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Roku on the Olympics

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#1 OFFLINE   fortnerw



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Posted 26 July 2012 - 11:47 AM

Was wondering if anyone has heard of any special channels on roku for the oylmpics? Also if anyone likes good Southern Gospel Music a new channel PEBN just started recently. Thanks for any info

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Posted 27 July 2012 - 04:43 AM

Just guessing a bit here, but I think NBC will pretty much control when, what and how you can see the 2012 games in the US. They will stream a lot of stuff live on their web site, however the advertisers paid a lot of money for the broadcasts so I doubt there will be a lot of the more 'popular' games and matches there.

It's all about the money for these games, and NBC spent a lot for them. I doubt they will let much go for free (without ads).....

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