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Dish Product Spotlight: MyDish.com

Properly supporting your client’s DISH account can include helping them create a MyDISH account.  These instructions illustrate how to create this account.  As the trusted technology consultant, you may wish to create this account on behalf of your client and maintain this account on behalf of your client.  One benefit of maintaining this account is […]

CE Pro Editors · October 15, 2019

Dish Sales Feature: Equipment Margins

The DISH Custom Integration program provides product margin to its CI buyers as indicated on the pricing list.  When the client purchases the equipment from you, you enjoy margins and interface with DISH on behalf of your client.  There are no background checks or credit checks performed on your clients, since DISH treats you as […]

CE Pro Editors · October 15, 2019

Dish Featured Install: The Red Group, Salt Lake City, UT

Kirk Mackay of The Red Group in Salt Lake City had an opportunity to partner with a builder on a spec home in Park City, UT.  The Colony development features multi-million dollar custom homes with unique features and sometimes unusual layouts.  As part of his partnership with the builder, Kirk pre-wired the home and established […]

CE Pro Editors · October 15, 2019

Dish Dealer Spotlight: Residential Systems Inc. Littleton, CO

When Travis Leo was offered a move to CenturyLink in Louisiana from his position at telecom provider Qwest in Denver 8 years ago, he decided to appeal to his love of consumer electronics and change careers, purchasing Residential Systems Inc (RSI).  RSI was (and still is) a successful business featuring a deep bench of technical […]

CE Pro Editors · October 15, 2019

Football in 4K

DISH is delighted to deliver NFL Thursday Night Football and select college football games in 4K! Tune to Channel 540 on your Hopper 3 or 4K Joey to enjoy the action. November 2 (Saturday) Northwestern @ Indiana – 7:00 PM ET November 7 (Thursday) Los Angeles Chargers @ Oakland Raiders – 8:00 PM ET November […]

CE Pro Editors · October 15, 2019

DISH Offers Gigabit Internet + Video for Multi-Family Buildings

DISH is rolling out bulk Gigabit Internet service designed for owners of apartments, off-campus student housing, senior living facilities or even mobile home parks and resorts. DISH’s offering includes: Premium, high-performance WiFi Enterprise security Personal area networks with site roaming for individual units Wired ethernet connections Live TV streaming No-hassle upgrades to 4K Hopper 3 […]

CE Pro Editors · October 15, 2019

Vivint Smart Home to Go Public via Reverse Merger Valuing Co. at $5.6 Billion

Vivint Smart Home to be merged into SoftBank-backed Mosaic (NYSE: MOSC), a specialty acquisition corp. that will take on Vivint name.

Julie Jacobson · September 16, 2019

home assistant

These Three Home Automation Sleepers Could Steal CEDIA Expo 2019

Popular with smart-home makers, Tuya, Home Assistant and CIWare will show home automation platforms, development tools, and interoperable devices to lure new adopters.

Julie Jacobson · September 11, 2019

Vivint at CEDIA Expo 2019

Vivint’s Big Home Automation News at CEDIA 2019: Control4 Integration at Last

Vivint’s security engine now integrates two-way with Control4 home-automation systems — a technological milestone for the mass-market provider, and a nod to Vivint’s new Smart Home Authorized Pro program.

Julie Jacobson · September 05, 2019

Game Finder Offers Fans a Way to Watch and Follow The Most Exciting Games on TV

The Game Finder app is a simple interactive feature that allows viewers to navigate and watch the best games using their Hopper. Additionally, Game Finder incorporates Thuuz Sports’ excitement ratings and enables viewers to track scores across the NFL, college football, MLB, NBA, college basketball, NHL, and soccer. Select your favorite teams, follow up-to-the-minute box […]

CE Pro Editors · September 01, 2019