Charlie Ergen’s Dish Network has committed up to $1 billion over the next two years to build a nationwide NB-IoT network, and this week Ergen said that work is just the first phase of the company’s eventual plan to spend around $10 billion building a full-blown 5G network. But the real news here is that Charlie Ergen appears to actually be serious about all this.
If you’re a Dish Network subscriber who uses a smart TV or other device powered by Android TV, your life is about to get a lot easier. On Wednesday, May 2, Dish announced that the free Dish Anywhere app is now available on the Android TV platform.
Yesterday Dish announced the launch of their new DISH Alliance Group. This group will team up with internet service providers (ISPs) to provide customer service and TV services for ISPs.
Dish Network has successfully deployed its 700 MHz spectrum as part of Sinclair, Nexstar and Univision’s ATSC 3.0 single frequency network (SFN) trial in Dallas.
Dish Network said it has wrapped up the integration of Netflix with the Hopper Duo, a slimmed-down, two-tuner HD-DVR that was introduced in January.