Dish Network Corp.
Dish Network and Sinclair Broadcast Group, one of the largest TV broadcasters in the U.S., said Wednesday they’ve agreed on the outline of a new contract, one day after Sinclair’s channels went dark for Dish customers.
The Federal Communications Commission said Monday that Dish Network Corp. can’t apply $3.3 billion in small-business credits toward the purchase of airwaves it gained in a government auction.
Dish Network and Sinclair Broadcast Group have reached an agreement extending their contract, enabling the satellite TV provider to broadcast Sinclair’s local channels and averting a possible blackout.
Satellite television provider Dish Network said Monday that it continued losing subscribers in the first quarter, though its net income doubled.
Satellite TV provider Dish Network Corp. reported a second-quarter profit on Wednesday after posting a loss in the same period a year ago. The company’s results missed analysts’ expectations.
Dish Network Corp. says it will become the largest company yet to accept payment in bitcoin.
The final curtain is falling on the remaining Blockbuster video-rental stores that Dish Network Corp. runs in the U.S.
EchoStar Corp., which sells set-top boxes and also provides satellite services to Dish Network Corp., said Tuesday that it lost $9.8 million in the second quarter.
Blockbuster is moving its worldwide headquarters from McKinney, Texas, to Douglas County, Colorado.