Slingbox 500 Review: Take Your TV Anywhere

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The Slingbox 500 is a small box that connects to your cable or satellite box and streams your full┬áchannel┬áline-up to mobile apps on the iPhone, iPad and Android or a computer. Unlike online streaming services and cable apps, there is no limit to what shows and channels are available or limits on where you can […]

SlingPlayer Adds iPhone 5 And New Slingbox Support

SlingPlayer for iOS

The newest SlingPlayer for iOS adds support for the iPhone 5 so users can watch their place-shifted content in widescreen without black bars on their phones. The new version of SlingPlayer for iOS also adds support for the new Slingbox 350 and Slingbox 500. The new Slingboxes will stream content at full 1080p, which the […]

Buyer Be Cautious with the New Slingbox 500

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I’ve had a love/hate relationship with Slingbox for some time. I love it when it works and, well, I hate it when it doesn’t. The reason previous Slingbox models would not work for me have to do with HDMI, HDCP (High-Bandwidith Digital Copy Protection) or SOC (Selectable Output Control) protection schemes. Content providers change these […]