Comcast buys DirecTV for $85B

Comcast buys DirecTV for $85B

The cable giant has acquired DirecView for an undisclosed amount, according to sources close to the transaction.The deal is expected to close by the end of the year, and will also include Comcast’s NBCUniversal cable channel, sources told the New York Times.DirecNet was one of the first media companies to launch in the United States,…