Providers of streaming services such as DirecTV Now and Sling TV typically try to calm the fears of programmers who like the lucrative traditional pay TV bundle by saying that they aim to supplement, not replace, it. But Dish Network...Show More Summary
Wall Streeters love to speculate about Dish Network CEO Charlie Ergen’s plans. And he has just given them fresh reasons to mull his options with the No. 2 satellite company’s disclosure late yesterday that it has agreed to pick up several...Show More Summary
A blackout of Gray Television stations on Dish Network systems has been averted, with the two companies coming to terms at the 11th hour. B&C reports that Dish and Gray reached a retransmission consent agreement “in principle” Tuesday night that...
Dish Network has decided to stop carrying all of the TV stations owned and/or operated by Gray Television as of 7 p.m. ET today, Jan. 17, 2017, according to an announcement Monday from Gray TV. Dish currently carries 99 separate...
Press release from Gray Television, Jan. 16, 2017: Gray Television, Inc. announced today that pay-TV provider Dish Network has decided to stop carrying all television stations owned and/or operated by Gray Television at 7:00 pm Eastern on Tuesday, January 17,...
Truthinadvertisingenforcers.com v. Dish Network, LLC, No. 8:16–cv–2366, 2016 WL 7230955 (M.D. Fla. Dec. 14, 2016) Pro se plaintiff TruthInAdvertisingEnforcers.com is a website solely owned by Gerald Collette, who received the advertisements at issue at his residence. Show More Summary
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