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Slingbox Review

Monty Solomon (
Thu, 30 Jun 2005 23:46:07 -0400


By Bill Howard

Sling Media's Slingbox scratches an itch you may not yet have. This
technically impressive set-top box compresses and transfers live TV,
satellite, or DVR video from your home to a computer anywhere in the
world, all without requiring a PC to be up and running at home, and
with minimal quality loss. Why, however, would you want to do that,
when there's a TV in virtually every hotel room and friend's house
around the world? It turns out there are some useful reasons as you
dig deeper. But dig you must.,1759,1833045,00.asp

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