Thursday, 22 June 2017

How to connect Alexa to Dish TV: Amazon echo Setup, Echo Control TV

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Thursday, June 22, 2017

How to connect Alexa to Dish TV, Amazon echo Setup, Echo Control TV. Dish customers can now go totally hands-free when they watch TV. Through an integration with Amazon Alexa, those who have a Hopper or Wally, as well as an Amazon Echo, Echo Dot or Tap can change channels, search for programs and actors, play, pause and skip through shows and more, just using his voice.

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But first, you have to link your Dish account to Alexa. Here is how to do it.

1. Open the Alexa application on your smartphone and select "Music, Videos and Books".

2. Select the DishTV icon at the top of the screen.

3. Scroll down and select "Enable Skill".

4. On the next screen, you will be prompted to enter a code from your Dish receiver.

5. Open the menu of your antenna TV and select Settings.

6. Scroll down and select the Amazon Alexa icon.

7. Get the code from your Dish TV. It will appear where it says "Activation code".

8. Enter the code in the Alexa application on your smartphone and press Activate.

9. Select Manage and link devices in the Alexa application on your smartphone.

10. Select Link another device from the screen that appears.

11. Click the small "Discover Devices" line on the next screen.

12. Wait for Alexa to discover his dish receiver. This should not take more than a minute.

13. Select the Dish receiver you want to use with Alexa.

14. Select the Alexa device you want to link to the receiver. If you have more than one Echo or Echo Dot, it makes more sense to pair the device in the same room as your receiver.

15. You're ready! Now, you can control your dish receiver using Alexa. Search functionality will work with live, recorded and on-demand titles, as well as with Netflix. Here are some examples of the commands that will work:

Alexa, channel change to ESPN (or CNN, NBC, etc.)

Alexa, tune in (or go to) channel 130.

Alexa, go to History Channel.

Alexa, find the Big Bang Theory.

Alexa, search Game of Thrones.

Alexa, show me the films of Tom Hanks.

Alexa, search comedies.

Alexa, play Better Call Saul.

Alexa, jump ahead.

Alexa, rewind 30 seconds.

Alexa, pause.

Alexa, resume.

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Dish Multiple Room Music With DTS Play-Fi Technology is now available on DISH's Hopper DVR

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Thursday, June 22, 2017

Dish Multiple room music is now available on DISH's Hopper DVR. The DISH Music application uses DTS Play-Fi technology to stream music to audio systems and TV speakers throughout the house. Compatible with streaming music services, including Amazon Music, iHeartRadio, Pandora and TIDAL. Now available on Hopper 2, Hopper 3 and connected Joey customers at no additional cost.

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DISH today launched DISH Music, a mobile application with DTS Play-Fi technology that gives customers the ability to synchronise music through their home using central control. This feature works with TV audio systems connected to Hopper 2 or Hopper 3 DVRs as well as DTS Play-Fi loudspeakers to play music from personal libraries on mobile devices and popular streaming services such as Amazon Music, iHeartRadio, Pandora And TIDAL.

"It can be difficult and expensive to get high-quality, synchronised audio throughout the house," said Niraj Desai, DISH's vice president for product management. "DISH Music is a great home-made sound solution designed to meet the needs of our customers as it works with existing audio equipment and is available at no additional cost."

DISH Music converts DISH and Joeys Hopper DVRs connected into streaming music zones controllable from Android and iOS smartphones and tablets. When using the application, customers can choose to synchronise the same music between rooms or play different content in each zone. TVs show the metadata of the music being played, such as artists, the name of the song, and the music service.

In addition, DISH music can pair wirelessly with DTS Play-Fi enabled speakers connected to the same wireless network. DTS Play-Fi has the largest wireless partner ecosystem in the house, including Aerix, Anthem, Arcam, Ultimate Technology, Klipsch, MartinLogan, McIntosh, Paradigma, Phorus, Polk Audio, Rotel, Sonus Faber, Thiel Audio and Wren De Elite, Integra, Pioneer, Onkyo, Soundcast, SVS Sound and more.

Music services available with DISH DISH music Integrated Amazon Music, Deezer, iHeartRadio, Napster, Pandora, SiriusXM and TIDAL. Users must have accounts to access the content of these services, when necessary. DISH Music also plays from personal libraries on mobile devices and is compatible with DLNA media servers.

The DISH Music app is available for download today at the Apple App Store, Google Play Store and Amazon Marketplace.

About DISH

DISH Network Corp. (NASDAQ: DISH), through its subsidiaries, tested approximately 13,528 million pay-TV subscribers, as of March 31, 2017, with high-quality programming and technology with the most options at the best value. DISH offers a high definition line with more than 200 national HD channels, the most international channels and the award-winning HD and DVR technology. DISH Network Corporation is a Fortune 200 company. Visit www.dish.com.

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XBMC Kodi TV News: Court grants Subpoenas to Dish Network to reveal ZemTV, TVAddons operators

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Thursday, June 22, 2017

XBMC Kodi TV, kodi stream live TV, live TV kodi, Zem TV kodi News: Court grants Subpoenas to Dish Network to reveal ZemTV, TVAddons operators. A Texas court has granted several calls to Dish Network to identify operators behind the additional site of Kodi ZemTV and TVAddons.

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Dish Network does not know the complete identities of the defendants and therefore has asked the court to issue subpoenas to request information on the associated accounts of the alleged copyright infringer in different services such as Amazon, Facebook, Github, Google, Twitter And Paypal.

For example, the citation sent to Google required the search engine giant to distribute any type of information including IP address records with session date and time stamps as well as "all communications" as GChat messages from the year 2014.

Twitter, on the other hand, has also been asked to provide information related to the e-mail address [email protected]; @TV ADDONS and @ shani_08_kodi user names; And other accounts linked to the domains tvaddons.ag, tvaddons.org, and streamingboxes.com. The call also covers "all communications", such as tweets or direct messages received from each Twitter account from February 1, 2014, to the present.

Paypal has also been called up to present details of transactions including debits and credits to accounts. You are asked to provide information about any account with the credit card statement "Shani" or "Shani_08". Github has also been asked to provide information on the accounts linked to the domain tvaddons.ag. Amazon was also asked to submit the payment records and documents used to make or make changes to the accounts.

However, the service providers in question can still contest the subpoenas and ask the court for further clarification.

The series of Subpoenas came after Dish Network filed a lawsuit against ZemTV for directly infringing several of its television channels and TVAddons to distribute the disputed add-on. Also known as "Shani" and "Shani_08", the ZemTV operator is using the TVAddons platform to broadcast and share their service and look for donations at the same time.

Following the case filed, developer ZemTV "Shani" has closed its add-ons. And TVAddons also mysteriously disappeared last week, leaving their domain names unanswered after the DNS entries were deleted. Users attempting to access the site get a browser error message or redirected to a page on the domain name registrar of TVAddon Uniregistry.com.

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Friday, 16 June 2017

Sky Q Sky Box Update Now Allows Users to Record 6 TV Channels While Watching 7th

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Friday, June 16, 2017

Sky Q, Sky box update, Sky q update. The new Sky TV, Sky box update means that users can finally record more channels at once. SKY has announced its popular Sky Q box now allows users to record six programs and watch the seventh one at the same time.

Sky Q may be over a year old but Sky continues to upgrade its flagship service.

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Earlier this year, the satellite TV company launched a major update that brought the long-rumored voice search feature, as well as a number of new customization options for its home page.

This means that Sky Q owners can now press and hold the dedicated voice button on the side of the Bluetooth Sky Q remote control and simply say what they are looking for.

Now just released another Sky Q update that allows Sky Q 2TB users to record six programs while watching the seventh channel.

So far, Sky Q allowed five shows to be recorded at the same time.

To use the new feature, users should update their box by going to Settings> Settings> Preferences> the maximum number of recordings.

From this menu, the number can simply be changed from five to six.

Sky says its new Q service is now in more than a million homes.

And the firm has revealed that it is working on a number of new features for its Sky Q hardware for launch later this year.

The British broadcaster has joked that voice control and sports restart are in the pipeline for a future upgrade.

And in 2018, Sky will launch Sky TV without the need for a satellite dish, bringing Sky to millions of more homes.

After its initial launch last year, Sky recently reduced the price of its Sky Q badge service.

This latest offer means that customers can experience Sky Q for only €22 per month.

The cheapest package for Sky Q originally started from £44 a month. That's a saving of 54.5 percent.

This new base package of £22 includes a box of Sky Q 1TB and access to more than 270 channels including Sky Atlantic.

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Thursday, 15 June 2017

Sport1 US HD Will Be Removed From Sky Deutschland Pay TV Service Next Month

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Thursday, June 15, 2017

Sky Deutschland is going to remove Sport1 US HD from its  Direct Broadcast Satellite Pay TV platform. The German direct satellite Pay TV platform Sky Deutschland will stop the distribution of Sport1 US HD, the channel for American sports fans, on its platform on June 30, 2017.

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"We regularly analyse and evaluate our portfolio of partner channels with respect to different aspects based on quality and quantity," a Sky Deutschland spokesman said on the Quotenmeter portal. "Sky Deutschland and Sport1 have agreed not to extend the broadcasting agreement of the Sport1 US HD channel beyond June 30, 2017."

The spokesperson said that the sister channel Sport1+ HD will not be affected and will remain part of the Sky Deutschland direct satellite platform.

Sport1 US HD launched on August 1, 2013, and offered by Sky Deutschland only to its subscribers of DTH satellites via Astra (19.2 ° east). The creation of the channel was triggered by the withdrawal of ESPN America from Europe on July 31, 2013.

Sport1 USA Covers many of the sports leagues previously shown by ESPN America. The channel program includes NBA, NHL, MLB, NCAA and the IndyCar series including more sports events.

Following the withdrawal from Sky Deutschland direct satellite pay TV service, Sport1 US continues to remain on cable, IPTV and OTT platforms, including Zattoo, where it recently launched.

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