Category Archives: Roku News

Get more from your cable subscription with “TV Anywhere Channels”

Roku features dozens of cable channels On Demand by using your cable provider credentials – this is sometimes referred to as “TV Everywhere” or “TV Anywhere.”  For example, HBO Go and SHOWTIME ANYTIME give cable subscribers unlimited access to their … Continue reading

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Roku TV on The Ellen DeGeneres Show!

In case you missed it, the TCL Roku TV made a special appearance on The Ellen DeGeneres Show last week. We’re just way too excited not to share. Expect to see TCL Roku TV throughout the season, as we’re Ellen’s TV … Continue reading

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Introducing Roku Screen Mirroring Beta for Microsoft® Windows and Android™ Devices

Today, I’m happy to share that we’re rolling out a beta release of a new screen mirroring feature for a select number of Windows 8.1 and Android devices. Available to customers around the world, screen mirroring is a quick, easy … Continue reading

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Roku Sets New TV Streaming Milestones

Today we’re happy to announce that we have sold 10 million Roku players in the United States! This is a huge milestone for our company and we want to thank all of you for helping us to achieve it. We … Continue reading

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TV is better than ever

Adapted from Doug Craig’s talk at TEDxHollywood – watch the full presentation here. “If it weren’t for Philo T. Farnsworth, inventor of television, we’d still be eating frozen radio dinners.” -Johnny Carson I love this quote from Johnny Carson. It reminds me … Continue reading

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Catch up on all the Emmy-nominated TV shows

The 66th Annual Emmy Awards are Monday and there’s no better place to catch-up on all the nominated shows than on Roku. Here are the comedy and drama series nominees. They’re all binge-worthy! We’re calling it – Orange is the New … Continue reading

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Introducing Roku TV – a simplified Smart TV for everyone

In January, back at CES, we announced that we are working with TV manufacturers to build Roku TV models – a new, simplified Smart TV based on the Roku platform. Today I’m delighted to celebrate with Hisense and TCL on the … Continue reading

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Our 10 favorite Robin Williams movies

Whether he played a housekeeper, doctor, magical genie or even a version of Peter Pan, Robin Williams truly captured the hearts of us all. To honor him, we’ve pulled together our 10 favorite Robin Williams movies. Mrs. Doubtfire (Movie, 1993) … Continue reading

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Get 2 months FREE of Hulu Plus with any new Roku player + a snappier channel experience

To all the TV lovers out there, here’s a deal you can’t pass up. Buy and activate any new Roku player by September 30, 2014, get two months FREE of Hulu Plus!* Hulu Plus offers unlimited streaming of current and … Continue reading

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Top 10 summer blockbusters

It’s finally summer – well, officially tomorrow, but who says we can’t celebrate early? What better way to kickoff a summer of endless streaming than some of the all-time top summer blockbusters ever released! Jaws (Movie, 1975) – Directed by … Continue reading

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