Dish Network is currently in the process of setting up an internet TV streaming service as a cheaper alternative for those who only want a selection of the best channels, including Cartoon Network USA and Adult Swim. The new internet TV service is called Sling, a launch date hasn’t been announced yet, but a date will be announced in the coming weeks. The new internet streaming service will be accessible on an array of devices including game consoles, Roku media streamers, PCs, Amazon Fire TV and Fire TV Stick, and iOS and Android smartphones and tablets. The new service is named after the Slingbox, a internet streaming device used to watch your cable or satellite TV at home from anywhere around the world.
Other Turner Broadcasting System channels available on the service will include TNT, CNN and TBS, other companies that have signed up include Disney and Scripps Networks.