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 […]

Ups and Downs with Slingbox PRO HD. Mostly Downs.


I’ve been a big user of Slingmedia’s Slingbox for some time. I used a Slingbox Pro for some time and had no real issues with the device. I was able to sling video from my home setup to any computer I was using successfully. I’ve also purchased and used the mobile Apps on Windows Mobile […]

We’re a GO for Slingplayer With Retracted AT&T TOS Change

So that didn’t last long…   AT&T has retracted the changes I posted about earlier today.   Engadget has the details: The language added on March 30 to AT&T’s wireless data service Terms and Conditions was done in error. It was brought to our attention and we have since removed it. We apologize for any […]

Hold on there Mobile iPhone Slingplayer People!

Humm   What’s going on here??   What has AT&T done to the license agreement?   I wonder if this means that there will be no Slingplayer on the iPhone?? “This means, by way of example only, that checking email, surfing the Internet, downloading legally acquired songs, and/or visiting corporate intranets is permitted, but downloading […]

GBM InkShow: Slingbox Mobile Overview

We are all about being mobile here on GottaBeMobile, and one thing about being mobile is that often there are times when being able to watch some of your favorite shows can’t happen.  Enter the Slingbox – The Slingbox will allow you to watch your show almost anywhere.  With the help of a Tablet PC, […]