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Broadcaster: Decision to pull stations from Dish not related to Hopper ad-skipping DVR

While Dish Network (Nasdaq: DISH) is suggesting that Hoak Media pulled 14 TV stations from its subscribers Wednesday to protest the ad-skipping technology in its new multi-room DVR, the broadcaster...

Dish confirms plans to market 'Dish Smart Home Services' to subscribers

Dish Network (Nasdaq: DISH) plans market home-automation services to subscribers under the "Dish Smart Home Services" brand, spokesman Aaron Johnson told FierceCable. Last month, Dish filed...

Dish Network wins ruling in Auto Hop dispute

Dish Network (Nasdaq: DISH) scored an early victory in its dispute with Fox and other broadcasters attempting to kill its Auto Hop ad skipping technology, with a federal judge in New York issuing a

Networks sue Dish Network to block AutoHop commercial skipper

Two weeks after Dish (Nasdaq: DISH) unveiled an AutoHop feature for its Hopper multiroom DVR that automatically removes all commercials from primetime programming on the Big Four networks, Fox, CBS

Dish Network teams with Roku to distribute international programming

Dish Network (Nasdaq: DISH) struck a deal with Roku that lets the satellite TV provider distribute foreign language channels that are part of its DishWorld service through Roku's Internet video

Set-tops will become extinct, Time Warner Cable CEO Britt says

BOSTON--Cable set-tops will become extinct, and eventually be replaced by smart TVs and other IP-connected devices such as gaming consoles, Time Warner Cable (NYSE: TWC) CEO Glenn Britt told

Satellite TV industry sees trouble in FCC's OTARD antenna regulation

Hoping to avert "disastrous results" for the video marketplace, titans in the satellite TV space are asking federal regulators to broaden consumers' rights to install satellite dishes other

Dish says it can't launch broadband wireless network until 2016

Charlie Ergen's Dish Network (Nasdaq: DISH) told the FCC that it wouldn't be able to launch its proposed broadband wireless network until 2016 or later, or about 12 months longer than the FCC's

Brian Roberts tops list of highest paid cable CEOs

In today's spotlight, FierceCable tracks the highest paid CEOs at publicly traded cable MSOs and satellite TV providers. Even though Comcast CEO Brian Roberts took a 13 percent cut in total

NBC, Fox execs rip Dish's 'Auto Hop' commercial skipper

Dish Network's (Nasdaq: DISH) move to make it easier for subscribers to use a its new multiroom DVR to avoid watching commercials in primetime shows from the Big Four broadcast networks has drawn