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Sling Media enhances Slingbox offering

Sling Media has launched two new models of its Slingbox devices, which are designed to transmit pay TV channels and programs – live or recorded – from the living room to users’ mobile devices. The Slingbox M1 launches with a suggested price of US$149.99 (€111) in the US and is being billed as the “most […]

SES and Eutelsat sell Solaris Mobile to EchoStar

SES and Eutelsat have sold their Dublin-based joint venture, mobile satellite services (MSS) operator Solaris Mobile, to US-based EchoStar Corporation.  EchoStar acquired 100% of the asset, with EchoStar Satellite Services president Anders Johnson commenting that it now aims to accelerate its advanced mobile services throughout the EU. “We are excited to build upon the groundwork […]

Arris signs exclusive technology deal with Sling Media

Arris has signed an exclusive deal with EchoStar Corporation-owned Sling Media, establishing it as the sole provider of Sling technology to cable, telco and wireless service providers around the world. Arris will now provide Sling Media’s placeshifting technology for video gateways and standalone devices for cable and telco providers. The firm said it is planning […]