Monthly Archives: October 2008

Election News on DISH Network

Through November 7th, DISH Network has added six 24-hour news channels to our interactive TV application (iTV) mosaic feature on channel 100. These six channels will simultaneously air 24- hours a day during the 2008 election timeframe. The following six networks will be shown on channel 100 (regular channel numbers for each news channel are […]

Shopping at home with DISH Network

Now you can add your remote control to the list of ways to buy things from home. No more calling in and waiting on hold, no more fumbling around for your credit card info online, now you just sit back on your couch and click what you want thanks to the Home Shopping Network Interactive. […]

DISH Network Local HD- Jefferson City and Des Moines

HD Local Network Programming Launching in Columbia-Jefferson City, MO DMA and the Des Moines-Ames, Iowa DMA DISH Network will offer high-definition (“HD”) local network programming in the Columbia-Jefferson City, Missouri DMA and the Des Moines-Ames, Iowa DMA. Just in time for the new fall season, customers will have the opportunity to enjoy programs such as […]

DISH Network Expands MPEG-4 Advanced Delivery System to Reach 32 Markets

ENGLEWOOD, Colo., Oct 15, 2008 /PRNewswire-FirstCall via COMTEX News Network/ — DISH Network Corporation (Nasdaq: DISH), the nation’s third largest pay-TV provider and the digital television leader, today announced it will begin transmitting the industry’s most advanced MPEG-4 delivery system to consumers in 11 additional markets in the eastern half of the United States. Now, […]

Fox Sports Espanol Previews MLB Finals on Dish Network in Puerto Rico

ENGLEWOOD, Colo., Oct 10, 2008 /PRNewswire-FirstCall via COMTEX News Network/ — DISH Network Corporation (Nasdaq: DISH), the nation’s third largest pay-TV provider, today announced that residents of the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico who subscribe to DISH Network’s America’s Top 100 and higher English language programming package will be able to view the National League Championship […]

South Asian Movie Channels Now Discounted On DISH

On October 8, 2008 DISH Network customers may add one or more of the following South Asian movie channels at the discounted price of $9.99/mo. each when also subscribing to Pak Mega Pack: B4U Movies, SET Max, and/or Zee Cinema. B4U Movies – 24-hour channel dedicated to South Asian movies and music. It features blockbuster […]

“La Academia” Exclusively on DISH Network!

If you ask, you shall receive – starting September 17, 2008, DISH Network is offering exclusive Pay-Per-View (PPV) coverage of the sixth and final season of the hit Mexican reality competition show “La Academia.” For only $14.99, DISH Network subscribers can get a full season of the most complete, behind-the-scenes coverage of this exciting contest. […]