70% of Slingbox Users Don’t Placeshift TV Content Outside Their Home

Sling Media Slingbox PRO-HDThe Hollywood Reporter and Broadband TV News are reporting that Stuart Collingwood, VP EMEA of Sling Media, has been quoted saying that the percentage of people who don't use their Slingbox for remote placeshifting has jumped from 40% two years ago to 70% today. In fact, most people use their Slingbox to stream TV to [...]

Sling.com Goes Live

Sling.com ScreenshotSling Media this morning has taken the wraps off their new, public on-demand video entertainment portal, sling.com. The new site is a separate property from their hardware site, slingmedia.com, but offers users a way to tap into their home Slingbox to view Live TV from any location (very cool) and programming from over 90 providers [...]

Sling Media Begins Beta Testing Sling.com Content Portal

Sling.com Launching Soon ScreenshotAccording to TechCrunch, many of its readers who own Slingbox TV place-shifting devices have received invites to participate in beta testing the company's new web content portal, Sling.com. The invite explains that the portal will feature various on-demand content from “top TV networks, movie studios, sports leagues and websites” — in total there are presently [...]