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Philips TVs Will Now Be Powered By Roku OS

11/13/2017, Roku today announced that it has added another popular brand to its Roku TV licensing program. Philips-branded TVs are manufactured for the U.S. market by Japan’s Funai. The smart TVs used to be powered by the in-house NetTV platform which...

Roku Possibly Developing A Smart Speaker

11/12/2017, Roku makes some of the best streaming media devices on the market right now. Lately, there have been reports that the company is thinking about jumping on the smart speaker bandwagon. It was recently been discovered that the company acquired an audio...

Plex Live TV Service Launched For Roku

10/12/2017, Plex today announced that it’s bringing its Live TV service to Roku. It already has support for Apple TV, Android TV, and Fire TV. Support for Roku’s devices was missing, it was hard to miss that fact initially. The wait ends for Roku device...

Roku 4K Streaming Stick Launched

10/02/2017, It was reported recently that Roku might launch a 4K-compatible streaming stick in the near future and that has happened today. The Roku 4K streaming stick has been officially launched today by the company. It’s not really surprising to see that...

4K Roku Streaming Stick Reportedly Due This Fall

09/21/2017, Roku might be gearing up to launch a 4K streaming stick of its own. According to a new report, Roku is going to release its Chromecast Ultra competitor later this year. The biggest selling point of this stick is likely going to be its ability to stream...

4K Hisense Roku TVs With HDR Available Now

09/19/2017, Those who are in the market for a new 4K TV with High Dynamic Range support should look at the latest options from Hisense. A new series of 4K Hisense Roku TVs is available starting today. They promise the ultimate viewing experience coupled with...

Roku Amazon Echo Rival Reportedly In The Pipeline

09/19/2017, Following Amazon’s runaway success with the Echo smart speaker, many companies jumped on the smart speaker bandwagon. There are countless options available to customers now that want a smart speaker with an artificial intelligence-powered virtual...

Apple TV Bleeding Market Share To Amazon And Roku

08/23/2017, The Apple TV might be a robust set-top box but it’s finding it difficult to compete against similar products from Amazon and Roku. According to a new report, the Apple TV is bleeding market share to these rivals as the proportion of U.S. households...

Pre-Order 4K HDR TCL Roku TVs This Month

05/11/2017, Roku today announced that the first 4K high-dynamic range (HDR) Roku TVs with Dolby Vision will be available for pre-order soon in the United States. These TVs were first announced by TCL back at the Consumer Electronics Show 2017 in January this year....

Twitter Channel Released For Roku

05/04/2017, Twitter has been working hard on improving its video streaming offerings over the past few months. It recently inked an agreement with Bloomberg to broadcast news from the network around the clock. Twitter has developed apps for smart TV platforms which...

New Roku App Brings Fresh UI And Improved Performance

01/17/2017, Roku today launched version 4.0 of its Roku mobile app for iOS and Android. The new app comes with a fresh look and a new feature that focuses on enabling users to get to the content they want even faster. Navigation to popular mobile features like remote...

Roku Has Refreshed Its Entire Lineup

09/26/2016, Roku today announced the biggest streaming player launch in its history. It has introduced the new Roku Express, Roku Express+, Roku Premiere, Roku Premiere+, and Roku Ultra. These new models join the recently refreshed Roku Streaming Stick to ensure that...

Hitachi Roku TVs Coming This Fall

06/29/2016, Roku today announced that it’s expanding its Roku TV platform and has added Hitachi America as a new Roku TV partner, this means that Hitachi Roku TVs are going to hit the market later this year. Hitachi is going to make use of Roku’s TV...