Monthly Archives: May 2012

Amazon adds Watchlist to Roku channel

Today, Amazon released a new version of the Amazon Instant Video channel on Roku. With the update, you can now add movies and TV shows to your personal Amazon Instant Video Watchlist. The Watchlist is a handy way to manage … Continue reading

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Slacker Radio launches on Roku

We’re excited to announce that Slacker Radio listeners in the U.S. and Canada can now enjoy Slacker on Roku! The Slacker Radio lineup brings more than 200 expert-curated music stations, personalized ESPN Radio and ABC News stations, comedy programming, live performances, … Continue reading

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Minor update for original Roku players released

Today, we released a minor update for original Roku players. Roku software version 3.1 build 1017 includes the following fixes: Fixed issues that can cause freezes and crashes in Hulu Plus Improved SSDP device discover support used by mobile applications, … Continue reading

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New Releases and Recommendations for May 25

Happy Friday! We’re kicking off this epic extended weekend with some familiar classics and great new releases. As always, if you have suggestions for the perfect lazy Sunday flick, please post ‘em in the comments. Ready, set, stream! Netflix New … Continue reading

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Insider Deal: Save 25% on a Roku 2

Thinking about an upgrade? Longing for his and hers players? We’ve got you covered. Cash in on this week’s Insider Deal and save 25% plus FREE shipping on factory refurbished Roku 2 XD and XS players! Snag one for yourself and one for the … Continue reading

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Roku Review: Rango

Hi, I’m Eric Lachter, Marketing Director and guy who streams great movies on Roku. This weekend, my daughter and I watched Rango on Netflix with our Roku - we highly recommend it. Rango packs action, romance (thanks Isla Fisher), and comedy into a tightly … Continue reading

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DISHWorld Launches on Roku

DISHWorld Launches on Roku Platform At Roku we believe that the majority of TV programming will be delivered on-demand, over the Internet within the next four years. Today we’re a step closer to making that a reality.  We’ve partnered with … Continue reading

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Roku Pick of the Week: Plex

Meet Plex, our Roku Pick of the Week. The Plex channel makes it a snap to stream your entire library of personal movies, photos and music on your Roku, and it’s totally free. We’ve put together a quick 5-step guide to get you up … Continue reading

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New Releases and Recommendations for May 18

TGIF! We’re taking our Roku on the road this weekend. Here are some great new picks to keep you entertained whether you’re streaming from the beach or the living room. As always, if you have suggestions for the perfect lazy Sunday flick, … Continue reading

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TWC customers can watch HBO GO on Roku

Hi there. As you all know, we’re always striving to improve the selection of entertainment available on Roku, either by adding more channels (we’re now at more than 500 today!) or by improving the experience of existing channels. We’re thrilled … Continue reading

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