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Posted: February 16, 2018

Cordcutter News BriefsIn this week's collection of recent cord-cutting news items from around the web: YouTube TV is adding networks and raising prices, Facebook is creating an original series, Major League Soccer is moving games from MLS Live to ESPN+, CBS to launch a streami

Posted: February 16, 2018

New Roku Channels - February 16, 2018We reviewed 36 new Roku channels this week, and there are several great channels for parents and their children. Keep the little ones entertained with Enchanted Tales, which features 19 Disney-inspired animated children's stories, including Treasure Island, Beauty and the Beast, and Gulliver's Travels. For the parents, Kids In The House claims over 9,000 videos from doctors, pediatricians, educators, and other child care experts. And if your kids or teens are into the wildly-popular Roblox, Corl is filled with kid-friendly gameplay videos.

Posted: February 12, 2018

Can your Roku be hacked?Millions of Roku TVs and streaming devices are vulnerable to hackers according to a recent Consumer Reports article. But Gary Ellison, Vice President of Trust Engineering at Roku, Inc. disputes that assessment and calls it "a mischaracterization of a feature." So, what - if anything - should you do to keep hackers out of your Roku?

Posted: February 9, 2018

Amazon Video Rebranded Prime VideoIf you're wondering why you can't find the Amazon Video channel on Roku, it's not gone, it's just been renamed. Amazon is now calling it's streaming video service Prime Video.

Posted: February 9, 2018

2018 PyeongChang Winter Olympic GamesQ: I canceled my cable television subscription and now I find that much of the 2018 PyeongChang Winter Olympic Games coverage is on cable channels. How can I watch the Olympics on Roku without a cable subscription?

Posted: February 4, 2018

YouTube TV now on RokuYouTube TV is now available on Roku, adding more competition to an already-crowded field of live TV streaming services dominated by Sling TV, DIRECTV NOW, and PlayStation Vue. While YouTube TV doesn't stand out in terms of price and channel lineup, it does offer an excellent user interface and some nice bonuses like unlimited cloud DVR and six logins per account. But don't look for it on the YouTube channel, it's on a whole new YouTube TV channel.

Posted: February 2, 2018

Cordcutter News BriefsIn this week's collection of recent cord-cutting news items from around the web: How to stream the Winter Olympics; next-gen DirecTV NOW coming this Spring; YouTube TV getting its first major test; Hulu Live TV not coming to Android TV; Netflix, Amazon P

Posted: December 28, 2017
Fox News and Fox Business channels updated on RokuFox News Channel, the most-watched cable news network every quarter since 2002, recently released a major update to its Roku channel in the US. Finally available is a live stream of the cable channel, plus full episodes of popular shows like "Hannity," "The Five," and "The Ingraham Angle." Similarly, Fox Business Network has been updated with a live stream and full episodes of popular shows.