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Comcast opens 4K Olympics coverage to Dish and DirecTV

Comcast and NBCUniversal will distribute its 83 hours of delayed 4K Summer Olympics footage to satellite operators DirecTV and Dish Network.

Small programmer's $100M suit against AT&T heads to trial

A $100 million lawsuit filed by a small programmer that claims that AT&T broke promises made to the company in exchange for merger lobbying efforts will head to trial.

Verizon is currently selling AT&T's DirecTV service… but 'next-gen bundles' are coming

Today, if you want to, you can buy AT&T's DirecTV pay-TV and internet service from Verizon (AT&T's archrival). The DirecTV offer from Verizon is scheduled to end in October, and represents the tail-end of a long-term bundling agreement Verizon inked with DirecTV prior to AT&T's $49 billion acquisition of DirecTV that closed almost exactly a year ago. ​Verizon's DirecTV bundle, strange as it is, represents just one of the many bundling attempts Verizon has tested over the years.

With DirecTV Now launch coming, AT&T claims 5M for bundled unlimited data

As AT&T readies the launch of its DirecTV Now streaming pay-TV service later this year, the company told investors Thursday that 5 million customers have already signed up for an offer that bundles DirecTV service with unlimited wireless data plans.

AT&T's unlimited plans draw 5M users ahead of DirecTV Now launch

AT&T said 5 million customers have signed up for its bundled offering that packages DirecTV with unlimited wireless service-- which is an encouraging sign for a carrier preparing to leverage its $49 billion acquisition of the satellite TV company.

AT&T adds 342K DirecTV subscribers in Q2, loses 391K U-verse TV subscribers

AT&T reported net domestic pay-TV customer losses of 49,000, with a strong gain of 342,000 DirecTV satellite subscribers being more than offset by losses of 391,000 U-verse TV users in the second quarter.

With DirecTV purchase, AT&T is a 'sleeping ad giant,' WSJ says

While its biggest rival, Verizon, openly touts its desire to compete with Google and Facebook in the realm of digital advertising, AT&T's intentions have been less clear.

DirecTV blacked out by Sunbeam stations in Boston and Miami

DirecTV has been blacked out by Sunbeam stations in Boston and Miami after the two sides failed to come to terms on a new broadcast retransmission licensing agreement.

DirecTV joins Sony with 4K presentation of UFC 200

DirecTV and Sony have both announced that Saturday's UFC 200 pay-per-view event will be available for viewing in 4K.

NFL's broadcast partners dropped from DirecTV Sunday Ticket class-action suit

The NFL's four biggest broadcast partners have been removed from a class-action suit targeting the league and DirecTV over the NFL Sunday Ticket games package.