NFL Now launches free and premium online video service
NFL Now offers hundreds of hours of free NFL content, but those who purchase the $1.99-a-month NFL Now Plus receive additional Super Bowl and documentary programs.
Roku to expand kids vertical
Roku’s director of content acquisition Ziba Kaboli-Gerbrands explains why the company is looking for new content partners, and what they can offer to producers of children’s entertainment.
Time Inc. has recipe for new Roku partnership
The publishing giant kicked off a partnership with Roku on Thursday with the launch of the MyRecipes channel on the streaming platform.
Shine International launches tiered VOD platform
The production company’s direct-to-consumer Shine Now app on Roku will stream content for free with advertising and be available to rent without ads.
Amazon had us all Fired up – will the flame keep burning?
New set-top box Fire TV has a wealth of apps and games and even a remote control with voice search function. But digital content, not the box itself, is the real potential money-maker, says online video analyst Dan Rayburn.
Roku adds Yahoo Screen channel
Available on its set-top boxes, the app offers exclusive access to SNL clips, Yahoo originals, as well as Comedy Central’s The Daily Show with Jon Stewart, The Colbert Report, and South Park.
AdRise brings interactive smart TV ad unit to Canada
Both companies discuss the partnership, which will see adRise’s inventory offered on SourceKnowledge’s programmatic platform.