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April 1, 2014
12:02 EDTDIS, DISHDISH, Disney announce WATCH products
DISH Network (DISH) and The Walt Disney Company (DIS) announced the availability of WATCH ABC, WATCH ABC Family, WATCH Disney Channel, WATCH Disney XD and WatchESPN, enabling DISH’s 14M video subscribers to access live and on-demand news, entertainment and sports programming on computers, smartphones, tablets, gaming consoles and connected devices. Access to WATCH Disney Junior as well as authenticated services from SEC ESPN Network and Longhorn Network will launch later this year.
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January 30, 2015
14:09 EDTDISHDISH negative reaction after auction seems a bit overdone, says Wells Fargo
Wells Fargo estimates, based on information on the FCC's website, that two DISH Network (DISH) related vehicles won $10B net and $13.3B gross of AWS-3 spectrum net. The firm views the negative reaction in DISH shares following the release of the auction details as "a bit overdone," noting that total amount DISH spent appears to be $2B more than the firm expected, which it does not see as a "thesis changer." Wells also said DISH managed to block Verizon (VZ) out of the key markets of New York, Chicago, and Boston with its wins of some large paired H-Block and I-Block licenses in those areas. The firm has an Outperform rating on DISH shares.
13:24 EDTDISHDISH issues statement on AWS-3 auction results
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13:13 EDTDISHDISH sinks after FCC announces AWS-3 auction results
Shares of DISH Network (DISH) are volatile and trading lower after the Federal Communications Commission posted the results of its AWS-3 spectrum auction, which raised a total of $41.33B. 31 winning bidders won a total of 1,611 licenses, the FCC noted. Among them, AT&T (T) submitted a total winning bid net amount of $18.19B, Verizon's (VZ) winning bids totaled $10.43B, DISH Network (DISH) won a bid of $10B and T-Mobile (TMUS) had a winning net bid amount of $1.77B. Following the posting of the results to the regulator's website, shares of DISH have been volatile. DISH shares are down 5.5% to $69.45 in afternoon trading.
13:03 EDTDISHFCC reports AT&T winning bid in AWS-3 auction of $18.2B
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13:00 EDTDISHDISH drops 3% after FCC posts spectrum auction results
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12:53 EDTDISHFCC reports AWS auction 97 raises $41.3B, with AT&T, Verizon top bidders
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January 21, 2015
11:28 EDTDISHDISH found liable for 'tens of millions' of telemarketing violations by court
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08:39 EDTDISDisney reports five employees affected by California measles outbreak, AP says
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06:17 EDTDISOverstock to introduce streaming-video service later this year, WSJ reports
Overstock.com (OSTK) is planning to launch a streaming-video service later this year, CEO Patrick Byrne announced at the National Association of Television Program Executives conference, The Wall Street Journal reports. Overstock would compete in the space with Amazon (AMZN), Hulu (DIS, CMCSA, CMCSK, FOXA), Netflix (NFLX), and Time Warner's (TWX) HBO is also planning a standalone online streaming service that will launch this year. The new Overstock service would be tied to the company's $20-per-year Club O membership program and will launch with about 30,000 titles. Reference Link
January 20, 2015
19:27 EDTDISHDISH Slingbox, Hopper features upheld in copyright ruling
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17:46 EDTDISNetflix says 'looking good' to reach 60M-90M U.S. subscriptions
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14:00 EDTDISFCC fines Viacom, ESPN $1.4M after brodcasting EAS tones to promote movie
The Federal Communications Commission fined Viacom (VIA) and ESPN (DIS) $1.4M for misusing the Emergency Alert System warning tones. The cable networks transmitted EAS warning tones for several days in 2013 to promote the movie “Olympus Has Fallen,” which portrayed a terrorist attack on Washington, D.C. Broadcast or transmission of these tones outside an emergency or test violates the FCC’s laws protecting the integrity of the system. The networks admitted that the commercial contained actual EAS codes and appeared multiple times on the networks. In March 2014, the FCC proposed a total fine of $1,930,000 against NBCUniversal (CMCSA), ESPN, and Viacom. NBCUniversal paid its $530,000 fine, but ESPN and Viacom objected and requested reductions. The FCC rejected their arguments and imposed fines of $1,120,000 against Viacom and $280,000 against ESPN. The fines, which differ based on several factors including the number of channels involved and the number of transmissions on each channel, must be paid in 30 days.

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