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Roku Streaming Stick brings TV to genius level

01/04/2012, Before you splash out more than a grand for a new smart TV from one of the more reputable consumer electronic vendors out there, have you ever wondered just how much more enriched your life would be with a smart TV in the living room? Perhaps you...

Roku LT: an affordable set-top box

10/11/2011, Looking for a set-top box for your home television but don’t want to spend a fortune purchasing one? Roku has just announced a new addition to its set top box lineup called the Roku LT. Touted as the market’s cheapest streaming player, it...

Roku LT (2400X) makes FCC appearance

09/28/2011, The FCC must have had a field time recently, playing around with yet another unidentified Roku LT player known only by its model number – 2400X. The model number does seem to point towards it being a previous generation device, considering the Roku...

Roku offers Disney short form videos

09/22/2011, Roku must have a pretty strong negotiating team that the media streaming oganization has managed to work out an agreement with Internet search giant Google alongside Disney, where we bring you word on the development of a YouTube channel as well as a...

Roku streaming boxes get new casual games

08/17/2011, Casual games are a real cash cow, especially for companies that keep rolling them out. Roku’s range of streaming boxes will be on the receiving end of another seven more casual games, where they were all internally developed by Accedo. Among the...

Roku Game Remote rocks

08/10/2011, The Nintendo Wii certainly introduced a new way of playing your favorite video games – through the manic waving of your Wiimote in Wii Boxing, or carefully lining up that tee shot in Wii Golf. Well, the video game controller is no longer what it...

Roku 2 receives FCC nod of approval

06/29/2011, It has been less than a year since Roku introduced an update to its line of streaming media players, and now we have the Roku 2 which has just received approval from the FCC. Comprising of three models, you will find model numbers 3000X, 3050X, and 3100X...

Roku does Angry Birds now with casual gaming involvement

06/01/2011, Casual games are clearly one of the more popular apps that you see installed across a wide range of platforms, ranging from tablets to smartphones and computers. Well, Roku’s range of boxes have certainly gone through some revisions over time and...

blinkx video search app now on Roku

05/26/2011, blinkx has just announced the launch of its advanced video search engine app for the Roku internet TV platform. The app allows customers to seamlessly search, discover and watch high quality videos from blinkx’s extensive index of professionally...

Roku hits 15 million channel downloads

05/09/2011, If anybody’s wondering about the success of Roku’s internet TV platform, they can wonder no more. In a press release issued today, Roku announced that it has delivered 15 million channel downloads to its base of over 1 million Roku viewers....

Plex on Roku a reality now

05/03/2011, Plex is on a mission – no, not to take down the world’s most wanted man, but to make sure that Plex will be made available as widely as possible across multiple platforms. Imagine all of your precious media files being served up by the Plex...

YouTube removed from Roku

04/21/2011, As most of you Roku owners would know, the set top box doesn’t come with an official channel for you to stream YouTube videos on the set top box. However, an unofficial, unlicensed channel was created as a workaround, and it has been used for quite...

Roku XD media hub arrives at Best Buy

03/30/2011, Roku intends to enter the retail scene in a big way with its Roku X Dmedia hub, after agreeing to a key deal with Best Buy. This mid-range Roku XD will be available on both retail and online sources, and is also the seminal moment where one of the...

Roku supports Amazon Prime Instant Video Service

02/22/2011, Amazon has just launched their Prime Instant Video Service that basically allows their Prime members the ability to stream video on demand for free (well not really free if you take into account the $79 annual fee they have to pay for their free 2-day...