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Published on: November 7, 2012

Amazon Instant VideoAmazon is testing monthly subscriptions to its popular Amazon Prime service, which offers unlimited access to thousands of movies and TV shows through the Amazon Instant Video Channel on Roku and other devices. Previously available only as an annual subscription for $79, Prime is currently being offered at $7.99 per month.

Published on: November 3, 2012

New Roku Channels - November 2, 2012Seven new channels, and one returning seasonal channel, were launched in the Roku Channel Store this week bringing channels in the categories of Movies & TV, Religion & Spirituality, Sports, News & Weather, and Science & Technology to the Roku. Click on the links below for more details on each channel.

Published on: October 31, 2012

NBA GAme TimeThe 2012-2013 NBA season in underway, and fans with an NBA League Pass Broadband subscription can watch live games on their Roku with the NBA Game Time channel.

Published on: October 29, 2012

Roku SearchTired of searching through multiple Roku channels for a specific movie or TV show? Looking for work by a particular actor or director? For those with a Roku 2, Roku LT, or Roku HD player, or the Roku Streaming Stick, the new Roku Search feature will let you search across Netflix, Amazon Instant Video, Hulu Plus, Crackle, VUDU and HBO GO.

Published on: October 27, 2012

New Roku Channels - October 26, 2012Five new channels were launched in the Roku Channel Store this week, bringing new content to the categories of Movies & TV, Special Interest, and Religion & Spirituality. Click on the links below for more details on each channel.

Published on: October 25, 2012

A Very Roku HalloweenMaking a return appearance for the 2012 Halloween season, A Very Roku Halloween has been updated with spooky movies, Halloween decorating tips, costume ideas, lots of pumpkin recipes, and Halloween-themed music and background sounds.

Published on: October 23, 2012

VideoBuzzLooking for YouTube on Roku? Looking for an replacement for now-deceased RateRix? VideoBuzz is a new private channel that does an outstanding job of delivering YouTube videos to your Roku-connected TV. Enter your YouTube username (or that of any other YouTube account), and you have access to all favorites and other public playlists associated with that account.

Published on: October 22, 2012

HuffPost LiveWatch the final 2012 Presidential debate live on your Roku. HuffPost Live and Wall Street Journal Live will be carrying the debate as it happens. Coverage begins at 9:00 PM Eastern.