Category: Sling TV

Dish, Sling Lose Fox Sports: Is There An Alternative?

Q. I am a Dish subscriber and I have become very upset that Fox Sports Southwest is no longer in my lineup. I miss watching my Texas Rangers! Is there any other way to keep watching the Rangers while keeping my Dish!? — Teresa, Plano, Texas.  Teresa, on July 26, both Dish and its live

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Sling TV, PlayStation Vue Raise Prices

Sling TV has raised the price on its Sports Extra plan from $5 a month to $10 a month. The new rate is now effective for new Sling Orange customers, but will not be implemented for existing Sling Orange subscribers until August 1. (The $10 monthly price was already in place for Sling Blue customers.)

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Sling TV Adds 2 Channels to a la Carte Lineup

Sling TV has added two channels to its lineup of a la carte channels: Hallmark Movies Now and The Country Channel. The Hallmark Movies Now channel, which can now be purchased for $6 a month with or without a base package, includes hundreds of hours of commercial-free movies that are not available on the Hallmark

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Sling TV Adds MLB Network, Strike Zone Channel

Sling TV, the live streaming service owned by Dish, has added the MLB Network and the MLB Strike Zone channel to its add-on Sports Extra packages. The SportsExtra plan, which can be purchased if you subscribe to either Sling’s Blue or Orange base packages, also includes ESPNU, NBA TV, SEC Network and the PAC 12

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Sling TV Adds Channels to Base Plan; Swipes at DIRECTV Now

Sling TV has moved the Paramount Network and E! channel from its add-on $5-a-month plans to its Blue basic package for no extra charge. The Blue package features more than 40 channels including live network feeds in select markets as well as several Fox channels. Sling’s Orange plan includes ESPN and more than 30 cable

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How to Avoid ‘Spoilers’ During March Madness

The live streaming business can be a welcome alternative to costly cable and satellite TV services, particularly during a must-see event such as March Madness, which begins today. That is, if you can forgive the occasional technical snafu, and the delay between the stream and real time. What’s that? You were aware that live streaming

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Sling TV Launches $15 a Month Promo

Sling TV is now offering a limited-time promotional price of $15 a month for the first three months of either its Blue or Orange basic programming packages. Click Amazon: See Today’s Hottest Deals! At the end of the three months, the price for either plan will return to its regular $25 a month. You can

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Sling TV Adds 9 Discovery Channels

Sling TV, the live streaming service owned by Dish, today added nine Discovery channels in its U.S. and Spanish-language lineups. The streamer added Discovery Channel, Investigation Discovery and TLC to its ‘Blue’ lineup while Investigation Discovery and MotorTrend (formerly Velocity) are now part of Sling’s ‘Orange’ plan. Click Amazon: Today’s Holiday Specials! Sling also placed

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