Years ago, Sling Media introduced a new line of products that were truly revolutionary. By encoding TV into digital streams and then slinging them over the Internet, Sling changed the way viewers thought about TV. With a Slingbox, users could for the first time take live TV with them, anywhere they went. It was beautiful.
Sling has announced the addition of support for Chromecast for owners of the Slingbox M1, 350 and SlingTV/500 via their Slingplayer app. For now, the updated app includes this feature in the iPhone, iPad and Android phone versions, although Sling indicates they will have support for Android tablets rolling out soon.
Sling Media is one of those companies that every now and then you forget about, but they just keep chugging along and occasionally putting out new products. Today Sling is introducing a couple of products — the Slingbox M1 and the SlingTV. Read More
It’s been about five years since Echostar acquired Sling Media, but the company — which revolutionized place-shifting technology that allows users to stream live TV anywhere, on PCs, mobile devices, and tablets — continues to innovate.
Sling Media is trying to make place-shifted content available in more places and on more devices, now launching a Roku channel that will allow customers to stream live content to another TV and control that experience with their mobile phones.
A while ago i tried to flash Sling rom and while doing that i have softbricked my phone (e975). I followed instructins in another post and unbricked it with Teenybin. While i was on recovery step where i had to sideload rom with adb i ha w sideloaded Sling rom, its update and supersu and it all worked fine.