For a while, Dish Network’s Sling TV was at the forefront of cord-cutting, streaming packages of television channels over the internet at a far lower price than cable. Since then, they’ve added a plan for customers who need to stream to multiple devices and have gradually added channels to their packages. Show More Summary
Recently, Comcast and Dish Network’s streaming service Sling TV announced a partnership under which Sling TV will launch on Comcast’s X1 platform. This will give Comcast customers access to Sling TV’s new multicultural programs and channels. While all the channels in Sling TV’s core packages are already available on Comcast, [...]
Cheaper online live-TV services, like Dish Network's Sling TV and Sony's PlayStation Vue, remain relatively unknown compared with Netflix, Hulu and Amazon. The number of customers paying cable and satellite operators for TV has dropped...Show More Summary
Comcast seems to be growing comfortable with other companies’ streaming video services: Its X1 platform is preparing to offer Sling TV — a skinny bundle service from one of Comcast’s most vigorous competitors: Dish Network — the companies...Show More Summary
Users running the latest tvOS and iOS betas are seeing DirecTV being added to the list of Single Sign-On partners. Apple’s initial press release listed DirecTV as a partner, but when the TV app first landed on devices, Dish Network and its Sling TV spinoff were the only major TV providers listed. Show More Summary
AT&T, Dish Network and WPP are teaming up to buy Invidi Technologies Corp., which focuses on targeted television advertisements, the companies said Monday.
As it continues to provide cord cutters an alternative to cable, Dish Network’s online service Sling TV has added NBA TV to its Sports Extra tier. Customers of Sling TV will notice the addition to the tier today. Those who subscribeShow More Summary
Omega Advisors has rid itself of Netflix (NFLX) and cut its stake in Facebook (FB), Dish Network (DISH) and Chimera Investments (CIM), while adding stakes in Chesapeake Energy (CHK), Cliffs Natural Resources (CLF) and Pandora (P) to its portfolio.
Dish Network recently reported its Q3 fiscal 2016 earnings and while its subscriber loss slowed down after the worst quarterly drop of 281,000 in Q2, it still remained significant at 116,000. The company’s revenues edged up a little from $3.73 billion to $3.75 billion, and though its earnings increased significantly to 64 cents a share, […]
Dish Network reported revenue growth in the third quarter, but the satellite-television provider continued to lose subscribers.
Companies such as Dish Network have experienced diminished revenue growth due to the cord-cutting trend, as they have been losing Pay-TV subscribers to online streaming services. In the wake of this trend, which is beyond the company’s control, it is imperative to adjust expenses so as to lessen the impact of falling revenues on net […]
NEW YORK (AP) — As more people watch TV over the internet, the entertainment industry has "to get on board with it," said Roger Lynch, the CEO of Sling TV. Sling, which is owned by satellite TV company Dish Network, was one of the first...Show More Summary
Salt Lake City, Utah: The Mule Deer Foundation’s (MDF) conservation efforts will be featured in an episode of Shoot Straight TV airing this week on the Pursuit Channel (Dish Network Channel 393/Direct TV Channel 604). Chad and Marsha Schearer, the hosts of Shoot Straight, joined MDF volunteers on a mule deer translocation project in February. Show More Summary
Recently, Dish Network’s Sling TV signed an agreement with the regional college sports networks of the NCAA Pacific 12 conference (PAC-12) to bolster its sports offerings. Under this agreement all six PAC 12 networks will collectively offer about 800 sporting events, which can be viewed on Sling TV regardless of the location. As Dish TV […]
Dish Network and Tribune Broadcasting announced a long-term agreement on carriage and retransmission content today. In a joint statement, the companies said the pact would last “for years to come.” "We want to thank our viewers and customers for their patience and support as we worked through this lengthy process,” the statement reads. Show More Summary
With the start of the NFL football season just days away, satellite TV giant Dish Network and television station owner Tribune Media have reached an agreement to end a nearly three-month feud that left millions of viewers without a favorite local TV station. The two companies on Saturday afternoon...
Dish Network is about to make a major push for Sling TV, its Internet-based TV service. Sling is launching its first nationwide TV ad campaign, and its putting cable subscribers squarely in its sights. Featuring Danny Trejo, the spots...Show More Summary
Dish Network may be trying to win back cord cutters with its planned Internet TV service. A report by Bloomberg claims that the streaming video service could be cheaper than the company’s satellite offering: The company aims to offer...Show More Summary