Category Archives for Satellite Internet

DirecTV Shareholders Back AT&T Merger To The Hilt

We are all awaiting the time when US regulators will pass a directive on the issue of the proposed merger between AT&T and DirecTV. On the other hand, the shareholders of the TV satellite company have already unanimously approved the deal. The shareholders have recently approved the merger, which will be worth $49 billion. It […]

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Inmarsat To Pioneer In-Flight Broadband

Inmarsat – a British satellite operator has announced that it will soon be rolling out a satellite and air-to- ground network for passengers on European flights. The passengers will have broadband Internet access on the screens on the back of seats, as well as available for use on tablets and smartphones. According to the company, […]

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Dish Now Accepting Bitcoin

The word Bitcoin is strange to people, but it is gaining popularity in leaps and bounds. Bitcoins are digital currency that can be used to conduct transactions online. Since the introduction of Bitcoins in 2009, many people have been wary of this virtual currency. However, now big companies nationwide are warming up to the idea […]

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Will AT&T Buy DIRECTV?

Talk is rife that AT&T is interested in purchasing satellite company DirectTV. IT seems that the phone company has already approached the satellite company offering to buy it. This news comes even as Comcast tries to acquire Time Warner Cable making this a very interesting time in the industry. These occurrences are evidence of changes […]

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DirectTV In Talks With Disney On Internet Rights Deal

There is talk that DirectTV is in negotiations with Walt Disney Co. concerning licensing rights to provide TV content through the Internet. The company wants to offer Disney’s content and other cable content as an Internet based product. This deal will be similar to the one recently accomplished between Dish Network Corp and Disney. The […]

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