Entries Tagged as 'AT&T'

AT&T Gives DirecTV An Interface Lift, Looks To Mend Subscriber Losses

November 7th, 2017 · No Comments · 2160p, Connected TVs, DVR, electronic program guides, HDR, LCD Flat Panel, LED LCD Flat Panels, Live OTT services, News, OLED, OTT services, Satellite TV, Satellite UHD 4K TV, search and recommendation, Second Screen, Skinny TV services, UHDTV

  To curb the cord-cutting phenomenon and reverse recent TV subscriber attrition, AT&T is revamping and elevating its positioning of satellite TV service DirecTV and over-the-top live TV streaming service DirecTV Now. At the same time, the telco giant is giving DirecTV a new look and feel through a re-designed user interface and program guide […]

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Zone-TV To Launch AI-Enabled `Dynamic Channels’ Through Cable, Satellite

October 2nd, 2017 · No Comments · Cable TV, electronic program guides, Full HD 1080p, LCD Flat Panel, LED LCD Flat Panels, News

  Santa Monica, Calif.-based zone-TV said Monday that it plans to launch a group of 14 subscription video-on-demand television channels, with content currated by humans and delivered with the help of artifical intelligent (AI) to provide special interest programming that is not readily available elsewhere on cable and satellite TV services. Zone TV is using […]

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AT&T To Bring Multi-Platform Cloud DVR Feature To Pay-TV Services

July 14th, 2017 · No Comments · 2160p, 4K Flat Panel, 4K LED LCD, Connected TVs, DVR, electronic program guides, HDR, LCD Flat Panel, LED LCD Flat Panels, Live OTT services, News, OLED, OTT services, Satellite TV, Satellite UHD 4K TV, Skinny TV services, Sling Box, Streaming Services, UHD (4K) Media Players, UHDTV

  AT&T said it will launch a “cloud DVR” feature to enable subscribers to its DirecTV Now live over-the-top streaming service, DirecTV satellite TV service, and U-verse telco-tv service to store recorded programs on remote servers instead of hard drives in a set-top box. AT&T revealed through a press statement this week that new cloud […]

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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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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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DirecTV To Add Streaming Service

March 1st, 2016 · No Comments · Cable TV, Connected TVs, Digital Media Receivers, Full HD 1080p, News, Satellite TV, Satellite UHD 4K TV, Sling Box, Streaming Services

AT&T’s satellite TV service DirecTV will join Dish in offering an over-the-top streaming service alternative to its traditional satellite-delivered multi-channel TV service, the company revealed Tuesday. Intended for use with smartphones, tablets, smart TVs and set-top boxes, the internet-based streaming TV service is planned to launch later this year and will consist of branded and […]

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