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Wireless
 
Wireless Joey
Wireless Joey
Wireless Joey

DISH Customers Can Nix Annoying Wires With The Wireless Joey

Wires are seriously annoying. In a world where everything is wireless nowadays, it's kind of hard to tolerate devices that still rely on them. DISH fans who hate wires can now opt to get the Wireless Joey, which allows customer...
 
TV Provider Comparison
 
TV Watching
TV Watching
TV Watching

Comcast vs. Dish Network (comparison)

Comcast is a Multi-system operator (MSO), offering TV, Internet and phone service in 40 states as well as the District of Columbia. The company is the largest cable TV provider in the US, with approximately 22.3 million subscri...

 
Comparisons
 
DirecTV vs Dish Network
DirecTV vs Dish Network
DirecTV vs Dish Network

DirecTV vs. Dish Network (comparison)

Ready to switch from cable to a satellite dish? DirecTV and Dish Network each have benefits and drawbacks. DirecTV is known for better customer service, but Dish Network is actually the provider with live 24/7 assistance. Dish ...
 
Accessory Reviews
 
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@TV Plus front main
@TV Plus front main

Belkin G1V1000 @TV Plus Review

 Some reviews are difficult not because of the technology discussed, but because the purpose of that technology doesn’t come across as having any value. We can all say that TV has its good moments amidst the bad -- and that’s w...

 
DVR
 
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Slingbox PRO-HD Review product shot
Slingbox PRO-HD Review product shot

Slingbox PRO-HD Review

It’s a given that a mobile device is carrying around video content -- smartphones and tablets aren’t “glorified” MP3 players, after all. But there seems to be a disconnect between the content you can view in your home -- i.e., ...
 
Comparisons
 
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Blockbuster_VS_Redbox
Blockbuster_VS_Redbox

Redbox vs Blockbuster (comparison)

With so many movies to rent movies, it's hard to figure out which one is best for your you. Netflix is still the leader of the pack, but it now has some fierce competition with the likes of Blockbuster and Redbox. So how does R...

 
Portable
 
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dish-network-tailgater
dish-network-tailgater

Dish Network Tailgater Portable Satellite Weighs Just 10lbs

By our account TV is responsible for the vast influx of overweight Americans.  That, and fast food.  As a kid your parents would tell you to go outside and play.  Sure, that worked 20 years ago, but with the advent of portable ...
 
Business
 
Blockbuster Dish Network
Blockbuster Dish Network
Blockbuster Dish Network

Dish Network Just Bought Blockbuster For $228 Million

Dish Network just bought Blockbuster for $228 million in cash.  We can only assume that DirectTV is laughing their asses off, all the while scratching their heads. What the hell does Dish plan to do with 1,700 retail locations?...

 
DVR
 
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dish_network_vip_922

Dish Network Offers First Ever DVR With Built-in Slingbox, The VIP 922

During our time at CES, Echostar saw it fit to announces some pretty astounding and cool news: they unveiled a DVR box with a built in Slingbox, called the VIP 922.  What's this mean?  Those who sign up with the satellite TV se...