TITLE

EchoStar, Liberty invest in Sling Media

PUB. DATE
March 2006
SOURCE
CED;Mar2006, Vol. 32 Issue 3, p10
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
This article reports that EchoStar Communications Corp., Liberty Media Corp., and Goldman Sachs & Co. invested $46.6 million in Sling Media Inc., the maker of the Palm Treo 700w. According to Sling Media Co-founder and CEO Blake Krikorian, it is encouraging to work with such established companies who continue to explore new ideas to delight and empower the consumer. EchoStar has embraced the concept of mobility by launching the PocketDISH, a portable media center.
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20475278

 

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