AT&T’s slowly fixing one of the weak links in its DirecTV Now streaming service: the absence of live streaming from ABC, NBC, and Fox affiliates in many markets.
Jun 30, 2017 · AT&T’s slowly fixing one of the weak links in its DirecTV Now streaming service: the absence of live streaming from ABC, NBC, and Fox affiliates in many markets.
«DIRECTV NOW is the best live streaming service and it just keeps getting better.” Streamers in nearly 70% of U.S. TV households can now watch their favorite live, local channels. We offer local ABC, FOX and NBC stations in the 7 largest metros – Chicago, Dallas-Ft. Worth, Los Angeles, New York, Philadelphia, San Francisco and Washington, D.C.
DIRECTV NOW Added 34 New ABC, CBS, FOX, & NBC Affiliates Last Night By Luke Bouma on August 14, 2018 in All News , DIRECTV NOW , News Last night DIRECTV NOW added a large number of Nextstar locals including ABC, CBS, FOX, and NBC local affiliates.
Right now PlayStation Vue and DIRECTV NOW are fighting for second place in the race for live locals. The first major addition was the NBC affiliate KPRC in Houston, Texas. This gives Houston TX subscribers access to all 4 major locals and my20, Univision, and Telemundo. DIRECTV NOW also added Fox KDSM in Des Moines, IA.
AT&T said DirecTV Now has added more than 25 local ABC, NBC and Fox affiliates to its streaming DirecTV Now service. DirecTV Now currently offers about 130 local stations in 70 markets.
Live TV streaming service DirecTV Now this week began expanding support for local stations on its platform, with numerous posts on r/DirecTVNow reporting that local network affiliates for ABC, NBC
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I live in a rural area in Burnsville, North Carolina where we can not receive any broadcast channels (ABC, CBS, NBC, FOX, PBS, etc). Why can DirecTV Now not provide those channels to me? It seems that would not violate any current licenses deals those local channels have as I am not their customer now.
The service now has ABC affiliates in more than 30 markets including Atlanta, Boston and Dallas; NBC stations in Kansas City, Milwaukee, Salt Lake City and West Palm Beach, FL.
Earlier, after AT&T announced that it was bringing CBS stations and Showtime to DirecTV Now, it added new live local ABC, NBC, and Fox affiliates.