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Court ignores Fox's Aereo argument, rejects request to stop Dish Anywhere

Fox had cited the Supreme Court's ruling against online TV provider Aereo in its effort to get an injection against Dish Network's place shifting service. But an appeals court upheld a U.S. District Court judge's rejection of that request.

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Today Aereo, tomorrow Dish? Broadcasters hope for a slippery slope

Fox is fighting in court with Dish over the latter's Dish Anywhere service, and the TV network thinks the Supreme Court's ruling against Aereo gives it fresh ammo.

Bitcoin and other currency

Soon you'll be able to pay your Dish TV bill with Bitcoin

Because that's what everyone has been asking for, right?

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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.

Blockbuster

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.