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With Ergen 'entirely focused on wireless,' Clayton steering pay TV biz at Dish Network

After Dish Network founder and Chairman Charlie Ergen shot down my interview request last Tuesday, I was a bit surprised that the company agreed to schedule an interview the next day with CEO Joseph Clayton.

Dish's Clayton dishes on broadband wireless, pay TV consolidation and more

Dish Network is still trying to flesh out its wireless plans, but it has plenty of balls in the air on other fronts. During the 2014 Consumer Electronics Show, Steve Donohue, editor of  FierceCable, sat down with Dish CEO Joseph Clayton. For more on their conversation,  check out this Hot Seat interview.

Dish Network CEO weighs in on broadband wireless, virtual cable, pay TV consolidation

During the Consumer Electronics Show, Steve Donohue, editor of FierceCable, sat down with Dish Network President and CEO Joseph Clayton. In addition to talking about Dish's broadband wireless and over-the-top video ambitions, the former Sirius XM chairman offers his thoughts on pay TV consolidation, CES, and 4K Ultra HD TV.

Clayton: Dish Network signing over-the-top carriage deals

LAS VEGAS-- Dish Network has signed carriage deals with multiple programming suppliers that would allow for the distribution of live TV networks on an over-the-top video platform, CEO Joseph Clayton told FierceCable Wednesday.

Dish still searching for wireless partner, but seems to rule out Sprint

Dish Network CEO Joseph Clayton said the company is still looking for a wireless carrier to partner with to build out its planned LTE Advanced network, but he seemed to rule out Sprint Nextel as a partner.

Dish's Ergen: We may sell spectrum if FCC doesn't approve waiver

Dish Network may be forced to sell the spectrum it hopes to use for a nationwide LTE Advanced network if the FCC does not approve a crucial waiver Dish needs, according to Dish Chairman Charlie

Dish shops $5 monthly Heartland Package

Dish Network (Nasdaq: DISH) is pitching subscribers a new $5 monthly Heartland Package that includes Hallmark Channel, Hallmark Movie Channel, GMC TV, Pixl, RFD-TV and Rural TV. Rural TV is the only

Dish to shutter more Blockbuster stores, turn some outlets into satellite TV service centers

After committing to keeping about 90 percent of Blockbuster movie rental stores open, new owner Dish Network (Nasdaq: DISH) says it plans to close additional outlets. "We are committed to keeping the

Clayton: Dish will keep spectrum, but remains open to merger

Dish Network (Nasdaq: DISH) isn't interested in selling wireless broadband spectrum that it has acquired from TerreStar Networks and DBSB North America that the company hopes to use to market

Dish banks on magic and kangaroos named Hopper and Joey for turnaround

After losing 111,000 subscribers during the third quarter, Dish Network (Nasdaq: DISH) unveiled a new multiroom DVR and kangaroo corporate mascot that company executives hope will help return the