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Dish Hopper with Sling

Dish has upgraded its kangaroo-themed DVR with a faster 1,305MHz Broadcom processor, added Wi-Fi, integrated Slingbox, and served up a new feature called Hopper Transfers that allows you to transfer recorded programming to your iPad for offline viewing.

By January 7, 2013

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Find cheap flights with iPhone app Hopper

Hopper shows you when is the best time to book airfare and can alert you when a flight's price has dropped and may go up.

By January 29, 2015

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Dish Hopper DVR adds Netflix app

The satcaster claims to be the first major pay-TV provider to integrate the Netflix app on its own set-top boxes.

By December 17, 2014

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Dish blinks in Hopper standoff with Disney -- or is it a wink?

The DVR that auto-skips broadcast ads has been deflecting networks' attacks in the courtroom, but Disney succeeds at the contract bargaining table instead -- by giving Dish landmark Internet content rights.

By March 3, 2014

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Dish's Hopper legal win against Fox stands -- again

The Dish Network DVR that automatically skips commercials won another round in a US court of appeals, which again rejected 21st Century Fox's petition to halt the feature.

By January 24, 2014

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Dish updates Hopper with companion Joey set-top boxes, and Google Glass app

At CES in Las Vegas, Dish refreshes the Hopper with the ability to record eight shows simultaneously, new Joey set-top boxes that help extend TV functionality anywhere, voice-enabled recommendation, and a Google Glass app.

By January 8, 2014

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4K content guide: What to watch in 4K today

So you bought a new 4K TV and you're wondering what's on. The answer right now is: not much. But the list is growing. Here's a look at what you can watch now in 4K, and what's coming down the pike in the near future.

By February 2, 2015

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Correction: Google Doodle honors Grace Hopper

This story initially misstated the year of the "60 Minutes" interview. It was 1983.

By December 9, 2013

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Google Doodle honors pioneer programmer Grace Hopper

The developer of COBOL, which allowed computers to handle words instead of just numbers, would have been 107 years old on Monday.

By December 9, 2013

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Travel light, eat well with the Briefcase Barbecue

The Briefcase Barbecue is a folding portable grill. Business travel never tasted so good.

By March 16, 2015