Daily Archives: Monday, July 2, 2007

SlingPlayer Mobile for Palm OS goes gold! Release 1.0 is out!

Sling Media has just announced the release of SlingPlayer Mobile 1.0 for Palm OS (, actually). The final release is officially supported on the Palm Treo 700p and 755p using 3G networks. However, it also runs on the Palm Treo … Continue reading

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Amazon and Microsoft bring HD DVD to CustomFlix DVD on Demand

Microsoft has partnered with Amazon to bring HD DVD support to the latter’s CustomFlix DVD on Demand program. This is designed to lower the barriers for independent film makers looking to release their creations on HD media. I’m a Blu-ray … Continue reading

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Monsoon Multimedia Announces Retail Availability of HAVA Gold and HAVA Platinum HD

Sling Media dominates the nascent place-shifting market with the Slingbox, and rightfully so IMHO. However, they do have competition, mainly Sony’s Location Free Television and Snappy Multimedia’s Hava products. The Hava products are also now sold under the Monsoon brand. … Continue reading

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Engin begins their TiVo push in Australia

Australian broadband telephony vendor Engin has begun a AUD$5 million marketing effort which will focus on their VOIP and DSL services, and later the Australian launch of TiVo. Engin has exclusive distribution, brand management and content development rights for TiVo … Continue reading

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