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Dish Announces Netflix Integration For Hopper DVR

12/17/2014, There are a variety of ways through which one can access Netflix. It can be opened up in a browser or accessed via an app on smartphones and tablets. What about DVRs? Dish is claiming itself to be the first major U.S. pay-TV provider to integrate the...

Dish May Be Interested In Acquiring T-Mobile

09/07/2014, There have been many reports of Dish debating a potential acquisition of T-Mobile U.S. and the latest from Bloomberg suggests that Dish honcho Charlie Ergen has reached out to Deutsche Telekom for precisely this purpose. Deutsche Telekom is the majority...

Disney And Dish Arrive At A TV Distribution Deal

03/03/2014, The Walt Disney Company and DISH Network Corporation have come together to issue an announcement concerning a groundbreaking, long-term, wide-ranging distribution agreement which will see DISH customers enjoy access to Disney’s robust line-up of top...

Dish Rumored To Be Interested In Bidding For T-Mobile As Well

12/19/2013, A couple of years ago, AT&T failed to acquire T-Mobile not because T-Mobile did not want to play ball, but rather because there were too many opposing the merger due to worries about AT&T and T-Mobile monopolizing the market. However according to...

Blockbuster Ending In-Store Movie Rentals On November 9

11/08/2013, We reported on Blockbuster’s unfortunate end just the other day as its parent company, Dish, announced its final 300 stores will close allowing the brand to bow out gracefully from the U.S. retail market. If you still rely on Blockbuster to get your...

Softbank Appears Unfazed By Dish’s Counter Offer For Sprint

04/16/2013, We reported yesterday that Dish could be interested in making a bid on Sprint worth $25.5 billion. If the deal was formalized, Sprint would obviously have to entertain this new offer and see what Softbank has to offer them instead. For those wondering...

Dish Network’s Auto Hop feature offers commercial-free TV

05/10/2012, Today, Dish Network has just released a new cool  feature for its digital video recorder that automatically removes commercials from shows aired by major broadcasting networks, hence, threatening to seriously cut billions of dollars in advertising. The...