Four models Hisense Roku TV models have been released for the UK market ahead of Black Friday on November 29.
Roku is to purchase dataxu, an advertising platform centred on OTT operators, that enables marketers to plan and buy video ad campaigns.
The Apple TV app is launching on Roku devices, just in time for Apple’s TV+ streaming debut on November 1.
Tidal, the global music streaming and entertainment platform, has launched on Roku in the UK.
Law&Crime, the linear and OTT live trial network, is launching on Channelbox, a new multi-channel streaming service offered through Freeview.
FNL Network has launched its own TV app on Roku and Amazon FireTV and is available free of charge worldwide as an ad-supported network.
Roku has announced a new software update that includes an upgrade for its 4K Spotlight channel and new Roku Tips & Tricks channel.
The 2019 Cord Cutting study from Roku predicts approximately 60 million TV households are expected to access video on their TV exclusively through streaming within the next five years.
Roku is further expanding the Roku TV licensing programme into Europe.
In an unintended consequence of the US-China trade dispute, the North American television market has increased its adoption of smart TVs—particularly those based on the Roku TV operating system.