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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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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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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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In May 2008, Roku launched the very first player to stream entertainment to the television. We called this device “the Netflix player,” since Netflix was the first available channel. For the first time, consumers could instantly stream thousands of TV … Continue reading

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The Consumer Electronics Show (CES) marked another new year of exciting consumer tech developments. Not one to miss out on the action, Roku had two important announcements of our own to share. First, we announced that we have now surpassed … Continue reading

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Roku® streaming is growing by leaps and bounds, and this past holiday season was the best quarter in our company history. Here are some of my favorite stats: On Black Friday alone, we sold one Roku player every second! Roku’s “same … Continue reading

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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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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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Basketball fans, rejoice! The NBA 2012-2013 season tips off tonight, and you can follow the action live on your Roku. The updated NBA Game Time channel gives fans access to more video, deeper stats and current league news. NBA.com League Pass subscribers … Continue reading

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Remember when your favorite shows ended and you didn’t know what to do with yourself? Well, fall has arrived with changing leaves, crisp breezes and season premieres! Settle in for an epically entertaining autumn weekend – the lineup below is just … Continue reading

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