PlayStation Vue Drops beIN Sports

Sony’s PlayStation Vue yesterday dropped beIN Sports, which has become a go-to channel for many soccer fans. Click Amazon: Today’s 1-Day-Only Deals! “We want to let you know that as of Thursday, June 8, 2017, BeIN Sports will no longer be offered by PlayStation Vue,” Sony said in an email to customers, as reported by Streaming

Continue reading

DIRECTV Now Is Fixed, Say AT&T Execs

AT&T is expected to soon launch an aggressive marketing campaign for DIRECTV Now because it believes the live streamer has fixed the technical problems that plagued it in the first few months of service. Click Amazon: Today’s 1-Day-Only Deals! That’s according to Wells Fargo senior analyst Jennifer Fritzsche who says she was recently briefed by AT&T

Continue reading

Fox Cancels 24: Legacy

Fox has cancelled the rookie drama, 24: Legacy, after one season and 12 episodes. Click Amazon: Today’s Top-Selling TVs! The show, a spin-off the successful Kiefer Sutherland series, 24, featured Corey Hawkins as a former Army Ranger who returns to the United States to stop a series of terrorist attacks. Click Amazon: Today’s 1-Day-Only Deals!

Continue reading

DIRECTV Now to Restrict Computer Users to Chrome

DIRECTV Now is informing subscribers that they will only be able to access its live streaming channels on computers and laptops using the Google Chrome browser, starting at the end of June, if not sooner. Click Amazon: Today’s 1-Day-Only Deals! The service, which is owned by AT&T,  currently also supports Internet Explorer 11+ for Windows

Continue reading

Amazon Prime Finally Coming to Apple TV

Apple revealed yesterday that it will add Amazon Prime Video to its Apple TV menu “later this year.” Click Amazon: 4K TVs For Under $1,000. Apple CEO Tim Cook made the announcement at the company’s annual developers’ conference in San Jose, California.  He did not provide a specific date for the addition. The omission of

Continue reading

Dish Hit With $280M In Fines For Illegal Robocalls

Dish has been ordered to pay $280 million in fines to the federal government and four states for making robocalls to consumers on do-not-call lists. Click Amazon: Today’s 1-Day-Only Deals! The Federal Trade Commission, and the states of California, Illinois, Ohio and North Carolina, sued Dish in 2009, charging the satcaster with making millions of

Continue reading

Sling TV Drops Ball Again On NBA Finals

Sling TV last night experienced another tough night trying to stream the NBA Finals to its customers, but this time the technical issue was a little different. Click Amazon: Today’s ‘1-Day-Only’ Deals! While some complained on social media sites that their ESPN 3 stream of game two would cut out after a few seconds, most fans were

Continue reading

DIRECTV May Launch a YouTube-Like Channel

DIRECTV may be considering launching a YouTube-like TV channel that would display user-generated photos and videos, according to company documents filed with the U.S Patent & Trademark Office. Click Amazon: Today’s 1-Day-Only Deals! The satcaster has filed for a trademark for a channel that would be called, ‘My View.’ In the trademark request, DIRECTV says My

Continue reading

Sling TV: Technical Issues Cause Subs to Miss NBA Finals

Sling TV last night suffered unexplained technical snafus, causing some subscribers to miss game one of the NBA Finals between the Golden State Warriors and Cleveland Cavaliers. Click Amazon: Today’s 1-Day-Only Deals! Game one of the NBA Finals was broadcast by ABC, but Sling TV only carries the network’s affiliates in roughly a half-dozen markets due

Continue reading

Netflix Cancels Sense8

Netflix has canceled the sci-fi drama, Sense8, after two seasons and 23 episodes. Click Amazon: Hottest Deals In Home Improvement! Click Amazon: Today’s Top-Selling TVs! Sense8 is the second Netflix original program that the home video service has axed in the last week. Netflix also canceled the drama, The Get Down, after one season and 11

Continue reading

Sling TV Adds Tribeca Shortlist Channel

Sling TV has added the Tribeca Shortlist on-demand channel, which offers hundreds of classic films including The Graduate, Pulp Fiction (pictured above), Gangs of New York and Gone Baby Gone. Click Amazon: 4K TVs For Under $1,000. The live streaming service, which is owned by Dish, has added Tribeca Shortlist to both its Orange and

Continue reading