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