Germantown, Maryland, Jan 29, 2011 (Washington Bangla Radio) Continuing it's pioneering world leadership in online Bengali radio and entertainment services, Washington Bangla Radio USA has announced the public release of the initial version of WBRi Washington Bangla Radio Online Channel on the popular ROKU Internet Video Player device.
The new ROKU channel enables Bengali music lovers, non-resident Indians (NRI) and expatriate Bengalees who own ROKU internet video players to tune into Washington Bangla Radio and listen to internet broadcast of top Bangla songs from Kolkata on their connected television sets or hi-fi music equipment.
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According to industry sources, there are already over a million ROKU units sold in the United States and the sales numbers are accelerating as more and more people switch to the convenience of Online Digital Video Players.
Already Have A Roku ? USe Channel Key Code MUQXX to add WBRi Free Bangla Channel
ROKU owners can add Washington Bangla Radio for free to their ROKU channel line-up by visiting the ROKU Website using the internet web address https://owner.roku.com/add/MUQXX or by entering the WBRi free Bengali ROKU channel key code MUQXX to add WBRi after logging into their ROKU account.
"Our first release is very simple and plays the WBRi audio stream seamlessly and smoothly via the excellent ROKU platform. Future upgrades will include more on-screen information about the programming being broadcast and Bengali and Indian movie releases in USA for watching online." said Supratim Sanyal, founder of Washington Bangla Radio USA.
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Washington Bangla Radio USA is a service of WBRi Inc., a privately held company in Germantown, MD in the Washington DC Metropolitan Area's I-270 Technology Corridor, known as a technology pioneer with a long list of ground-breaking internet firsts, and promotes Bengali films and music in USA, Canada (North America) and worldwide.
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