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All Fox Channels Leaving Roku Devices on January 31, 2020 [Updated]

Emails are now being sent out to Roku owners advising that all standalone Fox channels will be removed from the platform on Jan 31.

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Almost Five Years Later, PlayStation Vue Exits Stage Left

PlayStation Vue was one of the first live TV streaming services to launch in the US, but after almost five years the service has now closed.

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Sling TV Now Lets You Stream Free Movies and Shows Through a Browser

You can now stream select Sling TV shows and movies for free from a web browser. No subscription or registration required.

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Roku Channels Mysteriously Disappearing, Here’s the Fix

Roku channels including Disney+, Netflix and YouTube TV are mysteriously disappearing from devices. Here’s how to fix the issue.

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Deal Done: Roku Users Won’t Lose Access to Fox Channels

Roku and Fox have agreed a deal to keep the standalone Fox channels on the Roku platform – just in time for Super Bowl.

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Some Using the Fox and Roku Dispute to Score Political Points

Many on social media are using the Fox and Roku channels dispute to make political points. However, the only politics involved here were streaming politics.

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Hulu Live and YouTube TV Dominated Q4, According to Analyst

The latest predictions suggest Hulu Live TV and YouTube TV continue to dominate live TV streaming after ‘crushing it’ in the fourth quarter of 2019.

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Apple TV App with Apple TV+ Comes to LG’s 2019 Smart TVs

Some 2019 LG smart TVs will have to wait until later in the month, 2018 LG TVs will have to wait even longer.

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Super Bowl LIV the Most Live-Streamed Super Bowl Ever

Fox has now confirmed Super Bowl LIV attracted millions of streamers, making it the most streamed Super Bowl in history.

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Sling Free Now Includes Access to ABC News Live Channel

Following The Roku Channel, Sling TV becomes the latest service to offer ABC News Live for free.

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Airline Passengers Can Now Stream fuboTV During Their Flight

Passengers without a fuboTV subscription can sign up for a free trial while in flight.

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ViacomCBS Reportedly next to Launch Major New Streaming Service

It might combine CBS All Access with other channels, but at the CBS All Access price.

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Sling TV Celebrates 5 Streaming Years with Multiple Deals

After five years helping consumers cut the cord, Sling TV announces the first-ever National Cut the Cord Day.

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Netflix No Longer Forces Subscribers to Watch Previews

Netflix deals with unpopular autoplay previews feature by releasing a popular fix.

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Streaming Impact on Theatrical Movie Releases “Greatly Exaggerated”

Trade organization speaking on behalf of movie theater owners says streaming is not an issue.

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YouTube Reportedly Plans to Start Selling Third-Party Subscriptions

YouTube might follow in Amazon, Apple, and Roku’s footsteps by helping you manage your video subscriptions.

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Tubi’s Free Streaming Service Attracts 25 Million Monthly Users

Tubi confirms massive growth in 2019, including how 25 million users now access the free streaming service on a monthly basis.

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Premier League Streaming Service Coming, When Is Unclear

The Premier League’s new chief executive recently confirmed a direct-to-consumer streaming service is in the works.

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Redbox Launches Free Live TV Service, but It’s Not Worth Your Time

Redbox is the latest service to get in on the AVOD action. However, it is far from the finished product.

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Roku Ends 2019 with 36.9 Million Active Accounts, Record Streaming Hours

Roku continues to enjoy quarterly growth, but will that continue following the various issues in this quarter?