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Dish sacrifices Hopper's ad-skipping to stream Disney channels over the Web

What does Dish plan to do with its nifty new live-streaming capabilities?

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Dish expands Hopper's reach beyond your living room

The satellite TV maker unveiled a slew of add-ons to its set-top box DVR, aimed at letting you watch your favorite TV shows just about anywhere.

Dish expanding offline DVR viewing to iOS, Android apps

You'll have to jump through some hoops to make it work, but an update to Dish's iOS and Android apps will let you view shows stored on your DVR when you're out and about.

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Blockbuster's last U.S. stores to close in January

Parent company Dish Network says it will use the Blockbuster brand for other video services.

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Dish is likely eyeing new acquisitions after losing Sprint

As the dust settles after SoftBank's $21.6 billion acquisition of Sprint, losing bidder Dish Network may be just getting started at stirring up the U.S. mobile industry.

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Dish Network wants users to move beyond scrolling through channel guides to find good TV

Dish Network moves beyond its traditional channel guide to app-based program selection via its Hopper DVR.

Dish drops bid for Clearwire, ending brutal bidding war

Dish Network drops its offer to buy Clearwire, probably clearing the path for a strengthened Sprint Nextel to complete its takeover of the struggling but spectrum-rich mobile operator.

Dish won't make new bid for Sprint, clearing path for SoftBank

Dish Network won't try to beat SoftBank's $21.6 billion bid for Sprint Nextel, apparently clearing the way for the Japanese service provider to buy Sprint.

Dish Network offers $25.5 billion to acquire Sprint Nextel

Dish Network has made a $25.5 billion bid to acquire wireless operator Sprint Nextel, hoping to edge out a rival bid from Japanese operator SoftBank.

Dish Network's Hopper with Sling now available, combines ad-skipping and streaming

Dish Network's Hopper with Sling, a set-top box that can skip recorded ads and stream live video to other devices, is now available to Dish subscribers