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…

Dish to provide TV channels on Southwest throughout 2014

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If you’re a frequent flyer aboard Southwest Airlines you’ll be able to enjoy free access to TV channels and On Demand shows compliments of Dish. Using an Android or iOS mobile device, passengers can opt to…

Dish’s ‘Virtual Joey’ app to imitate Hopper on PlayStation 3 & PlayStation 4

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Dish has announced new software in development that will allow Hopper to be used with PlayStation 3 and PlayStation 4 consoles. Named Dish’s “Virtual Joey,” the application will provide a “nearly identical experience” to using the…

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…

DIRECTV adds ESPN Deportes in HD

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Here’s some great news for sports fans who speak Spanish. DirecTV has launched ESPN Deportes in HD, bringing sporting events from around the world in Spanish-language. The channel, first launched on Aug. 26, includes coverage of MLB, NBA,…

DirecTV launches beIN SPORT en Español in HD

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DirecTV has launched beIN SPORT en Español in HD, giving Spanish-language viewers the chance to watch sports events from around not typically found on U.S. networks. beIN SPORT focuses on soccer, or fútbol, more than any…

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