WatchESPN Now Available to AT&T U-verse Customers
Subscribers can live stream ESPN networks on computers, smartphones, tablets
DALLAS, March 25, 2013
DALLAS, March 25, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --AT&T* and ESPN today announced the
availability of WatchESPN, enabling AT&T U-verse^® customers to access ESPN
networks live online at WatchESPN.com, on smartphones and tablets via the
award-winning WatchESPN app, and through ESPN on Xbox LIVE to Gold members.
Just weeks ahead of the start of the MLB season and in advance of major
sporting events like The Masters and NBA Playoffs, customers who receive
ESPN's linear networks as part of their AT&T U-verse TV subscription can now
stream live events and programming from ESPN, ESPN2, ESPN3 and ESPNU from the
convenience of their computers, smartphones, tablets or Xbox. Additionally,
customers can enjoy ESPNGoal Lineand ESPN Buzzer Beater through WatchESPN
when those channels are in season.
Customers with a supported smartphone or tablet can download the free app by
visiting the iTunes App Store, Google Play Store or Amazon Appstore for
Android. The app will prompt customers to enter their AT&T U-verse subscriber
credentials before accessing live content from WatchESPN. On computers,
customers can visit http://watchespn.com/activate/att and provide their AT&T
U-verse IDs and passwords to access live programming online. Additionally,
Xbox LIVE Gold members can download the ESPN experience and verify their
subscription for access through their Xbox.
Disney Junior will be available to AT&T U-verse TV subscribers on Friday,
Additional authenticated products that include WATCH Disney Channel, WATCH
Disney XD and WATCH Disney Junior – accessible across a variety of platforms
and devices both in-home and out-of-the-home – will be coming soon to AT&T
U-verse TV subscribers.
WatchESPN is available for use on the following mobile devices: iPhone, iPod
Touch, iPad (must have OS 4.0 or later), and Android phones and tablets
running version 2.3.3 and above.
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also offers advanced TV services under the AT&T U-verse^®and AT&T|DIRECTV
brands. The company's suite of IP-based business communications services is
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About The Walt Disney Company
The Walt Disney Company (NYSE: DIS), together with its subsidiaries and
affiliates, is the world's largest diversified international family
entertainment and media enterprise with five business segments: media
networks, parks and resorts, studio entertainment, consumer products and
interactive media. Disney Media Networks comprise a vast array of The Walt
Disney Company's broadcast, cable, radio and publishing businesses, including
Disney/ABC Television Group and ESPN, Inc. Disney is a Dow 30 company and had
annual revenues of $42.3 billion in its most recent fiscal year.
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