Monthly Archives: December 2008

Countdown to Darkness for Time Warner

5…4…3…2…What? Why’d my TV black out? Oh it’s because Viacom and Time Warner feuding and we get to pay for it? Yep, through your wallet and through blacked out programming. Looks like it’s time to switch to satellite. Sorry Time Warner you just raised my monthly bill and now you’re letting 19 channels go black. […]

DISH Network Free Programming

Watch channels that you might not have, for FREE – all month long. Showing in December (12/3/08-1/7/09) Each month DISH Network offers a look in to some of its finest programming. This month on DISH, check out THE SCIENCE CHANNEL, THE BIOGRAPGHY CHANNEL, and FINE LIVING NETWORK. These channels are always available to customers subscribing […]

UFC 92: The Ultimate 2008 on DISH Network

Live Saturday, December 27, 2008 at 10PM ET/7 PM PT Standard Definition: Channels 455/472 Price: $44.95 High Definition: Channel 539 Price: $54.95 It´s the ultimate event of the year with the original Ultimate Fighter, Forrest Griffin, defending his title against “Sugar” Rashad Evans. Then the Ultimate Fighter coaches face off as Interim World Heavyweight Champion, […]

International Programming Updates on DISH Network

Now available on DISH Network NEW: Greek-language packages, a French 3A TELESUD channel, Hindi-language packages and a new channel to our Russian Mega Pack programming package. See below for more details. GREEK Effective now DISH’s Greek-language Antenna Plus ERT programming package will be renamed Greek Elite Pack and they will add three audio channels. For […]

Canal SUR/DISH Network 2009 Sweepstakes!

Consumers May Enter for a Chance to Win $10,000! Canal Sur and DISH Network are offering a new sweepstakes! Eligible individuals who enter the “Canal SUR/DISH Network a Better 2009 Sweepstakes” have a chance to win the grand prize of $10,000 or the first prize of $5,000! No purchase is necessary to win. Void where […]

OUTDOOR Channel on DISH Network

Love the outdoors? Love the outdoors so much you need to surround yourself with the outdoors even when you are indoors? Well then, today’s your lucking day. Whether you’re into Hunting, Fishing, Shooting, Off-Roading, Outdoor Adventuring or all of the above, the OUTDOOR Channel had got what you need. When you can’t be out in […]

New Italian-Language Channel RAI News 24 Launched on DISH Network

DISH Network is pleased to announce that the Italian-language channel RAI News 24 has been launched in the Panorama Italiano programming package at no additional cost effective December 15, 2008. RAI News 24 – A 24-hour news channel with 15-minute news bulletins every half-hour, offering close journalistic examinations on general news, as well as programs […]

How to Set Your Remote’s Parental Controls

DISH Network allows you to get control over what your children are watching! Now you can have peace of mind by making sure you approve of the programming being watched in your home. At DISH Network, we continue to offer the Parental Controls and System Locks feature on off of our satellite receivers. Easily manage […]


NHL Center Ice Get a front-row seat to your favorite team. No matter where you live, watching NHL Center Ice is the ONLY way to see your favorite teams and players. So this season, don’t miss your chance to make every game a home game. The NHL Center Ice package includes: The NHL Network: The […]