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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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ABC to Cox: No ad skipping on video on demand

ABC and Cox have struck a deal to show ABC's content through video on demand, but Cox will have to disable fast-forward capabilities that let people skip ads.

By May 8, 2007

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CBS returns to Dish after 12-hour blackout

Dish Network customers can watch CBS stations again after an overnight outage -- but they'll have to say goodbye to Dish's AutoHop ad-skipping feature for new episodes of the broadcaster's shows.

By December 6, 2014

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Dish said to be talking to NBC, CBS, and more for Internet TV

After striking a deal with Disney, the satellite television operator is reportedly negotiating for an Internet TV service to be released as soon as this summer.

By April 22, 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-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