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Dish CEO on Hopper: ‘I Don’t Want to Kill Ads’

"I also don't want to put my head in the sand," said Charlie Ergen at the D: Dive Into Media conference.

Blockbuster UK Seeks Insolvency Protection, Buyer

The DVD and video game rental firm, which has faced competition from online entertainment providers, follows music and film retailer HMV into administration.

Online Movie Start-up Prescreen Adds Blockbuster, IM Global Execs as Advisory Board Members

??IM founder and CEO Stuart Ford and the rental firm's Tim Wesley will advise the recently launched distribution and marketing platform.??

Redbox, Blockbuster Oppose Warner Bros. Plan to Delay New DVD Rentals for Eight Weeks

Netflix is going along with the new plan, with one analyst saying that the online streaming firm is "really not focused on new releases."

Warner Bros. Doubles Delay on Netflix, Redbox DVD Rentals to 56 Days

The change is part of Hollywood studios' effort to support DVD sales.

Warner Bros. Keeps Latest Films from Dish’s Blockbuster Amid Window Dispute

Blockbuster has bought DVDs of "Horrible Bosses" and "Green Lantern" on the open market as Warner is looking to expand 28-day release windows in place with such companies as Netflix and Redbox.

Dish Network and Blockbuster Will Combine Their Wares

The new product, dubbed Blockbuster Movie Pass, includes DVDs, video games and unlimited streaming, but is only available to Dish subscribers.

Dish Network Planning to Launch Blockbuster-Based Netflix Rival

UPDATED: The country's second largest satellite TV provider looks to go head-to-head with the bruised Netflix.

Netflix Price Increases Take Effect Thursday

Customers who use streaming video and get DVDs by mail may see 60 percent price hikes.

Analysts See Latest Clues for Dish Network Online Video, Broadband Services

"There is clearly an over-the-top service on the horizon" that would use Blockbuster content and compete with Netflix, says Wells Fargo's Marci Ryvicker after a Monday filing with the FCC.

Dish-Owned Blockbuster Will Keep More Than 1,500 Stores Open

The video rental company in recent months worked to reach agreements with landlords that make financial sense for the company.

Redbox President Mitch Lowe to Depart

The DVD rental kiosk operator said it has launched an external search for a successor as parent company Coinstar pre-announced quarterly results that came in below expectations and its stock dropped…