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Investopedia
Sling TV Adds Viacom Channels to Streaming Service (DISH, VIA)to continue with us on our journey as we work to deliver the best, most innovat
Sling TV Adds Viacom Channels to Streaming Service (DISH, VIA)
Investopedia / Posted 2 days ago
to continue with us on our journey as we work to deliver the best, most innovative television services available,” said Charlie Ergen, DISH chairman, and CEO in a press release. “This creative, bold and consumer-friendly approach extends a... Read more
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Investopedia
Netflix Stock: Analyzing 3 Key Customers (NFLX)million members in over 190 countries. In 2015, the company brought in $6.8 bil
Netflix Stock: Analyzing 3 Key Customers (NFLX)
Investopedia / Posted 4 days ago
million members in over 190 countries. In 2015, the company brought in $6.8 billion in revenue. DISH Network Corporation Charlie Ergen founded DISH Network Corporation (NASDAQ: DISH) in 1980. Headquartered in Englewood, Colorado, the $21.5... Read more
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Zero Hedge
CEOs Are Hopeful But "Looking For A Macro Curveball"you’re trying to show some number to Wall Street, but at the end of the day it
CEOs Are Hopeful But "Looking For A Macro Curveball"
Zero Hedge / Posted 11 days ago
you’re trying to show some number to Wall Street, but at the end of the day it hurts you long term financially.” —Dish CEO Charlie Ergen (Satellite Television) Laziness can help create an effective moat “Our biggest enemy is inertia. The issue is... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
What Investors Might Have Missed in the Stock Market This WeekViacom was asking for far too much with its dollar increases. That all came to
What Investors Might Have Missed in the Stock Market This Week
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 11 days ago
Viacom was asking for far too much with its dollar increases. That all came to a close Thursday when DISH Chairman and CEO Charlie Ergen announced a deal had been reached. Ergen noted the agreement extends a nearly 20 year relationship, and said,... Read more
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11d
FOX Business
What Investors Might Have Missed in the Stock Market This Weektoo much with its dollar increases. IMAGE SOURCE: VIACOM. That all came to a
What Investors Might Have Missed in the Stock Market This Week
FOX Business / Posted 11 days ago
too much with its dollar increases. IMAGE SOURCE: VIACOM. That all came to a close Thursday when DISH Chairman and CEO Charlie Ergen announced a deal had been reached. Ergen noted the agreement extends a nearly 20 year relationship, and said,... Read more
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11d
FOX Business
What Investors Might Have Missed in the Stock Market This Weekincreases. Continue Reading Below IMAGE SOURCE: VIACOM. That all came to a c
What Investors Might Have Missed in the Stock Market This Week
FOX Business / Posted 11 days ago
increases. Continue Reading Below IMAGE SOURCE: VIACOM. That all came to a close Thursday when DISH Chairman and CEO Charlie Ergen announced a deal had been reached. Ergen noted the agreement extends a nearly 20 year relationship, and said,... Read more
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TechCrunch
Streaming service Sling TV will add MTV, Comedy Central, Nick Jr & more, following Viacom dealPresident and CEO Philippe Dauman in a statement. “We appreciate Viacom’s will
Streaming service Sling TV will add MTV, Comedy Central, Nick Jr & more, following Viacom deal
TechCrunch / Posted 12 days ago
President and CEO Philippe Dauman in a statement. “We appreciate Viacom’s willingness to continue with us on our journey as we work to deliver the best, most innovative television services available,” added Charlie Ergen, Dish’s Chairman a... Read more
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TechCrunch
Streaming service Sling TV will add MTV, Comedy Central, Nick Jr & more, following Viacom dealPresident, and CEO Philippe Dauman in a statement. “We appreciate Viacom’s wil
Streaming service Sling TV will add MTV, Comedy Central, Nick Jr & more, following Viacom deal
TechCrunch / Posted 12 days ago
President, and CEO Philippe Dauman in a statement. “We appreciate Viacom’s willingness to continue with us on our journey as we work to deliver the best, most innovative television services available,” added Charlie Ergen, Dish’s chairman an... Read more
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The Columbian
Dish, Viacom avert blackout with new programming dealat risk in future negotiations if it doesn’t improve the performance of some of
Dish, Viacom avert blackout with new programming deal
The Columbian / Posted 12 days ago
at risk in future negotiations if it doesn’t improve the performance of some of its channels, Creutz said. Dish Chairman Charlie Ergen said Wednesday that he saw a path to an agreement and threatened to black out Viacom channels permanently if a... Read more
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13d
CNBC
Viacom shares surge on long-term Dish deal— which owns networks like Comedy Central and MTV — and Dish have been battling
Viacom shares surge on long-term Dish deal
CNBC / Posted 13 days ago
— which owns networks like Comedy Central and MTV — and Dish have been battling for several months. Dish CEO Charlie Ergen had even told investors the company would be prepared to move forward without Viacom's programming. The talks... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Dish to Keep Viacom Channels in Multi-Year Dealto continue with us on our journey as we work to deliver the best, most innovat
Dish to Keep Viacom Channels in Multi-Year Deal
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 13 days ago
to continue with us on our journey as we work to deliver the best, most innovative television services available,” Dish CEO Charlie Ergen said in a statement. Viacom CEO Philippe Dauman said “Dish has historically been and remains an important... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Dish to Keep Viacom Channels in Multi-Year Dealto continue with us on our journey as we work to deliver the best, most innovat
Dish to Keep Viacom Channels in Multi-Year Deal
Stamford Advocate / Posted 13 days ago
to continue with us on our journey as we work to deliver the best, most innovative television services available,” Dish CEO Charlie Ergen said in a statement. Viacom CEO Philippe Dauman said “Dish has historically been and remains an important... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Dish to Keep Viacom Channels in Multi-Year Dealto continue with us on our journey as we work to deliver the best, most innovat
Dish to Keep Viacom Channels in Multi-Year Deal
Connecticut Post / Posted 13 days ago
to continue with us on our journey as we work to deliver the best, most innovative television services available,” Dish CEO Charlie Ergen said in a statement. Viacom CEO Philippe Dauman said “Dish has historically been and remains an important... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Viacom and Dish Network reach new carriage contractcreative, bold and consumer-friendly approach extends a nearly 20-year-old rela
Viacom and Dish Network reach new carriage contract
Los Angeles Times / Posted 13 days ago
creative, bold and consumer-friendly approach extends a nearly 20-year-old relationship,” Dish Networks Chief Executive Charlie Ergen said in a statement early Thursday. The agreement vanquishes a huge dark cloud hanging over Viacom. Wall... Read more
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The Hollywood Reporter
Viacom, Dish Reach Carriage Renewalon our journey as we work to deliver the best, most innovative television servi
Viacom, Dish Reach Carriage Renewal
The Hollywood Reporter / Posted 13 days ago
on our journey as we work to deliver the best, most innovative television services available," said Dish chairman and CEO Charlie Ergen. "This creative, bold and consumer-friendly approach extends a nearly 20-year-old relationship." Dish has been... Read more
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13d
Darien News-Review
Dish to Keep Viacom Channels in Multi-Year Dealto continue with us on our journey as we work to deliver the best, most innovat
Dish to Keep Viacom Channels in Multi-Year Deal
Darien News-Review / Posted 13 days ago
to continue with us on our journey as we work to deliver the best, most innovative television services available,” said Charlie Ergen, DISH chairman and CEO. “This creative, bold and consumer-friendly approach extends a nearly 20-year-old... Read more
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13d
Variety
Viacom and Dish Avert Blackout, Set Deal That Includes Sling TV Rights for Key Channelsto continue with us on our journey as we work to deliver the best, most innovat
Viacom and Dish Avert Blackout, Set Deal That Includes Sling TV Rights for Key Channels
Variety / Posted 13 days ago
to continue with us on our journey as we work to deliver the best, most innovative television services available,” said Charlie Ergen, Dish chairman-CEO. “This creative, bold and consumer-friendly approach extends a nearly 20-year-old... Read more
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13d
Business Wire
Viacom and DISH Agree to Multi-Year Renewalto continue with us on our journey as we work to deliver the best, most innovat
Viacom and DISH Agree to Multi-Year Renewal
Business Wire / Posted 13 days ago
to continue with us on our journey as we work to deliver the best, most innovative television services available,” said Charlie Ergen, DISH chairman and CEO. “This creative, bold and consumer-friendly approach extends a nearly 20-year-old... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Dish’s Viacom Channels Still Alive as Talks Stretch Past Deadlinesometimes adds urgency for one of the sides to budge. But the channels could b
Dish’s Viacom Channels Still Alive as Talks Stretch Past Deadline
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 13 days ago
sometimes adds urgency for one of the sides to budge. But the channels could be dropped permanently. Wednesday, Dish CEO Charlie Ergen said his company was prepared to follow in the footsteps of other, smaller pay-TV providers like Suddenlink... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Dish’s Viacom Channels Still Alive as Talks Stretch Past Deadlinesometimes adds urgency for one of the sides to budge. But the channels could b
Dish’s Viacom Channels Still Alive as Talks Stretch Past Deadline
Stamford Advocate / Posted 13 days ago
sometimes adds urgency for one of the sides to budge. But the channels could be dropped permanently. Wednesday, Dish CEO Charlie Ergen said his company was prepared to follow in the footsteps of other, smaller pay-TV providers like Suddenlink... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Dish’s Viacom Channels Still Alive as Talks Stretch Past Deadlinesometimes adds urgency for one of the sides to budge. But the channels could b
Dish’s Viacom Channels Still Alive as Talks Stretch Past Deadline
Connecticut Post / Posted 13 days ago
sometimes adds urgency for one of the sides to budge. But the channels could be dropped permanently. Wednesday, Dish CEO Charlie Ergen said his company was prepared to follow in the footsteps of other, smaller pay-TV providers like Suddenlink... Read more
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13d
Market Watch
Talks between Viacom and Dish not dead yet as two remain optimisticdark for some period before a deal is signed. On Wednesday, both sides sounded
Talks between Viacom and Dish not dead yet as two remain optimistic
Market Watch / Posted 13 days ago
dark for some period before a deal is signed. On Wednesday, both sides sounded optimistic. Dish Network Chief Executive Charlie Ergen said on the company’s earnings call, “There actually probably is a path to continue carriage. But it’s not done... Read more
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Market Watch
Dish CEO expects to make carriage deal with ViacomDish Network Corp. Chief Executive Charlie Ergen said he sees a potential path
Dish CEO expects to make carriage deal with Viacom
Market Watch / Posted 13 days ago
Dish Network Corp. Chief Executive Charlie Ergen said he sees a potential path to reaching a new carriage deal with Viacom Inc. but is prepared to move on if the two companies can't come to terms on price. Dish's contract to carry Viacom's channels... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Viacom channels remain on Dish Networks as negotiations continuecontinue," said one person close to the situation. Earlier Wednesday, Dish Net
Viacom channels remain on Dish Networks as negotiations continue
Los Angeles Times / Posted 13 days ago
continue," said one person close to the situation. Earlier Wednesday, Dish Networks Chairman and Chief Executive Charlie Ergen said his company was prepared to live without Viacom's 18 TV channels -- permanently. But Ergen also sounded a... Read more
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Denver Post
Dish Network grows profits as it sheds low-paying customersHalfway into a two-year strategy to clean up the company, Dish Network CEO Char
Dish Network grows profits as it sheds low-paying customers
Denver Post / Posted 13 days ago
Halfway into a two-year strategy to clean up the company, Dish Network CEO Charlie Ergen said Wednesday that it's going as planned. The Douglas County satellite-TV provider continued to rid itself of customers who were high-cost and low-paying, and... Read more
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KQ2 St. Joseph
Viacom blackout threat looms in Dish Network homesViacom-owned cable channels. "There actually probably is a path to continue ca
Viacom blackout threat looms in Dish Network homes
KQ2 St. Joseph / Posted 14 days ago
Viacom-owned cable channels. "There actually probably is a path to continue carriage, but it's not done yet," Dish CEO Charlie Ergen said Wednesday afternoon. "The devil is in the details." If the details aren't sorted out, the blackout could... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Viacom blackout threat looms in Dish Network homesViacom-owned cable channels. "There actually probably is a path to continue ca
Viacom blackout threat looms in Dish Network homes
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 14 days ago
Viacom-owned cable channels. "There actually probably is a path to continue carriage, but it's not done yet," Dish CEO Charlie Ergen said Wednesday afternoon. "The devil is in the details." If the details aren't sorted out, the blackout could... Read more
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Q13 FOX Seattle
Dish Network customers could lose a bunch of channels tonightViacom-owned cable channels. “There actually probably is a path to continue ca
Dish Network customers could lose a bunch of channels tonight
Q13 FOX Seattle / Posted 14 days ago
Viacom-owned cable channels. “There actually probably is a path to continue carriage, but it’s not done yet,” Dish CEO Charlie Ergen said Wednesday afternoon. “The devil is in the details.” If the details aren’t sorted out, the blackout could... Read more
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News 8000
Viacom blackout threat looms in Dish Network homesViacom-owned cable channels. "There actually probably is a path to continue ca
Viacom blackout threat looms in Dish Network homes
News 8000 / Posted 14 days ago
Viacom-owned cable channels. "There actually probably is a path to continue carriage, but it's not done yet," Dish CEO Charlie Ergen said Wednesday afternoon. "The devil is in the details." If the details aren't sorted out, the blackout could... Read more
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My EastText
Viacom blackout threat looms in Dish Network homesViacom-owned cable channels. "There actually probably is a path to continue ca
Viacom blackout threat looms in Dish Network homes
My EastText / Posted 14 days ago
Viacom-owned cable channels. "There actually probably is a path to continue carriage, but it's not done yet," Dish CEO Charlie Ergen said Wednesday afternoon. "The devil is in the details." If the details aren't sorted out, the blackout could... Read more
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KECI Missoula
Viacom blackout threat looms in Dish Network homesViacom-owned cable channels. "There actually probably is a path to continue ca
Viacom blackout threat looms in Dish Network homes
KECI Missoula / Posted 14 days ago
Viacom-owned cable channels. "There actually probably is a path to continue carriage, but it's not done yet," Dish CEO Charlie Ergen said Wednesday afternoon. "The devil is in the details." If the details aren't sorted out, the blackout could... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Viacom blackout threat looms in Dish Network homesViacom-owned cable channels. "There actually probably is a path to continue ca
Viacom blackout threat looms in Dish Network homes
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 14 days ago
Viacom-owned cable channels. "There actually probably is a path to continue carriage, but it's not done yet," Dish CEO Charlie Ergen said Wednesday afternoon. "The devil is in the details." If the details aren't sorted out, the blackout could... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
Viacom blackout threat looms in Dish Network homesViacom-owned cable channels. "There actually probably is a path to continue ca
Viacom blackout threat looms in Dish Network homes
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 14 days ago
Viacom-owned cable channels. "There actually probably is a path to continue carriage, but it's not done yet," Dish CEO Charlie Ergen said Wednesday afternoon. "The devil is in the details." If the details aren't sorted out, the blackout could... Read more
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KXLY-TV Spokane
Viacom blackout threat looms in Dish Network homesViacom-owned cable channels. "There actually probably is a path to continue ca
Viacom blackout threat looms in Dish Network homes
KXLY-TV Spokane / Posted 14 days ago
Viacom-owned cable channels. "There actually probably is a path to continue carriage, but it's not done yet," Dish CEO Charlie Ergen said Wednesday afternoon. "The devil is in the details." If the details aren't sorted out, the blackout could... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
Viacom blackout threat looms in Dish Network homesViacom-owned cable channels. "There actually probably is a path to continue ca
Viacom blackout threat looms in Dish Network homes
KTVZ Bend / Posted 14 days ago
Viacom-owned cable channels. "There actually probably is a path to continue carriage, but it's not done yet," Dish CEO Charlie Ergen said Wednesday afternoon. "The devil is in the details." If the details aren't sorted out, the blackout could... Read more
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KTUU Anchorage
Viacom blackout threat looms in Dish Network homesViacom-owned cable channels. "There actually probably is a path to continue ca
Viacom blackout threat looms in Dish Network homes
KTUU Anchorage / Posted 14 days ago
Viacom-owned cable channels. "There actually probably is a path to continue carriage, but it's not done yet," Dish CEO Charlie Ergen said Wednesday afternoon. "The devil is in the details." If the details aren't sorted out, the blackout could... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
Viacom blackout threat looms in Dish Network homesViacom-owned cable channels. "There actually probably is a path to continue ca
Viacom blackout threat looms in Dish Network homes
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 14 days ago
Viacom-owned cable channels. "There actually probably is a path to continue carriage, but it's not done yet," Dish CEO Charlie Ergen said Wednesday afternoon. "The devil is in the details." If the details aren't sorted out, the blackout could... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
Viacom blackout threat looms in Dish Network homesViacom-owned cable channels. "There actually probably is a path to continue ca
Viacom blackout threat looms in Dish Network homes
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 14 days ago
Viacom-owned cable channels. "There actually probably is a path to continue carriage, but it's not done yet," Dish CEO Charlie Ergen said Wednesday afternoon. "The devil is in the details." If the details aren't sorted out, the blackout could... Read more
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FOX 13 Utah
Major channels to go dark in Dish Network homes Thursday unless deal with Viacom reachedViacom-owned cable channels. “There actually probably is a path to continue ca
Major channels to go dark in Dish Network homes Thursday unless deal with Viacom reached
FOX 13 Utah / Posted 14 days ago
Viacom-owned cable channels. “There actually probably is a path to continue carriage, but it’s not done yet,” Dish CEO Charlie Ergen said Wednesday afternoon. “The devil is in the details.” If the details aren’t sorted out, the blackout could... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Viacom blackout threat looms in Dish Network homesViacom-owned cable channels. "There actually probably is a path to continue ca
Viacom blackout threat looms in Dish Network homes
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 14 days ago
Viacom-owned cable channels. "There actually probably is a path to continue carriage, but it's not done yet," Dish CEO Charlie Ergen said Wednesday afternoon. "The devil is in the details." If the details aren't sorted out, the blackout could... Read more
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FOX Business
Dish CEO Sees Path to Carriage Deal With ViacomDish Network Corp. Chief Executive Charlie Ergen said he sees a potential path
Dish CEO Sees Path to Carriage Deal With Viacom
FOX Business / Posted 14 days ago
Dish Network Corp. Chief Executive Charlie Ergen said he sees a potential path to reaching a new carriage deal with Viacom Inc. but is prepared to move on if the two companies can't come to terms on price. Dish's contract to carry Viacom's channels... Read more
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FOX Business
Dish CEO Sees Path to Carriage Deal With ViacomDish Network Corp. Chief Executive Charlie Ergen said he sees a potential path
Dish CEO Sees Path to Carriage Deal With Viacom
FOX Business / Posted 14 days ago
Dish Network Corp. Chief Executive Charlie Ergen said he sees a potential path to reaching a new carriage deal with Viacom Inc. but is prepared to move on if the two companies can't come to terms on price. Dish's contract to carry Viacom's channels... Read more
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KCCI 8 Des Moines
18 channels could soon go black for satellite usersfavorite programming. We appreciate your support and patience," said Viacom in
18 channels could soon go black for satellite users
KCCI 8 Des Moines / Posted 14 days ago
favorite programming. We appreciate your support and patience," said Viacom in a news release. Dish Chairman and Chief Executive Charlie Ergen said in a conference call on Wednesday that if the Viacom channels do go dark, they may never come... Read more
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CNBC
Viacom rises on DISH deal talkDISH CEO Charlie Ergen, speaking on the company's earnings conference call, sai
Viacom rises on DISH deal talk
CNBC / Posted 14 days ago
DISH CEO Charlie Ergen, speaking on the company's earnings conference call, said he sees potential for a deal but it is not done yet, indicating progress has been made. The deadline for the deal to be reached is midnight. "I think that the tone on... Read more
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Fortune
Dish vs. Viacom Fight Is All About the Shifting Balance of Power in TVas soon as Wednesday night. Viacom is trying to get consumers to lobby Dish to
Dish vs. Viacom Fight Is All About the Shifting Balance of Power in TV
Fortune / Posted 14 days ago
as soon as Wednesday night. Viacom is trying to get consumers to lobby Dish to continue carrying its content, but Dish CEO Charlie Ergen seems adamant that he wants a much better deal than the one Viacom is currently offering. During the company’s... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Dish Network CEO Charlie Ergen threatens to permanently drop Viacom channelsbe taken down -- perhaps forever. "Our intent is that if they go dark, they go
Dish Network CEO Charlie Ergen threatens to permanently drop Viacom channels
Los Angeles Times / Posted 14 days ago
be taken down -- perhaps forever. "Our intent is that if they go dark, they go dark," Dish Chairman and Chief Executive Charlie Ergen said Wednesday morning during a conference call with Wall Street analysts to discuss Dish's first-quarter... Read more
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The Hollywood Reporter
Dish Network's Charlie Ergen on Potential Viacom Blackout: "If They Go Dark, They Go Dark"the negotiations continue and there is hope that Dish continues to carry Viacom
Dish Network's Charlie Ergen on Potential Viacom Blackout: "If They Go Dark, They Go Dark"
The Hollywood Reporter / Posted 14 days ago
the negotiations continue and there is hope that Dish continues to carry Viacom beyond midnight tonight. Dish Network's Charlie Ergen warned Wednesday that if Viacom channels go off the air at midnight tonight, it would likely represent a... Read more
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Darien News-Review
Viacom Stands to Lose More in Dish Fight, Analysts SayGreenfield said that this fight could have repercussions outside the ring where
Viacom Stands to Lose More in Dish Fight, Analysts Say
Darien News-Review / Posted 14 days ago
Greenfield said that this fight could have repercussions outside the ring where Dish and Viacom are duking it out. Dish CEO Charlie Ergen said earlier this year that the company isn’t likely to keep up its past practice of bringing back programming... Read more
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Variety
Dish CEO Sees ‘Path’ for Averting Viacom Blackout But Warns of Content-Distribution ‘Food Fights’ AheadDish Network CEO Charlie Ergen said he has hope that a deal can be worked out w
Dish CEO Sees ‘Path’ for Averting Viacom Blackout But Warns of Content-Distribution ‘Food Fights’ Ahead
Variety / Posted 14 days ago
Dish Network CEO Charlie Ergen said he has hope that a deal can be worked out with Viacom to avoid a blackout of 18 channels on the satcaster’s platform at midnight ET. But he also sounded firm in his resolve to hold the line on the pricetag for a... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Viacom Stands to Lose More in Dish Fight, Analysts SayGreenfield said that this fight could have repercussions outside the ring where
Viacom Stands to Lose More in Dish Fight, Analysts Say
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 14 days ago
Greenfield said that this fight could have repercussions outside the ring where Dish and Viacom are duking it out. Dish CEO Charlie Ergen said earlier this year that the company isn’t likely to keep up its past practice of bringing back programming... Read more
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