Slingcatcher: The Ultimate HD Streamer/File Player

Not only can you use this to play back streamed HD content from the Slingbox Pro HD on your HDTV, the Slingcatcher acts as a file dump for tons of file formats as well (DivX, XviD). The third and most innovative feature of the Slingcatcher is its ability to take video from your PC (either a portion of a screen or a… » 1/07/08 12:00am 1/07/08 12:00am

Leaked SlingCatcher Packaging Shots Reveal Specs?

Almost a year after catching wind of the SlingCatcher, The Tomo Report claims to have laid its on hands on pictures of the final packaging, which happens to splay the device's specs. According to the box, it'll require an HDTV, along with a USB 2.0 HDD or memory stick if you want to use SlingSync. It supports a… » 10/23/07 6:30pm 10/23/07 6:30pm

Sling Media Slingcatcher is Real: IP Video Streamer

A few weeks ago, Dave Zatz dubbed the device in some leaked Sling FCC filings "Slingcatcher". He was right on. Amazing psychic powers, Dave! It's Sling Media's latest box, and it doesn't send video out over networks, apparently in HD. It streams video inward. Which is kind of yawn-tastic, in a day where the idea of IP… » 1/07/07 3:18am 1/07/07 3:18am