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Old 06-10-2008, 03:41 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Does anyone know when this is supposed to drop for BB?

I am under the impression that all you have to do is buy the box for your cable, plug it in and no monthly fees. Is that correct. Is this finally a company that isnt going to scam us for a service?
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Sling for BB is still in closed beta.

Slingbox service is free...just have to buy the box. The software for the bb will likely not be free.
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Wirelessly posted (BB 8330)

Any updates?
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Nothing yet. My guess is they are waiting for OS 4.5 to be released. Just a guess, though.
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yeah i kinda figured that, i cant wait for this though, if this product runs smoothly and really only costs a box and a program this will be one of the best apps for bb.
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The client isnt ready and only works on WiFi and EvDO Berrys. GSM/UMTS isnt working yet. I think JC is right, the 4.5 for CDMA will bring an open beta for Sling. Last date i heard from them was mid October.
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Personally, I'd rather make sure it runs with 3G and Bold - better graphics, better stream speeds - I just put a call into them to ask about that
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