Sling TV might have gotten off to a relatively slow start, but it could be on the upswing, with Goldman Sachs estimating that the TV streaming service will hit 2 million subscribers by the end of the year.
Dish Network unveils its uber-powerful new DVR, the Hopper 3, as well as its new HopperGo, which lets users literally take DVR content anywhere on the planet. Meanwhile, Sling TV bores a bit with upgraded interface, ESPN3 addition.
Dish's new pioneering Web TV service has had some setbacks as of late, but the service's addition of HBO this month will make it a serious threat to the competition, including HBO's own standalone app, HBO Now.
With Dish's Sling TV making waves at CES this year, Apple is reported to be building a similar Web TV service that will provide a packaged group of television channels to iPhone, iPad and Apple TV users.
Dish's new standalone Web TV service finally emerges from the shadows under the title Sling TV. The new service offers a handful of enticing channels from ESPN to CNN across a multitude of streaming platforms, without a satellite…