Entries Tagged as 'Satellite TV'

DirecTV Opens 4K Channel Access To Lower Tiers

December 21st, 2016 · No Comments · 2160p, 4K Flat Panel, 4K LED LCD, HDR, LCD Flat Panel, LED LCD Flat Panels, News, Satellite TV, Satellite UHD 4K TV, UHDTV

  4K Ultra HD enthusiasts who don’t love having to subscribe to top DirecTV programming tiers to get access to three 4K HD channels, have reason to rejoice. DirecTV’s Mari Melguizo, a spokesperson for AT&T Entertainment & AdWorks, confirmed a report on TV Predictions.com this morning that said  subscribers to the satellite TV service who […]

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Antenna Maker Mohu Launches Cord-Cutting Assistance App

December 20th, 2016 · No Comments · Cable TV, Connected TVs, Digital Media Receivers, Full HD 1080p, LCD Flat Panel, News, Satellite TV, Satellite UHD 4K TV, search and recommendation, Second Screen, Sling Box, Streaming Services

                                     Mohu’s Leaf Antenna Will Be A Recommended Tool On New App Television antenna manufacturer Mohu launched Tuesday a new app for prospective cord cutters called Untangle.TV. Untangle.TV is a free app built to simplify the cord cutting […]

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FCC Chairman Leaves New Cable Box Rules In Doubt

December 16th, 2016 · No Comments · Cable TV, Connected TVs, Digital Media Receivers, News, Satellite TV, Satellite UHD 4K TV, Streaming Services, UHD (4K) Media Players

  Federal Communications Commission Chairman Tom Wheeler’s announced resignation from the commission Thursday likely ends his attempts at new cable-box rulemaking that would have opened cable services to third party equipment manufacturers and threatened current equipment leasing models by cable multi-system operators. Wheeler, who said he will leave the commission effective Jan. 20th, led the […]

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AT&T Launches DirecTV Now Live OTT Service

November 28th, 2016 · 1 Comment · Cable TV, Connected TVs, Digital Media Receivers, electronic program guides, LCD Flat Panel, LED LCD Flat Panels, News, Satellite TV, Satellite UHD 4K TV, Second Screen, Sling Box, Streaming Services

  Fittingly, AT&T’s Entertainment Group used Cyber Monday to formally launch its new live and on-demand over-the-top streaming service, targeting an audience of mobile video watchers and consumers who for various reasons are not currently connected to pay-TV. AT&T made the announcement Monday afternoon at a press event in New York City. The DirecTV Now […]

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Review: Tablo Brings OTA DVR To Xbox One Cord Cutters

November 15th, 2016 · No Comments · 720p HD, Amazon, Connected TVs, Digital Media Receivers, DVR, electronic program guides, Full HD 1080p, News, Satellite TV, search and recommendation, Streaming Services

  Cord-cutting-minded gamers rejoice. The Tablo Over The Air (OTA) HDTV DVR is now available for use through an app on the Xbox One. Video gamers looking to do away with their cable, satellite or telco TV service have for the past couple of years had the option of grabbing a Tablo TV box designed […]

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DOJ Hits DirecTV, Cable Cos. With Anti-Competition Lawsuit

November 2nd, 2016 · No Comments · Cable TV, Connected TVs, News, Satellite TV, Satellite UHD 4K TV

  DirecTV, Cox Communications, Charter Communications and AT&T were slapped with a lawsuit by the U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) Wednesday charging that the multi-channel TV service providers colluded during negotiations with SportsNet LA, which has the rights to carry LA Dodgers games in the Los Angeles market. The DOJ alleges that DirecTV, acting as […]

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DISH Adds NBA Team Pass As DirecTV Goes OTT

October 25th, 2016 · No Comments · Connected TVs, News, Satellite TV, Satellite UHD 4K TV, Second Screen, Sling Box

  It’s been a big week in the satellite TV world, with word that DISH is going after sports enthusiasts with a new team-specific subscription offer for NBA fans, following word that DirecTV is about to launch an over-the-top live-channel streaming service to rival DISH’s Sling TV. DISH revealed Tuesday that it is the first […]

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4K Ultra HDTV Olympics Coverage Begins Tonight

August 5th, 2016 · No Comments · 2160p, 4K Curved Screeen, 4K Flat Panel, 4K LED LCD, Audio, Connected TVs, Curved Screen, HDR, LCD Flat Panel, LED LCD Flat Panels, News, OLED, Satellite TV, Satellite UHD 4K TV, Sound Bars, Sound Systems, Streaming Services, Surround Sound, Surround Sound Systems, UHD 4K OLED, UHDTV

  Ladies and gentlemen, in case you haven’t noticed over the last couple of days, the 2016 Summer Olympic Games from Rio de Janeiro, Brazil began this week, and tonight is the night to catch the much-anticipated 4K Ultra HD coverage of the Opening Ceremonies in what is sure to be a spectacularly colorful affair […]

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