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Posted: June 29, 2018
How to watch the 2018 FIFA World Cup on RokuRoku users who also use Amazon Prime Music and Amazon Music Unlimited services will be thrilled to know that Amazon has finally updated the Amazon Music channel on Roku. Actually, "updated" is an understatement - Amazon has created an entirely new app.
Posted: June 27, 2018

The Best Weather Channels on Roku Weather Underground recently removed its app from Roku, so we thought it time to revisit our Best of Roku listings in this category. The demise of WU on Roku came as no surprise considering the entire WU product line has been in decay for some time. But former WU fans shouldn't despair. If you're looking for weather information, Roku still has you covered, with channels that provide live video reporting, current local conditions, forecasts, local and regional radar, and national weather maps.

Posted: May 16, 2018

Roku glitch removes channels for copyright infringementRoku, Inc.'s war on piracy has resulted in the shutdown of several popular niche channels like XTV, USTVNow and cCloud, but nobody expected giants like Netflix, YouTube, and FoxSportsGo to get caught up in the anti-piracy crackdown. That, however, is exactly what happened on Tuesday.

Posted: April 24, 2018

New Private Roku Channels We recently added five channels to our Private (Non-Certified) Roku Channel directory. You'll find interviews with classic TV celebrities; global TV shows, movies, and entertainment news; conspiracy talks shows and movies; podcasts from CNET, NASA, TWiT, TED, and others; and live TV streams from France, Netherlands, Cyprus, Haiti, Lëtzebuerg, and Berlin.

Posted: April 20, 2018

CBS SPORTS HQ now on RokuThe WatchESPN app on Roku has been rebranded and is now just "ESPN." The user interface is also sporting a new look, but the biggest update to the app is the addition of the ESPN+ subscription service.

Posted: February 28, 2018

CBS SPORTS HQ now on RokuCBS has launched a new 24-hour streaming sports news network, CBS SPORTS HQ, that features live, anchored news, highlights, and analysis for all major sports. The CBS SPORTS HQ channel replaces the old CBS Sports channel on Roku, and is available as an app on other devices. CBS SPORTS HQ is free to all users, with no pay TV subscription required.

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.