Big Ten Lands on Dish
- Bidding war may deprive fans of England's glory. Higham, Nick // Marketing Week;9/6/2001, Vol. 24 Issue 30, p19
Reports the performance of ITV 1 on the national sport write off in England. Joint bidding between ITV 1 and BBC on the football tournament; Value of the bidding; Negotiations between ITV 1 and BBC by events.
- IFC boosting subs by at least 5 mil. Dempsey, John // Daily Variety;05/08/2001, Vol. 271 Issue 49, p15
Reports the cable-carriage agreements of Chuck Dolan's Independent Film Channel with Time Warner Cable, Adelphia Communications and Paul Allen's Charter Communications in the United States.
- Dish night at EchoStar. Colman, Price // Broadcasting & Cable;09/28/98, Vol. 128 Issue 40, p43
Reports that the EchoStar Communications Corp. had given its Dish Network hardware, a direct broadcasting satellite service (DBS), to customers who have signed long-term contracts for its more expensive programming package in the United States (US). Inclusions of the offer; Reasons people don't...
- EchoStar: Broadcaster wants $500M. // Multichannel News;03/13/2000, Vol. 21 Issue 11, p67
Reports that EchoStar Communications Corp. has accused a television broadcasting group of demanding $500 million to transmit its signals to Dish Network subscribers. Station's implementation of surcharges for EchoStar subscribers; Extension of the station's retransmission consent to cable...
- Dish Adds FIFA Net From Univision. Spangler, Todd // Multichannel News;6/14/2010, Vol. 31 Issue 24, p20
The article reports on the launch of Dish Network Corp.'s sports television channel Univision FIFA World Cup Channel, which caters to the network's Hispanic viewers.
- MTV Latam bows Chile, Peru feed. Sutter, Mary // Daily Variety;04/18/2000, Vol. 267 Issue 33, p6
Reports that MTV Latin America has added a third feed to the Spanish lingo music channel.
- AOL TV playing hardball. Robins, Andrew // Electronic Media;02/19/2001, Vol. 20 Issue 8, p1
Reports that AOL Time Warner's interactive television unit AOL TV demands exclusivity from its business partners as of February 19, 2001. AOL TV's demand that cable television network Nickelodeon choose between an agreement with AOL and a business deal with rival Microsoft TV.
- Manhattan gets Regional. Dempsey, John // Daily Variety;12/14/2004, Vol. 285 Issue 52, p4
The article reports that the Regional News Network, which operates as an independent television station headquartered in Kingston, New York, but reaches about 3.5 million households in the greater New York area, will get its signal into Manhattan and Queens for the first time through a deal with...
- AFTRA Signs First Comedy Central Pact. // Back Stage;05/05/2000, Vol. 41 Issue 18, p4
Reports on the collective bargaining agreement between the American Federation of Television and Radio Artists (AFTRA) and Comedy Central. Terms of the deal; Significance of the deal to AFTRA.