There are new rumours surfacing spreading gossip about a SlingPlayer application for Android. A little digging reveals as though these rumours might actually have some substance to them. Great news. The SlingMedia website, who make the SlingBox and SlingPlayer, now has an optional contact form for those that would like to be kept in the loop regarding any future advancements about SlingPlayer for Android. The image to the right reads, “Be one of the first to know when SlingPlayer Mobile for Android becomes available in the US. Submit your email address below and we’ll keep you posted”. For those that are not too sure what a SlingBox is, where have you been living for the last few years? Here is some info off the companies website to bring you up to date:
Watch and control your favorite TV shows over the Internet from anywhere in the world—whenever you want—on your PC, Mac, laptop or mobile phone. Easily control one DVR, cable set-top box or satellite receiver. The Slingbox SOLO is simple to set up and use, with features such as an on-screen remote control and Electronic Program Guide (EPG).
In short, a SlingPlayer application for Android will allow you to directly control your best TV shows over the Internet from your mobile device. Nice!