DirecTV started offering local TV channels in five additional markets Tuesday, the first markets to use the 72.5-degree orbital location. More HERE. SBCA research said 80 percent of DBS subscribers are satisfied with their service, compared to a 64 percent satisfaction rate among cable subscribers. More HERE. UPDATE 5:00pm CDT FOXHD is now showing up on DirecTV HD receivers (I can personally confirm this). Looks like the baseball games will be on the air tonight. Discussion HERE.