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Posted: May 31, 2017

DIRECTV NOW Arrives on Select Roku DevicesDIRECTV NOW, AT&T's linear TV service for cordcutters, is now available on many Roku devices.

Posted: March 24, 2017

New Roku Channels - March 24, 2017If you tried to find Roku's Facebook channel in the last couple of weeks, you likely thought that it had been removed. That wouldn't be a surprise, given that many of the channel's functions haven't worked in years.

Posted: March 23, 2017

New Private Roku Channels We recently added three channels to our Private Roku Channel directory. You'll find a remake of a classic arcade video game; live news broadcasts from the US and around the world; and livestream Toonami cartoons.

Posted: February 1, 2017

Xfinity TV app for RokuRoku isn't just for cordcutters. The Time Warner Cable app, now merged with the Spectrum TV app, is consistently one of the 25 most-watched Roku channels despite the fact that it requires a cable TV subscription. And now Comcast has created it's own Roku app for Xfinity TV subscribers. But the channel is still in beta and has a number of limitations. Here is what you need to know about the new Xfinity TV Beta app for Roku.

Posted: January 26, 2017

New Private Roku Channels We recently added four channels to our Private Roku Channel directory. You'll find a remake of a classic 1980s video game; horror, suspense, sci-fi and monster movies; classic cartoons; and live streaming Bulgarian, Moldovian, French and German channels.

Posted: December 30, 2016

Best Roku Channels - Most Watched New owners of the Roku streaming TV & media player can be overwhelmed when browsing the full list of thousands of channels. Many ask "what are the best Roku channels?" so they can start with those.

Posted: December 29, 2016

The Best Roku News Channels Roku offers a wide selection of news channels. You'll find American broadcast and cable news networks, international newscasts, as well as channels dedicated to local, business, and politically-oriented news. Presented here is our selection of the best Roku news channels.

Posted: December 13, 2016
TV EverywhereMany new Roku users are frustrated when they cut the cord expecting to get all their favorite cable channels, like Disney, Animal Planet, The Food Network, and HGTV, for free. Yes, those channels are on Roku, and they are free - but only if you subscribe to a "participating cable or satellite TV provider." These channels are part of the TV Everywhere business model used by many TV service providers. Here are answers to the questions we get most often about the availability of cable channels on Roku.