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  • 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 that incorporates live Spanish and Englishmore...
  • April 9, 2015
    ENGLEWOOD, Colo.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sling TV today added HBO to its programming lineup for $15 per month, making it the only live Internet TV service to offer HBO’s content on both a linear and Video-On-Demand basis. In time for the “Game of Thrones” and “Silicon Valley” season premieres on April 12, HBO is now available to subscribers of Sling TV’s “Best of Live TV” core package or select Sling International programming packages. Customersmore...
  • 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...
  • April 1, 2015
    NEW YORK & ENGLEWOOD, Colo.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sling TV and HBO today announced that Sling TV will be the first live Internet TV service to offer linear and Video-On-Demand (VOD) content from HBO. HBO will be available in time for the “Game of Thrones” and “Silicon Valley” season premieres on April 12. Sling TV with HBO will be available on all devices supported by Sling TV including: Amazon Fire TV and Fire TV Stick; current-generation Roku playersmore...
  • March 17, 2015
    ENGLEWOOD, Colo.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sling TV today announced that four A+E Networks’ channels – A&E, HISTORY, H2 and Lifetime – will be available in its “Best of Live TV” core package by the end of March. The company’s core package will remain priced at $20 per month. With this update also comes the introduction of two new add-on packs, “Lifestyle Extra” and “World News Extra,” each priced at an additional $5 per month. “After only sixmore...