DirecTV gives subs preview of NBA League Pass

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Right now, if you’re a DirecTV subscriber and tune-in to any of the NBA League Pass suite of channels you can get a free preview through Sunday, January 25th. The schedule during the preview includes over…

DirecTV adds Longhorn Network HD channel

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Today, DirecTV added the Longhorn Network to their HD channel lineup, that airs over 175 exclusive events a year from University of Texas varsity sports teams. The channel also broadcasts shows such as the daily Longhorn Extra news…

DirecTV now authenticating Fox Now channel on Roku devices

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If you’re a DirecTV subscriber with a Roku device you’ll now be able to authenticate the Fox Now streaming channel, providing on-demand access to popular shows such as Brooklyn Nine-Nine, Gotham and The Following wherever your Roku player is set…

DirecTV launches ESPN Buzzer Beater channel

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Here’s some great news for college basketball fans who are also DirecTV subscribers. The company has launched ESPN Buzzer Beater on Channel 615. The channel brings highlights and live cut-ins during national college basketball games, including…

DirecTV/Disney deal adds channels & expands TV Everywhere

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A new deal between DirecTV and Disney will renew and expand programming available to subscribers, including the addition of Fusion, Longhorn Network, ESPN Goal Line, ESPN Buzzer Beater, ESPN3, and SEC Network + channels. In their press…

New DirecTV channels you can stream away from home

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DirecTV recently added to their lineup of channels that are available to stream out-of-home with several new selections from Fox Network. The new channels include Fox Sports 1, Fox Sports 2, FXX, Nat Geo, and Nat…

DirecTV soft-launches Spanish-language OTT streaming service

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Spanish-language TV viewers will soon have an alternative to traditional cable & satellite TV service. In the U.S. only, DirecTV is launching an over-the-top (OTT) streaming service called  Yaveo. The $7.99 per-month service (comparable with the price…

Fox News and Business pulled from DISH

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Over the weekend Dish customers lost access to Fox News and Fox Business after the two companies could not come to terms on a renewal agreement. The channel feeds were officially pulled on Saturday, December 21st at 11:59…

FOX TV Everywhere apps now on DirecTV

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DirecTV has announced FOX’s TV Everywhere service is now available to their subscribers nationwide. The new partnership allows DirecTV customers to authenticate FOX TV Everywhere apps and websites for FOX NOW, FXNOW, and Nat Geo TV….

DirecTV & Harvey Weinstein to present two classic 60′s films on demand

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Here’s something you don’t see every day. DirecTV and The Weinstein Company’s Harvey Weinstein have partnered to bring two classic films to DirecTV on demand in January. El Cid (1961) starring Charlton Heston and Sophia Loren, and Circus World (1964)…

DirecTV launching 4k On-Demand content for Samsung Ultra HD TVs

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DirecTV will begin offering 4k content on-demand to subscribers starting Friday, November 14, with titles priced from $3.99-$15.99 each. The service will launch with popular movie titles in 4k resolution such as Forrest Gump, Star Trek (2009), and Transformers: Age…

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…

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