Monthly Archives: July 2013

Demand 5 launches on Roku in the UK

We’re pleased to announce the addition of Demand 5 to our growing entertainment library in the U.K. Demand 5 on Roku lets customers instantly access Channel 5’s full range of catch-up content as well as an extensive library of popular programmes including … Continue reading

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What to watch before the Emmys

Last Thursday, Netflix netted 14 nominations for the 65th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards, most of them for the standout original series House of Cards. This marks the first time streaming content has been nominated in top categories, and it’s a well-deserved milestone. … Continue reading

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Sky News launches on Roku

We’re excited to announce the launch of Sky News on the Roku streaming platform! As of today, all Roku users in the U.S., Canada, U.K., and Ireland can enjoy instant access to award-winning live broadcast news from Sky. The free service … Continue reading

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What to Watch on Bastille Day

English speakers call it Bastille Day; the French call it Fête Nationale; we call it an excuse to get our subtitles on while enjoying both sweet and savory crêpes—why have just one?—wearing bérets and sipping bubbly. Okay, maybe not the … Continue reading

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Crackle and I Fight Dragons “Summer of Heroes” music video debuts exclusively on Roku

Is your summer sadly lacking in valor and majesty so far? Fear not! Our friends at Crackle are kick-starting the season with SUMMER OF HEROES, four whole weeks of heroic action movies. And the fun doesn’t stop there. Every hero … Continue reading

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What to watch on Independence Day

This Fourth of July holiday, nothing could be more patriotic than kickin’ the tires and lighting the fires with Maverick, Goose and Iceman as they defend America by bathing in hair gel and flying F-16s upside down over hostile territory. … Continue reading

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