Roku

Starz Play now live on Roku Platform

If you're a Starz Premium subscriber who also owns a Roku device, you can drop all productive pursuits and start binge-streaming the channel's content today -- you're welcome, bosses of America.

Movies & TV

Plex app is now free for Roku, includes redesign, new features

Ideal for anyone with an existing Plex Media Server as well as a Roku streaming set-top box, Plex has eliminated the premium cost of the Roku app and significantly upgraded the user interface.

Home Theater

Study: Apple TV falls to 4th place behind Roku, Google and Amazon

Likely attributed to a significantly more competitive marketplace for streaming set-top boxes, the Apple TV has slipped to fourth place behind devices like the Roku 3, Google Chromecast and Amazon Fire TV.

Home Theater

Back to School Gear Guide: DT Daily

2015 Back To School Gear Guide2015 Back to School Gear Guide (check out that crazy Ostrich Pillow), video streaming device roundup.

DT Daily

8 of the best streaming devices to watch TV your way, on your schedule

If the price of cable is bringing you down, there's a huge catalog of TV shows and movies available through streaming services from Netflix, Hulu and Amazon. Here's our list of the best TV streaming devices available today to bring them home.

Home Theater

Dropbox app for Roku lets you view your movies and photos on a big screen

Without much in the way of fanfare, Dropbox has released an app for the Roku that allows users to view photos and videos stored in the cloud on a big screen, complete with thumbnails and slideshow support.

Home Theater

Comedy Central’s Key and Peele, Daily Show, and more land on the Roku

Comedy Central has been quietly added to the Roku channel store, making it possible for Roku users to stream the network's vault of shows, including select content that doesn't require a cable subscription login.

You can run but not hide: Roku to begin rolling out interactive ads on certain channels

Given the chance, we'll skip advertisements whenever we can. Otherwise, we'll probably ignore them. Now Roku is teaming up with video advertising provider Innovid to try to get us to pay attention. How? By adding interactivity.

Home Theater

Roku and PlayStation Vue score Showtime’s standalone service, negate Apple’s exclusive

Showtime's just-announced standalone subscription streaming service will be available through Roku players in time for the July launch and premieres of popular shows like Ray Donovan and Masters of Sex

Movies & TV

Roku has found another TV partner in Sharp

Roku and Sharp have announced two TVs that have Roku built directly into them. You'll be able to stream over 2,000 channels, with shows, movies, live sports and more available. A 43 inch and 50 inch model are available now, exclusively at Best Buy.

Home Theater

CBS All Access comes to Roku, including live broadcasts in 14 markets

The CBS All Access standalone streaming subscription service is now available through Roku devices, including access to live television in 14 major markets, but some sporting events like The Masters will not be available.

Movies & TV

Drop that remote! You can talk to the Roku 3

If you’ve been waiting on picking up a Roku, now might be a good time to look into a new purchase. Both the Roku 3 and Roku 2 have received hardware updates, making each of them an even better buy than they already were.

Home Theater

Enjoy SXSW from your living room with new SXSW On streaming video service

SXSW On, the festival's free streaming video platform which launches on March 10 via Roku, YouTube and SXSW.com, will allow you to watch the music, tech and film conference from your couch.

Music

Finally! Plex app for Roku gets a much-needed makeover

After a considerable wait, Roku users will finally get an updated Plex app that looks more like the advanced version available on game consoles.

Home Theater

If you hate TV, you’re doing it wrong

Television gets a bum rap -- it's the attention black hole of every living room, right? But smart TVs can actually bring people together in unexpected ways. And maybe book your next vacation.

Opinion