Cable & Telecom

Dish Network lets customers watch live TV on iPad

ENGLEWOOD, CO – The Dish Network has become the first pay-TV provider to allow customers to watch live TV on their Apple iPads.The US satellite company said Wednesday that customers will need to pair its free Dish Remote Access app with a broadband-connected, Sling-enabled device such as the Sling Adapter, a small placeshifting device, plus one of its two compatible HD DVRs.“Dish Network is the only pay-TV provider to offer a true TV everywhere solution, and now we’ve extended that experience to the iPad,” said chief marketing officer Ira Bahr, in a statement. “Unlike mobile viewing from cable and telcos...

Our industry and COVID-19

We've gathered a number of links where Canadian cable, radio, television, telecom and wireless companies have posted their responses to the Covid-19 pandemic.