Slingbox brings home TV to your phone
Sling MediaThe Slingbox is designed to sit atop your TV and then broadcast it to your home Internet network. From there, you can access it anywhere on the Internet with a Slingbox-enabled PC -- and now, a phone.
By Gary Krakow ColumnistMSNBCUpdated: 2:02 p.m. ET Jan. 5, 2006 Gary KrakowLAS VEGAS - A few weeks ago, I told you about a terrific invention called Slingbox — a way to connect your TV to your high-speed Internet connection so that you can watch your home television service from any computer anywhere in the world.
I also hinted that soon there would be Slingbox software which would let you watch and control your home TV from not just a laptop, but a cell phone. Today, the geniuses at Slingbox made the handheld version a reality.
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