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TiVo, EchoStar case ends with $500 million payout

EchoStar and Dish Network agree to pay TiVo to settle a long-running patent tussle. The companies are also swapping patent licenses.

By May 2, 2011


TiVo wins key ruling in EchoStar case

U.S. Court of Appeals rules that EchoStar did, in fact, violate TiVo's DVR patents, paving the way for the disabling of infringing devices.

By April 21, 2011


EchoStar injunction upheld in victory for TiVo

Dish Network DVR owners won't see any impact just yet as EchoStar appeals the latest decision, but TiVo is a step closer to $300 million and a crippling blow against EchoStar.

By March 4, 2010


EchoStar says appeals court stays ruling on DVR workaround

Dish Network DVRs can temporarily remain functioning despite Tuesday's contempt ruling.

By June 3, 2009


EchoStar unveils Tru2way cable version of its SlingLoaded DVR

The EchoStar T2200s is the cable version of its earlier Dish Network-only DVR with built-in SlingPlayer support.

By March 30, 2009


EchoStar SlingLoaded HD DVR 922 combines Slingbox and DVR into one super set-top box

The SlingLoaded mega-DVR lets you access live and recorded TV from anywhere.

By January 8, 2009


TiVo profits from EchoStar litigation

The company's third-quarter earnings are boosted into positive territory after receiving $105 million in patent trial award.

By November 25, 2008


Supreme Court ignores EchoStar appeal against TiVo suit

The Supreme Court is refusing to hear EchoStar's appeal against a patent infringement suit brought against it by TiVo.

By October 6, 2008


Dish Network DTVPal reviewed, not same as EchoStar TR-40

CNET's full review of the DTVPal is up, offering lots of praise for its electronic program guide, but knocking its mediocre remote.

By June 12, 2008


EchoStar unveils SlingModem, hints at future cable products

The EchoStar SlingModem combines a cable modem and Slingbox in one housing--and it won't be the last cable-centric product the former satellite-only hardware provider releases this year.

By May 14, 2008