EchoStar snags Sling Media

November 2007
CED;Nov2007, Vol. 33 Issue 11, p6
Trade Publication
The article reports on the acquisition of slingbox manufaturer Sling Media by U.S.-based EchoStar Communications for $380 million. The acquisition includes a plan for separation of the consumer-based and wholesale businesses. It is also expected to provide EchoStar some options for presenting on-demand services.


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