For several years now Dish Network, the nation’s second largest satellite television provider, has been hoarding wireless spectrum resources, confounding and frustrating the wireless industry not only by stealing said spectrum away from established wireless companies, but by offering little to no concrete indication of what it plans to do with its stockpile as well. But [...]
UFC renewed its partnership with Dish Network just in time for Saturday’s UFC 187 in Las Vegas. UFC.ca passed along the official announcement: “UFC is pleased to announce the renewal of a multi-year partnership with DISH Network L.L.C. Show More Summary
Dish Network subscribers forced to scramble for UFC 186 will be able to get Saturday’s UFC 187 with the touch of a button.Filed under: News, UFC
This is why stock trading isn’t for the faint of heart. Netflix shares are up more than 81% so far in 2015, and touched an all time high today — $628.50. Its market value is higher than Dish Network, CBS, Viacom, and Twitter. So you...Show More Summary
Dish Network responded to critics of its bidding strategy in a recent auction of wireless licenses, saying it followed all the rules and helped competition.
Dish Network boss Charlie Ergen reportedly will square off against Verizon and AT&T with a new “triple play” wireless data and video bundle, according to the New York Post. The publication cites sources saying the Dish CEO has been meeting...
Dish Network shares up on report of planned wireless entry
By Alina Selyukh WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Dish Network Corp, Cogent Communications Holdings Inc and advocacy groups are asking U.S. regulators to restrict AT&T Inc's power over online video and other content as part of its proposed purchase of DirecTV. Show More Summary
More organizations are piling on the designated entities that Dish Networks used to bid in this year's AWS-3 spectrum auction. Rather than bid directly, Dish had three small companies, in which it has an 85% stake, bid on its behalf....Show More Summary
Dish Network it lost 134,000 pay-TV subscribers in the first quarter as the rate of cancellations increased, though profit doubled.
The provider of satellite TV said it earned 76 cents per share, crushing analysts' predictions of 41 cents. read more
AT&T and a handful of other carriers today asked the FCC to consider a new way to define designated entities and small businesses in spectrum auctions moving forward. The proposal follows Dish Networks' use of designated entities -- or small companies -- to bid for spectrum in the AWS-3 auction on its behalf. Show More Summary
Dish Network beats 1Q earnings estimates, but loses subscribers
(Reuters) - Dish Network Corp reported a 3.6 percent rise in quarterly revenue as more revenue per user in its core pay-TV business made up for a fall in total number of subscribers. Net income attributable to Dish jumped to $351 million for the first quarter ended March 31 from $176 million a year earlier. Show More Summary
Service outages are being reported ahead of one of the biggest boxing fights in history. Charter, DirecTV, Dish Network and Time Warner Cable are among the cable and service providers that have been experiencing outages. Charter tweeted the following: We are aware of the issue impacting the Mayweather vs. Show More Summary
Some cable and satellite customers have been reporting service outages ahead of the highly anticipated Mayweather vs. Pacquiao fight. Outages have been reported by Time Warner Cable, DirecTV, Dish Network and Charter customers. Besides people having issues ordering the fight, hearing other reports of freezing of feed and feed going to black. Show More Summary
Once it is properly programmed, a Dish remote control handset can serve as a universal remote for your other electronic devices as well. This will enable you to the control your satellite receiver, television and auxiliary devices, such as a DVD player, by using the corresponding buttons on the Dish remote control. Show More Summary
-Patagonia released a documentary on big-wave surfer Ramon Navarro (video above). -Dave Shull, formerly chief commercial officer and executive vice president at DISH Network, was tapped by The Weather Company to lead The Weather Channel...Show More Summary
The Weather Company is shaking up its management ranks and bringing in former DISH Network executive Dave Shull to operate a "newly formed, fully integrated division" called The Weather Channel Television Group. Shull will oversee programming, distribution, broadcast operations, video technology and addressable TV advertising platforms. Show More Summary
The Federal Communications Commission may reject Dish Network Corp.’s attempt to benefit from billions of dollars in small business discounts during a record auction of wireless licenses, people familiar with the matter said Monday.