Tag: streaming

Why AT&T’s DirecTV Now may change how you watch TV tomorrow

It’s been a pretty good week for AT&T. Over the weekend, the company announced its proposed $85 billion purchase of Time Warner, adding a portfolio of media offerings to its portfolio, like HBO, TNT and Cartoon Network. Tuesday morning, AT&T announced DirecTV Now, which will stream more than 100 live channels for $35 per month

Netflix nixes plans to split company, Qwikster shelved

Netflix subscribers, your voices have been heard. In a brief post on his blog, Netflix CEO Reed Hastings announced that the company was shelving plans to split into two companies. One company would have offered streaming video service, the other would have provided DVDs by mail. That means Qwikster, which was going to be the