Sling Media (which was purchased by EchoStar (Dish) last year) has announced not 1, but 4 new products [press release]. First is the Sling Touch Control 100 which is a touch-screen remote control with a 4.3″ touchscreen and a rechargeable battery that gets changed in an accompanying cradle. The Sling Touch can control most IR-based… Continue reading CES 2010: Sling Media Announces 4 New Products
#CES09: Dish 922 HD DVR with SlingBox embedded
Excellent – this is what we want to see – more convergence of media devices. Following the purchase of Sling Media by EchoStar, the 2 have worked together to come up with a Dish Networks receiver that essentially embeds a Slingbox. They’re calling it a SlingLoaded player, but the bottom line is that you now… Continue reading #CES09: Dish 922 HD DVR with SlingBox embedded
Holiday Gift Ideas 2008: Satellite TV
More TV and DVR ideas here. Both DirecTV and Dish Network have deals this holiday season. Take a look-see, as they both have some nice receivers with DVRs built in, HD as an option, and are offering some great deals for signing up and getting new service.