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HD Report | February 19, 2017

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Planet Earth II will broadcast in 4k on Dish

February 13, 2017 |

The first Planet Earth series from 2006 was groundbreaking both in filming techniques and in home media delivery, offering some of the highest quality video on both Blu-ray and the now defunct HD DVD.

Now, BBC America will … Read More

Sling’s AirTV Solves Local Channel Puzzle

January 3, 2017 |

One thing that has been the Achilles heel of over-the-top, internet-delivered services has been the lack of local network stations. A large part of the population still likes to watch local news and other local programming, but because of distribution … Read More

Dish Offers Free Preview Of NBA League Pass & NHL Center Ice

October 25, 2016 |

Just in time for the opening of the 2016/2017 NBA season, Dish Network is offering a free preview of NBA League Pass with over 40 out-of-market games weekly to Dish subscribers. The free preview comes as Dish launches NBA Team … Read More

Dish Launches Single Team NBA Game Pass

October 25, 2016 |

Want to follow your favorite NBA team this season? Dish Network is the first pay-TV to offer a subscription to watch all out-of-market games from a single NBA team. Called “NBA Team Pass,” the just-launched service costs $119 per season … Read More

Dish Offering Free Preview Of 4 Channels

September 16, 2016 |

DISH is currently offering a free preview of four channels through Tuesday, October 4th. The channels include lifestyle network FYI, outdoor sports network Outdoor Channel, uplifting entertainment network UP, and the science/nature/culture network Smithsonian Channel.

Two of the channels, FYI and Smithsonian, … Read More

DIRECTV Launches One World Sports Channel HD

September 5, 2016 |

DirecTV has added One World Sports HD to its lineup, bringing more international sports to subscribers such as cricket, the 2016 World Cup of Darts, NASL Soccer, Bundesliga Soccer, and more.

The channel also broadcasts many popular American sports that … Read More

DISH Launches Flex Pack Skinny Bundle Starting At $39.99

August 4, 2016 |

Dish Network has launched a new Flex Pack option that costs $39.99 per month and includes a core package of 50 channels plus one additional channel pack from a selection of eight choices. Once subscribed, Dish customers can then change their … Read More

NBC Will Broadcast 2016 Rio Olympics in Ultra HD

July 31, 2016 |

If you’re looking for an excuse to purchase a 4k Ultra HD TV, the 2016 Summer Olympics from Rio may be a good enough reason. NBC plans to broadcast events from the Rio Olympics in Ultra HD through service providers … Read More

Dish Subscribers Get HBO & Cinemax This Weekend

July 15, 2016 |

Get your DVRs ready! Dish Network subscribers can get free previews of HBO and Cinemax throughout the weekend and into next week. The preview officially started on Friday, July 15 and ends on Monday, July 18, 2016.

Some highlights playing … Read More

DISH Offers New Voice Remote for Hopper 3 and 4K Joey

July 14, 2016 |

Starting today Dish Network is offering a new Voice Remote for the Hopper 3 and 4k Joey set-top boxes. As well as practical voice commands to record and change channels, the mini remote (about half the size of the traditional remote), … Read More

DIRECTV & DISH Customers Get MLB Extra Innings Preview

July 14, 2016 |

DirecTV and Dish Network customers will be getting a free preview of MLB Extra Innings starting on Friday, July 15 and ending on Thursday, July 21, 2016.

The MLB Extra Innings is an add-on to your television service package that … Read More

NBA Offers Preview of NBA TV This Weekend

April 9, 2016 | 1

We only have a few days left of the NBA regular season and what better way to end it than to have a free preview of NBA TV? Starting today, April 9th and ending on Monday, April 11th, NBA TV … Read More

Dish Network’s Hopper 3 now Streams Netflix in 4k

April 8, 2016 |

Dish Network announced today their Hopper 3 DVR now supports Netflix streaming in 4k, just a day after competitor DirecTV launched three new dedicated 4k channels. The new support for 4k streams may be superfluous for most new Smart Ultra … Read More

DISH expands getTV & adds Cine Sony Television channels

March 19, 2016 |

Dish Network has expanded the reach of the classic movie channel getTV to be nationwide, as well as adding Cine Sony Television to the DishLATINO lineup. Unfortunately, neither of the Sony television channels are available in HD resolution — only in 480i (SD).

The expanded and … Read More

Spanish-Language ESPN Deportes now on DISH in HD

February 3, 2016 |

 

The Spanish-language channel ESPN Deportes is now available in HD resolution for Dish Network, the companies announced today. ESPN broadcasts in 720p (HD), and is available on traditional television as well as through the satcaster’s internet-delivered Sling TV service.

In … Read More

DISH Subscribers Get Previews of DIY & Investigation Discovery

January 14, 2016 |

Dish Network is currently providing subscribers with a free preview of DIY and Investigation Discovery channels. The preview began on Jan. 7 and ends on Tuesday, February 2, 2016.

On Investigation Discovery (ID) this weekend, viewers can check out “Web of Lies” on Friday … Read More

DISH to Offer 4k Titles from Sony Pictures

January 13, 2016 |

While Dish’s Hopper 3 DVR and HopperGO were named as “Best of CES Finalists” last week, the satellite TV company also announced they would soon be offering 4k titles from Sony Pictures, as well as from distributors Mance Media and The Orchard.

Upon launch, … Read More

DISH adds Kids’ Profiles to Anywhere apps and website

December 15, 2015 |

Dish Network customers can now add age-appropriate filters to content viewed on PCs at DISHAnywhere.com, or through supporting apps for Android tablets and Android phones, and the Kindle Fire HDX.

The updated software lets customers set up multiple profiles (up to five), … Read More

Dish Network adds Smithsonian Channel in High Definition

December 11, 2015 |

Dish Network has added the long-awaited Smithsonian Channel in both SD (Standard Definition) and HD (High Definition) resolution on channel 367. The network is available in Dish’s “America’s Top 250” service package that includes over 290 channels to choose from.

Smithsonian Channel … Read More

Dish: 38 Local Markets Blacked-Out Over Weekend

October 12, 2015 |

Over this past weekend 48 local TV stations in 38 local markets were blacked-out on Dish Network because a distribution agreement could not be reached with Tegna. The black-out affected areas in 33 states and the District of Columbia, and included … Read More