SlingPlayer archive

  • SlingPlayer for Boxee Box ready for action
    Home Cinema

    SlingPlayer for Boxee Box ready for action

    By 22 June 2011

    The Boxee Box, fresh from the major boost of a native BBC iPlayer app, is also in line for some Slingbox based action, with a SlingPlayer app on its way for the web based box of fun. Boxee showed off the app in action over at the gdgt event in NYC, a...

  • SlingPlayer for iPhone now slings HQ video
    Home Cinema

    SlingPlayer for iPhone now slings HQ video

    By 14 December 2010

    SlingPlayer Mobile for iPhone and the iPod touch has received a major update, bringing HQ video slinging into the equation. In order to make use of the higher quality video option you'll need at least an 800kbps Wi-Fi, or you'll need a minimum of 500kbps...

  • SlingPlayer for iPad hits the App Store
    Home Cinema

    SlingPlayer for iPad hits the App Store

    By 24 November 2010

    Well that didn't take long. No pre-registrations, no waiting around, boom - straight into the App Store just days after the video teaser was released. That's right readers, we're talking SlingPlayer for the iPad, in all its high quality HTTP live streaming....

  • VIDEO: SlingPlayer on the Apple iPad
    Apps

    VIDEO: SlingPlayer on the Apple iPad

    By 17 November 2010

    Sling Media has teased its latest app, bringing SlingPlayer Mobile to the iPad. As you'd expect with Sling, you get full control of your set-top box from your iPad, including live streaming, access to your PVR, all the play controls and control settings...

  • Keeping up with the Ryder Cup
    Online

    Keeping up with the Ryder Cup

    By 4 October 2010

    Golf's 2010 Ryder Cup has made history in two ways - not only is it the first sporting tournament to be shown in 3D, it's also the first time in the cup's 83-year run that play has carried on until the Monday - a result of the glorious UK weather. Thanks...

  • SlingPlayer Mobile for iPhone goes 3G
    Phones

    SlingPlayer Mobile for iPhone goes 3G

    By 16 February 2010

    The SlingPlayer Mobile App for the iPhone has been updated to include streaming over 3G bringing with it a massive headache for mobile phone operators around the world. The new update means that owners of a slingbox in their home can now stream their...

  • TV streaming has mobile operators running scared
    Phones

    TV streaming has mobile operators running scared

    By 19 October 2009

    The days of the mobile phone being just a device for making emergency calls are far behind us, but while most of us have handsets that can at least play music or download our email on the go, the biggest fear now facing mobile phone operators and carriers...

  • SlingPlayer 1.1 for iPhone includes 3G streaming
    Phones

    SlingPlayer 1.1 for iPhone includes 3G streaming

    By 11 August 2009

    SlingMedia, the company behind the SlingBox multimedia streaming solution, has updated its iPhone App to 1.1, and has submitted it to Apple for approval. The previous version of the software, which showed up in May, only allowed streaming over Wi-Fi,...

  • SlingPlayer Mobile for Blackberry to launch
    Phones

    SlingPlayer Mobile for Blackberry to launch

    By 18 December 2008

    We'd brought you the news that this was in the pipeline, but it's now officially dated, as Sling Media has announced its mobile product is going into beta for BlackBerry smartphones. SlingPlayer Mobile will let you watch and control your home TV and DVR...