The FCC today officially granted winning bidders in the AWS-3 spectrum auction the licenses allowing them to take ownership of the airwaves. The AWS-3 spectrum auction concluded earlier this year, with AT&T, Dish Networks, and Verizon Wireless the top three bidders. Show More Summary
The emergence of over-the-top services like Dish Network's Sling TV and Sony's PlayStation Vue illustrates that the pay-TV industry is getting more comfortable with over-the-top video services.
As promised at the start of April, Dish Network's Web-based television service Sling TV will add HBO to its list of partner providers later this week, offering linear and video-on-demand content to paying customers.
Many subscribers to Dish Network’s nascent online video service Sling TV saw error messages Saturday night as they tried to stream the Final Four semifinal games of the men’s college basketball tournament.
As of today, Dish Network's on-demand international service has a new name: Sling International. Formerly known as DishWorld, it consists of more than 200 international channels spanning 18 languages. Packages start at $15, and not surprisingly, you'll be able to access it through the Sling TV apps, or through a new Sling International app. Show More Summary
Dish Network today confirmed that DishWorld, its international TV streaming service, will rebrand under the Sling TV name, allowing current customers to access US-based Sling TV offering from the same app. With its new name as “Sling...Show More Summary
This is a logical next step for Dish Network’s Sling TV, although it muddies execs’ claim that the $20 a month streaming service just targets a limited number of milennials. The company today changed DishWorld — which streams nearly 200 global channels in 18 languages — to Sling International. Show More Summary
For TV fans who don't want to pay for full cable packages, Dish Network's recently-launched Sling TV service is an attractive option. For $20 per month, Sling subscribers gain access to more than 20 channels, including ESPN, CNN, and...Show More Summary
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Dish Network’s Sling TV, which launched back in February, has announced it will add one of the most popular cable networks on television to its lineup of programming. Dish’s TV subscription service will provide subscribers with access...Show More Summary
Sling TV, the internet television service from Dish Network, will be offering live-streaming HBO starting this month. The release date is TBD, but will be in advance of the Game of Thrones premiere on April 12. The $15 per month add-on also includes the same VOD library as on HBO's other platforms. READ MORE »
Time Warner Inc. and satellite provider Dish Network have agreed to a new distribution deal in time to spare Dish subscribers from having this weekend’s Final Four NCAA men’s basketball games blacked out. The deal will also make Time Warner’s...
Sling TV is Dish Network Corp.'s attempt to attract the estimated 10 million households who pay only for Internet and not for cable. The satellite TV provider and Time Warner Inc. said Tuesday that the HBO service over Sling TV will include the live HBO channel and on-demand TV shows and movies.
Apple is not the only cord-cutting option for those who can't live without HBO content, as Dish Network on Wednesday announced that its Sling TV over-the-top web television service would add HBO as a $15-per-month add-on within the next two weeks.
This is the second shoe to drop from the announcement today about Dish Network’s carriage agreements with Turner and HBO. The satellite company says that its $20 a month Sling TV streaming service will also offer HBO for an additional...Show More Summary
Even before this news, Sling TV was already looking like a very tempting package for cord cutters. The Wall Street Journal now reports that “Time Warner Inc. and satellite TV provider Dish Network Corp. have come to terms on a new distribution...Show More Summary
Dish Network will reportedly introduce HBO to its new $20-a-month Sling TV streaming service, according to The Wall Street Journal (via The Verge). Since Dish was able to reach a new distribution deal with Time Warner, which includes...Show More Summary
The deals were a long time coming considering that Dish Network and Turner Broadcasting ended a month-long blackout of the programmer’s channels in November. Following temporary extensions of the carriage pacts that expired last year,...Show More Summary