Archive | AT&T, DIRECTV NOW, WarnerMedia

Happy woman at cafe using laptop

The AT&T-Time Warner Merger Clears The Way For AT&T’s New $15 Streaming Service

For months AT&T efforts to merge with Time Warner have been held up by the Department of Justice efforts to block the merger. Now the judge overseeing the case has ruled that AT&T can merge with Time Warner. The Judge has put no conditions on the merger. After that ruling was announced AT&T released this statement: […]

Continue Reading
2 men sitting at table looking confused

Why Is it So Hard to Add Locals to Live TV Streaming Services? You Asked We Answer

Two of the most common questions I get are why is this local not live on a live TV streaming service, and why are some locals owned by a network group streaming on DIRECTV NOW, YouTube TV, Hulu, etc., but others are not. I want to try to explain why adding locals is so difficult […]

Continue Reading
Channel Surfing Man

AT&T Says DIRECTV NOW’s DVR Will NOT Replace Recordings With On-Demand Versions

Yesterday on Reddit it was reported that DIRECTV NOW was replacing recorded shows with on-demand versions that had unskippable ads. According to reports DIRECTV NOW had replaced several Discovery Network shows with on-demand versions similar to how YouTube TV works. As a result, Cord Cutters News reached out to AT&T for clarification. Over the last […]

Continue Reading