Sling TV streams television channels such as ESPN, CNN, TNT, TBS, the Cartoon Network, the Disney Channel, HGTV, and the Food Network over the Internet, bypassing wired forms of delivery such as cable or fiber optic services.
May 20, 2015; Atlanta, GA, USA; Former NBA player and current TNT television personality Charles Barkley prior to game one of the Eastern Conference Finals of the NBA Playoffs between the Atlanta Hawks and the Cleveland Cavaliers at Philips Arena. Mandatory Credit: Brett Davis-USA TODAY Sports ORG XMIT: USATSI-225524 ORIG FILE ID: 20150520_ajw_ad1_003.jpg
Kevin Calabro the longtime voice of the former Seattle SuperSonics NBA franchise and Seattle Storm, Calabro's primary calls are of basketball games but he does work in other sports such as football and soccer. Calabro currently calls NBA games for ESPN Radio and ESPN television and college basketball and football for the Pac-12 Network. Calabro also calls the NBA Playoffs for TNT and postseason college basketball for Dial Global Sports, including NCAA tournament action.
Samsung's simpler, smarter Tizen a no-show for older TVs - CNET - The Korean electronics giant released an update to change the operating system on its first smartwatch, but it can't do the same for its televisions, a Samsung executive tells CNET.
Cable is for wimps! Satellite is for showoffs! Dish, makers of the latter technology, has an alternative - TV by Internet for only $20 a month! They offer a service called Sling TV (do not confuse with the similar Slingbox). It will be available on mobile devices and USB connectors (i.e. Google TV). Will it have all the channels? It promises ESPN, CNN, TNT; will it deliver CBS, NBC and the CW?