The Diffusion Group announced it reckons that 56% of all US broadband households have at least one TV connected to the Internet.
The NPD Group announced it reckons that nearly half of all Internet-capable TVs, video game consoles, Blu-ray Disc (BD) players and streaming media players are connected and used for their online capabilities.
Roku announced its new Roku 3 streaming media player ($99.99).
Roku announced that Coby Electronics, Harman Kardon, Hisense Electric, TCL, Voxx Accessories and Westinghouse Digital now support the Roku Streaming Stick.
VUDU and Roku announced that the VUDU streaming video service is now available through Roku’s media players.
Amazon.com announced that it has expanded its video streaming licensing agreement with NBCUniversal Cable & New Media Distribution.
The Diffusion Group announced it forecasts that, despite accelerating global demand for Smart TVs, manufacturers will be largely unsuccessful in generating new revenue from these net-connected devices.
ABI Research announced it reckons that Connected TVs and Blu-ray Disc (BD) players will soon surpass game consoles as premium Internet-connected devices in the home.
Roku announced that it has launched its Roku 2 XD and Roku 2 XS streaming media players in Canada.
Leichtman Research Group announced its latest study suggests that 38% of all U.S. households have at least one television set connected to the Internet through some means.
Parks Associates announced its latest survey suggests that 31% of U.S. broadband households regularly watch television programs or movies accessed from the Internet on their TVs.
Knowledge Networks announced its latest survey reports that more than a third of U.S consumers (ages 13 to 54) say they use Netflix at least once a month.
Roku announced its new new family of Roku 2 (HD, XD, XS) streaming media players.