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  1. Dish Loses Fewer Subs, Boosts Financials in Second Quarter

    3:15 am 8/6/2014

    The satellite TV giant, led by chairman Charlie Ergen, swung to a second-quarter profit.Read more

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  2. New A+E Networks-Dish Deal Includes Over-the-Top Streaming Rights

    8:36 am 8/5/2014

    The new OTT rights will give customers access to content through a "future multistream subscription service of linear and video-on-demand content."Read more

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  3. Dish Network to Accept Bitcoin Payments

    5:06 am 5/29/2014

    The satellite TV giant, led by chairman Charlie Ergen and CEO Joe Clayton, will start allowing subscribers to use the controversial virtual currency for one-time payments online.Read more

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  4. The Sanctity of Hollywood's Windowing System Tested in Legal Battle

    11:09 am 5/20/2014

    An FX Networks lawsuit against Dish Network, for interfering with contracts with Disney and Sony and devaluing blockbuster movies by tens of millions of dollars, could be headed to trial this October.Read more

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  5. Dish Adds Subs in First Quarter, Earnings Drop

    2:01 am 5/8/2014

    UPDATED: The satellite TV giant, led by chairman Charlie Ergen, reported higher quarterly revenue.Read more

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  6. DirecTV, Dish Network Shares Advance 6 Percent on Merger Speculation

    2:47 pm 3/26/2014

    Dish chairman Charlie Ergen reportedly met with DirecTV CEO Mike White in February.Read more

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  7. Les Moonves Predicts Comcast-Time Warner Cable Merger Will Be Approved, Talks Disney-Dish Deal

    1:50 pm 3/4/2014

    Speaking at a Morgan Stanley conference in San Francisco, the CBS CEO said that the terms the Mouse House agreed to with the satellite provider were "not quite enough for us" and shared his thoughts about Netflix and Amazon.Read more

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  8. Dish Network and Disney Reach Retrans Deal Over Ad-Skipping Hopper

    4:37 pm 3/3/2014

    Under the new agreement, the satellite service's commercial-avoiding DVR will be disabled on ABC and ESPN shows until three days after broadcast -- the period when the networks sell advertising.Read more

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  9. Dish Networks Fights Dennis Hopper Estate Over 'Hopper' Name

    1:06 pm 2/21/2014

    The satellite TV giant warns of consumer confusion between the ad-skipping DVR and a dead celebrity.Read more

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  10. Dish Fourth-Quarter Earnings Rise, Sub Growth Slows

    12:59 am 2/21/2014

    UPDATED: Chairman Charlie Ergen says if the Comcast-Time Warner Cable merger happens it would cause a "seismic shift across our industry in ways we can't predict today."Read more

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