Monthly Archives: December 2012

Top 12 holiday streaming picks

The weather outside is frightful, but we’ve put together a great list of holiday favorites to make you feel merry and bright this Christmas. Happy holidays from all of us at Roku! Arrested Development: “Afternoon Delight”- Awkward holiday parties, $2600 … Continue reading

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Play on Roku mobile feature updated

The ultimate Roku command center just got a little bit better. Today, we released version 2.1 of our iOS and Android apps. In version 2.0 of our apps, we introduced Play on Roku, which enables users to stream music and … Continue reading

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Spotify now playing on Roku

Music is exploding on Roku – it now accounts for nearly 15 percent of all hours streamed on the Roku platform! We’re excited to expand music options even further with today’s addition of Spotify. That’s right – Spotify, the award-winning … Continue reading

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VEVO rocks onto Roku

Looking for a way to watch high-definition music videos from popular artists on your Roku player? We’ve got some exciting news for you! VEVO, the popular music video platform, is now available on Roku. Whether you prefer to groove to … Continue reading

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How to improve your Wi-Fi connection

You’re at the most critical point in a movie (the big reveal, the first kiss, the unexpected plot twist) and suddenly it stops to buffer. Moment ruined. We’ve all been there – sometimes it seems like your neighbor’s Wi-Fi works … Continue reading

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Roku UK Currys Promo

Tick tock… the countdown to Christmas is well underway. After weeks of shopping, your head feels heavy, your wallet feels light, and you still have a few hard-to-shop-for gentlemen (or ladies) on your list. As you settle down on the … Continue reading

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New releases and recommendations for December 14

Winter nights were made for hot cocoa and movie marathons. Cozy up with loved ones and enjoy this weekend’s new releases – we’ve got something for the whole family, from Disney classics to action-packed blockbusters. Happy streaming! Amazon Instant Video … Continue reading

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Amazon Cloud Player now in the Roku Channel Store

Today, the Roku music experience got even better. We’re excited to announce the arrival of Amazon Cloud Player! With the Amazon Cloud player channel, you can browse and enjoy your entire Cloud Player collection by artist, album, song, playlist or … Continue reading

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Updates for Roku 2, Roku LT and new Roku HD

As always, the Roku team has been hard at work improving the streaming experience on the Roku platform. In that spirit, we’ve released Roku software 4.9 build 5060 for Roku 2, Roku LT and new Roku HD players. For users, we … Continue reading

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