Dish Network satellite TV service. But the town is not exactly TV land, and the arrangement did not turn the place into a household name.
(2 months ago)
Zooey Deschanel and 'New Girl' cast dish on her character's highly anticipated, new romance
(2 months and 10 days ago)
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