Status
Acquired by EchoStar on September 24, 2007
Funding Received
$14.5 Million in 2 Rounds from 3 Investors
Headquarters:
Foster City, CA
Description:
Sling Media is an electronics company specialized in audio and video place-shifting technology.
Founders:
Blake Krikorian, Jason Krikorian
Categories:
Television, Hardware + Software
Website:
http://slingbox.com

Company Details

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Founded:
2004
Contact:
Employees:
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Sling Media is the maker of Slingbox, a piece of hardware that enables users to watch and control live television on their computers or cell phones. The Slingbox takes the video from cable, digital cable, satellite, or DVR programming and sends it to your devices over the internet. Video is played on computers using SlingPlayer, a downloadable application for Macs and PCs.

The company was acquired by EchoStar in September 2007.

Current Team (4)

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Funding Rounds (2) - $14.5M

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Products (3)

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    Sling.com

    Sling.com is a new online video portal that will give users access to a premier library of...
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    Slingbox

    Slingbox gives you full access and control of your living room TV experience in sparkling 1080p...
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    SlingCatcher

    From the Sling Media website, The SlingCatcher is a universal media player for your TV....

Investors (3)

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Offices/Locations (1)

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    1051 E. Hillsdale Blvd, Suite 500

    Foster City, CA 94404

    USA

Images (1)

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