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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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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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Roku’s Guide to Socially Responsible Streaming

Oh the joys of binge-watching! Entire weekends spent in pursuit of a finale, hours spent in pure entertainment bliss – thank goodness the fridge is stocked and the couch is comfy! Gone are the days of waiting for episodes, but … Continue reading

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Redbox Instant launching on Roku this summer

We’re always working to bring Roku customers the best range and quality in streaming entertainment, and today we’re excited to announce that Redbox Instant by Verizon will arrive on the Roku platform this summer! Redbox Instant subscribers will be able … Continue reading

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TWC TV launches on Roku

In January, we announced that Time Warner Cable, the second largest cable company in the U.S., would bring its authenticated cable service, TWC TV, to Roku. We were very excited to be selected as the first connected TV device to … Continue reading

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New releases and recommendations for February 15

Valentine’s Day went by too fast, but we’ve got everything you need to make this a cozy Valentine’s weekend. Cuddle up with your sweetie, fight over share the leftover chocolates and enjoy our lineup of new releases. Happy streaming! Amazon … Continue reading

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Roku named one of the world’s 50 Most Innovative Companies

Fast Company Magazine’s annual list of the world’s Top 50 Most Innovative Companies is out today, and we’re proud to be listed as one of the top ranking companies! Roku® is slated at #42, and credited for leading the evolution of … Continue reading

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New releases and recommendations for February 4

Friday may seem far away, but we’ve got a piping hot batch of new releases to take your mind off the week ahead. Whether you’re in the mood for epic rock ‘n’ roll, thrilling political drama, or comic relief, you’ll find … Continue reading

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New releases and recommendations for January 28

There’s no cure for Monday, but Roku can help. Put your feet up and ease into the week with our lineup of new releases – we’ve got everything you need to stream your cares away. Amazon Instant Video New Releases: … Continue reading

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