1. DooKey

    Sling TV is Losing Steam

    Dish Network is losing satellite TV subscribers like crazy and their Sling TV streaming service isn't making up the difference. DirecTV satellite service is losing customers as well, but their DirecTV Now streaming service is more than making up lost volume. DirecTV Now has 1.8 million...
  2. FrgMstr

    DISH Pays Up for Telemarketing

    Are you on the Do Not Call Registry? Did DISH call you anyway? You might be getting some cash if they did it to you sometime between 2010 and 2011. You can put your number in on this page to check. If you are on the list for cash, we want our cut. You can read up on the whole ordeal here...
  3. DooKey

    Cord-Cutters Hitting Satellite TV Hard

    Satellite TV providers are really feeling the pressure from cord-cutters. Their subscriptions dropped 4.7% last quarter and this is the biggest drop ever according to analyst firm Moffettnathanson. However, not all is bleak since both Dish and Directv are offering their own streaming services...
  4. R

    Dish Allocating $1 Billion to Build 5G Network

    FierceWireless spotted a recent SEC filing from dish network that states “In March 2017, we notified the FCC that we plan to deploy a next-generation 5G-capable network, focused on supporting narrowband Internet of Things (“IoT”). The first phase of our network deployment will be completed by...
  5. DooKey

    Dish Expands Alexa Support to its Joey Receivers

    Back in May, Dish became the first company to integrate Alexa for hands-free TV playback, and now they've expanded Alexa capability to their Joey receivers. If you connect a Echo device to the receiver you can now voice control all of your TVs throughout the home. Dish is hoping TV voice...
  6. R

    Dish Network Hit With $280 Million Fine

    Dish Network was ordered by U.S. District Judge Sue Myerscough to pay $280 million to the U.S and four states for using robocalls to customers on do-not-call lists in a record fine for telemarketing violations. The company has to pay $168 million to the federal government and $84 million to...