Fox News, Fox Business off air for Dish Network users

...Fox blackout is just the latest skirmish as cable and satellite TV providers fight with networks over subscription fees...Turner Classic Movies.Dish has more than 14 million satellite TV customers. Fox is using e-mails and tweets to urge...

CBS's new All Access streaming not worth cutting cord, yet

...announced All Access just a day after HBO said it would offer its HBO Go online service without requiring a cable or satellite TV subscription. Meanwhile, ESPN and the NBA have agreed to develop a stand-alone Internet offering. Prices haven't...

HBO unleashes streaming from cable contracts

...contracts. Is this the end of pay-TV as we know it?"HBO and ESPN are the two main reasons why people have cable and satellite TV," says Forrester analyst James McQuivey. "The whole industry has eyed them for years nervous that one day they would...

Turner channels removed from Dish amid pact spat

...Channels such as Cartoon Network and CNN are no longer part of Dish's programming lineup as a deadline has passed for the satellite TV provider and Turner Broadcasting to renew their distribution agreement.Dish Network Corp. said Tuesday that Turner...

21st Century Fox drops attempt to buy Time Warner; Approves $6B for buying back stock

...Internet provider, is trying to win approval to buy rival Time Warner Cable while AT&T Corp. is trying to gobble up satellite TV service DirecTV.As in the case with those proposed deals, 21st Century Fox would have had to navigate potentially...

Aereo CEO speaks on future of company, industry

...Apple TV streaming devices. Aereo resembles a cable or satellite TV service, except it costs less and is limited to over-the-air channels, plus Bloomberg TV.Cable and satellite TV companies typically pay broadcasters to include TV stations...

Supreme Court rules against Internet startup Aereo in copyright fight with broadcasters

...Justice Stephen Breyer wrote for the court in rejecting the company's attempts to distinguish itself from cable and satellite TV. "Aereo's system is, for all practical purposes, identical to a cable system," he said.Aereo is available...

Aereo presses case despite Supreme Court setback

...simply demand fees that Aereo can't afford without huge hikes in the rates it charges customers. It's these kinds of demands that have kept some stations off various cable and satellite TV systems in high-profile disputes in recent years.

Cord-cutter confessions: Reality TV made me do it

...industry calls a "cord cutter." A recent report from Forrester Research predicts U.S. households without cable or satellite TV will increase from the current 18 percent to 21 percent by 2018. Optimistically titled "Marketers: Don't Worry...

Stray dogs in Sochi are ordered to be exterminated

...Monday, including "biting children." NBC: Is using the Olympics to push interest in technology allowing cable or satellite TV subscribers to see live Winter Olympics competition on mobile phones or tablets.The network said Monday it will give...