DirecTV Wireless Genie Mini now in all US markets

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DirecTV’s Wireless Genie Mini is now available in all US markets, providing wire-free installation of DirecTV service throughout your home. The Wireless Genie Mini (referred to as “WGM”), lets uses record, rewind, pause, and continue program…

The Weather Channel returns to DirecTV

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Early this morning The Weather Channel returned to the DirecTV channel lineup after several months of removal. As part of the agreement, The Weather Channel will reduce reality programming by half on weekdays, return instant local weather,…

Many TV subscribers get HBO & Cinemax this weekend

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You might clear up some free space on your DVR to record some movies from HBO and Cinemax this weekend. The premium networks are offering free previews all weekend for most TV service providers, including AT&T…

DirecTV adds Fox News and Fox Business live streaming ‘Everywhere’

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DirecTV has added Fox News Channel and Fox Business Network to their DIRECTV Everywhere lineup, providing anytime & anywhere access to live national, world, and business news even outside your home. The DIRECTV Everywhere initiative now…

DIRECTV subs can preview HBO & Cinemax this weekend

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This coming weekend, April 4 through April 7, DIRECTV will offer customers a free preview of both the HBO and Cinemax suite of channels. For subscribers currently without HBO, it will be a great time to…

MLB Extra Innings starts Opening Day with a Week Preview

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MLB is offering a preview of MLB Extra Innings this week starting today, March 31 and running through Sunday, April 6. The free preview comes just in time for today’s Opening Day games, for which 13…

DirecTV offers free preview of Starz Super Pack

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Just in case you missed it DirecTV is offering a free preview of the Starz Super Pack through Sunday, March 23. The preview comes just in time for DirecTV subscribers to catch the premiere of Season…

DirecTV offers On-Screen Men’s NCAA March Madness App

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DirecTV is giving college basketball fans an easy way to follow the March Madness brackets on TV with the MEN’S COLLEGE BASKETBALL app. This isn’t an Android or iOS app you download to your phone though….

DIRECTV CINEMA promotion offers $10 Movie Credit

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DirecTV is offering $10 credit back to any customer who orders four or more films from DIRECTV CINEMA during the month of March. There are a couple catches though. According to the disclaimer “purchases via remote…

DIRECTV last day for HD Extra Pack Trial

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Today is the last day for DIRECTV’s free trial of the HD Extra Pack, an optional package that adds nine high-definition channels to your DIRECTV lineup, including Hallmark Movie Channel HD, HDNet Movies, MGM HD, Sony Movie…

DIRECTV launching ‘Local Weather Now’ feature on Channel 362

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DirecTV along with partner WeatherNation have launched a new service called “Local Weather Now” that offers customers access to local weather information at any time. The new feature provides customized weather updates at the zip code…

DIRECTV adding 4 Spanish-language channels to EN ESPAÑOL

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In two weeks DirecTV will add 4 new channels to the EN ESPAÑOL lineup, including Bandamax, De Película, De Película Clásico, and ViendoMovies. The channel availability will vary upon which Spanish-language service you subscribe to. Spanish-language…

DirecTV to Allow Streaming of 30 Channels Out-of-home

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Starting Thursday, Nov. 21, DirecTV is expanding to over 30 channels that’ll be available to view out-of-home, including popular channels such as HBO, Cinemax, Showtime, STARZ, Tennis Channel and Travel Channel. (See full list below.) The…

Where did FXX channel on DirecTV go?

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Looking for FXX on DirecTV? The channel was moved yesterday, Nov. 13, from Channel 619 to Channel 259 on your DirecTV channel guide. FXX is still available in both Standard Definition (SD) and High Definition (HD)…

FXX changing channel locations on DirecTV

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On Wednesday, Nov. 13, DirecTV will be moving FXX from Channel 619 to Channel 259 on your channel guide. The channel will still be available in both SD and HD quality in its new location. Popular…

DirecTV gives hi-def subscribers preview of HD Extra Pack

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Starting today DirecTV is giving high-definition TV subscribers a preview of the HD Extra Pack, the add-on channel package that includes nine networks such Crime and Investigation, Hallmark Movie Channel, MGM HD, and Sony Movie Channel. Also included in…

DirecTV to give subscribers preview of HD Extra Pack

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Starting next Thursday, Oct. 3, DirecTV will offer a preview of the HD Extra Pack, the add-on selection of nine high-definition channels that regularly costs $4.99 per month on top of your existing service package. Networks…

Dish launches new TV service bundles for businesses

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Dish has launched two new satellite TV service bundles that make it easier for businesses to choose based on their needs. The Business Complete and Complete Plus Sports both come with 137 base channels in the…

DirecTV now lets you stream CBS shows online

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DirecTV has added the option to stream CBS programming online, including shows like Survivor: Caramoan, 48 Hours, Big Brother and How I Met Your Mother. There are also archive TV shows such as The Brady Bunch,…

DirecTV begins free preview of HBO and Cinemax

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Today, DirecTV began offering a free 4-day preview of premium movie channels from HBO and Cinemax. The preview, which includes both SD/HD versions of the channels, starts Friday, Sept. 6th and ends Monday, Sept. 9th. The…