DNow poised to surpass Sling

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  1. Zookster

    Zookster SatelliteGuys Pro

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    Sling might actually be dropping locals. When I've looked into their service in the past, I could've sworn they had two live locals and one on demand in my market. But according to their website (when I put in my address) and CNET's mastergrid, they only have one now (NBC).
     
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    I'm not sure what the cheapest Sling package is going for, but i'm paying $40 for DTVN with my locals, which I think is very reasonable (considering I'm coming from $135 for Dish satellite). Like I said, the locals are important to us, as we probably watch those 4 channels more than all the rest of the "cable" channels combined, and I can't get them any other way. So no matter how inexpensive Sling might be, it's really a "non-option" for us.
     
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    Sling's cheapest base package is $25, but what it includes in terms of just cable channels is a far cry from what you can get for $40-$50 with other services. Still, if your needs are limited, and you're not picky, it's a decent option.
     
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