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Sling TV

Sling TV's bargain price and freedom from contracts make it well worth a test-drive for prospective cord-cutters or "cord-nevers" who can live with its stripped-down selection of live TV channels.

By January 26, 2015

3.5 stars Editors' rating January 26, 2015

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Dish Hopper with Sling

Dish has upgraded its kangaroo-themed DVR with a faster 1,305MHz Broadcom processor, added Wi-Fi, integrated Slingbox, and served up a new feature called Hopper Transfers that allows you to transfer recorded programming to your iPad for offline viewing.

By January 7, 2013

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Unlimited data customer with T-Mobile? Change this setting

Binge On is downgrading all video streams to standard definition, even for users with unlimited data. Here's how to disable it and get your high-definition video back.

By February 11, 2016

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HBO Now slow to catch on with 'cord-cutters'

The premium channel's online-only offering has 800,000 subscribers, failing to meet the huge expectations for the new service.

By February 10, 2016

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Dish's Hopper DVR powers up and Sling simplifies at CES (pictures)

At its press conference, Dish unveiled the next generation of its Hopper DVR and a portable drive for wireless streaming, while Sling showed its forthcoming simplified interface and new features.

17 Images By January 5, 2016

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Sling TVs interface gets a makeover

At CES 2016, Sling TV gets a new interface, putting users' favorite content front and center.

January 5, 2016

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Sling TV brings welcome changes to menu system, adds ESPN3

Sling TV, the live TV streaming service that provides 20 channels for $20, is getting a much-needed overhaul for its user interface, and adds ESPN3 to its base package for no extra charge.

By January 5, 2016

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Sling TV brings inexpensive live TV to Google's cheap Chromecast streamer (hands-on)

Now you can watch live TV for as little as $20 per month on a dongle that sells for $35. Sling TV, the Internet-based TV service with channels like ESPN, AMC and TNT, is now on the Chromecast.

By November 3, 2015

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Sling TV's chief dishes on Apple, Chromecast and the future of online TV

After launching an online live TV service this year, CEO Roger Lynch weighs in on streaming set-top boxes and why on-demand is his top priority now.

By October 29, 2015

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Sling TV: Everything you need to know

Sling TV is a new $20-per-month live TV package with 16 channels, including ESPN, AMC, TNT, CNN, History, HDTV and the Disney Channel. How does it work, how can you get it -- and will it let you quit cable?

By January 20, 2015