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Roku expands content offer with subscriptions to premium OTT services

Wednesday 2 January 2019 | 15:33 CET | News
Roku is adding subscriptions to premium OTT services to its Roku Channel. To start, Roku users will be able to subscribe to over 25 services, including Showtime, Starz and Epix. 

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Companies: Roku
Countries: United States
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