Hughes Network Systems said Monday it shipped more than 487,000 broadband satellite terminals worldwide last year, indicating that it is seeing a demand in rural markets for its new Gen4 high-speed Internet service.
DirecTV gained 100,000 net subscriber additions in the fourth quarter, CEO Mike White said at a Citi conference last week.
Dish Network complained Thursday that its Hopper DVR was dropped from CNET's "Best of CES" awards program because of a legal battle with CBS Corp., which owns the tech media publisher.
Dish Network's bid to acquire wireless broadband provider Clearwire for a deal worth $3.3 billion is likely an attempt by CEO Charlie Ergen to forge a partnership with Sprint, Wall Street analysts said Wednesday.
Dish Network launched a new version of its Hopper multiroom DVR which incorporates place-shifting technology from EchoStar's Sling Media subsidiary.
Top executives from Cox Communications and Cisco said they plan to unveil a new "second screen experience" late Monday during an event at the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas.
Dish Network said it plans to launch an app for Apple's iPad on Monday which will allow subscribers to control its Hopper multiroom DVR, and receive recommendations for programs based on real-time trends.
Cablevision is studying ways to use airplanes equipped with lasers to identify buildings within its service area, and the height of their rooftops, according to a recent patent application.
Dish Network CEO Joseph Clayton said the company is still looking for a partner to help it build a wireless broadband service using its LTE Advanced spectrum.
DirecTV said it will raise the rates on its subscription video programming packages by an average of 4.5 percent in February.