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Dish TV launches Al-enabled Chatbot to offer customer support

Dish TV has announced the launch of ‘Advanced Dish TV interface’, the world’s first AI-enabled pay TV Chatbot. It is built for issue redressal and service lifecycle management.

DishTV becomes first DTH service brand to be listed on Flipkart

Dish TV has joined hands with Flipkart to bring to its customers a hassle-free Dish TV connection anytime, anywhere, just a click away. It has thus become the first DTH service provider to be listed on Flipkart.

Dish TV has capex plan of Rs 800 cr in FY18

Dish TV has a capex plan of Rs 800 cr in FY18 even as it is looking to add 1 mn net subscribers during this period. ARPU and content cost is expected to stay flat while revenue could grow between 7% and 8% in FY18.

TDSAT to hear Dish TV–Videocon d2h vs Star case on 12 Oct

TDSAT posts Dish TV–Videocon d2h vs Star India case on issue of launch of pay GEC Star Bharat on DD Freedish on 12 Oct. In earlier hearing, Star had placed a chart before the tribunal containing the list of 8 channels that are available on Freedish while continuing to remain pay channels as carried by Videocon d2h or Dish.

TDSAT refuses to grant injunction to Dish TV, Videocon d2h against Star

Dish TV and Videocon d2h move TDSAT against Star’s decision to launch Star Bharat, which was earlier known as Life OK, on Freedish. They want the broadcaster to either declare it as a pay or an FTA channel.

Freedish and OTT impact: Dish TV renegotiating with broadcasters to reduce content costs

Dish TV has started renegotiating with broadcasters to bring content costs down. The argument put forward is that broadcasters are offering free to air content on DD Freedish and also on OTT platforms. The company has, in fact, managed to reduce content costs with one major broadcaster.

Dish TV’s ARPU, subscriber adds and EBITDA in Q1

Dish TV’s ARPU saw a rebound in Q1 after dipping to a new low in the preceding quarter while net subscriber additions improved. Approximate net synergies from Dish TV-Videocon d2h merger expected to be Rs 180 crore in FY18 and Rs 510 crore in FY19.

Zee Cinema to have audio description for visually impaired audiences for ‘Dangal’ airing

In an industry first initiative in India, ZEE has taken a strong content and technology initiative to make content on television accessible for the visually and hearing impaired audiences.

Sanjeev Kapoor’s FoodFood launches international feed via Amagi CLOUDPORT

FoodFood channel has deployed Amagi’s CLOUDPORT edge playout platform to launch its new international feed in the US and Mauritius.

Now Dish TV allows you to pick a channel at Rs 8.5

Dish TV subscribers will have to take the basic service pack. They can then opt for popular channels by just paying Rs 8.5 per channel. Customers can also choose popular HD channels priced at Rs 17 per channel.