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Published on: May 14, 2011

Omniverse TV Live - Roku Channel ReviewOmniverse TV, according to their website, is a "platform of new, different, entertaining and engaging family friendly movies, series, national news casts and specials." On the Roku, that translates into a single stream of content that you watch according to their schedule. With no ability watch on-demand videos, is it work adding Omniverse to your Roku channel lineup?

Published on: May 14, 2011

butterscotch - Roku Channel ReviewA whole channel full of videos on "the mobile lifestyle". Really? I had never visited the butterscotch.com website, and when this channel was released I had no idea what kind of videos could be offered for those with a "mobile lifestyle". Wondering the same thing?

Published on: May 6, 2011

New Roku Channels - Week of May 1, 2011Roku added four new channels to the Channel Store this week: videos for people with "the mobile lifestyle", a look behind the NASA curtain, a dice game, and "the hottest videos on the web". Here's the lineup of latest additions to the Roku Channel Store:

    Published on: April 16, 2011

    Ace Broadcasting on RokuIf you're going to be working around the house this weekend, turn off HGTV and pull up the Ace Broadcasting channel. The
    Ace on the House podcast features Adam Carolla, billed as "the funniest carpenter since Jesus", bringing you home improvement tips.

    Published on: April 1, 2011

    MLB.tvParts of the country may still be experiencing winter-like weather, but the boys of summer have returned. You can catch your favorite team on the MLB.tv channel, which offers both live play and lets you catch up on missed games.

    Published on: March 26, 2011

    What to Watch March 26, 2011The forecast here is for lots of rain this weekend, with some severe thunderstorms thrown in for fun. That means plenty of time to catch up on the latest Roku offerings. Here's what I'll be watching this weekend, along with some ideas for you to check out.

    Published on: March 25, 2011

    Inmoo Independent Entertainment TheaterInmoo.com is, according to their website, "the largest authorized independent entertainment theater on the Web, providing free access to thousands of independent films from your computer, smartphone, tablet or living room." And by living room, they mean Roku, even though the current number of films falls far short of the "thousands" heralded as being available on the website.

    Published on: March 12, 2011

    CrackleI was excited when I first visited TV Minisodes on the Crackle channel. Over 50 classic TV series! Sitcoms, dramas, game shows, cartoons - it was as if TVLand had come to the Roku and I was selecting the programs. My excitement turned to disappointment when I discovered that these weren't full episodes. Crackle was giving me only short five-minute clips. Why would I want to watch just a few minutes of an hour-long show?

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