Roku Acquires Quibi’s Global Content Distribution Rights

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Roku, Inc. (NASDAQ: ROKU) announced today that The Roku Channel will become the exclusive place to stream more than 75 premium shows and documentaries that Quibi created in conjunction with Hollywood’s leading studios and production companies. Roku acquired the exclusive global distribution rights to Quibi’s award-winning shows and will make the content available for free … Read more

Roku Surpasses 50 Million Active Accounts

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Roku Inc. (NASDAQ: ROKU) today shared a significant milestone for the company and the industry. The company announced preliminary estimated data for the fourth quarter ending Dec. 31, 2020, of 51.2 million active accounts — up by approximately 14 million accounts in 2020. The company also announced an estimated 17 billion streaming hours in the … Read more

HBO Max To Launch December 17 On Roku Devices

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Roku, Inc. (NASDAQ: ROKU) and WarnerMedia today announced an agreement to bring HBO Max to the Roku platform. Starting tomorrow, Dec. 17, Roku users will be able to download HBO Max from the Roku channel store and subscribe directly on their Roku device to access all of HBO Max, which includes 10,000 hours of curated … Read more

AMC+ Launches On The Roku Channel

AMC Networks today announced that its AMC+ premium streaming bundle is now available on The Roku Channel, the home of free and premium entertainment on the Roku® platform. The Roku Channel reached U.S. households with an estimated 54 million people in Q3. The Roku launch follows recent launches on Prime Video Channels, Apple TV channels, … Read more

Apple AirPlay 2 And HomeKit Support Now Available On Select 4K Roku Streaming Players

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Roku, Inc. (NASDAQ: ROKU) today announced, with the release of Roku® OS 9.4, Apple AirPlay 2 and HomeKit support is now available on select 4K Roku devices, including the Roku Ultra, Roku Streambar, Roku Smart Soundbar, Roku Streaming Stick+, and Roku Premiere. Apple AirPlay 2 and HomeKit are expected to roll out to supported 4K … Read more

Roku Introduces All New Roku Ultra And Unveils The Roku Streambar

Roku, Inc. (NASDAQ: ROKU) today unveiled its new streaming lineup for the U.S. to include an all-new and redesigned Roku Ultra (MSRP $99.99) and the addition of the Roku® Streambar™ (MSRP $129.99). Roku Ultra offers the best performance of any Roku player for less than $100, and was specifically designed for avid streamers. For streamers … Read more

Peacock And Roku Reach Streaming Deal

NBCUniversal has released the following statement on securing a deal with Roku: “We are pleased Roku recognizes the value in making NBCUniversal’s incredible family of apps and programming, including Peacock, available to all of their users across the country. More than 15 million people signed up for Peacock since its national launch in July and … Read more

Roku Introduces New Streaming Player Lineup

Roku, Inc. (NASDAQ: ROKU) today unveiled its new streaming player lineup for the U.S and other markets. New versions of the Roku Express (MSRP $29.99), offering easy HD streaming in a sleek new form factor, and the Roku Ultra (MSRP $99.99), featuring fast channel launch and a remote with personal shortcut buttons designed to get … Read more

Roku To Resume Sales Of Roku Devices In Mexico

Roku Inc. (Nasdaq: ROKU) today announced that the company will resume sales of Roku devices in Mexico in the coming weeks. This follows a favorable ruling from the 11th Collegiate Court in Mexico City. “Today’s decision is an important victory for Roku and its Mexican distributor, Latamel Distribuidora, S. de R.L. de C.V. and Mexican … Read more

Roku Adds Amazon Prime Video In Canada

Roku Inc (Nasdaq: ROKU). today announced that Amazon Prime Video is now available on the Roku® streaming platform in Canada. Prime Video offers Roku customers easy access to a popular collection of movies, TV episodes and Prime Original series available exclusively on Prime Video to instantly stream at no additional cost to a Prime or … Read more

Roku Adds Amazon Prime Video In Ireland

Roku Inc (Nasdaq: ROKU). today announced that Amazon Prime Video is now available on the Roku® streaming platform in Ireland. Prime Video offers Roku customers easy access to a popular collection of movies, TV episodes and Prime Original series available exclusively on Prime Video to instantly stream at no additional cost to a Prime or … Read more

Roku Expands Access To Free Streaming Entertainment

Roku, Inc. (Nasdaq: ROKU) today announced the launch of two new ways to help consumers find free streaming entertainment. The company today is launching The Roku Channel for the Web in the U.S., giving free access to anyone via PCs, mobile phones and tablets. Consumers can visit TheRokuChannel.com to begin streaming once they log in … Read more