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  1. Shareholders Sue Dish, Charlie Ergen Over $2.2 Billion Spectrum Bid

    7:10 pm 9/26/2013

    The lawsuit alleges the the chairman personally bid $2 billion on bankrupt broadband provider LightSquared knowing he'd profit handsomely if Dish outbid him -- which it did.Read more

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  2. DirecTV CEO: Pay TV Consolidation Would Help Consumers, Competition

    7:50 am 9/25/2013

    UPDATED: Mike White at a Goldman Sachs conference explains why he bid for Hulu and also says his company is looking at possible over-the-top offerings.Read more

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  3. TiVo CEO Slams Dish, DirecTV and Major Cable as Providing Inferior DVRs

    1:56 pm 9/24/2013

    “Even though they have the scale and they have the resources, it may not be in their DNA to actually be leading innovators,” Tom Rogers said at the Goldman Sachs Communacopia Conference.Read more

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  4. Will Dish Network Dare to Drop ESPN? (Analysis)

    4:50 pm 9/18/2013

    As tense talks head toward a Sept. 30 deadline, big questions remain about the cost of sports programming.Read more

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  5. Dish Loses More Subs in Second Quarter, Swings to Loss

    2:38 am 8/6/2013

    UPDATED: "You have a general kind of momentum, gravity, toward consolidation, in part because the programming partners have gotten so powerful that their rates are going up four or five times the rate of inflation," chairman Charlie Ergen told analysts.Read more

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  6. Aereo Counsel in NY Cites California Dish 'Hopper' Ad-Skipper Decision

    5:00 am 7/29/2013

    The Dish case offers something to counsel in the Aereo and Aereokiller cases – and a gloomy portent for broadcasters.Read more

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  7. Al Jazeera America: Can Oil Money Buy Relevance for the Controversial Network?

    5:00 am 7/18/2013

    With a half-billion-dollar price tag and boldface talent like Soledad O'Brien, the network races toward its launch -- but big questions remain.Read more

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  8. Sun Valley: Liberty's John Malone Urges DirecTV-Dish Network Merger

    9:35 am 7/11/2013

    The satellite supporter wants one giant instead of two.Read more

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  9. Hollywood Docket: Interns v. Fox; 'Doing Paula Deen'; Will.I.Am's Trademarks

    6:19 am 6/28/2013

    A roundup of entertainment law news including a couple of odd moments from a hearing where TV broadcasters pushed Dish Network to hand over documents related to Aereo.Read more

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  10. Justice Department Probing Internet TV Interference (Report)

    7:32 am 6/13/2013

    Pay-TV operators like Time Warner are said to be offering incentives so that Intel doesn't get content.Read more

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