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TiVo, Microsoft agree to dismiss patent litigation

Microsoft (Nasdaq: MSFT) and TiVo (Nasdaq: TIVO) have ended a slap-fight over DVR-related patents that began a few years ago when TiVo sued AT&T (NYSE: T) for patent infringement, and attack-dog

Dish Network rolls Hopper multiroom DVR

Dish Network (Nasdaq: DISH) is beginning to install its new Hopper multiroom DVR in subscriber homes. Containing a 2 TB hard drive and three tuners, the DVR can record up to six programs

Intel joins Apple, Google, Microsoft in weighing online TV play

The latest name in the ongoing rumors that the dawn of virtual cable operators is just around the corner is a familiar one: Intel Corp. (Nasdaq: INTC). The Wall Street Journal is reporting that the

Dish settles retransmission dispute in Texas; Time Warner-KRIS spat nears 3-month mark

Nine days after a Texas broadcaster pulled two Fox affiliates from Dish Network (Nasdaq: DISH), the company struck a deal Thursday that allowed it to restore the feeds for stations in Abilene and San

DirecTV teams with Pandora to offer subscribers personalized radio channels

DirecTV (Nasdaq: DTV) struck a deal with Pandora which will allow the top satellite TV provider to offer subscribers the ability to create personalized Internet radio channels. The move, announced

FCC ruling delays Dish's broadband wireless plans

The FCC denied a request from Dish Network (Nasdaq: DISH) for a waiver that would allow it to use wireless broadband spectrum it acquired from TerresStar Networks and DBSD North America to launch

DirecTV hires Charlie Sheen to star in 'Get rid of cable' ad

DirecTV (Nasdaq: DTV) hired controversial actor Charlie Sheen to star in its latest "Get rid of cable" commercial, warning viewers in the humorous ad that watching cable TV could see them end up

Dish's LTE network to sit on the launch pad till year-end

Dish Network won't be launching an LTE network anytime soon. The FCC last Friday rejected Dish's request for a necessary waiver that would allow it to use its 2 GHz S-Band spectrum for terrestrial

Ergen: Dish has 80% chance of succeeding with broadband wireless; FCC has hand on 'self destruct button'

Dish Network (Nasdaq: DISH) chairman Charlie Ergen said Thursday that he thinks Dish has an 80 percent chance of successfully launching a broadband wireless and phone business, noting that the FCC

Dish Network picks up 22,000 subscribers in Q4 2011

Dish Network (Nasdaq: DISH) said Thursday that it picked up 22,000 net new customers during the fourth quarter, after losing 111,000 subscribers during Q3. It ended the year with 13.967 million