• Sling TV's growth further slows in Q3, but still leads rivals in terms of subscribers

    13 days ago - By Tech Crunch

    It appears Dish's live TV streaming service, Sling TV, has been impacted by the increased competition from rivals like YouTube TV, Hulu with Live TV, AT&T's DirecTV Now, and others. Sling TV still leads the market with 2.37 million subscribers for its TV service aimed at cord cutters, Dish reported in its Q3 2018 earnings, but its momentum is slowing.
    In the first quarter of the year, Sling TV added 91,000 subscribers, followed by 41,000 in Q2 , and now just 26,000 additions in Q3 , according to Dish's earnings results out today.
    That allows it to retain its first place position, but that...
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  • Fox revenue rises 2.5 percent on ads growth

    13 days ago - By Reuters

    Rupert Murdoch-controlled Twenty-First Century Fox Inc reported a 2.5 percent rise in quarterly revenue on Wednesday, helped by growth in advertising ahead of the sale of the bulk of its business to Walt Disney Co .
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  • BMW dented by upfront expenditure for new car launches

    13 days ago - By Reuters

    German carmaker BMW will deepen cost cuts after higher development expenses contributed to a 27 percent drop in third-quarter operating profit, falling short of analyst expectations as currency effects also took a toll.
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  • Dish revenue falls five percent as satellite subscribers drop

    13 days ago - By Reuters

    U.S. satellite TV service provider Dish Network Corp reported a 5 percent fall in quarterly revenue on Wednesday as it leaked more subscribers in the face of cheaper options like Netflix and Hulu.
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