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pbs and pbs kids now on roku

Discussion in 'IPTV Hardware' started by shaun-ohio, May 9, 2013.

  1. shaun-ohio

    shaun-ohio Icon

    Aug 24, 2002
    zanesville ohio
    pbs and pbs kids are now on roku the new shows appear the day after they are shown on your local or distant pbs station. and they are in full 1080p they stream good and the pic quality is awesome :)
  2. Nick

    Nick Retired, part-time PITA DBSTalk Gold Club

    Apr 23, 2002
    Thanks -- good to know.
  3. MysteryMan

    MysteryMan DIRECTV A-Team DBSTalk Club

    May 17, 2010
    Just added PBS to "My Channels". Great lineup in the PBS menu.
  4. Captain Spaulding

    Captain Spaulding AllStar

    Jul 12, 2005
    SW Ohio
    This is a really great addition to the ROKU lineup. I rewatched the wonderful Johnny Carson episode of American Masters last night.
  5. Athlon646464

    Athlon646464 Gold Members DBSTalk Gold Club

    Feb 23, 2007
    Uxbridge, MA
    Great news! Thanks for posting this. :righton:
  6. trh

    trh This Space for Sale

    Nov 2, 2007
    NE FL
    But it isn't available for all Roku's. It won't load on my Roku XD (2050x) as that is a Gen 1 Roku.
  7. jerrylove56

    jerrylove56 Godfather

    Jun 14, 2008
    North Alabama
    Same here, I commented on Roku's user forum that instead of updating their firmware on older boxes they want you to trash them and buy new ones. I know this model fits how a lot of service providers operate, but it still sucks for consumers. I have a streaming device less than 4-years old and not allowed to add 1080p channels to watch list. (PBS, VUDU)
  8. SeaBeagle

    SeaBeagle Legend

    May 7, 2006
    True, but some of the really good shows are not shown on PBS/ROKU. Like Are You Being Served for one.

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