DALLAS and EL SEGUNDO, Calif., Oct. 5, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- AT&T released the following statement today after reaching a distribution agreement to continue providing Viacom's media networks to both AT&T's U-verse TV and DIRECTV's national subscriber base.
"AT&T and Viacom have signed a long-term multi-platform distribution agreement, continuing their long-standing relationship. In recognition of AT&T's status as the largest pay TV provider in the world, this agreement entitles AT&T's satellite and IPTV platforms to the best deal in the industry for Viacom's leading portfolio of television brands."
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Reliability and signal strength claims based on nationwide carriers' LTE. Signal strength claim based ONLY on avg. LTE signal strength. LTE not available everywhere.
*Global coverage claim based on offering discounted voice and data roaming; LTE roaming; voice roaming; and world-capable smartphone and tablets in more countries than any other U.S. carrier. International services required. Coverage not available in all areas. Coverage may vary per country and be limited/restricted in some countries
*AT&T products and services are provided or offered by subsidiaries and affiliates of AT&T Inc. under the AT&T brand and not by AT&T Inc.
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