Softbank remains unfazed by Dish's higher competing offer to acquire Sprint.
It's a takeover that would satisfy the satellite TV company's wireless ambitions, while also squashing takeover efforts by Japan's Softbank.
Clearwire's fate is beginning to resemble a daytime soap opera.
At the D: Dive into Media conference, Dish Network Chairman Ergen compared his company to Indiana Jones movies, saying they're always getting into trouble, finding themselves in compromising situations, and eventually having everything work out in the end.
It's a good day for wireless service provider Clearwire, which currently has two lucrative offers that could make its shareholders very happy.
How bad is the spectrum crunch? Bad enough that wireless service provider rivals will make billion-dollar, last minute bids to obtain more of it.
Satellite television provider Dish Network unveiled its plans today to let subscribers start using the Dish TV service beyond the boundaries of their home.
Dish Network has won approval from the Federal Communications Commission to start using its $9 billion worth of spectrum, a move that could shake up the wireless market.
With streaming media websites like Netflix and iTunes virtually wiping out Main Street's DVD rental stores, Dish Network has found an alternative use for Blockbuster, the chain it acquired last year.
Satellite television provider Dish Network recently admitted that it may have been a bit shortsighted in its plans to transform video rental chain Blockbuster into a serious Netflix competitor.
Satellite TV service provider Dish Network officially debuted its new broadband Internet service dishNet today, giving U.S. consumers yet another way to gain high-speed access to the web.
Broadcast TV network Fox is asking U.S. courts to block certain functionality from satellite television service Dish Network's Hopper DVR box, but will it's request be granted?
Satellite television service provider Dish Network is planning to expand its business with a new nation-wide high-speed Internet service.
Dish Network customers still don’t have access to cable network AMC, following a contract dispute between the two companies, but at least they’ll be able to catch the season premiere episode of Breaking Bad on the Web.
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Subscribers of DirecTV’s satellite television service are most definitely not getting their money’s worth as of today — that is, unless you just enjoy watching ultra dramatic fights between companies.
As of midnight, 26 Viacom channels went dark on DirecTV, …
It seems that television service providers are finally coming around to the hard truth that most people avoid the long commercial breaks between programming whenever possible.
Largest U.S. satellite television provider DirecTV said today it may allow its subscribers to …
When Dish Network debuted its new “Hopper” DVR box for subscribers of its satellite television service, the assumption was that it would help grow the viewing audience — not help people avoid the insanely long commercial breaks between recorded programs.…
Netflix Chief Executive Reed Hastings is typically associated as one of the leading faces for the “cord cutting” movement, which is made up of people who canceled their expensive cable or satellite television subscriptions in favor of relying on streaming …
Satellite television provider Dish Network has Blockbuster to thank for ending a nearly two-year drought of new subscribers, according to the company’s fourth quarter earnings report.
Dish beat analysts’ estimates by adding 22,000 new subscribers and boosting earnings to $313 …
After conspicuously losing its bid to acquire T-Mobile, AT&T is still out in the cold when it comes to wireless spectrum. But a new report says the telecom company could now buy Dish Network at a considerable premium to obtain …