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  • October 5, 2015
    ENGLEWOOD, Colo.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sling TV today announced it will launch Campus Insiders, a Silver Chalice Ventures network, expanding its college sports programming. The new channel will provide access to hundreds of live college sporting events, including the inaugural NOVA Home Loans Arizona Bowl. Campus Insiders will be accessible on all devices supported by Sling TV as part of the $5 per month “Sports Extra” pack, available to customers whomore...
  • August 31, 2015
    ENGLEWOOD, Colo.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sling TV released its app for Amazon Fire HD and HDX tablets, rounding out its live Internet TV offering on Fire devices, including Amazon Fire TV and Fire TV Stick. Amazon Fire HD and HDX tablet device owners can now download the Sling TV app in the Amazon Appstore. For a limited time, new Sling TV customers with an Amazon Fire HDX 8.9, Fire HDX 7, Fire HD 7 or Fire HD 6 tablet can also take advantage of a 14-more...
  • July 20, 2015
    ENGLEWOOD, Colo.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sling TV today released its first advertising campaign nationally across TV, social and digital platforms. The #TakeBackTV campaign targets Sling TV’s strategic audience: the millennial generation that is increasingly opting out of traditional pay-TV subscriptions. “Millennials have polarizing feelings about TV; they love the content, but hate the pay-TV model,” said Glenn Eisen, Chief Marketing Officer ofmore...
  • June 4, 2015
    ENGLEWOOD, Colo.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sling TV is launching the “Sling Latino” brand, a live and on demand, over-the-top streaming service, giving Spanish-speaking and bilingual viewers more choice in TV content. Starting today, viewers can select from two base packages, “Paquete Total” (22 channels for $12 per month) or “Paquete Esencial” (16 channels for $7 per month), each with live and on-demand content ranging from sports and general entertainment to movies and family programmingmore...
  • June 1, 2015
    ENGLEWOOD, Colo.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sling TV today announced that it appointed Ben Weinberger as senior vice president and chief product officer. Weinberger is the former co-founder and CEO of Digitalsmiths. In his new role, Weinberger will oversee Sling TV’s product development and product management. He will report to Sling TV CEO, Roger Lynch. “Since Sling TV’s arrival four months ago, we have added more than 40 domestic channels andmore...
  • May 21, 2015
    ENGLEWOOD, Colo.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sling TV today launched its Android TV application for Google’s Nexus Player, available for immediate download in the Google Play Store. Sling TV and Google are kicking off their collaboration with a promotion that gets Nexus Player into the hands of customers at half price. Starting today, new customers can purchase a Nexus Player at a 50 percent discount when they pre-pay for three months of Sling TV. Alternativelymore...
  • May 1, 2015
    ENGLEWOOD, Colo.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sling TV today launched two Latino add-on packs to the “Best of Live TV” core package. Each available for $5 per month, the “Deportes Extra” pack connects soccer enthusiasts and sports fans with top games and programming, while the “Películas & Novelas Extra” pack delivers popular Spanish-language movies and telenovelas. These additions make Sling TV the first Internet TV provider with a customizable offering thatmore...