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Sky to develop Boxed sets; caution on 4k

Sky to develop Boxed sets; caution on 4k | Satellite-TV | Scoop.it
Sky plans to further develop its Boxed Sets offering after revealing an increase of nearly 50% on the number of downloads and streams in 2013. There will also be a refreshen of the NOW TV brand, wh...
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DISH Network to Boost Home Management with Hopper Device

DISH Network to Boost Home Management with Hopper Device | Satellite-TV | Scoop.it
DISH Network Corp. (DISH), recently announced plans to combine its popular Hopper Whole-Home HD DVR device with leading home automation systems.
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Dish's 'Virtual Joey' is a streaming app for smart TVs that takes the place of a set-top box (video)

Dish's 'Virtual Joey' is a streaming app for smart TVs that takes the place of a set-top box (video) | Satellite-TV | Scoop.it
Assuming you're not a home-theater gear head, we'll start this post by giving you a quick history lesson. Back at CES 2012, Dish Network announced a
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Dish and DirecTV: Two Different Strategies to Stay Relevant

Dish and DirecTV: Two Different Strategies to Stay Relevant | Satellite-TV | Scoop.it
No area of the TV industry is more at risk than satellite-TV providers, and companies like DirecTV and Dish are moving quickly to adjust to changing technology.
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BSkyB's Now TV helps offset sluggish Sky satellite growth

BSkyB's Now TV helps offset sluggish Sky satellite growth | Satellite-TV | Scoop.it
Group's pre-tax profits rise 9% thanks to rise in customers taking broadband, phone products, HD and online TV. By Mark Sweney
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What’s next for Dish? It’s got a lot of options centered around broadband

What’s next for Dish? It’s got a lot of options centered around broadband | Satellite-TV | Scoop.it
With the three tie-up between Sprint, Clearwire and SoftBank now final, Dish Network is left empty handed. But Dish’s chairman Charlie Ergen is hatching other plans, some of which he’s already set in motion.
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Southwest Airlines is offering free live TV to fliers' smartphones, tablets and laptops.

Southwest Airlines is offering free live TV to fliers' smartphones, tablets and laptops. | Satellite-TV | Scoop.it
Southwest Airlines is offering free live television to fliers' smartphones, tablets and laptops under a partnership with Dish Network, a move that marks a departure from other airlines' strategies on in-flight entertainment.
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Microsoft to partner with Sky on Xbox One deal? Nope.

Microsoft to partner with Sky on Xbox One deal? Nope. | Satellite-TV | Scoop.it
The rumor out of the U.K.: Microsoft is courting the satellite broadcaster as part of its efforts to integrate its next Xbox more deeply into the daily entertainment lives of users. But it's not happening.
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Dish Chairman Charlie Ergen’s Big Picture for Wireless

Dish Chairman Charlie Ergen’s Big Picture for Wireless | Satellite-TV | Scoop.it
Dish Network Chairman Charlie Ergen is still on the hunt for wireless spectrum. In a wide-ranging onstage interview at All Things D’s Dive Into Media conference in Dana Point, Calif., on Monday night.
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Judge denies Fox injunction against Dish's ad-skipping Hopper DVR

Judge denies Fox injunction against Dish's ad-skipping Hopper DVR | Satellite-TV | Scoop.it
A California judge has ruled against Fox in its attempt to block an automatic commercial-skipping feature on Dish Network's Hopper DVR. Fox, as well as CBS and NBC, sued Dish back in May over Auto...
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Dauman: DirecTV Deal Better for Viacom - 2012-08-03 17:54:02 | Multichannel News

Although they ended their nine-day stand-off weeks ago, DirecTV and Viacom continue to trade barbs over their July 20 carriage deal.
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20th Century Fox movies now available via iTunes in the cloud

20th Century Fox movies now available via iTunes in the cloud | Satellite-TV | Scoop.it
20th Century Fox Studios has made its movies available through iTunes in the Cloud, which allows customers to download purchases to a compatible OS X or...
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DIRECTV Adding Turner Classic Movies HD?

DBSTalk.com, the message board favored by DIRECTV employees, is buzzing with rumors that the satcaster will add Turner Classic Movies in High-Definition sometime this month.

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Dish, Disney deal envisions Internet-delivered TV

Dish, Disney deal envisions Internet-delivered TV | Satellite-TV | Scoop.it
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Dish Network and Disney have reached a landmark deal that envisions the day when Dish will offer a Netflix-like TV service to people who'd rather stream TV over the Internet than put a satellite receiver on their roof.
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DISH’s New Super Joey Earns CES 2014 Editors’ Choice Award

DISH’s New Super Joey Earns CES 2014 Editors’ Choice Award | Satellite-TV | Scoop.it
At the 2014 International Consumer Electronics Show , the new Super Joey™ from DISH Network L.L.C., a subsidiary of DISH Network Corporation , received the CES 2014 Editors' Choice award from Reviewed.com.
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Another Shutdown? Dish Network Could Lose ESPN, ABC

Another Shutdown? Dish Network Could Lose ESPN, ABC | Satellite-TV | Scoop.it
Dish Network must renew its agreement to carry Walt Disney's TV programming, or its more than 14 million subscribers could lose access to ABC, ESPN and other Disney-owned channels.
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Moody’s: AutoHop may negatively impact DISH | Radio & Television Business Report

Moody’s: AutoHop may negatively impact DISH | Radio & Television Business Report | Satellite-TV | Scoop.it
Moody's Investors Service said that the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals' upholding of the prior ruling denying an injunction against DISH Network's AutoHop
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DirecTV among pay-TV distributors seeking over the top rights

DirecTV among pay-TV distributors seeking over the top rights | Satellite-TV | Scoop.it
Some of the nation's biggest pay-TV distributors are seeking to secure so-called over-the-top, or OTT, rights from programmers, according to several industry executives.
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Dish to offer free live-TV and on-demand shows on Southwest flights

Dish to offer free live-TV and on-demand shows on Southwest flights | Satellite-TV | Scoop.it
Dish Network and Southwest Airlines launched a partnership Monday that will provide passengers with free in-flight TV service and give new Dish subscribers a free airline ticket.
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DISH Network Reports First Quarter 2013 Financial Results

DISH Network Reports First Quarter 2013 Financial Results | Satellite-TV | Scoop.it
DISH Network Corporation today reported revenue totaling $3.56 billion for the quarter ending March 31, 2013 compared to $3.58 billion for the corresponding period in 2012.
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Dish Network won't back down on Hopper commercial skipper

Dish Network won't back down on Hopper commercial skipper | Satellite-TV | Scoop.it
Despite lawsuits and countersuits, Vivek Khemka says consumers love the box, which automatically zaps commercials from recorded TV shows.
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DIRECTV Management Discusses Q2 2012 Results - Earnings Call Transcript - Seeking Alpha

DIRECTV Management Discusses Q2 2012 Results - Earnings Call Transcript - Seeking Alpha | Satellite-TV | Scoop.it
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Viacom Said to Get More Than $600 Million a Year From DirecTV

Viacom Said to Get More Than $600 Million a Year From DirecTV | Satellite-TV | Scoop.it
Viacom Inc. will get more than $600 million a year from DirecTV in programming fees under their new seven-year agreement, up at least 20 percent from the previous terms, a person with direct knowledge of the matter said.
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