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Report: T-Mobile or Dish increasingly likely to swallow Leap Wireless

With its integration of MetroPCS' assets proceeding smoothly, is T-Mobile US gearing up to acquire yet another regional operator, such as Leap Wireless?

Dish Network lands Southwest Airlines marketing deal

Dish Network is turning to the skies to sell its Hopper DVR, signing a marketing deal with Southwest Airlines which will allow airline passengers to watch 75 live TV channels and on-demand programs using Apple's iPad and iPhone.

DirecTV joins Dish, cable operators in carrying Invicta women's MMA event on PPV

DirecTV said it agreed to carry a July 13 women's mixed martial arts pay-per-view event from Invicta Fighting Championships.

Cablevision reportedly lays off employees at OMGFAST unit

Cablevision officials declined to comment Monday on a report that it has cut some employees at its OMGFAST wireless broadband subsidiary in Florida.

Dish Network faces potential retrans blackout in 16 Media General markets

Dish Network said Media General is threatening to pull 17 TV stations in 16 markets unless it agrees to pay increased retransmission-consent fees by June 30.

Dish Network drops bid for Clearwire

Dish Network pulled its offer of $4.40 per share to acquire Clearwire, clearing the way for majority owner Sprint to take control of the broadband wireless provider.

Cox expanding hotel Wi-Fi service to cable systems nationwide

Cox Communications said it will soon expand the Hospitality Wi-Fi service it offers hotels to its cable systems nationwide.

Dish Network challenges Comcast, DirecTV with launch of SMARTbox hotel and hospitality product

Dish Network said Monday that it is expanding into the hotel entertainment and hospitality sector, launching a product called SMARTbox that can deliver 96 high-definition networks.

Dish rips Sprint for attempting to block Clearwire acquisition

Dish Network executives have criticized Sprint for filing a lawsuit aimed at blocking it from acquiring broadband wireless provider Clearwire.

As DirecTV plays damage control, Dish Network waives fees for subscribers impacted by Colorado wildfires

Dish Network said Friday that it will waive fees for lost or damaged equipment to satellite TV subscribers impacted by wildfires in Colorado.