is more beneficial to the broadcaster--commercials and programming are viewed the way the broadcaster and advertisers requested--some content owners have objected to placeshifting
because it (potentially) infringes on agreements that have nothing to do with broadcasting.
Sling MediaInc, a wholly owned subsidiary of EchoStar Corporation (Nasdaq:SATS), is a provider of video placeshifting
products and services for consumers and television service providers.
130) Potential defendants include Slingbox's placeshifting
competitors, such as the SageTV Placeshifter, Orb Networks's MyCasting, and Sony's LocationFree.
The recent Strategy Analytics Digital Home Observatory report, "Useful and Usable Placeshifting
Solutions Raise Value of Digital Media Services," describes the most desirable features for placeshifting
, based on the mobile and online offerings of Orb and Sling Player, as well as the online DIRECTV site.
EchoStar enters the cable industry with a strong consumer electronics background in innovative and intuitive products, including state-of-the-art, award-winning set-top boxes and value-added features such as Sling Media's innovative and award-winning placeshifting
The product is an ultra-slim device, which adds placeshifting
capability to set-top boxes.
As a potential thorn in the sides of mobile carriers, placeshifting
companies allow users to access their home TV through a mobile device from anywhere in the world, without incurring a monthly fee.
EchoStar enters the cable industry with a strong consumer electronics background in innovative and intuitive products, including state-of-the-art, award-winning DVR set-top boxes and value-added features such as Sling Media's placeshifting
can be defined as watching or listening to live, recorded or stored media on a remote device via the internet or over a data network.
the makers of the award-winning Slingbox[TM] family of placeshifting
products, has ramped production of the new Slingbox SOLO, with Teridian's Fast Ethernet PHY IC - 78Q2123.
TW), a world leader in advancing integrated solutions for the Digital Home, announced today that it will demonstrate its latest offerings for premium TV-on-PCs, TV-on-the Go, and placeshifting
TV solutions during CES at the Las Vegas Hilton, Suite 2365.
is the ability to watch video content anywhere from any video capable device including computers, cell phones and PDAs.