DIRECTV lowers price of NFL Sunday Ticket packages

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Access to every out-of-market NFL game on Sundays has just gotten a lot cheaper. DirecTV has lowered the price of NFL Sunday Ticket as the 2014/2015 season enters its ninth week, offering NFL Sunday Ticket Max…

NBA offers 1 week of NBA League Pass with over 40 games

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Just in time for the start of the 2014/2015 season, the NBA today started offering TV subscribers a one week preview of NBA League Pass. During the first week, viewers will able to watch up to 40…

DirecTV subs will get 1 week of NBA League Pass

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DirecTV subscribers will get a free week of NBA League Pass when the 2014 season starts Tuesday, October 28th. During the first week of the season, 56 games are scheduled to be played through November 4th….

Here’s how to hide duplicate SD channels on DirecTV

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If you’re like most of us around here you probably haven’t tuned-in to a standard-definition channel since you bought a high-definition TV. So why is it that we need to scroll through all the SD duplicates…

Hockey fans: DirecTV offers NHL Center Ice channel preview

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If you’re a hockey fan and haven’t already subscribed to NHL Center Ice, DirecTV is offering a free preview of the channel package starting today, October 8th through October 25th. During the preview period, DirecTV subscribers can…

DIRECTV App Update for Phones adds Live Streaming from Home Screen

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If you’re a DirecTV customer the latest update to the Android and iOS phone apps is certainly worth your time. While streaming live TV (even away from home) has been a feature of the DirecTV app…

DIRECTV restores Raycom local broadcast stations

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In what threatened to be a blackout of NFL games yesterday, in local markets that cover New Orleans Saints’ and Cleveland Browns’ games, DirecTV and Raycom Media reached a new agreement to get 43 local stations back…

DirecTV subs to get XTRA package preview

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DirecTV subscribers with to the SELECT, ENTERTAINMENT, or CHOICE packages will get a free preview of the EXTRA package starting on Tuesday, August 26 and ending on Monday, September 1. The EXTRA package includes over 205 channels (60…

DirecTV App Update Lets You Filter Free Movie Titles

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DirecTV has added nice little feature to their app for Android and iOS devices that allows you to filter for free titles in the movies section. To see all free titles, click on the “My: All…

DIRECTV will carry SEC Network upon launch [Updated]

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DirecTV has announced carriage of the SEC Network when it launches on August 14, just in time for the start of the season games featuring Texas A&M vs. South Carolina and Temple vs. Vanderbilt on August 28….

DIRECTV subs can try out Universal Sports Network through end of month

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At the same time DirecTV is offering a free trial of MLB Extra Innings, customers can get even more sports programming on NBC’s Universal Sports Network. From July 22 through July 31, the network is available…

DirecTV to offer MLB Extra Innings Trial Viewing with MLB.tv

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If you’re considering adding MLB Extra Innings to your service package here’s an opportunity to “try before you buy.” DirecTV is offering a free trial of the sports package starting this Friday, July 18 through  July…

DirecTV announces Fantasy Zone NFL Football Channel

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DirecTV has announced the DirecTV Fantasy Zone channel that’ll be available this coming season exclusively to NFL Sunday Ticket Max subscribers at no extra charge for the first year. The live fantasy football show will bring…

DirecTV to give HBO and Cinemax previews to subscribers

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It’s time to make some room on your DVRs. Starting this Friday, June 20, DirecTV will offer customers previews of the HBO and Cinemax channels at no charge. Viewers can check out the latest episodes of…

Sorry DirecTV subscribers, but no FIFA World Cup action via WatchESPN [Updated]

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DirecTV subscribers as well as Cablevision customers, won’t be able to watch the 2014 FIFA World Cup through WatchESPN enabled channels. Why? Because neither TV subscriber supports DirecTV doesn’t support the ESPN service. This means anyone with…

DirecTV Everywhere Channels You can Stream Away from Home

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One of the characteristics of TV Everywhere is the ability to view programming you pay for wherever you are, rather than only when you’re tied to your cable box at home. DirecTV’s TV Everywhere initiative provides…

AT&T to purchase DirecTV for $48.5 billion

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In a statement issued today AT&T will purchase DirecTV in a deal that’s said to be worth $48.5 billion. AT&T’s proposal will give DirecTV shareholders $95 per share, of which $66.50 will paid in stock and…

DIRECTV to give subscribers EXTRA package preview

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We just got word DirecTV will be offering subscribers a preview of all the channels included in the EXTRA package from May 25 through June 1st. The additional channels will be available for customers who are…

Showtime channels on preview this Mother’s Day weekend

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This Mother’s Day weekend you can get a preview of Showtime’s lineup of channels through most TV providers. The preview runs from Friday, May 9 through Monday, May 11. Providers that apparently are offering the preview…

DirecTV subs get HD Extra Pack channels preview

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Starting Thursday, May 1, DirecTV will offer subscribers a free trial of the HD Extra Pack. The optional channel package adds nine high-definition (HD) channels to your DIRECTV lineup, including the movie channels MGM HD, Hallmark Movie…

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