January 30, 2009

WIL WHEATON on the Roku Netflix Digital Video Player. “It’s a tiny little box that streams anything from Netflix’s on-demand library straight into your television, and that’s all it does.” More bad news for broadcast and cable networks, I’d say.

UPDATE: Reader Stephen DeMaura writes: “My girlfriend and I got one for Christmas and it has been the best gift in years. The picture quality is fantastic and the only issues we have experienced have been with Comcast not the device.”

ANOTHER UPDATE: Hiawatha Bray wrote on the Roku.