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Published on: February 25, 2022

Roku adds 25 live linear TV channels to The Roku ChannelRoku has expanded its free live linear TV channel lineup on The Roku Channel with the addition of 25 new channels, including FOX Weather and channels dedicated to popular shows that include "Ice Road Truckers," "Ax Men," "Modern Marvels," "The Price is Right," and "Project Runway." You'll also find new kids channels such as "Bob the Builder."

Published on: February 25, 2022
Roku has removed all private channelsFollowing through on an earlier announcement, Roku, Inc. has removed all non-certified (aka "private") channels from Roku devices as the company implements two new developer features, beta channels and the Independent Developer Kit (IDK). Unfortunately for many Roku users, neither of these are able to take the place of the old private channels, which allowed developers to distribute content to unlimited numbers of users, as discussed below.
Published on: February 25, 2022

New Roku Channels Reviews - February 25, 2022We posted 13 new Roku channel reviews this week with content in the categories of Movies & TV, Web Video, Special Interest, Health & Wellness, Music & Podcasts, Travel, Sports, International, and Classic TV. Click on the links below for more details on each channel, including our exclusive channel reviews.

Published on: February 18, 2022

New Roku Channels Reviews - February 18, 2022In our new and updated Roku channel reviews this week - With Super Bowl in the rearview mirror and the Winter Olympics about to wrap up, sports fans can turn their attention other sports.

Published on: February 11, 2022
New Roku Channels Reviews - February 11, 2022In our new and updated Roku channel reviews this week - The sports focus this week has been on the 2022 Winter Olympics and Sunday's Super Bowl LVI, but the professional hockey season is still in full swing. We've belatedly updated our review of the NHL Roku app, which provides league-wide and team-specific coverage that includes game highlights, player interviews, and much more. In anticipation of Roku removing all private/non-certified channels, the Bill O'Reilly channel has moved into the public channel store. It still carries full episodes of the No Spin News podcast for paid subscribers, along with free clips of recent podcasts. MST3K fans will enjoy the new Mystery Science Theater 3000 channel. The channel currently has previews of upcoming new episodes of the show in which a janitor and his two robot creations comment on vintage B-movies, but upcoming plans include the ability to livestream new episode premieres and buy or rent past episodes.
Published on: February 11, 2022

Super Bowl 2022 on RokuSuper Bowl LVI, which pits the Los Angeles Rams and the Cincinnati Bengals for the NFL championship, is this Sunday, February 13, 2022 at SoFi Stadium in Los Angeles, California. Kickoff is at 6:30 p.m. ET, but coverage starts at 12:00 Noon ET with "Road to the Super Bowl," followed by "Super Bowl LVI Pregame Show" at 1:00 p.m. ET.

Published on: February 4, 2022

New Roku Channels Reviews - February 4, 2022If you're a do-it-yourselfer who likes to maintain and improve your own home, the Family Handyman channel, from the popular magazine of the same name, has videos loaded with tips, hacks, and projects for home improvement, woodworking, decorating, electrical and plumbing repair, and much more. If you want to add some humor to your day, HAHA, JK! from comedian Jamie Kennedy "features some of today’s hottest and newest comics and personalities that the industry ignores and/or doesn’t see." We also updated our review for All Animals, which has heart-warming stories of dog, cat, and wildlife rescues from the The Humane Society of the United States and Humane Society International.

Published on: January 28, 2022

Cable alternatives on Roku - Live TV streaming servicesThe 2022 XXIV Olympic Winter Games begin on Friday, February 4 and will run through Sunday, February 20. During that period, NBCUniversal will stream and broadcast over 2,800 hours of Olympics coverage on NBC, Peacock, USA Network, CNBC, and the NBC Sports app.

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