Monthly Archives: March 2014

Get In On March Madness | SEC Network

As students across the country begin making plans to get in on March Madness, don’t forget that you too can get the best ticket in the house! Conveniently, yours includes a comfy couch and access to your refrigerator! Your all-access pass to the most storied rivalries in college athletics is possible through the variety of […]

DISH and Disney Reached Agreement On AutoHop

After about six months, DISH and Disney reached agreement on AutoHop. Disney, like other networks, aren’t too keen on the AutoHop feature which automatically skips commercials during primetime shows. DISH has agreed to disable the AutoHop feature on ABC and ESPN shows until three days after broadcast, when the networks sell advertising. You too can […]

DirecTV Teams Up with WeatherNation

EL SEGUNDO, Calif. & DENVER, Feb 10, 2014 (BUSINESS WIRE) DirecTV teams up with WeatherNation after its split from The Weather Channel to provide viewers with an enhanced experience with “Local Weather Now.” The new feature gives viewers instant access to local weather anytime and the first-ever Severe Weather Mix – six channels of interactive […]

What Cable Merger Means

THE HOLLYWOOD REPORTER Talk about what Comcast/Time Warner Cable merger means has caught the attention of the pay TV industry. If the merger happens, analysts suggest that pay TV giants DIRECTV and DISH could potentially re-visit the possibility of merging themselves – this time, they could argue it would be necessary to increase their competitive edge […]