Nexstar and Sinclair agreed a new deal today, and this is resulting in the return of The CW to DirecTV Stream subscribers in 21 markets.
DirecTV Stream has increased the price of its Max add-on to $15.99 a month, bringing it in line with the cost of a standalone subscription.
In an update on the Nexstar dispute, DirecTV claims Nexstar is dragging the situation out and holding channels hostage to secure higher rates.
DirecTV is estimated to have lost a combined total of 400,000 DirecTV, DirecTV Stream, and U-verse subscribers during the second quarter.
DirecTV Stream has now added the NFL RedZone channel to its guide. The 24/7 sports betting network SportsGrid was also added today as well.
DirecTV Stream subscribers have access to a free Showtime preview, making it possible to watch all of the popular movies and series for free.
DirecTV has added two new 4K Live channels to the Guide section on compatible devices for DirecTV via Internet and DirecTV Stream subscribers.
DirecTV appears to have issued a clear warning that it is considering not renewing its existing Bally Sports deal with Diamond Sports Group.
DirecTV Stream subscribers using an Amazon Fire TV device have gained access to DirecTV 4K (channel 104) following the latest app update.
DirecTV Stream used to require subscribers to perform an extra step to cancel their subscription, but that appears to have changed recently.
DirecTV Stream delayed increasing the price of its Max add-on for new and existing subscribers, but that is now due to change on August 20.
If you’re considering giving DirecTV Stream a try, you can currently get a free $50 Amazon gift card by signing up on a Fire TV device.
DirecTV Stream can be a good live TV option for sports channels, and NFL fans no longer have to look elsewhere for access to NFL Network.
If you’ve been considering signing up to DirecTV Stream, new subscribers can currently save $30 over the course of the first three months.
After previously confirming that NFL Network would arrive this month, the football channel is now live for DirecTV Stream subscribers.
DirecTV Stream subscribers using the Apple TV app now have access to a recording indicator, making it easier to see what’s recording.
The DirecTV 4K channel (Channel 104) is now available on Apple TV 4K, providing users with the ability to watch in the higher resolution.
With FMC (Family Movie Classics) now available on DirecTV and DirecTV Stream, subscribers have access to more family-friendly classic movies.
DirecTV and Spectrum Networks agreed a new, multi-year distribution deal for Spectrum SportsNet and SportsNet LA regional sports networks.
MeTV has been added to DirecTV and DirecTV Stream today, so those signed up to Choice or higher should already be able to access the channel.