Slingbox Pro-HD 1080i Video Streamer Now Shipping

It took a little time, but today is the day that your patience pays off—the Slingbox Pro-HD » 9/25/08 11:15am 9/25/08 11:15am has gone live on the product website and it is shipping to customers today. An investment of $300 will get you started on slingin' some sweet 1080i video around your home network or over the internet to your laptop. The Pro-HD…

SlingCatcher Hands-On Shows How Sling Streams Directly To Your TV

The final hardware for the upcoming SlingCatcher » 9/22/08 4:29pm 9/22/08 4:29pm is all but finished, and Brian Jaquet from Sling gave us a brief demo with the new hardware, leaving me pretty excited about what this thing can do. For those unfamiliar, the SlingCatcher can take a video feed from another and throw it up on your TV (SlingCatcher) or…

SlingNerds Rejoice: Slingbox Pro-HD and SlingCatcher Finally Available for Pre-Order

The Slingers are giddy today: After a long wait, many good things are happening with their favorite placeshifter. The Slingbox Pro-HD » 9/10/08 7:18pm 9/10/08 7:18pm, which lets you sling 1080i content around a local area network, and the , a set-top box intended to receive content from other Slingboxes, are both available for pre-order, $300 a pop,…

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