SlingPlayer app now available on Boxee Box

D-Link and D-Link have announced the addition of a Slingplayer application for Boxee Box which lets users “sling” content from the Slingbox to the media extender.

Similar to the Slingplayer software for your PC, the SlingPlayer app lets Boxee users control any digital cable box, satellite receiver, or DVR that is connected to their Slingbox Solo or PRO-HD.

Essential iPad Apps for the Home Theatre Enthusiast

Due to the overwhelming number of new iOS apps being released on a daily basis, it is difficult to keep up with all the new releases so the following is an overview of my favourite home theatre related apps along with some other recently released equipment specific apps which could be useful in many home theatres.

Boxee Box now supports Netflix in Canada

D-Link and Boxee have announced that Boxee Box now supports Netflix in Canada.

Boxee Box is a digital media extender made by D-Link which runs Boxee a popular PC, Mac, and Linux media center program that lets users stream TV shows and movies from their computer or the internet to their television.

TVO content now available through Boxee and Yahoo TV

TVO, Ontario’s public educational television channel, announced this week the launch of several connected TV apps for Boxee and Yahoo! TV.

For Boxee, TVO has released three apps, including Gisèle’s Big Backyard, The Space, and TVO.org which includes video content from four TVO shows. In addition, episodes of The Agenda with Steve Paikin have been added to the Boxee TV Show Library.

D-Link announces the Boxee Box

At CES 2010 in Las Vegas, D-Link has introduced the new Boxee Box, winner of the CES Best of Innovations award in the Home Entertainment category.

The Boxee Box is a digital media extender which runs Boxee a popular PC, Mac, and Linux media center program that lets users watch popular TV shows and movies.