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AT&T exempts DirecTV from mobile data caps

AT&T is now giving DirecTV subscribers (and vice-versa) yet another reason to subscribe to both services. The latest version of the DirecTV iPhone app now exempts video from the satellite provider meaning AT&T subscribers can watch as much television as…

UFC 200 will be the first pay-per-view to stream in 4K

UFC 200, the mixed martial arts promotion’s biggest fight card in history, takes place this Saturday at the new T-Mobile Arena on the Las Vegas Strip in Paradise, Nevada. Despite its headlining unification bout between champion Daniel Cormier and former…

DirecTV to launch live 4K broadcasts in early 2016

Now that Ultra HD televisions are hitting affordable price points, more and more companies are gearing up to deliver 4K content to consumers. DirecTV is the latest broadcaster to announce 4K support, with streams set to hit subscribers in early 2016.

Verizon diversifies as $4.4 billion acquisition of AOL is complete

Verizon has completed its $4.4 billion acquisition of Internet pioneer AOL. Deals of this magnitude typically take several months to finalize and are often hamstrung (and even derailed) by regulators but that certainly wasn’t the case here considering the acquisition…