It’s Tuesday, which is time for the Engadget HD Podcast and we hope you’ll join us for the live recording at 9:30PM. Another week goes by and another rumor comes true, AT&T and DirecTV announced a merger. We’ll talk that and much more net neutrality this week before we move on to more HD news. Then as usual, we’ll finish up with what we’re watching this week. If you’ll be joining us, take a peek at the topics after the break and then get ready to participate in the live chat.
AT&T to buy DirecTV for $48.5 billion
AT&T’s multibillion dollar DirecTV purchase could hinge on… football?
Comcast and TWC voted most-hated ISPs in America’s most-hated industry
FCC votes in favor of new Net Neutrality rules, leaves room for ‘fast lanes’
Virtual Joey app arrives with satellite TV for your PS3
Brazilians will see every blade of World Cup grass on outdoor 4K screens
Gadget Rewind 2007: Pioneer Kuro PDP-5080HD plasma
Sony’s $700 4K streaming box gets a much needed pre-order discount
Watch ‘Game of Thrones’ mysteries explained (or disproved) with science
Sailor Moon arrives on Hulu Plus in its full, uncensored glory
‘Halo 5: Guardians’ and live-action Halo TV show set for fall 2015 launch
Upcoming Xbox history show will let you ‘play TV’
Must See HDTV for the week of May 19th: Indy 500, Monaco GP and no Game of Thrones