• DISH Network™ Announces TV Guide Channel’s New Interactive TV Functionality with Gemstar-TV Guide and Ensequence; New ITV Service Provides Interactive Expert TV Recommendations While Facilitating Pay-Per-View Ordering and Digital Recording Services EchoStar Communications Corporation (NASDAQ: DISH) and its DISH Network™ satellite TV service; Gemstar-TV Guide International (NASDAQ: GMST), a leading media, entertainment...

  • First of Its Kind Partnership Will Deliver More Relevant Ads to EchoStar’s Millions of Subscribers EchoStar Communications Corporation (NASDAQ:DISH) and Google (NASDAQ:GOOG) announced today that the companies have entered into a partnership agreement to introduce the first automated system for buying, selling, delivering and measuring television ads on EchoStar DISH Network’s 125...

  • EchoStar and DIRECTV Joint Statement EchoStar Satellite L.L.C. and DIRECTV jointly announce that they have settled certain litigations pending between them in the federal district courts in California and New York regarding the use of each others’ trademarks as keywords to trigger sponsored links on Internet searches such as Google Adwords and...

  • The Sopranos on A&E HD Now Available to DISH Network Customers EchoStar Communications Corporation (Nasdaq: DISH) and its DISH Network™ satellite TV service today announced the launch of A&E HD, a high definition simulcast of the network’s blockbuster lineup. “The exciting addition of A&E HD helps further complement DISH Network’s industry-leading suite...

  • DIRECTV to Launch World’s First Fully Integrated, Portable Satellite and TV System – DIRECTV Sat-Go Going where no other television service provider has gone before, DIRECTV, the nation’s leading digital satellite television service, is introducing the world’s first fully-integrated, portable satellite and TV system – DIRECTV Sat-Go (Satellite-To-Go). This new product, created...

  • DIRECTV, the nation’s leading satellite television service provider, is hailing 2007 as the “Year of HD” with the planned launch and carriage of 100 national high-definition (HD) channels. With this substantial HD muscle, DIRECTV will offer three-times more HD programming than any other multi-channel distributor, with the majority of these channels launching...

  • Pay-Per-View and Video On Demand Movies Now Available on DISH Network EchoStar Communications Corporation (NASDAQ: DISH) and its DISH Network™ satellite TV service today announced an agreement with New Line Cinema to carry the studio’s current and catalog titles on its Video On Demand platform, DISH On Demand, as well as Pay-Per-View...

  • Satellite to Provide Back-Up and Ensure Continued Quality and Availability of Services; Expands DIRECTV Fleet to Nine Spacecraft DIRECTV continued to fortify its satellite fleet with the successful launch today of DIRECTV 9S, a high-powered, spot-beam satellite that will provide back-up capacity and ensure continuous, reliable service for DIRECTV customers. The spacecraft...

  • EchoStar Communications Corporation (Nasdaq:DISH) announced today that it has settled its nine year litigation with the ABC, NBC, CBS and Fox Affiliate Associations. Under terms of the settlement, EchoStar agreed to expand its industry leading local network channel by satellite service from approximately 165 markets, to 175 markets by the end of...

  • DISH Network™ & Warner Bros. Home Entertainment Group Sign Video On Demand Movie Deal; Video On Demand and Pay-Per-View Movies Now Available on DISH Network EchoStar Communications Corporation (NASDAQ:DISH) and its DISH Network™ satellite TV service today announced an agreement with Warner Bros. Home Entertainment Group to carry the studio’s current and...

  • Food Network HD Now Available to DISH Network Customers ENGLEWOOD, Colo. & NEW YORK–Aug. 17, 2006–EchoStar Communications Corporation (Nasdaq:DISH) and its DISH Network satellite TV service today announced the launch of Food Network HD. This addition brings DISH Network’s total national HD channel lineup to 30 channels — the most comprehensive in...

  • HD Local Channels Now Available in Albuquerque, Atlanta, Boston, Minneapolis, Philadelphia, Salt Lake City and Washington, D.C. EchoStar Communications Corporation (NASDAQ: DISH) and its DISH Network™ satellite TV service announced today it will launch local high definition TV channels via its satellite TV service to customers in the following seven cities including:...

  • Local HD Markets Will Total 36, Representing More Than 58 Percent of U.S. Television Homes Continuing to widely expand its local high-definition (HD) programming services, DIRECTV, Inc. (NYSE: DTV), the nation’s leading digital television service provider, today named the next 24 U.S. markets that will receive local HD programming. Beginning in April...

  • DIRECTV Customers will have Access to a Variety of Interactive Olympic Features More Than 100 Hours of HD Olympic Programming from Universal HD, Up to 200 Hours of NBC Coverage in HD and More Than 15 Hours of On Demand Programming for DIRECTV DVRs To celebrate the 2006 Olympic Winter Games in...

  • LYRA PERSONAL MULTIMEDIA RECORDER TO FEATURE HIGH-SPEED, SECURE DIRECTV SATELLITE VIDEO DOWNLOADS New Hard-Drive Personal Multimedia Recorder from RCA Also Delivers Favorite Subscription Music LAS VEGAS, January 5, 2006 — At the 2006 Consumer Electronics Show, Thomson today introduced the LYRA X3000 Personal Multimedia Recorder, a stunning handheld multipurpose device that will...

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  • Three Handheld Styles Play Music, Store Photos, and Display TV Entertainment, Anywhere ENGLEWOOD, Colo, Oct. 11, 2005...