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Denver Post
Dish's credit rating at risk in $3.3 billion airwaves fightDish Network Corp.'s credit rating could be downgraded if it has to borrow to p
Dish's credit rating at risk in $3.3 billion airwaves fight
Denver Post / Posted 11 days ago
Dish Network Corp.'s credit rating could be downgraded if it has to borrow to pay full price now that U.S. regulators denied the company and its partners $3.3 billion in discounts for airwaves, analysts said. The Federal Communications Commission on... Read more
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Bizjournals
FCC denies Dish $3.3B in airwaves discountsCharlie Ergen, CEO and co-founder of Dish Network Corp. The FCC ruled that Dou
FCC denies Dish $3.3B in airwaves discounts
Bizjournals / Posted 12 days ago
Charlie Ergen, CEO and co-founder of Dish Network Corp. The FCC ruled that Douglas County-based Dish (Nasdaq: DISH) owned a controlling interest in both companies. Ben Miller contributes to the Denver Business Journal and compiles the Morning... Read more
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Denver Post
FCC denies Dish Network $3.3 billion in discountsThe Federal Communications Commission voted unanimously Monday to deny $3.3 bil
FCC denies Dish Network $3.3 billion in discounts
Denver Post / Posted 12 days ago
The Federal Communications Commission voted unanimously Monday to deny $3.3 billion in discounts sought by two small partners of Dish Network Corp. in an airwaves auction this year. The order was circulated by FCC Chairman Tom Wheeler in July, and... Read more
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CBS Denver
FCC Says Englewood's Dish Can't Use $3.3 Billion In Credits In Airwaves AuctionNEW YORK (AP) – The Federal Communications Commission said Monday that Dish Net
FCC Says Englewood's Dish Can't Use $3.3 Billion In Credits In Airwaves Auction
CBS Denver / Posted 12 days ago
NEW YORK (AP) – The Federal Communications Commission said Monday that Dish Network Corp. can’t apply $3.3 billion in small-business credits toward the purchase of airwaves it gained in a government auction. The government sells spectrum to carriers... Read more
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ABC News
FCC Says Dish Can't Use $3.3B in Credits in Airwaves AuctionThe government sells spectrum to carriers like AT&T and Verizon so they can add
FCC Says Dish Can't Use $3.3B in Credits in Airwaves Auction
ABC News / Posted 12 days ago
The government sells spectrum to carriers like AT&T and Verizon so they can add more capacity for wireless Internet. Dish is a satellite TV company that has stocked up on airwaves although it has no cellphone business. Dish has reportedly been in... Read more
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Denver Post
Charlie Ergen: Dish might split video business, spectrumDish Network Corp. chief executive Charlie Ergen said he will probably split th
Charlie Ergen: Dish might split video business, spectrum
Denver Post / Posted 24 days ago
Dish Network Corp. chief executive Charlie Ergen said he will probably split the satellite-TV provider's video business from its spectrum holdings, signaling he may give up on his ambition to become a wireless competitor. Ergen blamed the... Read more
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CNET
Dish rethinks wireless plans after FCC denies $3.3B spectrum auction discountSatellite TV provider Dish Network said regulators have sent it mixed messages
Dish rethinks wireless plans after FCC denies $3.3B spectrum auction discount
CNET / Posted 24 days ago
Satellite TV provider Dish Network said regulators have sent it mixed messages about its prospects for competing in the wireless market. Dish Chairman Charlie Ergen said during the company's second-quarter conference call that the Federal... Read more
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Reuters
U.S. cable TV companies' shares crushed after Disney disappointsThe main gate of entertainment giant Walt Disney Co. is pictured in Burbank, Ca
U.S. cable TV companies' shares crushed after Disney disappoints
Reuters / Posted 24 days ago
The main gate of entertainment giant Walt Disney Co. is pictured in Burbank, California May 5, 2009. Nagging investor concerns over viewers cutting the cord on cable television and moving online turned into a rout in the sector's shares on Wednesday... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
US cable TV companies' shares crushed after Disney disappointsREUTERS: Nagging investor concerns over viewers cutting the cord on cable telev
US cable TV companies' shares crushed after Disney disappoints
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 24 days ago
REUTERS: Nagging investor concerns over viewers cutting the cord on cable television and moving online turned into a rout in the sector's shares on Wednesday after Walt Disney Co reported a dip in subscribers for its cornerstone sports channel ESPN... Read more
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CBS Denver
Dish TV Subscribers Fall In 2Q Even With New Sling ServiceWASHINGTON (AP) — Dish Network is losing TV customers, even with its new online
Dish TV Subscribers Fall In 2Q Even With New Sling Service
CBS Denver / Posted 24 days ago
WASHINGTON (AP) — Dish Network is losing TV customers, even with its new online video service, Sling TV, that’s aimed at millennials who don’t want traditional TV service. The satellite TV operator said Wednesday that it lost 81,000 TV subscribers... Read more
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