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…

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…

DISH now authenticating WATCH Disney products

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Dish and The Walt Disney Company have announced subscribers can now authenticate Disney’s line of ‘WATCH’ products including WATCH ABC, WATCH ABC Family, WATCH Disney Channel, WATCH Disney XD and WatchESPN. The added service lets Dish…

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…

Dish adds ESPNU, ESPNews, Disney East & ABC Family in HD

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It’s a rare occasion now when a service provider adds HD channels to their lineup, but this week Dish has added 4 high-definition channels including ESPNU, ESPNews, Disney East and ABC Family. Dish previously carried ABC Family, Disney East,…

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…

Dish Super Joey launches with more recording options

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This morning Dish officially announced the availability of their anticipated Super Joey product. The Super Joey is an extension to the Hopper Whole-Home HD DVR system that adds two network tuners to Hopper’s three tuners, giving…

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…

Dish showing free movies on weekends through March

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Here’s some great news for Dish customers. The TV provider is showing free movies every weekend on Channel 102 through the month of March. During what’s called the DISH Movie Mania promotion, commercial-free movies will play…

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