AT&T—owner of HBO and DirecTV—lets HBO go dark on Dish in money fight

Enlarge (credit: HBO) AT&T-owned HBO and Cinemax have been pulled from Dish’s satellite TV service and the Dish-owned Sling TV streaming service over a money dispute, marking the first-ever blackout for HBO in its 46-year history. In June, US District Court Judge Richard Leon allowed AT&T to complete its purchase of Time Warner Inc., the […]

Dish adds dual tuners to AirTV Player through an adapter

Dish’s AirTV Player is an intriguing mix of an over-the-air player with streaming services, but that single tuner has made it difficult to recommend if you want to both record and watch live broadcasts. You won’t have to make that compromise from now on, though, if you’re willing to pay. The company has launched a […]

Judge OKs Dish lawsuit over Univision’s soccer livestreams

Dish and Univision haven’t been on the friendliest of terms for quite a while now, and we doubt this development will help bridge the widening gap between the two companies. According to The Hollywood Reporter, Univision has failed to convince a judge to toss the lawsuit Dish filed over content it streamed on Facebook. The […]

WATCH: You’ll never guess what a chef is roasting – would you try this dish on holiday?

A video rapidly going viral online has shown a chef preparing a selection of roasted armadillo and placing them in a dish to eat. The little animals are steaming as the cook lifts them out of their shells with a knife to put the roasted meat to one side. Lying on their backs, the dead […]

Diabetes type 2 – add this 80p side dish to your dinner to slash blood sugar

Diabetes type 2 is caused by the pancreas not producing enough of the hormone insulin, or the body not reacting to insulin, according to the NHS. Without enough insulin, the body struggles to convert sugar in the blood into useable energy. Maintaining a normal blood sugar is very important for diabetes patients, as they’re more […]

Parkinson’s Disease: Eating more of THIS traditional British dish could halt illness

EATING more traditional fish and chips could prevent the onset of Parkinson’s Disease, new research suggests. Scientists say consuming parvalbumim – a protein found in several fish species including cod – can be a “simple way” to halt the degenerative brain disease.

The best dish racks you can buy

The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you’ll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we get a share of the revenue from your purchase. The Insider Pick: A top-quality dish drying rack has a large capacity without taking up too much space, is designed for easy water run-off and efficient drying, and is easy […]

I tried the menu that will be served on the world’s longest direct flight — and the best dish is in economy

Simon Thomsen The world’s longest non-stop flight takes off on Saturday, March 24th. The route will be taken by a Qantas 787 Dreamliner between Perth and London. We tried the menu before the flights get underway. The best dish was roast chicken with red rice, Mediterranean vegetables, soybeans and thyme jus — served in economy class. […]