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.
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Television service makes an evolutionary leap with Dish's $20 monthly plan, the NFL arrives on YouTube, and Freewheel offers Wi-Fi-only cell phone service.
For the price of a cheap dinner, Sling TV "unbundles" traditional cable TV channel lineups with a handful of Internet-delivered channels, including ESPN, TNT, CNN and Disney. It mostly works great, but read the fine print before you cancel cable.
Sling TV is a new $20 per month live TV package with 12 channels, including ESPN, TNT, CNN, HGTV and the Disney Channel. How does it work, how can you get it -- and will it let you quit cable?
We show you how Dish's new $20 TV service works. Hit play to check it out.
We recap the top headlines from day two of CES 2015 and talk with Roger Lynch of Sling TV.
At CES 2015, Dish is targeting cord-cutters with a new Internet video service called Sling TV. The new service will be available via tablets, smart TVs and smartphone devices
Targeting millennials and people who don't want a full pay-TV package, Dish offers up a cheap live TV service that's viewable on a variety of streaming video devices and includes ESPN, Disney Channel, and CNN.
The new search trick puts the lyrics right on the search results page -- when it works. And oh, yeah, there's a link from there to Google Play.
The three services broke ground and helped changed the way we watch TV. At CES 2014, they showed that they're still going strong.