Author Archives: Clive

Roku UK: new releases and recommendations for 11th April 2014

If you’re like me, you binged through Breaking Bad on Netflix in, well, a very short amount of time. Experiencing some major withdrawals like me? It’s OK, there’s plenty more movies and TV shows to keep you entertained. Here’s what … Continue reading

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New on Roku: Sky Store and 4oD channels in the UK

Big news, streamers! We’re happy to share that Sky Store and 4oD are now streaming on Roku players in the UK. The Sky Store channel on Roku lets customers access more than 1,200 rental titles instantly on their television sets. … Continue reading

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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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Sky Sports comes to NOW TV on Roku

As of today, UK streamers can enjoy the best live sports on a simple pay-as-you-go basis with the launch of Sky Sports on the NOW TV Roku channel. For just £9.99, NOW TV customers can get 24-hour access to all … 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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NOW TV launches on Roku for UK streamers

NOW TV, the popular streaming movie service powered by Sky, is now available on Roku players in the UK! As of today, NOW TV customers can instantly stream more than 600 movies on Roku, including recent blockbusters and up to 20 … Continue reading

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UK Customers: Stream the Olympics

The Opening Ceremony for the 2012 Summer Games kicks off in London tonight, and Roku Revolutionaries in the UK will be able to follow all of the Olympic events from the comfort of their living rooms. How will this work? Well, … Continue reading

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NOW TV coming soon to Roku in the UK

Every day brings new and exciting developments in the streaming world, and today is no exception with Sky announcing the launch of NOW TV, the media giant’s much anticipated Internet TV service in the UK. Coming soon to Roku streaming … Continue reading

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Roku hits 150 channels in the UK

Greetings from Roku in the UK and Ireland! We’ve just passed the four-month mark since launching our streaming players here and I thought I’d share a quick update on the progress we’ve made. Roku players are priced starting at £49.99 … Continue reading

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Roku in the U.K. and Ireland

It’s officially official, people: Roku has made the leap across the pond! Your favorite little streaming players are now available for pre-order in the United Kingdom and Ireland. The Roku LT and the Roku 2 XS can be pre-ordered now … Continue reading

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