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TiVo banks on Roamio DVRs to battle Dish Hopper, DirecTV Genie

TiVo said Tuesday that it will soon begin selling three new DVRs capable of streaming programming to TVs and Apple's iPad and iPhone.

DirecTV, Time Warner Cable, Dish agree to launch FS1

Fox Networks said Thursday that it has struck distribution deals for new national sports network FS1 with all major distributors, including Time Warner Cable, DirecTV and Dish Network.

Comcast pulls RFD-TV from systems in Colorado, New Mexico

RFD-TV kicked off an ad campaign promoting Dish Network after Comcast dropped the rural network Tuesday from its cable systems in Colorado and New Mexico.

Fox pushing DirecTV, Time Warner Cable, Dish to carry FS1

Fox Sports boasted in March that new national sports network Fox Sports 1 would count 90 million subscribers when it launches on Aug. 17. But four days before its debut, it still lacks carriage deals with DirecTV, Time Warner Cable, Dish Network and Bright House Networks.

Arbitrators reject Dish Network's bid for.direct top-level domain

Dish Network won't be able to use the.direct domain name to market TV Everywhere services and other products after the World Intellectual Property Organization found it could confuse customers of satellite rival DirecTV.

Sapan: AMC contract talks could spark 'disruptions' for 2 small cable operators

AMC Networks may pull AMC, WE tv, IFC and Sundance Channel from two smaller cable operators if they don't agree to a rate increase, CEO Josh Sapan warned Thursday.

Ergen: Cable consolidation could spark Dish merger with DirecTV

Regulators may be more receptive to the idea of Dish Network merging with rival DirecTV if there is a new wave of consolidation involving cable MSOs, Dish chairman Charlie Ergen told analysts Tuesday.

Dish drops 78K subs in Q2 as churn rate increases to 1.67%

Dish Network lost 78,000 net subscribers in the second quarter, and it blamed an increased churn rate on aggressive discounts from pay TV rivals coupled with its own rate increases.

Fox loses appeal in Dish-Hopper lawsuit

Dish Network scored another legal victory for its Hopper multi-room DVR after the 9 th  Circuit Court of Appeals rejected a request from 20 th  Century Fox to overturn a lower court's decision.

Dish Network teams with Claro to challenge Liberty Global in Puerto Rico

Dish Network said it struck a deal with Claro, the biggest telecom provider in Puerto Rico, to jointly market bundles of satellite TV, high-speed Internet and voice service.
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