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DIRECTV NOW Hits 1.8 Million Subscribers

Today AT&T reported their 2nd quarter 2018 numbers and once again saw strong growth with their DIRECTV NOW streaming service. According to AT&T DIRECTV NOW added 342,000 subscribers and now was more than 1.8 million subscriber. Overall AT&T gained 80,000 linear video subscribers as AT&T U-verse TV and DIRECTV lost about 600,000 subscribers in the second […]

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Hulu is Making Some Staffing Changes

A few weeks ago Hulu announced a massive reorganization of its business. Today they announced even more changes as they shut down their Marin California offices and move half team up to Seattle. The move seems to be about streamlining the development of Hulu’s TV apps as previously the work was split between Marin California and Seattle. […]

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Cord Cutting Saves Americans $85 a Month

Recently the big attack against cord cutting has been the idea that you can’t save money as a cord cutter. Now a new study has been released that looks not only at the cost of streaming services but also the cost of internet. The new research from cg42 says cord cutters save on average $85 […]

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AT&T Watch TV Adds 6 New Channels

A few weeks ago, AT&T launched their new AT&T Watch TV service. The service is a stripped-down version of DIRECTV NOW that is free for select AT&T wireless plan subscribers and $15 for others. When the service first launched, AT&T said additional networks would be coming soon. Now AT&T Watch TV has quietly added the […]

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Sony is Looking to Sell Part of Sony Crackle

For some time now there has been word that Crackle now Sony Crackle was struggling. Recently Sony shut down the Canadian version of Sony Crackle in favor of partnering up with Bell Media’s new Canadian streaming service vs going at it alone. Now it looks like Sony is looking for a partner for their US version […]

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CBS is Launching a New FREE Over The Air TV Network

Last week Weigel Broadcasting Co announced a plan to a new over the air TV network called ‘Start TV’ in association with CBS Television stations. The network will focus on airing dramas with strong women including ‘The Closer,’ ‘Medium,’ ‘The Good Wife,’ ‘Crossing Jordan,’ ‘Cold Case,’ ‘Profiler’ and ‘The Divisio.’ “We are excited to launch the Start […]

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