By Alan Buckingham
If you have one of the many modern and tiny streaming set-top boxes then chances are it may be a Roku. There are others on the market from Amazon, Google and Apple and plenty that have failed. Roku got in early and gained traction.
So much traction, in fact, that it has been showing some pretty serious numbers regarding how it is doing in the market.
Now the company is announcing a milestone — one billion hours of streaming in December alone, and nine billion for the year 2016. That’s a huge amount of viewing time. The numbers were reported by Neilsen.