DirecTV Now price hikes

2017 has been a standout year for cord-cutting. In July, August, and September, cord-cutters set a new record for ditching traditional pay-TV, with an estimated 1.2 million people ditching their cable or satellite subscription in those three months alone.

So how is AT&T, one of the biggest providers of cable and owner of satellite service DirecTV, going to deal with this existential threat? By raising prices, of course.

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People are ditching cable at record speed, so of course AT&T is hiking prices originally appeared on BGR.com on Wed, 6 Dec 2017 at 13:37:41 EDT. Please see our terms for use of feeds.