Category: Sling TV

Sling TV Adds 2 New Channels

Sling TV, the live streaming service owned by Dish, has added two new channels: Weather Nation and Showtime Family Zone. Click Amazon: Big Discounts In Home Improvement! Weather Nation, which offers live national and local weather updates, is now available in Sling’s News Extra add-on plan, which costs $5 a month.  However, Sling said today that

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Get Sling TV Or DIRECTV Now? You’re Not a Real Cord Cutter

Commentary If you subscribe to Sling TV or DIRECTV Now, are you really cutting the cord? Click Amazon: Today’s 1-Day-Only Deals! After all, the two live streaming services are owned respectively by Dish Network and AT&T/DIRECTV. They are just different versions of the pay TV services that cord-cutters claim to loath so much. Sure, you

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Sling TV Adds ‘Cloud DVR’ to iOS, Windows 10

Sling TV has added its $5-a-month ‘cloud DVR’ to Windows 10, iOS (iPhone, iPad, etc.) and the AirTV Player,  the live streaming service announced today. Click Amazon: Today’s ‘1-Day-Only’ Deals! The DVR feature, which was previously added to the XBox One, Roku streaming devices, Android TV and mobile devices, and Amazon tablet and Fire TV devices,

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Sling TV Adds DVR Service to XBox One (Updated)

Sling TV has added its $5-a-month ‘cloud DVR’ to the XBox One, the service’s Twitter customer team announced last night. Click Amazon: Today’s ‘1-Day-Only’ Deals! The live streamer’s DVR, which was previously added to Roku streaming devices, Android TV and mobile devices, and Amazon tablet and Fire TV devices, can store up to 50 hours

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Sling TV Drops Ball Again On NBA Finals

Sling TV last night experienced another tough night trying to stream the NBA Finals to its customers, but this time the technical issue was a little different. Click Amazon: Today’s ‘1-Day-Only’ Deals! While some complained on social media sites that their ESPN 3 stream of game two would cut out after a few seconds, most fans were

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Sling TV: Technical Issues Cause Subs to Miss NBA Finals

Sling TV last night suffered unexplained technical snafus, causing some subscribers to miss game one of the NBA Finals between the Golden State Warriors and Cleveland Cavaliers. Click Amazon: Today’s 1-Day-Only Deals! Game one of the NBA Finals was broadcast by ABC, but Sling TV only carries the network’s affiliates in roughly a half-dozen markets due

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Sling TV Adds Tribeca Shortlist Channel

Sling TV has added the Tribeca Shortlist on-demand channel, which offers hundreds of classic films including The Graduate, Pulp Fiction (pictured above), Gangs of New York and Gone Baby Gone. Click Amazon: 4K TVs For Under $1,000. The live streaming service, which is owned by Dish, has added Tribeca Shortlist to both its Orange and

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Sling TV: 1.3 Million Subscribers – Is That Good?

News & Analysis Sling TV had 1.3 million paying subscribers at the end of the first quarter, according to streaming industry analyst Dan Rayburn, who cites anonymous Wall Street analysts for his report. Click Amazon: Hottest Deals On Amazon Fire TV Devices! Considering that Sling TV launched more than two years ago, reaching 1.3 million

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Sling TV Adds ‘Cloud DVR’ to Apple TV

Sling TV has expanded its $5 a month ‘cloud DVR’ service to Apple TV devices, the live streaming service announced Monday. Click Amazon: Roku Streaming Player: $69. That means that those who subscribe to Sling TV using an Apple TV streaming device can now store up to 50 hours of recorded programming. (Note: Sling TV

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Sling TV Now Available On LG Smart TVs

Sling TV today launched an app on select LG Smart TVs, the first live streaming service to offer its programming on the company’s TV-based web platform. Click Amazon: Roku Premiere Streaming Player: $69 The Net TV service is now available on most 2016 LG webOS 3.0 Smart TV models, and will become available on LG’s 2017

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Sling TV Expands ‘Cloud DVR’ Service

Sling TV has expanded its $5 a month ‘cloud DVR’ service to Android TV and Roku streaming devices. Click Amazon: Roku Streaming Player: $69. That means that Sling TV subscribers who own a Roku streaming device (including Roku TVs), Android TV, or Android mobile device can now store up to 50 hours of recorded programming

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