Sling brought back the native desktop apps and built Wi-Fi in to its entry-level Slingbox, now called the M1.
It looks like a Chromecast, but packs all the channels of a full-size Roku box...with just a couple of trade-offs.
The $50 Roku Streaming Stick plugs directly into an HDMI port on your TV, bringing the full Roku experience of access to 1,200 streaming channels without all those cables.
The Streaming Stick contains the same access to Roku's 1,200 streaming channels as any of its other devices, but in a compact form factor that plugs into a TV's HDMI port.
The Tablo DVR lets you watch and record live TV to play on your tablet or smartphone—no television required.
Roku sets its hand for the holidays with an updated lineup of streaming set-top boxes.
The latest update to Roku's iOS app brings direct video streaming to the party.
It's not clear yet who will dominate the set-top box market in the long term. What is clear is that it's an increasingly competitive space, with Intel joining Apple, Google, Roku, and others. What's the path to dominance in the field?
Lex Friedman tried to cut the cord with his cable television provider, in favor of services like Hulu, Netflix, and Amazon. It didn't take.