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'satellite tv'

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See an astronaut's view of Super Bowl 50 from orbit

While the Super Bowl is a big spectacle down on Earth, it's a mere speck from the International Space Station.

By February 8, 2016

 
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Playoff TVs 2016

The best TVs for watching the games.

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How to get your TV ready for the Super Bowl

The Super Bowl is coming up soon. Chances are you'll be watching it on a TV, possibly along with a bunch of other people. Here's how to get the most out of your display.

By January 29, 2016

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It's time to kill the cable box with apps

Commentary: A proposal by Federal Communications Commission Chairman Tom Wheeler calls for cable companies like Comcast to "unlock the set-top box." Unlocking isn't enough. The box should die, once and for all, and be replaced by apps.

By January 28, 2016

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AT&T sees video as its new special sauce

The company has big aspirations for its DirecTV acquisition and plans to unveil a new video service before spring.

By January 26, 2016

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Why that crazy-fast home Internet replacement may be too good to be true

From complications related to the radio airwaves it will use to the cost of deploying the network, there are many reasons why Starry has its share of skeptics.

By January 31, 2016

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Dish CES 2016 press conference: Join us Tuesday at 3 p.m. PT (live blog)

The satellite TV service provider will likely add new features and more content providers to its low-cost Sling TV service. The goal: turn more cord cutters into Internet TV customers.

By January 4, 2016

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Epix announces offline TVs and movies on your phone, coming soon

The premium cable and satellite TV network Epix will soon allow subscribers to download and view content offline on compatible mobile devices.

By September 15, 2015

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Sprint offers DirecTV customers a free year of service

The offer is targeted at rival AT&T, which just closed its acquisition of DirecTV and began offering its own bundles of discounted wireless and satellite TV services.

By August 27, 2015

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Regulators to deny Dish discounts in spectrum auction, to tune of $3B

The Federal Communications Commission will likely cancel a 25 percent discount that satellite TV provider Dish Network took in the most recent wireless spectrum auction.

By July 23, 2015

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AT&T agrees to stricter Net neutrality rules to get its DirecTV deal approved

The Federal Communications Commission is recommending that AT&T's $49 billion bid to buy satellite TV provider DirecTV be approved -- but not without conditions.

By July 21, 2015