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DISH’s “Hopper” DVR earns kudos from CEA

DISH’s “Hopper” DVR earns kudos from CEA

3 Jul 2012

DISH’s “Hopper” DVR earns kudos from CEA
The Consumer Electronics Association awarded DISH its top honor at the group’s CEA Line Shows for the satellite provider’s new Hopper high-definition DVR, which features “Auto Hop” technology allowing viewers to skip commercials on recorded shows. DISH Chairman Charlie Ergen told a House subcommittee last week that Auto Hop merely improves upon existing, legal technology. “Allowing your kids to watch TV doesn’t have to mean they have no choice but to see commercials for junk food and alcohol,” he added. The Hollywood Reporter(6/27), Home Media Magazine (6/28) LinkedInFacebookTwitterEmail this Story