Cord cutting could cause Dish to drop Viacom channels

Cord cutters threaten the TV industry's traditional business models, and as providers' revenue drops they're trying to make up for the losses by raising TV prices and threatening to drop channels.
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  • Consumer Electronics
  • Carriers
  • Video
San Francisco journalist Bill Snyder writes frequently about business and technology. His work appears regularly in and the publications of Stanford's Graduate School of Business and the Haas School of Business at the University of California at Berkeley. He welcomes your comments and suggestions.