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  • August 27, 2014
    Lacretia Taylor
    In case you missed it, DISH accepted its first bitcoin payment earlier this month from Austin and Beccy Craig, stars of the upcoming documentary Life on Bitcoin. Check out the video from the transaction and see just how easy it is to pay your DISH bill with bitcoin.For those of you who are just getting started with the digital “cryptocurrency,” we sat down with Austin and Beccy to hear a few tips for new bitcoin users:more...
  • August 19, 2014
    Candace Dean
    Fall can be a nostalgic time of year. The season starts to change, kids go back to school, and the excitement of college football is building. No matter how long it’s been since you graduated, we know you want to stay connected to your school. We know you’re a fan. We know you’ve memorized your team’s schedule with the hope that this will be the year your team dominates. And we know that those years spent in college will always be among your “glory days.”more...
  • August 15, 2014
    Jillian Broaddus
    Last week marked the conclusion of DISH’s 2014 intern class, and what a summer it has been! As a capstone of the program, more than 70 rising college seniors and MBA candidates enjoyed a perk of DISH’s Colorado headquarters by summiting one of the state’s “14ers”: Mt. Shavano.more...
  • August 14, 2014
    Meet Austin and Beccy Craig—DISH’s first bitcoin-paying customers. The Craigs are happy newlyweds, outdoor enthusiasts, and bitcoin devotees.  On a quest to take this “cryptocurrency” mainstream,the couple recently spent their first 101 days of marriage traveling exclusively on bitcoin and chronicled the adventure in the soon-to-be released documentary “Life on Bitcoin.” What did they want to do when they returned home after the journey ended?  Relax and catch up on their favoritemore...
  • August 13, 2014
    Candace Dean
    It’s not every day that Paul Finebaum takes a call from the likes of Hopper, DISH’s sassy animated kangaroo, on The Paul Finebaum Show. Although Finebaum, who many refer to as “the voice of the SEC”, is known for frequently taking notable  and avid callers,  the energy and excitement Hopper still manages to surprise him, resulting in some fun exchanges between the two personalities.more...
  • August 11, 2014
    Candace Dean
    DISH is your source for all things college football. The following chart outlines where to find games and coverage of your favorite Big 10, Longhorn Network, Pac-12 and SEC teams. Note that Hopper customers will be able to see and select from several games within the given channel. DISH customers with other systems can find the same games on various channels within a network.If you’re a Hopper customer don’t forget you can also use our built-in app, Game Finder to find and tune to games, viewmore...
  • July 29, 2014
    Jillian Broaddus
    With the sun setting behind the Rockies, DISH employees celebrated the ultimate summer festivity: a country concert and BBQ on the back lawn!  Outside of DISH’s headquarters in colorful Colorado, our employees, families and friends enjoyed food, drink and, most importantly, an outstanding show by the Grammy nominated Eli Young Band. This is the third-annual summer concert that DISH hosted to thank our dedicated employees and their families in Englewood.more...
  • July 21, 2014
    Jillian Broaddus
    The Satellite Broadcasting & Communications Association (SBCA) recently presented its Arthur C. Clarke Award to DISH’s President and CEO, Joe Clayton. The Clarke Award, named after the famed scientist and author, is awarded to an individual who has made a significant contribution to technology and/or new applications in the satellite industry. more...
  • July 17, 2014
    Jenna McMullin
    DISH has made it a priority to provide the most options for international programming for diverse audiences. As many of our customers observe Ramadan this month, we are taking a few minutes to discuss the Arabic and Urdu programming on DISH as it’s traditionally a time for new shows and offers.more...
  • July 15, 2014
    Jenna McMullin
    The biggest winners at the DISH Open Golf Tournament weren’t on the course Saturday. Rather, they were on the minds of DISH employees as they swung and putted across the Green Valley Ranch Golf Club to benefit the Children’s Hospital Colorado Foundation (CHCF).“The care, support and research Children’s Hospital provides is second to none, and we are proud to help support such an outstanding Denver organization through their foundation,” said Mike McClaskey, executive vice president of humanmore...