YouTube Channel Removed From Roku

Sounds like Google didn’t want Roku streaming YouTube videos in an unofficial way. Dave Zatz posted this morning that the channel wasn’t available for people that didn’t already have it added. This isn’t anything new for Google and YouTube. There use to be a public API that YouTube stopped using to make companies work with […]

Roku Released Firmware Update

Roku released a firmware update for their popular little boxes. The biggest improvement is 1080p streaming for the XR units. They also improved the Hulu app. It’s been a few days since it was released so it should be in automatic updates. If not you can manual get the update. More at Roku. – Enabled […]

Hulu Plus Available on Roku

Hulu Plus has made its way to the Roku box. I haven’t subscribed to Hulu Plus so I haven’t been able to play around with it. But Mari from ZatzNotFunny did get a chance to play around with it. The content isn’t what it should be for a paid service, which is the main reason […]

DVPRemote 2.0 Available Now

DVPRemote 2.0 was released yesterday. I was excited when it showed up on my iPod Touch as an update. It was already a great program but the update brings a lot of new features. 1) Support for new “Instant Replay”, “Info”, and “Back” buttons. 2) Integration with Netflix to support automated Instant Queue navigation. DVPRemote […]

Roku Blocks PlayOn Channel

The PlayOn channel didn’t last very long. It was just a few days ago that I posted that you could add the channel. If you already have it installed it is still working but you can’t add it anymore. It’s not surprising that Roku would want to block access. Hulu is coming to Roku soon […]

PlayOn Comes to Roku

You can now add PlayOn channel in Roku. That will give you access to Hulu, CBS, ESPN and many more from your Roku box. You do need a Windows computer running the PlayOn software but the license isn’t bad at $40. You can also take advantage of all the other device they support for streaming. […]