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AT&T unveils streaming TV service for $35 per month
AT&T unveils streaming TV service for $35 per month
AT&T has announced a streaming TV package, DirecTV Now, for just $35 per month. The service will have over 100 channels and includes unlimited ...... 27 Oct 2016
AT&T acquisition of DirecTV is nearing completion
AT&T acquisition of DirecTV is nearing completion
The U.S. FCC has greenlighted AT&T's proposed acquisition of DirecTV, the $48.5 billion merger that will now create the U.S.' largest pay-TV company. ...... 22 Jul 2015
Approval for AT&T, DirecTV merger expected this month
Approval for AT&T, DirecTV merger expected this month
AT&T is expected to get U.S. regulatory approval later this month for its proposed $48.5 billion acquisition of satellite TV giant DirecTV. ...... 04 Jul 2015
DOJ, FCC likely to let AT&T, DirecTV merger complete
DOJ, FCC likely to let AT&T, DirecTV merger complete
The Justice Department and Federal Communications Commission are both near ending their review of the proposed AT&T acquisition of DirecTV, ...... 13 May 2015
AT&T makes DirecTV acquisition official
AT&T makes DirecTV acquisition official
After a week of speculation, AT&T has officially announced a $48.5 billion acquisition of satellite TV giant DirecTV. "This is a unique opportunity ...... 18 May 2014 - 1 comment
AT&T to announce acquisition of DirecTV on Monday
AT&T to announce acquisition of DirecTV on Monday
According to multiple reports and first reported by Buzzfeed, AT&T will announce their acquisition of satellite TV giant DirecTV on Monday. ...... 18 May 2014 - 1 comment
AT&T acquisition of DirecTV could near $50 billion
AT&T acquisition of DirecTV could near $50 billion
As previously reported, AT&T is in active negotiations to purchase satellite TV giant DirecTV, in what is expected to be one of the largest ...... 13 May 2014
AT&T looking into purchasing satellite giant DirecTV
AT&T looking into purchasing satellite giant DirecTV
According to sources, AT&T has approached DirecTV about acquiring the satellite TV giant. Given the current value of DTV, any deal would ...... 04 May 2014
DirecTV negotiating with Disney for Internet rights to content
DirecTV negotiating with Disney for Internet rights to content
Following a blockbuster deal with rival Dish Network, Disney is in talks with DirecTV where the satellite company will license the rights to ...... 07 Mar 2014 - 3 comments
DirecTV ups bid on Hulu to over $1 billion
DirecTV ups bid on Hulu to over $1 billion
DirecTV, the U.S.' second largest pay TV service, has upped their bid to over $1 billion for video streaming site Hulu, say sources. Additionally, ...... 01 Jun 2013
DirecTV considering bid for Hulu streaming service
DirecTV considering bid for Hulu streaming service
DirecTV, the U.S.' second largest pay-TV provider, may be considering a bid for Hulu, say sources. There has been plenty of interest for ...... 17 May 2013 - 5 comments
Viacom, DirecTV settle case and channels are returned
Viacom, DirecTV settle case and channels are returned
Earlier this month, we reported that DirecTV had dropped over two dozen Viacom cable channels thanks to an ongoing dispute over licensing fees. ...... 21 Jul 2012 - 2 comments
Viacom channels go dark for DirecTV subscribers
Viacom channels go dark for DirecTV subscribers
DirecTV has dropped over a dozen Viacom cable channels this week thanks to an ongoing dispute over licensing fees. Popular channels like ...... 12 Jul 2012 - 12 comments
Cable operators say 'no' to a Netflix channel
Cable operators say 'no' to a Netflix channel
Last week, we reported that Netflix has been meeting with cable companies in the past weeks in an effort to get their own channel. If CEO ...... 12 Mar 2012 - 8 comments
CES: Multi-room DVR client becomes standard in Samsung Smart TVs
CES: Multi-room DVR client becomes standard in Samsung Smart TVs
At CES in Las Vegas, Samsung announced that all their future Smart TVs will support the RVU (R-View) protocol, allowing them to work with multi-room ...... 12 Jan 2012 - 1 comment
     

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