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Sling ups the app ante: Android and iOS updates add Roku support, Windows 8 app on deck

Slingbox users are getting improved mobile apps, Roku compatibility, and -- soon -- even a dedicated Windows 8 app.

By November 18, 2013

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Sling, Belkin settle patent dispute over place-shifting tech

Sling in January accused Belkin and another rival, Monsoon, of infringing on patents used in its Slingbox device that lets users watch and control their home TV from anywhere.

By May 24, 2013

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Sling Media sues Belkin, Monsoon for patent infringement

The EchoStar subsidiary that makes the Slingbox alleges that its rivals unfairly copied aspects of its place-shifting devices.

By January 7, 2013

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TiVo, EchoStar case ends with $500 million payout

EchoStar and Dish Network agree to pay TiVo to settle a long-running patent tussle. The companies are also swapping patent licenses.

By May 2, 2011

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Photo time capsule to last 'billions of years' in space

The Last Pictures is a disc of 100 black and white images that's set to join the orbiting junk pile overhead. Could it become humanity's final monument?

By October 9, 2012

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TiVo wins key ruling in EchoStar case

U.S. Court of Appeals rules that EchoStar did, in fact, violate TiVo's DVR patents, paving the way for the disabling of infringing devices.

By April 21, 2011

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Verizon ponies up $250M to settle with TiVo

The agreement, which runs into 2018, also includes a cross-license provision for both companies' advanced television patents.

By September 24, 2012

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Dish reportedly readying nationwide satellite broadband

Satellite TV provider will utilize a satellite recently launched by sister company EchoStar for a service launching this fall, sources tell Bloomberg.

By August 15, 2012

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Belkin debuts Slingbox competitor: @TV Plus

The company claims its $149.99 place-shifting solution is better and more affordable than Slingbox.

By June 20, 2012

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All that for nothing: Microsoft, TiVo dismiss patent lawsuits

The companies have simply decided to walk away from their suits, with no patent licenses awarded, according to a regulatory filing.

By March 22, 2012