WatchESPN Now Available to AT&T U-verse Customers

Mon Mar 25, 2013 9:00am EDT

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Subscribers can live stream ESPN networks on computers, smartphones, tablets and
Xbox
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 ESPN Goal Line and 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, March
29.  

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.

*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.  

About AT&T  

AT&T Inc. (NYSE:T) is a premier communications holding company and one of the
most honored companies in the world. Its subsidiaries and affiliates - AT&T
operating companies - are the providers of AT&T services in  the United States 
and around the world. With a powerful array of network resources that includes
the nation's largest 4G network, AT&T is a leading provider of wireless, Wi-Fi,
high speed Internet, voice and cloud-based services. A leader in mobile
Internet, AT&T also offers the best wireless coverage worldwide of any U.S.
carrier, offering the most wireless phones that work in the most countries. It
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 one
of the most advanced in the world.

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Geographic and service restrictions apply to AT&T U-verse. Call or go to 
www.att.com/uverse  to see if you qualify  

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and/or AT&T affiliated companies.

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.

SOURCE  AT&T Inc.


Jill Rountree, AT&T, +1-512-495-7186, jill.rountree@fleishman.com, or Kristie
Chong Adler, ESPN, +1-646-547-5637, kristie.chong@espn.com

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