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Roku rolls out developer kit for creating apps

Monday 1 November 2021 | 15:31 CET | News
Roku has announced the launch of an independent developer kit (IDK) to encourage developers to build custom apps, games and smart home utilities. In a blog, the company said its aim is to "extend the utility of the Roku OS and facilitate even more innovation across the platform."

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