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DIRECTV NOW Just Lost 267,000 Subscribers in The 4th Quarter of 2018

Today AT&T announced that DIRECTV NOW lost 267,000 subscribers in the 4th quarter of 2018. This is compared to the 3rd quarters of 2018 when DIRECTV NOW added 49,000 subscribers. AT&T has been warning that DIRECTV NOW would likely lose subscribers now that has come true. In total AT&T lost 391,000 TV subscribers across all […]

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YouTube TV is More Popular Than DIRECTV NOW, PlayStation Vue, Sling TV, & More According to Tivo

This week Tivo announced their 4th quarter 2018 report on the current state of TV. Part of this study looked at the most popular streaming services including live TV streaming services. According to that study, YouTube TV is now the most popular live TV streaming services with 11.9% of their subscribers using the service. YouTube […]

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PBS Plans to Launch on Services Like DIRECTV NOW, YouTube TV, PlayStation Vue, & More This Year

Last year PBS announced efforts to launch on live TV streaming services like Hulu and YouTube TV. They carefully warned though that well PBS owns the rights to many of the syndicated shows the local content is owned by 350 some member stations that PBS as a parent company does not own or control. This […]

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DIRECTV NOW Will Likely Report a Drop in Subscribers This Week

In November 2018, AT&T held their annual analyst’s days to discuss upcoming strategies for 2019. During that talk, AT&T warned analysts that DIRECTV NOW will likely lose subscribers in the fourth quarter of 2018 and into 2019. Yet they still expect increased profitability in streaming video thanks to recent DIRECTV NOW price hikes and lower […]

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Someone May Have Stolen Your Hulu, Sling TV, DIRECTV NOW, PlayStation Vue, & More Login

If you subscribe to a streaming service, it is possible your account could be getting used by other people. Selling login details for services like Netflix, Hulu, Amazon, and Sling TV is a big business. According to recent reports, stolen login details are up for sale for as cheap as $8.81. How common is this? […]

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AT&T Is Working on a New Streaming Service, But the Name They Want Is Already Being Used

This week AT&T started to file trademark applications for a service called “Verge TV” that looks to be a new streaming service. (Possibly the new on-demand service we know they are launching next year.) If you think the name is familiar, you are likely thinking of TheVerge.com, and they don’t seem too pleased about it. […]

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Update: AT&T Internet Customers Who Have DIRECTV NOW Will Be Exempt from Data Caps (With One Catch)

Last month, Cord Cutters News broke the story that AT&T is giving unlimited data to AT&T Internet customers who also have DIRECTV NOW. Typically, unlimited home internet costs an extra $30 a month. (AT&T home internet customers are limited to 1 TB of data a month unless they pay an extra $30 a month.) Back […]

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