News Releases - Sling International

  • November 22, 2016
    PHILADELPHIA & ENGLEWOOD, Colo.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Comcast and Sling TV today announced that Sling TV, the live and on demand Internet TV service, will launch on the X1 platform, giving Comcast’s X1 customers access over the Internet to even more content, including hundreds of new multicultural programs and channels. The companies are working to add Sling TV to X1 and will provide more details when the content is available to customers. “The addition of Sling TV’s multiculturalmore...
  • June 2, 2016
    ENGLEWOOD, Colo.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sling TV and DISH today announced a long-term renewal agreement with Asia TV USA, Ltd., part of the “Zee” group from India and a leading provider of South Asian programming. In addition to renewing the 10 Zee-branded channels already offered on Sling TV and DISH, the new agreement includes the addition of 27 new Zee channels such as &TV, Living Foodz, Zee Bangla, Zee Tamizh and Zee Cinema HD. As part of the agreement, Sling TV andmore...
  • February 23, 2016
    ENGLEWOOD, Colo.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sling TV and DISH today announced they have expanded their strategic relationship with Willow TV International for the Willow cricket channel. The agreement brings some of the world’s most popular cricket matches and events, including ICC, India, Pakistan, Australia, South Africa, West Indies and other top teams to cricket fans in the U.S., in high definition, as well as arrangements for coverage of live overlapping matches. With Willow includedmore...
  • January 5, 2016
    LAS VEGAS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sling TV unveiled its second-generation user interface (UI) at CES 2016. The new design will create a more personalized experience, as well as improve content discovery across the Sling TV platform. The new UI will be optimized for each Sling TV-supported device and will start rolling out to devices in a phased-approach, starting in the first quarter of 2016. “TV is about being entertained, and for the first time, the new Sling TVmore...
  • November 9, 2015
    ENGLEWOOD, Colo.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--In the wake of federal court action and subsequent enforcement efforts to shut down the distribution of pirated content via the “TVpad” streaming device, Sling TV has announced a promotion to help connect U.S.-based fans of Chinese television with a legal, reliable source of popular programming. Earlier this year, DISH Network L.L.C. (of which Sling TV is a subsidiary), China Central Television (CCTV), Chinamore...
  • April 3, 2015
    ENGLEWOOD, Colo.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sling TV announced today that DishWorld, the live streaming multi-language television service, is now “Sling International.” The move officially marries the largest provider of streamed international channels in the U.S. with Sling TV, the recently-launched provider of live, over-the-top (OTT) domestic TV service. Sling International provides global programming from nearly 200 channels in 18 languages to U.S.more...