The defunct satellite service owes millions of dollars to TV programmers, the General Electric Pension Trust and others.
Customers of the now-defunct service are trying to recoup their investment by selling their worthless equipment online.
Orby TV tried to raise more money, but a last-minute deal suddenly fell through, the company’s chief executive said in an e-mail.
Satellite television startup Orby TV announced on Monday it would shut down its service and push customers toward Dish Network.
Satellite TV upstart Orby TV is planning to add support for TV Everywhere apps by the end of the year, according to an executive.
The high cost of sports and other programming means companies like YouTube TV might have to increase prices without adding channels or features.
For some consumers, YouTube TV is just as expensive as regular cable — or, in some cases, more costly.
Slim satellite TV service Orby TV is offering new customers a huge incentive to switch away from traditional pay TV companies: Cheap installation.
Orby TV is a new satellite service where customers pay for the equipment upfront, then pay as little as $40 a month for pay TV programming. And it’s growing.