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Welcome back to the Cord Cutter News technology lab. Today I wanted to dive into ten Roku channels. Everybody should try in the month of April 2018. This is a list for this month of chance. You should try some of them.
I’ve recommended past a lot. These are new ones. Some will be free. Some would be subscription. My suggestion is to give them a try. These all offer free trials. If they are paid service or they’re hard percent free, route the back.
So let’s dive in 10 Roku jobs. I think you should try out. Do you have one you want to add to the list? Leave me a comment say there’s this channel in the Roku channel store. Everybody should know about it. Let me know about it. Let’s try to keep that to the official Roku channel store.
We’re off the bat hoopla. I talked about this in the past but one of those channels that deserves it one more time. This partner with your local library allows you to subscribe all for free with your library card and access. They have all kinds of content, good content like Hamilton, the breakout, Broadway. Everybody loves that.
They also have a ton of Disney content and Nickelodeon TV shows. They have a whole TV category. How many you can borrow each month depends on what library your partner with. They have ebooks, movies, TV shows, audiobooks and more all digitally available through their Apple TV, Roku and Fire TV apps.
They have an app for your tablets and phones to access anymore. You need to have a membership to your local library. They’re free. Your tax dollars are paying for it. You won’t take advantage of this especially kids. Because for the Disney and the Neck your loading content is first-rate. I highly recommend it.
Next up if you are a news buff, one of them under the radar news channels that people should try out is haystack TV. When you first launch, it will say what do you want. You want to learn about my weather, local business news, sports, technology, entertainment and then it creates your my headlines.
It works with scene at new Z. I have seen Bloomberg in this before. You can also browse it by category science, business, gaming, GameSpot’s a big partner. They are not newsy in that. Entertainment roundup bus 60 splash TV. There’s a big conglomerate.
It takes the content from around the web trying to curate it to content and things you like. Once you say here are some topics I’m interested in and then it creates one. It will form learning over time and keep giving you better better results.
If you’re a news fan. Haystack TV is one of those free services you should try out. Next up is the Hallmark Channel. This is our first paid one from the date but some people hate the Hallmark Channel. A lot of people love it. I get that.
You may not want to go subscribe to sling TV or dry TV now or one of the other services that offers the Hallmark Channel. You may want some movies. Now these are not the newest movies. These will be movies that will be back catalog last year’s Christmas movies and so on.
It is $4.99 a month. There is a 7 day free trial. Let’s quickly jump inside and show you what is available. Some recently added content exclusives romance, drama, mysteries and comedy. It’s much a huge catalogue of hallmark movies and TV shows.
They have a lot of different back up. Categories have a Hall of Fame. TV shows movies. Let’s jump down the TV shows and show you what’s in this lineup quickly. And then you can see it is a little bit of everything. I double clicked.
I’ll quickly scroll through this to give you an idea what is out there. It’s a nice lineup of hallmark content which is at good price. Maybe if you’re in a mood they do offer Christmas movies year-round.
I don’t want the hallmark experience be here. I don’t want to go Sam for a live TV service to get 20 50 channels. Get the Hallmark Channel. This is a good one.
A lot of people ask it does not include this year’s Christmas movies. It will give you access to older Christmas movies. You’ll still need get a sling TV DIRECTV now for that. One other paid service I want to recommend is the Hvaul History.
A lot of people say that I want classic History Channel content. I don’t want ice truck or our Ice Road Truckers. I want classic history. Now it is a subscription service they do also offer it through Amazon channels if you can manage your Prime member there. Subscribe directly through the app.
Let’s browse this quickly. They got women of history. There are all collections, American stories, American Civil War, ancient discoveries and ancient Egypt. Let’s jump Hitler vs. Stalin inside film history which is always fun, military blunders, modern marvels and space tech. This concept finds every month or rotating it.
It’s a great concept and it gives you that classic History Channel feel with a lot of great content included. If you’re a Hvaul History buff, maybe you don’t subscribe all year. Maybe do a month a new binge watch. Hvaul History is the history buffs’ best friend.
Next up is Twitter. I’ve talked about Twitter in the past but they announced that once again this year they are giving away all free MLB game of the week. So you’d be able to stream MLB once a week through it.
They also have a top other things like Bloomberg 24/7 stream of Bloomberg Stadium which is a 24/7 Sports Network and lot different categories. You can also see different recent topics the stranger things, team suit over allegedly stealing something. You could check that out.
But Twitter is a great source for video. When the presidential election happened, they did a great job by offering live beats at the convention. It didn’t have to talk ahead it. It gave you a feed of the convention and what the speakers are saying.
How many times you wish the Talking Heads would be quiet you could watch what was happening? Twitter sometimes is a great way for that.
Next up is our last paid service boomerang. If you like classic cartoons, this is a great service for you. You don’t have to subscribe all the time. You can subscribe when you want. They have all kinds of great content like Tom and Jerry ,Bugs Bunny, scooby-doo, droopy, Jonny Quest, Popeye, Richie Rich Smurfs, Yogi Bear and classic Garfield.
It all shows what I was looking for and they’re always updating new content. When new shows come out they rotate programming. It’s great. I would recommend you check it out if you are a fan. Necessarily you subscribe all the time or maybe a month.
Next up is something different now. This is an Abbas specific channel, spot category channels. Religious content is ton of options here. Every faith denominational made churches, synagogues, mosques all offer great options. Apparently they’re having technical problems.
But not everybody’s religious. If you are I would check out the religious category and see if your local church synagogue and more offers a channel on here. Increasingly they do. I travel a lot. Sometimes I miss my local church service. I can watch it on my Roku now which is cool.
Not everybody’s religious. If you are, check it out. Increasingly churches are offering it synagogues mosques. Ask your local religious institution. If you do not have a Roku channel, maybe add it. So check out that category. It’s cool. If it is what you’re interested in, it’s helpful. If it’s not, don’t install on your Roku.
Next up is movies anywhere now. This is owned by Disney but partners with a lot of other studios. It allows you to take out your movie catalog from iTunes, Google, Buda, Fandango now and Amazon and consolidate it all into one big catalogue.
All the movies I’ve collected from different sources are here which is great. For instance if you find a great deal on a Google Play movie, you could upload it here, watch it on your Amazon or Apple TV. The other way is that you could watch your iTunes movies on the Amazon fire or the Roku through those service.
Not everybody’s included. They only do movies right now. I wish it would continue to add TV shows which would be cool. If I could buy season on iTunes watch on my Amazon. It’s a good deal. They have a little bit of everything included with it.
What I would recommend all you do is to have this to access it for instance recent movies anywhere. If you added the last Jedi to movies anywhere, you’ve got a special bonus clip or a feature that wasn’t available anywhere else. Because it’s a dissing property.
Hopefully they add TV shows in the future which would be awesome. But now Amazon will have a sale that the iTunes will have a sale Amazon. It won’t matter. You buy it wherever you get it. Using the movie anywhere app, you can get the cheapest.
It’s a nice interface. You can watch it wherever you or on whatever device you are. So check that out.
Next up is news on. This is a great one to get asked a lot I can’t get my local news. I want my local news but I live outside of it of whatever area that is. So with this it is easy to grab my local affiliate.
It will try to identify that. It plays one commercial on your first launch ship. If it’s currently airing live, if your local CBS, ABC etc and if they’re a partner, it will jump in live. If it’s not live, it will play a on demand version of the most recent newscast. I have kids ballet gymnastics.
After work we’re running to the gym for my daughter’s gymnastic class. That means I may not watch the news. I like watching this. Now when I hop in bed, I can launch this no matter what time of night it is and watch my local news. This may be alive right now. They’re giving a little traffic update on what’s happening down an offset. Check this out.
It’s cool. You can also go in and select different live news. I’m into more stations to watch. If you’re in Texas, you can watch a local affiliate across the station. You can come in. There are all the different locals currently live around the different areas.
It’s cool. There’s a major hurricane striking Florida. You can zoom in and select a local affiliate and get local news coverage of that hurricane even if you’re in California. So news on has great free news to check out.
Next up is PBS KIDS. This is my last one of the day. I like this one. You have to create account. I thought I had registered this. I didn’t activate it. I must have not completed that. But with this PBS KIDS, you can get a free 24/7 feed. You only have to create an account which is great.
Because you can see your favorite shows and so forth. Your kids can watch a live feed and watch on-demand content. There’s a great level of content from PBS KIDS. Check it out and even if you’re Dalton, it’s a great one.
They’re my top ten. Do you have a suggestion for a Roku channel you want to add to this list? Let me know. I will include the ability to watch the Hallmark Channel alive if you’re interested in that. But these are ones I think you should try out. I’ll try that every month to give a list of ones I like. For different devices, check back. Next week is for the fire TV ten apps and I’ll get Apple TV included. Thank you for reading.