Category Archives: Place Shifting

DISH Network’s Hopper Whole-Home DVR Now Available

DISH Network’s recently announced Hopper whole-home DVR, and the Joey companion units, are now available to customers. The Hopper is a unique design with three tuners, but with a trick up its sleeve which allows it to record six programs … Continue reading

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Sling Media Launches Embedded SlingPlayer

Remember last November when Sling Media launched SlingPlayer for Facebook and I tried to see if the player was embed-able in other sites, with disastrous results? No? Well, that happened. Anyway, they’ve now launched an actual Embedded SlingPlayer, which you … Continue reading

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Western Digital And Sling Media Present At Streaming Media West

The last Streaming Media West was held on November 8-9, 2011, and today posted a video of the presentation given by Western Digital and Sling Media on their respective products. The presentation was made by Western Digital’s Business Development … Continue reading

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Monsoon Multimedia Lands Their Tech In Chips

This is something I noticed last month, but I never got around to posting about it in the lead up to my wedding, but I’m getting caught up on the backlog. Back in January I posted about the news from … Continue reading

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TiVo To Ship Place Shifting Transcoder Box This Year

I’ve actually been working on a post about this for a little while, and on today’s financial conference call President and CEO Tom Rogers provided the final piece. Last month at CES 2012 TiVo was showing off a transcoding box … Continue reading

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