Telefonica Could Buy AT&T's Pay TV Assets in Latin America

AT&T has not decided if it wants to deal the assets
Comcast CEO Brian Roberts

Major Cable, Satellite Companies Hike Prices

Those who have been paying exorbitant prices for their pay TV packages on cable and satellite are about to get some bad news: Nearly all of the major pay TV companies across the nation are about to raise their prices for customers currently subscribing to their services.
KlowdTV OTT Streaming Internet TV startup, now with Spanish-language channels

Startup KlowdTV Wades Into Crowded Latino Internet TV Market

While DirecTV and DISH have both leveraged their established pay-TV businesses to launch OTT (over-the-top) Internet streaming TV aimed at Latino audiences earlier this year, one year-old startup KlowdTV has decided to enter the fray by adding an assortment of 29 Spanish-language channels to its micro-bundle Internet TV selection.

With AT&T and Verizon's Latest Moves, the Unlocked, Unsubsidized Future is Happening Now

A major shift is happening in the wireless industry. Expect changes to the plans on offer, a protracted price war, and the iPhone to no longer "cost" only $200.

AT&T's Latin American Expansion: Company Looks to Join Brazil Spectrum Auction Via DirecTV and Sky Brazil

Key AT&T executives will visit Brazil next week as the company expands its Latin American foothold and looks to participate in the country's spectrum auction at the end of the year.
Yaveo homescreen

Tap That App: Yaveo, The First of Many Internet TV Subscription Services (Hands On Review)

In which we go hands-on with Yaveo, DirecTV's first Spanish-language Internet TV subscription service.
Yaveo DirecTV latino entertainment ott

The First Ever Internet-only Streaming Service in the U.S. is Yaveo, DirecTV's Latino Entertainment Offering

Yaveo, a streaming entertainment TV subscription for Spanish-language programming over the Internet, puts Latinos at the center of media history: It's the first of its kind Internet-only TV subscription to launch in the U.S.
FCC Chairman Tom Wheeler

FCC Pauses Both AT&T-DirecTV and Comcast-Time Warner Mergers

Two big merger reviews have come to a screeching halt as the FCC announced that it was pausing its "shot clock" for both the AT&T-DirecTV and Comcast-Time Warner Cable deals.
DirecTV Sofia Vergara at Super Saturday night

DirecTV Leads Off Internet TV Race with Univision's YaVeo Latino Content

Latino audiences might lead the way towards TV over the Internet.

AT&T Promises Higher Speeds with DirecTV as Lawmakers Look into Merger

AT&T made its case for acquiring DirecTV at the recent Goldman Sachs' Communacopia conference Friday, saying that it will be able to offer the kind of speeds the FCC is looking for.
Topps Teams Up With

Sports Business: Topps & Team up for 2014 Collectors Set

Capitalizing on the popularity of fantasy league football, The Topps Company, Inc partnered up with to develop an innovative 2014 card set for collectors of both hobbies.

AT&T and Lawmakers Agree on DirecTV Merger Conditions

The first of the big telecom mergers may be set for approval later this year as it looks like AT&T and federal lawmakers are on the same page when it comes to acquiring DirecTV.

AT&T and DirecTV Merger Passes Brazil Antitrust Regulators

AT&T and DirecTV's proposed merger has gained significant steam, the company said during its second quarter earnings call.
Satellite Dish

FCC Announces Comcast-Time Warner and AT&T- DirecTV Teams

The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) announced Monday that two lawyers from the Department of Justice's antitrust division will be heading up the agency's inquiry into major proposed mergers in the telecommunications industry.
Dish Network Charlie Ergen

AT&T and DirecTV Merger: Dish Network Tried Too

Looks like DirecTV is one hot commodity around the telecommunications block. Recent documents show that Dish Network was also interested in purchasing DirecTV and that talks stopped only this year in light of AT&T's offer.

AT&T Sells Stake in America Movil to Carlos Slim for Merger With DirecTV

AT&T has agreed to sell its holdings in Mexican telecommunications company América Móvil to Carlos Slim's holding company Inmobiliaria Carso in a move that sets up the Dallas-based wireless operator to acquire DirecTV.
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