Slingbox

Slingbox Lives On In AirTV 2

What's old is new again and the Slingbox Tuner, circa 2006, lives on in the form of AirTV 2. The…

February 26, 2020

AirTV To Repurpose Legacy Slingbox Hardware

By way of AFTVNews, we learn that DISH went back to the well. AirTV was originally conceptualized as a network…

December 14, 2017

Slingbox Manufacturing Halted… In Favor Of Video Production Ecosystem

In a move that probably surprises to no one, I can confirm reports that Echostar subsidiary Sling Media halted Slingbox production last…

January 11, 2017

AirTV Unifies Sling TV, Netflix & OTA

After several years of development, it appears a redesigned AirTV Player is nearly here. Originally conceived as an over-the-air network tuner, like…

December 20, 2016

AirTV Delayed During FCC Review

It seems Echostar failed to dot the i's and cross the t's as the AirTV over-the-air network tuner, designed to pipe live OTA…

October 15, 2016

Sling TV Gets Local Channels Next Month via AirTV

As I revealed in April, Echostar and DISH Network are collaborating on an audacious plan to pipe the national television networks…

August 18, 2016

Echostar Prevails In Slingbox Ad Lawsuit (Round 1)

Back in 2014, Echostar's Sling Media began injecting ads into both the Slingbox client interface and into the video stream itself.…

August 18, 2016

Remembering Blake

While others are better suited to pen a remembrance, I too have fond memories of Blake Krikorian - who most know as the…

August 11, 2016