Roku

Forget Netflix, Cord-Cutters Love This One Company

Roku is by far the favorite of those who have already cut the cord as well as those about to.<p><b>Netflix</b> is often seen as the face of the cord-cutting …

Investing

Roku CEO Admits His Firm’s Most Profitable Product is Roku Viewers

- Jul 20, 2018<p>Apple CEO Tim Cook once said, “when an online service is free, you’re not the customer. You’re the product.” ::COUGH!:: Google! …

Profit

Cut the cord w/ a Roku Stick and Insignia Antenna for the all-time low of $45 (Reg. $60+)

Today only, as a part of its Deals of the Day, Best Buy is currently offering the Roku Streaming Stick and Insignia Multidirectional HDTV Antenna for <b>$44.98 shipped</b>. That’s 25% off the going rate when the Roku Stick and Insigina Antenna are bought individually and beats the lowest price we have …

Streaming

X Games 2018: Women's Jam

Subscribe to the BMXfeed channel on Vimeo to get all of the newest videos on your Apple TV, Roku player, or any other Vimeo-connected device.<p>Import …

BMX

Vergecast: Roku CEO Anthony Wood, MacBook Pro benchmarks, and Google gets fined

Episode 314<p>We’ve got a super stuffed episode of <i>The Vergecast</i> this week.<p>First, the biggest news in tech right now is the European Commission’s ruling that Google has been unfairly using Android to push Google search on users, giving it an unfair advantage. Nilay, Dieter, and Paul sit down and …

MacBook Pro

Second Chick-fil-A planned for Cheektowaga

CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. (WKBW) - Fans of Chick-fil-A could soon have not one but two locations to choose from in Western New York.<p>The Town of Cheektowaga …

Buffalo

Manchester United vs San Jose: Prediction, odds, betting tips and TV channel for friendly

Manchester United vs San Jose: Prediction, odds and betting tips<p><b>MANCHESTER UNITED will be out for the first win of pre-season in their second game in</b> …

Manchester United FC

How Comcast is moving beyond the set top box as it rolls out its Xfinity X1 interface on smart TVs, starting with betas on Roku TV and some Samsung TVs

Set-Top Boxes

Top iPad apps gone free

We find the best iPad app gone free for you daily. Our appPicker PDI selects only the top iPad apps free for the day as they happen so you know they …

Apps

Roku is in the ad business, not the hardware business, says CEO

Roku wants to build out a ‘big, next-generation’ targeted ad platform<p>Roku sells more dedicated streaming devices than perhaps any other company in the world. It’s been estimated that there are more Rokus in US households than there are Fire TVs, Chromecasts, or Apple TVs. (Amazon strongly …

Home Theater

Sonos vs. Polk: What smart sound bar is right for you? (The 3:59, Ep. 429)

On this podcast, we talk about a bunch of sound bars and equipment to pair with your TV, including:<p>Sonos Beam<br>• Polk Command Bar<br>• Roku TV Wireless Speakers<p><i>The 3:59 gives you bite-size news and analysis about the top stories of the day, brought to you by the CNET News team in New York and producer Bryan</i> …

Soundbar

Roku Enters the Wireless Speaker Market

Boldly going where no TV stick has gone before.<p>In the war for our attention in the living room, Roku’s become a household name. Well known for their …

Smart TV

NASA Launches Channel for Roku

There’s a new way for people to learn about NASA’s exciting missions and thought-provoking discoveries: The agency now has a channel for Roku digital …

Home Theater

Manchester United expands MUTV

Manchester United (MANU -0.5%) announces that it expanded the soccer-centric MUTV network by making it available on Amazon Fire TV, Apple TV, Roku …

Manchester United FC

Roku is winning the connected TV race, and Amazon probably won't catch up anytime soon

Don't let Roku's recent pivot from device maker to advertising platform provider fool you. It's still the leading connected TV manufacturer in the US. According to eMarketer's latest forecast, 59.2 million people in the US will access the internet via a Roku device or its operating system (OS) at …

Home Theater

How to watch Duke’s Canada basketball games on TV

Duke basketball fans need to learn how to use ESPN+ to get their first look at the team’s newest star players.<p>Duke and ESPN announced Thursday that …

University of Toronto

6 enjoyable movies to stream for free

Every week, we publish a list of free movies to watch on The Roku Channel. This week, we added in a little trivia for you movie lovers, with correct …

Ryan Reynolds

Roku: The Dominant Smart TV Platform

In what has quickly become a commoditized product category, Roku (ROKU) has established itself as a clear winner within the battle for Smart …

Business

Asylum: Beyond The Border Crisis (Trailer)

Watch the trailer for our new special report on immigration and asylum in the age of Trump.<p>In this special report, Newsy travels from the U.S.-Mexico …

Immigration

Roku TV Wireless Speakers

There’s no denying the Roku TV changed the way we consume content at home. The TCL TV perfect for cord cutters is the current centerpiece of our …

Smart TV

Roku announces $200 wireless speakers for its Roku-enabled TVs

Complaints about built-in TV speakers aren’t anything new. Soundbars have been around for a number of years, and new innovation is happening in that market as well. The Sonos Beam is one of the latest entrants in that market. It’s designed to be able to fit in more places as it’s only 25.6 inches, …

Smart TV

Roku's New Wireless Speakers Are Innovative, But Not for Everyone

As a proof-of-concept, Roku's (ROKU) new wireless speakers are intriguing. However, their addressable market isn't especially large.<p>On Monday …

Smart TV

Roku shares rise after analyst raises streaming video company's price target due to customer growth

Roku shares will turn around after a disappointing start this year, according to KeyBanc Capital Markets<p>The firm raised its price target to $54 from …

Smart TV

Doug Kass' Blog - Daily Diary - RealMoney Pro

Netflix reported a miss on subs growth and the stock is getting punished today (deserved),...<p>Minneapolis Fed's Neel Kashkari wrote a stern warning in …

Neel Kashkari

How Does Netflix's Sub Miss Impact Roku?

No matter how you think Netflix (NFLX) will fare in the future, the fact is that it missed its own subscriber growth estimates by a mile in Q2. U.S. …

Business

Roku’s 8.1 Update Is Now Rolling Out to Roku TVs

By onJuly 17, 2018 in All News, News, Roku News<p>In May 2018, Roku started to roll out their spring update. This Roku OS 8.1 update included a few new …

Smart TV

Roku TV Wireless Speakers could spell trouble for budget sound bars, Wi-Fi speakers

Roku's $200 wireless speakers promise simple connection to your Roku TV and offer serious competition to sound bars at the price.<p>Roku, the company best known for its cheap-but-good video streaming products, announced in January that it's adding audio to its product mix. And even though it may be …

Amazon

You’ll Want Consider These New Smart TVs That Have Roku Built-In

2:30 AM 07/18/2018<p>Since its inception, the Daily Dealer has been very high on the Roku, which we have called “the best available.” (On multiple …

Conservative View

While Its Ad Business Drives Revenue, Roku Pushes Deeper Into Hardware

Roku, the maker of popular streaming sticks and boxes, isn’t throwing in the towel on hardware just yet.<p>While the company revealed earlier this year …

Media Industry

Fire TV stick with Alexa voice remote: $20

I've had a Roku, Apple TV, and the Fire TV Stick. I no longer use the Roku or Apple TV because the Fire TV Stick, in my experience is less buggy and …

Smart TV