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  1. Dish Network Makes $25.5 Billion Bid for Wireless Company Sprint

    3:40 am 4/15/2013

    UPDATED: The satellite TV giant, led by chairman Charlie Ergen, is looking to acquire the third-largest U.S. wireless firm to provide "rich content everywhere, all the time."Read more

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  2. TV Broadcasters Looking Into Aereo-Dish Network Discussions

    11:58 am 4/3/2013

    Dish Network is looking to quash a subpoena. In a court filing, the company says that TV networks aren't entitled to learn whether it has plans to incorporate Aereo technology.Read more

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  3. Dish Network's Charlie Ergen Is the Most Hated Man in Hollywood

    11:00 pm 4/2/2013

    His company has been labeled the "worst place to work in America," he's being sued by all four networks, and his ad-skipping Hopper could decimate TV industry economics as THR examines the troubling potential outcome of the entertainment business' ugliest fight.Read more

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  4. Dish Network Responds to Fox's Latest Attempt Shut Down Its Hopper

    12:35 pm 3/18/2013

    It's too late to object to TV space-shifting technology, says the defendant.Read more

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  5. U.S. Pay-TV Subscriber Numbers Up for 2012, Fourth Quarter

    11:30 am 3/6/2013

    CEOs have continued to shrug off suggestions of major cord cutting or shaving.Read more

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  6. Fox Asks Judge to Stop Dish's New Ad-Skipper (Exclusive)

    3:35 pm 2/21/2013

    UPDATED: Six weeks after Dish adds place-shifting to its Hopper service, now called "Dish Anywhere," Fox files new court papers in another attempt at an injunction.Read more

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  7. Dish's Joe Clayton on Upcoming Disney Negotiations: 'Normally, Greed Prevails'

    9:41 am 2/20/2013

    Despite legal animosity between Dish and Disney's ABC/ESPN, the satellite TV giant says it is hopeful about new carriage agreements. "Our checks are pretty big," says chairman Charlie Ergen.Read more

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  8. Dish Posts Lower Fourth-Quarter Financials, Adds Subs

    3:28 am 2/20/2013

    The satellite TV giant said higher programming costs and litigation costs affected results for its latest quarter and year.Read more

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  9. Dish-ESPN Trial Offers a Rare Inside Look at TV Dealmaking

    8:30 am 2/19/2013

    The satellite provider seeks $150 million from the cable net as the current eight-year licensing deal is set to expire in September. Read more

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  10. Dish Network to Write Down $46 million for Blockbuster U.K.

    8:42 am 2/15/2013

    Great Britain administrators are charged with the task of liquidating the asset.Read more

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