What Does The AT&T/DirecTV Deal Mean For Customers?

Ready to bundle your mobile phone and TV bills together? That is one of the changes customers can expect if AT&T Inc.’s proposed $48.5 billion acquisition of DirecTV is approved by regulators.


The AT&T logo is seen on June 2, 2010 in Washington DC.AFP PHOTO/Etienne FRANCHI (Photo credit:  Etienne FRANCHI/AFP/Getty Images)

AT&T Agrees To Buy DirecTV In $48.5B Deal

AT&T Inc. on Sunday agreed to buy DirecTV for $48.5 billion, or $95 per share, a move that gives telecommunications company a larger base of video subscribers and increases its ability to compete against Comcast and Time Warner Cable, which agreed to a merger in February.



Call Kurtis: DirecTV Ads Promised 2 Years Of Discounts But I Only Got 1 Year

A Colfax senior citizen signed up for a two year deal with DirecTV. But when he only got a discount for one year, he called Kurtis.



Viacom Channels Go Dark For DirecTV Customers

Viacom channels went dark at midnight Tuesday for DirecTV subscribers after the two companies failed to agree on new programming fees.


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Call Kurtis: The Truth About Auto-Renew

When a Lodi man realized he’d been paying for a basketball TV package he didn’t want for a decade, he called Kurtis to investigate.

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Call Kurtis: $437 Bill For 2 Days of Service?

Living in a rural part of Lodi, Corey Carver knew it would be tough finding internet and TV service in a bundled package but he says DIRECTV told him they could.