December 10, 2013
Earlier this year, DISH initiated a successful partnership with Reworx to recycle the pay-TV provider’s electronic equipment and create second chances.more...
November 25, 2013
At DISH, we are continually improving our existing products while developing new offerings. Over the past year, we have made several updates to our Hopper® Whole-Home HD DVR that enhance the viewing experience.
Last week, we announced the latest Hopper® Whole-Home HD DVR Update: “Denver.” It’s the fifth in a line of enhancements to Hopper’s software, each one improving on our existing products and enhancing the viewing experience. Each of our significant Hopper updates this year bears the namemore...
October 29, 2013
Earlier this year, DISH and Southwest began providing free access to live TV and on-demand shows on Wi-Fi enabled aircrafts via most Internet-ready devices.Didn’t travel with one of these gadgets? No problem.Today, DISH kicked off its “Watch TV on the Fly” iPad 2 libraries for Southwest customers flying between Chicago-Midway (MDW), Denver (DEN) and Oakland (OAK). Passengers can now check out an iPad 2 at their departure airport to view DISH’s programming on Southwest Wi-Fi flights.Check out amore...
October 15, 2013
DISH aims to provide customers with cutting-edge products and outstanding service – all while working to build an environmentally conscious operation. On Oct. 2, these efforts in sustainability were recognized at the 2013 Green Fleet Conference where Abe Stephenson, a senior manager in DISH’s DNS department, was named a Sustainability All-Star.
Stephenson and his team were recognized for the development of a green vehicle fleet used by DISH technicians responsible for in-home customermore...
October 9, 2013
It takes good people to run a leading business in a dynamic industry.more...
September 26, 2013
We consistently push the latest info on DISH’s cutting-edge technology, but rarely discuss what happens to older products replaced by new and improved models.
To keep prices low for customers and avoid excess waste, DISH receivers have an average lifespan of seven years. Once the gig is up, it’s time for a receiver to be removed from the rotation, but that doesn’t mean it heads to the trash.
Through relationships with several electronics recyclers, DISH is able to keep almost all of itsmore...
August 20, 2013
Hola, from sunny Puerto Rico.
Today marks the launch of a new age for Puerto Rican consumers who want the best technology for their entertainment and communication needs. DISH and Claro are coming together to provide the best customer experience.
Starting today, consumers can bundle DISH, the number one pay-TV provider on the Island, with Claro, the market leader in delivering broadband, voice and wireless. The bundle comes all on one bill, and at the best value, beating the cable providers.more...
August 16, 2013
DISH serves a vast array of clients – not just our home pay-TV subscribers. In our business, DISH products and services meet a lot of businesses’ needs. Recently, the Ladies Professional Golf Association (LPGA) Solheim Cup golf tournament selected DISH to provide HD video service throughout the golf tournament. The premier LPGA event hosted at the Colorado Golf Club in Parker, Colorado, pits lady professionals from Team USA against Team Europe.more...
July 18, 2013
Last week DISH collaborated with several organizations to host a DISH Community Response Event in the town of Moore. This small suburb of Oklahoma City received the brunt of damage from two rounds of tornados in May.
Our goal was to provide a one-stop-shop of disaster assistance for residents still recovering from the storms, along with a little food and entertainment to lift their spirits.
We gathered together disaster relief resources from the non-profit groups Red Cross and Rebuildingmore...
July 10, 2013
Exciting news for travelers and TV lovers everywhere! Beginning last week, “TV Flies Free” on Southwest Airlines for the first time EVER – all courtesy of DISH. Our two iconic brands have teamed up to provide free TV entertainment for passengers aboard Southwest flights, bringing them both live TV and up to 75 on-demand shows on more than 400 Wi-Fi enabled aircraft. DISH is also offering Southwest Rapid Rewards Points and free iPads to new DISH customers who sign upmore...