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DISH Hopper vs. DIRECTV Genie

For customers looking for the ultimate Whole-Home HD DVR experience, the DIRECTV Genie is no comparison to the Hopper by DISH. From exclusive features like PrimeTime AnytimeTM and AutoHopTM to its industry-leading 2 Terabyte hard drive, the Hopper has no match. With the Hopper, you get: More music! DISH is the exclusive TV provider of […]

NFL REDZONE vs NFL SUNDAY TICKET

Fantasy football players will be happy to know that there are two very good options for their NFL viewing pleasure on Sundays: Redzone and Sunday Ticket. DirecTV offers Sunday Ticket to their customers and Redzone comes from NFL Network. You could conceivably have both without paying too much extra, but you would only be able […]

TV Customers DO Have Choices

With all the money disputes lately between TV service providers and the companies that offer the channels – it’s the customers that are taking the hit. These battles over bucks leave the people who actually pay the money with the short end of the stick. Or in these cases – with blacked out channels. So […]

DISH Network Comes Out On Top Of DirecTV In The Pay-TV Industry

DISH Network has reported its Q1 earnings and is happy to report that it has surpassed its competitor in the Pay-TV industry, DirecTV. Looking at the two companies in terms of new subscriptions DirecTV added 81,000 subscribers but DISH Network added over 104,000. DISH made its push for the top spot when they acquired Blockbuster […]

DISH Network Execs Talk Hollywood, Premium VOD Plans Discussed

Determined to stay competitive with satellite TV provider, DirecTV, DISH Network executives are reportedly “in negotiations” with some of the top Hollywood movie studios in hopes of bringing premium video on demand (VOD) content to its subscribers. According to a recent Bloomberg article, DISH Network Executive Vice President Tom Cullen, mentioned a deal that the satellite TV company […]

Watch Super Bowl XLV and the Other Bowls You May Not Have Heard About on DISH Network

As chips and dips fly off grocery store shelves and man caves resume full preparation mode, the countdown for Super Bowl XLV comes down to the wire just two days before the big game. DISH Network will not only air Sunday’s biggest game in the NFL season, but there are many other bowl games on television this weekend that viewers […]