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    slingbox

    i think i want one. Any thing i should be wary of?. I think i'd use it to plug into my sky box then watch tv on my minibook, from my pc and possibly my pda.

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    My uncle in spain uses his to watch sky tv on the balcony instead of sitting in the living room and he raves about it all the time, however I can't vouch for how it would work on a PDA.

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    I've used one and set a few up for a client, wicked little devices, I know the external IP of there slingbox so remote in from home and watch Sky with ALL channels

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    head of science bought one, always going on about it. he had some issue with setting it up. think he had a linksys router and had problems with ports..

    nothing but positive since tho.

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    Yup I got one about a year back. Great for weatching sky+ in bed on my laptop or even better watching sky on my nokia mobile while waiting in bus queues or the doctors waiting room. Only problem is when I am trying to watch something and my kids come home from school and we fight over what to watch!

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    Ive got 2. PM me if u wanna give it a test ride

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    Any1 got one they willing to part ways with?

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    The slingbox original is only 50 or so on amazon these days

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    Yeah, but if one is going cheaper......

    Always worth a try!

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    ebay ?

    Anything on ebay ?

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