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Apple said to be working on ad-skipping tech for TV

A new report says Apple's trying to woo cable companies on ad-skipping technology for TV programs.

By July 15, 2013

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CBS claims Dish concealed AutoHop ad-skipping technology

The TV network says the satellite TV provider "deliberately failed to disclose" the AutoHop features during contract negotiations in 2011.

By January 23, 2013

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Judge denies injunction against Dish's ad-skipping feature

Fox Broadcasting sought to block the AutoHop feature, which allows programs to be viewed without commercial interruption.

By November 7, 2012

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Dish Network chief defends new ad-skipping feature

Dish chairman Charlie Ergen believes the service's new ad-skipping Auto Hop feature is a necessary response to the lure of Web TV, according to a Wall Street Journal report.

By June 8, 2012

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Dish, TV networks duel over ad-skipping feature

Fox and NBCUniversal file copyright infringement suits over the Auto Hop feature, leading the satellite carrier to fire back with a lawsuit of its own.

By May 24, 2012

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Virgin Mobile's 'blinkwashing' asks your eyelids to skip ads

The feature is part of a viral marketing campaign that allows users to blink their eyes in order to skip ads on YouTube.

By September 17, 2013

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Dish-Disney deal changes future of online TV

Dish's ad-skipping feature becomes a negotiation tool with networks, Keurig fights knockoff cups with high-tech machines, and Logitech debuts its universal-remote keyboard.

By March 4, 2014

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Dish-Disney deal changes future of online TV

Dish's ad-skipping feature becomes a negotiation tool with networks, Keurig fights knockoff cups with high-tech machines, and Logitech debuts its universal-remote keyboard.

By March 4, 2014

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Dish launches high-octane Super Joey set-top DVR

The DVR set-top box revealed at the Consumer Electronics Show in January is now available to Dish customers, ahead of the anticipated arrival of Wireless Joey.

By March 13, 2014

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DirecTV reportedly in talks with Disney for Internet deal

The satellite TV provider is in negotiations to offer the media giant's content as part of an Internet-based product, Reuters reports.

By March 5, 2014