Tag: Blackout

  • Mission Broadcasting Blacks Out Local Stations for DISH Customers in 21 Markets

    Mission Broadcasting Blacks Out Local Stations for DISH Customers in 21 Markets

    DISH has announced that after a rejected request for a contract extension, Mission Broadcasting has blacked out local channels for DISH customers in 21 markets spanning 18 states. “Mission proudly claims on its website that its stations ‘provide free over-the-air programming,’ but clearly their actions could not run more counter to that claim,” said Brian […]

  • How to Get Around PlayStation Vue’s NFL Blackouts

    How to Get Around PlayStation Vue’s NFL Blackouts

    Yesterday was a tough day for NFL fans who use PlayStation Vue because Sony’s live TV streaming service blacked out NFL games on FOX and we even had a few reports of CBS NFL games being blacked out. What was even stranger about that was how some markets were blacked out while others streamed the […]

  • MLB Close to Deal Ending Blackouts

    MLB Close to Deal Ending Blackouts

    Major League Baseball has long made it clear they want to end blackouts of baseball games through their At Bat service. Sadly their hands have been tied until they could get major networks like Fox to agree to contract changes. The good news for cord cutters is that Sports Business Journal is reporting Fox has […]