Tag Archives: directv

AT&T to Spin Off DirecTV, Pay-TV Units With TPG (B&C)

DirecTV, AT&T TV and Uverse will be part of new company.... More

Security Researcher Says DirecTV Hardware Can Be Easily Hacked (ZDNet)

Homes signed up to AT&T's DirecTV service may be inadvertently running hardware that can be easily hacked, according to a security researcher. An easily-exploitable security... More

AT&T’s DirecTV Now to Add CBS, Showtime

AT&T’s DirecTV Now over-the-top (OTT) streaming service is adding CBS, Showtime and other CBS-owned networks, as part of a deal announced by the companies Aug. 7. Terms weren’t... More

DirecTV Adds Electronic Sell-Through Option (MCN)

DirecTV has added an electronic sell-through option that lets its satellite TV customers purchase movies and TV titles, including some new releases that become available before the... More

CBS CEO: Company’s in Negotiations with AT&T Over DirecTV Now

CBS is “in discussions” with AT&T about taking part in the new DirecTV Now streaming television service that was recently announced, CBS CEO and president Leslie Moonves said D... More

DirecTV to Add Live Streaming to Basic NFL Sunday Ticket Package (MCN)

Beginning with the upcoming National Football League season, DirecTV customers that purchase the exclusive out-of-market NFL Sunday Ticket package will be able to live stream every... More

Who is going to disrupt the Pay TV industry?

by Chuck Parker I’ve spent the last few weeks having renewed discussions with a variety of people whose opinion I respect in this space, including those in the Twitter-sphere, t... More