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Published on: August 17, 2011

New Roku Channels - August 16, 2011Seven new games were added to the Roku Channel Store as Roku and Accedo announced their availability. The games are currently available only on the Roku 2, although they may be supported on the Roku 1 after an upcoming firmware update.

Published on: August 12, 2011

New Roku Channels - August 12, 2011Six new channels were added to the Roku Channel Store today: Movie trailers and clips, classic Westerns, Nepali and Hindi TV, inspirational videos for women, day-in-the-life videos of various professions, and Las Vegas insider news. Click on the links below for more information on each channel.

    Published on: July 30, 2011

    New Roku Channels - July 29, 2011Four new channels were added to the Roku Channel Store this week: AOL HD, theSNOWnetwork, Ideas in Action, and EPIX. Click on the links below for more details on each channel.

    • AOL HD - Videos in entertainment, technology, and home categories.
    Published on: July 27, 2011

    AOL HDRemember AOL? Once the king of internet access providers, they merged with Time-Warner in a bid to leverage traditional media with the web. That didn't work, so they split with Time-Warner several years later.

    Published on: July 25, 2011

    Fox NewsOne of the most common requests for Roku content that I hear is for live streaming from Fox News Channel. Cable and satellite have a lock on that feed, but Fox News fans have other choices for getting their Fox fix on Roku.

    Published on: July 22, 2011

    Roku 2(Update: The Roku 2 is now shipping.) This week Roku announced the next generation of their popular digital video player, the Roku 2. As before, there are three models from which to choose, the HD, the XD, and the XS. All three Roku 2 devices include built-in wireless for streaming from your Wi-Fi connection, Bluetooth for connecting a game remote, and a MicroSD slot for what Roku bills as "additional game storage".

    Published on: June 17, 2011

    There are a lot of great videos and music selections on Roku, much of it free, but finding good stuff can take a bit of effort. To help you out, here are some ideas for what to watch on your Roku this weekend.

    Published on: June 12, 2011


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