DirecTV

Revolving Door (0)

Who's coming and who's going. Tell us about your job move! Receive the Revolving Door Newsletter with expert analysis by email twice a week.
No Revolving Door results were found.

Related Content (0)

Articles, transcripts, and more, available exclusively to AvantGuild members.

No Related Content results were found.

Sightings (78)

Spotted around the media universe

DirecTV Launches Spanish Language OTT Service - Posted December 23, 2014
DirecTV launched Yaveo, a Latino streaming service yesterday for $7.99 a month. It operates completely separate from the satellite service, so you don't have to be a customer of one to enjoy the other. The live content ... [Lost Remote]

Morning Media Newsfeed: Columbia to Review UVA Rape Story | TWC-Comcast Merger Halted - Posted December 23, 2014
[emailonly]{{{ sbox300x250 }}}[/emailonly] Click here to receive Mediabistro's Morning Media Newsfeed via email. ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Morning Media Newsfeed: Columbia to Review UVA Rape Story | TWC-Comcast Merger Halted - Posted December 23, 2014
[emailonly]{{{ sbox300x250 }}}[/emailonly] Click here to receive Mediabistro's Morning Media Newsfeed via email. ... [FishbowlNY]

Morning Media Newsfeed: Hackers Applaud Sony | Fox News, FBN Pulled From Dish - Posted December 22, 2014
[emailonly]{{{ sbox300x250 }}}[/emailonly] Click here to receive Mediabistro's Morning Media Newsfeed via email. ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Morning Media Newsfeed: Hackers Applaud Sony | Fox News, FBN Pulled From Dish - Posted December 22, 2014
[emailonly]{{{ sbox300x250 }}}[/emailonly] Click here to receive Mediabistro's Morning Media Newsfeed via email. ... [FishbowlNY]

Morning Media Newsfeed: Snyderman Apologizes on Air | Elliott Takes NYT Buyout - Posted December 4, 2014
[emailonly]{{{ sbox300x250 }}}[/emailonly] Click here to receive Mediabistro's Morning Media Newsfeed via email. ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Morning Media Newsfeed: Snyderman Apologizes on Air | Elliott Takes NYT Buyout - Posted December 4, 2014
[emailonly]{{{ sbox300x250 }}}[/emailonly] Click here to receive Mediabistro's Morning Media Newsfeed via email. ... [FishbowlNY]

Morning Media Newsfeed: Amazon, Hachette End Dispute | CNN Picks Up Three Originals - Posted November 14, 2014
[emailonly]{{{ sbox300x250 }}}[/emailonly] Click here to receive Mediabistro's Morning Media Newsfeed via email. ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Morning Media Newsfeed: Amazon, Hachette End Dispute | CNN Picks Up Three Originals - Posted November 14, 2014
[emailonly]{{{ sbox300x250 }}}[/emailonly] Click here to receive Mediabistro's Morning Media Newsfeed via email. ... [FishbowlNY]

Shy Bladder Group Protests Rob Lowe's DirecTV Ad - Posted November 10, 2014
The problem with making stellar advertising and writing thought-provoking copy to close a deal is that you have to think of everything. And we mean everything. Just ask advertising agency Grey New York about that (and shout out to ... [PRNewser]

Morning Media Newsfeed: CBSN Launches Glitch-Free | Aereo to Downsize, Cut Staff - Posted November 7, 2014
[emailonly]{{{ sbox300x250 }}}[/emailonly] Click here to receive Mediabistro's Morning Media Newsfeed via email. ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Morning Media Newsfeed: CBSN Launches Glitch-Free | Aereo to Downsize, Cut Staff - Posted November 7, 2014
[emailonly]{{{ sbox300x250 }}}[/emailonly] Click here to receive Mediabistro's Morning Media Newsfeed via email. ... [FishbowlNY]

Morning Media Newsfeed: Raven to Retire From A&E | NBC Undecided on Virgin Galactic Series - Posted November 3, 2014
[emailonly]{{{ sbox300x250 }}}[/emailonly] Click here to receive Mediabistro's Morning Media Newsfeed via email. ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Morning Media Newsfeed: Raven to Retire From A&E | NBC Undecided on Virgin Galactic Series - Posted November 3, 2014
[emailonly]{{{ sbox300x250 }}}[/emailonly] Click here to receive Mediabistro's Morning Media Newsfeed via email. ... [FishbowlNY]

How Did DirecTV-Exclusive 'Kingdom' Make Nielsen's Twitter TV Ratings Chart Last Week? - Posted October 15, 2014
'Kingdom' - a MMA-themed family drama - premiered last week on Audience Network, which is only available to DirecTV subscribers. It's hard enough for a network show t... [Lost Remote]

Morning Media Newsfeed: NYT Cuts Staff, NYT Opinion | Jeter Launches 'Players' Tribune' - Posted October 2, 2014
[emailonly]{{{ sbox300x250 }}}[/emailonly] Click here to receive Mediabistro's Morning Media Newsfeed via email. ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Morning Media Newsfeed: NYT Cuts Staff, NYT Opinion | Jeter Launches 'Players' Tribune' - Posted October 2, 2014
[emailonly]{{{ sbox300x250 }}}[/emailonly] Click here to receive Mediabistro's Morning Media Newsfeed via email. ... [FishbowlNY]

Morning Media Newsfeed: Digital First Mulls Sale | DirecTV to Launch Online Services - Posted September 15, 2014
[emailonly]{{{ sbox300x250 }}}[/emailonly] Click here to receive Mediabistro's Morning Media Newsfeed via email. ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Morning Media Newsfeed: Digital First Mulls Sale | DirecTV to Launch Online Services - Posted September 15, 2014
[emailonly]{{{ sbox300x250 }}}[/emailonly] Click here to receive Mediabistro's Morning Media Newsfeed via email. ... [FishbowlNY]

Raycom and DirecTV Say What They Really Think After Retrans Agreement - Posted September 10, 2014
After the retrans dispute between DirecTV and Raycom was settled Sunday, you'd think each company would forgive and forget, after all they'll have to negotiate all over again one day. Instead, each company took a parting shot at the other on their company websites. On Sunday, DirecTV ... [TVSpy]

Morning Media Newsfeed: Todd Makes MTP Debut | Scarborough Joins NBC News - Posted September 8, 2014
[emailonly]{{{ sbox300x250 }}}[/emailonly] Click here to receive Mediabistro's Morning Media Newsfeed via email. ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Morning Media Newsfeed: Todd Makes MTP Debut | Scarborough Joins NBC News - Posted September 8, 2014
[emailonly]{{{ sbox300x250 }}}[/emailonly] Click here to receive Mediabistro's Morning Media Newsfeed via email. ... [FishbowlNY]

Morning Media Newsfeed: Gore Sues Al Jazeera | MTP Pays Tribute to Gregory - Posted August 18, 2014
[emailonly]{{{ sbox300x250 }}}[/emailonly] Click here to receive Mediabistro's Morning Media Newsfeed via email. ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Morning Media Newsfeed: Gore Sues Al Jazeera | MTP Pays Tribute to Gregory - Posted August 18, 2014
[emailonly]{{{ sbox300x250 }}}[/emailonly] Click here to receive Mediabistro's Morning Media Newsfeed via email. ... [FishbowlNY]

Apocalypse Watch: The Weather Channel's New Reality Show Fat Guys in the Woods - Posted July 9, 2014
Paging Jim Cantore and Sam Champion: Please pick up the white courtesy phone. America has a question for you, "Is this the end of the world as we know it?" Typically, one co... [PRNewser]

Morning Media Newsfeed: BBC News to Cut 500 | Networks Book Clinton - Posted June 4, 2014
[emailonly]{{{ sbox300x250 }}}[/emailonly] Click here to receive Mediabistro's Morning Media Newsfeed via email. ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Morning Media Newsfeed: BBC News to Cut 500 | Networks Book Clinton - Posted June 4, 2014
[emailonly]{{{ sbox300x250 }}}[/emailonly] Click here to receive Mediabistro's Morning Media Newsfeed via email. ... [FishbowlNY]

Morning Media Newsfeed: YouTube to Acquire Twitch | Abramson Speaks | Pilhofer to Guardian - Posted May 20, 2014
[emailonly]{{{ sbox300x250 }}}[/emailonly] Click here to receive Mediabistro's Morning Media Newsfeed via email. ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Morning Media Newsfeed: YouTube to Acquire Twitch | Abramson Speaks | Pilhofer to Guardian - Posted May 20, 2014
[emailonly]{{{ sbox300x250 }}}[/emailonly] Click here to receive Mediabistro's Morning Media Newsfeed via email. ... [FishbowlNY]

Morning Media Newsfeed: AT&T to Acquire DirecTV | NYT Publisher Speaks | CNN Fires Editor - Posted May 19, 2014
[emailonly]{{{ sbox300x250 }}}[/emailonly] Click here to receive Mediabistro's Morning Media Newsfeed via email. ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Morning Media Newsfeed: AT&T to Acquire DirecTV | NYT Publisher Speaks | CNN Fires Editor - Posted May 19, 2014
[emailonly]{{{ sbox300x250 }}}[/emailonly] Click here to receive Mediabistro's Morning Media Newsfeed via email. ... [FishbowlNY]

Morning Media Newsfeed: AT&T Advances DirecTV Talks | AP Expands | BuzzFeed President Out - Posted May 13, 2014
[emailonly]{{{ sbox300x250 }}}[/emailonly] Click here to receive Mediabistro's Morning Media Newsfeed via email. ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Morning Media Newsfeed: AT&T Advances DirecTV Talks | AP Expands | BuzzFeed President Out - Posted May 13, 2014
[emailonly]{{{ sbox300x250 }}}[/emailonly] Click here to receive Mediabistro's Morning Media Newsfeed via email. ... [FishbowlNY]

Morning Media Newsfeed: NBC Secures Olympics | AOL Earnings Fall Flat | Horowitz to Today - Posted May 8, 2014
[emailonly]{{{ sbox300x250 }}}[/emailonly] Click here to receive Mediabistro's Morning Media Newsfeed via email. ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Morning Media Newsfeed: NBC Secures Olympics | AOL Earnings Fall Flat | Horowitz to Today - Posted May 8, 2014
[emailonly]{{{ sbox300x250 }}}[/emailonly] Click here to receive Mediabistro's Morning Media Newsfeed via email. ... [FishbowlNY]

Morning Media Newsfeed: Murdoch Ups Sons | Twitter Ban Overturned | NYT Adds Digital Subs - Posted March 27, 2014
[emailonly]{{{ sbox300x250 }}}[/emailonly] Click here to receive Mediabistro's Morning Media Newsfeed via email. ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Morning Media Newsfeed: Murdoch Ups Sons | Twitter Ban Overturned | NYT Adds Digital Subs - Posted March 27, 2014
[emailonly]{{{ sbox300x250 }}}[/emailonly] Click here to receive Mediabistro's Morning Media Newsfeed via email. ... [FishbowlNY]

The Weather Channel vs. DirecTV Battle Just Got Morbid (So to Speak) - Posted January 31, 2014
So, this is still going strong... Earlier this month, we discussed the fiscal fistic... [PRNewser]

The Weather Channel's Plea to Waive DIRECTV's Cancellation Fee - Posted January 23, 2014
After DIRECTV recently dropped The Weather Channel from its lineup, many of the television provider's customers went to switch service, only to be faced with cancellation fees ran... [PRNewser]

News-Press & Gazette Stations Back on DirecTV - Posted October 25, 2013
The nearly month long blackout between News-Press & Gazette and DirecTV is over. The two companies reached an agreement over retransmission fees this afternoon. Details of the agreement were not disclosed. While the financial deal seems to be settled, there seems to be some lingering bad feelings between the two com... [SocialTimes.com]

News-Press & Gazette Stations Back on DirecTV - Posted October 25, 2013
The nearly month long blackout between News-Press & Gazette and DirecTV is over. The two companies reached an agreement over retransmission fees this afternoon. Details of the agreement were not disclosed. While the financial deal seems to be settled, there seems to be some lingering bad feelings between the two com... [TVSpy]

News-Press & Gazette Lifts DirecTV Blackout for First Game of World Series - Posted October 24, 2013
Viewers who watch News Press & Gazette stations on DirecTV got to watch the first game of the World Series from home last night after a temporary truce was called between the station group and the satellite provider. In a statement obtained by TVSpy, DirecTV said, "While we make progress toward a... [TVSpy]

Inside DirecTV's DogTV, the First Television Channel for Dogs - Posted July 11, 2013
For stay-at-home dogs begging for entertainment, DirectTV has come up with a treat. On August 1, the network will release DogTV on Channel 354, a new channel designed to keep dogs occupied so they don't chew up the furniture and poop on the carpet wh... [SocialTimes.com]

Now You Can Talk To Your TV -- And Get A Response - Posted April 8, 2013
Seen anything good on TV lately? If the answer is 'No,' then maybe the problem is that you and your TV just aren't communicating as well as you could be. The same may be said of your experience across other viewing mediums, like smartphones, tablets and PCs. Veveo wants to change the... [semanticweb.com]

DirectTV's first original show 'Rogue' to debut with a second screen app - Posted April 2, 2013
It seems like everyone is jumping into original programming these days, including DirecTV with its first show, Rogue, premiering this Wednesday night. Just like House of Cards on Netflix, you have to... [Lost Remote]

Gannett, DirecTV Reach Retransmission Agreement - Posted December 3, 2012
Gannett and DirecTV have reached a new retransmission agreement, keeping Gannett's stations on the air for DirecTV subscribers. The two parties faced a November 30 deadline to renegotiate their carriage contract. Gannett began ... [TVSpy]

Gannett Warns Viewers of Possible DirecTV Blackout - Posted November 29, 2012
Gannett Broadcasting and DirecTV are continuing negotiations toward a new retransmission deal ahead of the November 30 deadline. Gannett said in a statement that the company will continue to work with DirecTV "right up to the deadline." The station began running crawls and PSAs on its 23 stations informing viewers of a... [TVSpy]

Cox Communications, TW SportsNet Agree to Deal - Posted November 5, 2012
You can cross Cox Communications off the list as the cable provider have agreed to terms with Time Warner Cable to carry SportsNet and Time Warner Cable Deportes. "Time Warner Cable SportsNet and Time Warner Cable Deportes and Cox Communications have agreed to terms," the networked announced in a statement on Sunday... [FishbowlLA]

DirecTV Flubs Spice Girls Reunion - Posted August 13, 2012
DirecTV customers in Los Angeles that were anxiously awaiting Sunday's Spice Girls reunion in HD from the Olympic closing ceremonies were left disappointed when NBC's signal was disrupted. "We are looking into the ca... [FishbowlLA]

Tribune Broadcasting, DirecTV Reach Five-Year Deal - Posted April 5, 2012
Tribune Broadcasting and DirecTV announced they have reached a new carriage agreement, ending a four-day blackout of Tribune's stations for DirecTV subscribers. Service was restored for Tribune's 19 stations o... [TVSpy]

Tribune Reaches a New Deal with DirecTV - Posted April 4, 2012
A four-day blackout has come to an end as the Tribune Co. and DirecTV have reached a new deal on retransmission consent fees. For local DirecTV customers, this means the return of KTLA and CW ... [GalleyCat]

Tribune Reaches a New Deal with DirecTV - Posted April 4, 2012
A four-day blackout has come to an end as the Tribune Co. and DirecTV have reached a new deal on retransmission consent fees. For local DirecTV customers, this means the return of KTLA and CW ... [FishbowlLA]

Tribune Broadcasting Stations Go Dark on DirecTV - Posted April 2, 2012
Tribune Broadcasting stations have gone dark for DirecTV subscribers after the two parties failed to come to a carriage agreement over the weekend. "This situation is extremely unfortunate,"... [TVSpy]

Tribune, DirecTV Face Friday Deadline in Retrans Battle - Posted March 28, 2012
Tribune Broadcasting is threatening to pull the signals of its 23 stations from DirecTV if the two companies cannot come to a carriage agreement by midnight on Friday. "Despite our best efforts, DirecTV is refusing to offer a fair deal and we remain far apart in negotiations," Tribune president ... [TVSpy]

Sunbeam Ends DirecTV Blackout, Saves Super Bowl - Posted January 27, 2012
Sunbeam Television, which owns WSVN in Miami and WHDH in Boston, reached a new retrans agreement with DirecTV on Thursday. The deal ends a weeks-long blackout and guarantees that DirecTV subscribers in Boston will... [TVSpy]

John Kerry Urges Sunbeam, DirecTV to Prevent Super Bowl Blackout: 'A Pox Upon Both Their Houses' - Posted January 25, 2012
Massachusetts Senator John Kerry wrote a strongly worded letter to the presidents of Sunbeam Television and DirecTV this week, urging them to carry the Super Bowl in spite of the current stalemate in their retrans negotiations, whic... [SocialTimes.com]

Super Bowl Blackout Possible in New England - Posted January 24, 2012
As the New England Patriots prepare for the Super Bowl, DirecTV subscribers in Boston are fretting over a potential blackout of the game. Sunbeam Television, which owns Boston NBC-affiliate WHDH, is currently locked in a retrans battle with DirecTV and has pulled its st... [TVSpy]

DirecTV Expanding El Segundo Headquarters - Posted November 2, 2011
Satellite company DirecTV plans on doubling the size of their El Segundo headquarters, thanks to a new 15-plus year ... [FishbowlLA]

Belo Strikes Long-Term Retrans Deal with DirecTV - Posted November 2, 2011
Belo stations will remain on DirecTV. In an 11th hour announcement--similar to the one DirecTV and Fox made a day earlier--the satellite provider reported lat... [TVSpy]

Fox Ends Blackout Threats, Strikes Deal with DirecTV - Posted October 31, 2011
Fox and DirecTV announced this evening that they have reached an agreement to keep Fox's TV properties, including local Fox stations, on the satellite TV provider. "We both know the past ten days have been challenging," the companies said in a joint statement, "but we're pleased that both sides could eventual... [SocialTimes.com]

Belo Stations May Go Dark at Midnight on DirecTV - Posted October 31, 2011
DirecTV subscribers in markets like Dallas, Phoenix, St. Louis, and Portland may soon have one less option on their TV dials. Belo--owner of WFAA in Dallas; KTVK in Phoenix; KMOV in St. Louis; and KGW in Portland, OR; as well as several other stations across the country--has yet to reach a new... [TVSpy]

KDOC-TV Now in HD for DirecTV Customers - Posted October 15, 2011
After months of negotiations, DirecTV customers can finally watch KDOC-TV in HD. The Orange County TV station, which airs on Channel 56, made the switch to HD on Friday. The lack of HD was a huge gripe for sports fans, as KDOC-TV airs SEC College Football and occasionally the Anaheim Ducks.... [FishbowlLA]

Belo, DirecTV Facing November 1 Deadline to Resolve Retrans Dispute - Posted October 13, 2011
Belo Television and DirecTV are facing a November 1 deadline to come to an agreement on a retransmission-consent deal. Belo claims their 20 stations (view a list of them here)are undervalued by DirecTV. "They pay channels with far fewer viewers more," ... [TVSpy]

NFL Sunday Ticket Is Coming To Your PlayStation 3 - Posted August 17, 2011
Starting this season, NFL fans that don't have DirecTV can now get the NFL Sunday Ticket on their PlayStation 3. Be prepared to shell out $339.95 for the PS3 service and DirecTV customers that a... [SportsNewser]

Comcast sues DirecTV over NFL ads - Posted August 4, 2011
Comcast, the nation's largest cable operator, filed a lawsuit Wednesday in Illinois against DirecTV, the nation's largest satellite provider, alleging deceptive advertising in claiming that ... [SportsNewser]

Video: Eli And Peyton Manning's Trailer For Football Cops - Posted June 23, 2011
Curious as to what Eli and ... [UnBeige]

Universal Sports Network Coming To DirecTV In August - Posted June 15, 2011
Universal Sports Network and DirecTV announced a multi-year, multi-platform distribution agreement Wednesday. Under the terms of the deal, Universal Sports Network will launch on a free preview basis to all DirecTV customers in early August before moving to the Sports Pack and other select package... [SportsNewser]

DirecTV Won't Charge Sunday Ticket Subscribers Until NFL Lockout Is Resolved - Posted June 2, 2011
DirecTV won't charge NFL Sunday Ticket subscribers until the lockout is resolved. The satellite giant posted a statement Thursday on its website: ... [SportsNewser]

Tribune Co. Names Eddy Hartenstein CEO - Posted May 6, 2011
Tribune Co., which owns 24 stations across the country including WPIX in New York and WGN in Chicago, announced today that it... [TVSpy]

YES Network, DirecTV Sign New Multiyear Agreement - Posted April 8, 2011
The YES Network reached a multiyear agreement with DirecTV Thursday night, six days after their original contract expired. Financial terms were not disclosed and comes hours before the Yankees travel to Fenway Park and battle ... [SportsNewser]

Charlie Sheen Went Deep At Dodger Stadium - Posted March 2, 2011
... [SportsNewser]

DirecTV iPad App Now Available - Posted February 28, 2011
Satellite-TV provider DirecTV announced that its DirecTV iPad App is now available via the iTunes App Store. The app allows users to create their own customized home screens; use standard TV controls including play, pause, rewind, fast-forward, and scroll through channels; create lists of fav... [WebNewser - SocialTimes.com]

JetBlue Airlines To Carry NFL Sunday Ticket For Free - Posted October 1, 2010
Great news for frequent flyers who find themselves traveling on Sunday. JetBlue Airlines will add the NFL Sunday Ticket to its existing ... [SportsNewser]

Sports Leagues Take to the Stream - Posted August 25, 2010
Sports leagues have long relied on television revenue to drive profits, but new technology has enabled them to skip the middleman and go directly to the fans. Of course, owners and league executives are not about to bite the hand that feeds them, so most of the sports streaming options online don't... [SportsNewser]

DirecTV Opens 'NFL Sunday Ticket' Up to All - Posted August 24, 2010
In an unexpected move, DirecTV has opened up its NFL Sunday Ticket broadband package up to everyone, even non-DirecTV subscri... [SportsNewser]

L.A. Times: Eddy Hartenstein Named Publisher, Zell Promises Paper 'Is a Keeper' - Posted August 16, 2008
The L.A. Times has named former DirecTV exec Eddy Hartenstein publisher, according to a story in... [FishbowlLA]

Free TV That You Have To Pay For. Kinda. - Posted August 20, 2007
Variety reports that NBC will put previews of its four new fall pilots on cable and satellite systems, including DirecTV. "It's unprecedented in terms of its scope and participation," says NBCU distribution executive Henry Ahn. The ... [FishbowlLA]

In The Trades: Milli Vanilli, Paula Abdul, Parker Posey and Rupert Everett - Posted February 15, 2007
Milli Vanilli, the Grammy winnning 80s duo, will get the big screen treatment thanks to writer-director Jeff Nathanson. Kathleen Kennedy will produce for Universal. Nathanson said he's always been fascinated by fakes and frauds. Dire... [FishbowlLA]

more...