Tag: Beta

  • Some DIRECTV NOW Beta Testers Need to Manually Update

    Some DIRECTV NOW Beta Testers Need to Manually Update

    Today DIRECTV NOW started to reach out to beta testers notifying them that they may need to manually update their app if they use iPhone, iPads, or the Apple TV beta app. Here is the email they are sending out to Beta Testers: Good Morning Testers, Well, we’re not perfect – but we’re working on […]

  • DIRECTV NOW Beta Adds Satellite Channel Numbers

    DIRECTV NOW Beta Adds Satellite Channel Numbers

    Last year AT&T announced that they wanted to make their DIRECTV NOW and DIRECTV app experience the same. Now it looks like they are taking one more step in that direction. Recently when DIRECTV NOW updated their apps on the Fire TV some channel numbers also started to show up. For example, MSG Networks now […]

  • DIRECTV NOW Rolls Out Fire TV DVR Beta to All Beta Testers

    DIRECTV NOW Rolls Out Fire TV DVR Beta to All Beta Testers

    Last night DIRECTV NOW expanded their DVR beta for the Fire TV to all DIRECTV NOW Beta Testers. In the past, only a select few beta testers had access to the DIRECTV NOW Beta Test on the Fire TV. There is one catch you need to be using a 2nd gen Fire TV box like […]

  • DIRECTV NOW Just Cut The Number of Hours Their DVR Beta Offers

    DIRECTV NOW Just Cut The Number of Hours Their DVR Beta Offers

    Since the DIRECTV NOW DVR Beta launched it has come with 100 hours of DVR storage included. This week though AT&T opened up their DVR beta to more DIRECTV NOW subscribers and also cut the number of hours each new DVR beta tester gets. After talking with multiple Cord Cutters News readers who are in […]

  • DIRECTV NOW is Sending Out More DVR Beta Invites Today

    DIRECTV NOW is Sending Out More DVR Beta Invites Today

    If you miss the first few rounds of invites to test out DIRECTV NOW’s new DVR and app there is still hope. Today AT&T started sending out a new round of invites today for their DIRECTV NOW app beta. Right now it looks like invites are mostly for the browser testing but a few other users […]

  • First Look: Sling TV Chrome Beta

    First Look: Sling TV Chrome Beta

    Today Sling TV announced that they are launching an in-browser player on Google Chrome. The in-browser streaming is available in beta for all new and existing Sling TV customers, you can now watch live and on-demand television directly in their web browser, with no app required. Here is your first look at the new Sling […]

  • New Details on DIRECTV NOW’s DVR Beta & How You Could Be Selected For The Beta

    New Details on DIRECTV NOW’s DVR Beta & How You Could Be Selected For The Beta

    A few weeks ago DIRECTV NOW made several announcements including plans to release a new app along with 4K support; however, the biggest news was AT&T’s plans to add a DVR to DIRECTV NOW. AT&T said it would start the DVR beta this summer with a handful of testers and it would go public in […]

  • Hulu is Looking For Beta Testers For a New Hulu App

    Hulu is Looking For Beta Testers For a New Hulu App

    Hulu has been hard at work not only building a new live TV streaming service, but also a new Hulu app. It seems that Hulu’s new app that will be available for all users at some point in the future is getting closer to being ready. Now Hulu is asking current subscribers if they would […]

  • Here is How You Can Sign Up for Access to The Hulu Live Beta

    Here is How You Can Sign Up for Access to The Hulu Live Beta

    Hulu Live is a new live TV streaming service that is not out on the market yet. Though if you want to give it a try here is how you can sign up for the beta and hopefully you will be one of the lucky ones to get access. Now there are no confirmed dates […]