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AT&T adds new paid options to DirecTV Now, confirms plans for WatchTV launch

Wednesday 16 May 2018 | 09:27 CET | News
AT&T has launched new features for its OTT service DirecTV Now. In addition to an update to the app user interface, the company introduced new paid options, such as a third simultaneous stream for USD 5 per month and a cloud DVR for recording programmes. The company is also planning new low-cost TV options for later this year. 

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Categories: Broadcast & Satellite / Internet / Mobile & Wireless
Companies: AT&T / DirecTV
Countries: United States
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