The Roku Ruby SDK by Brian allows to implement streaming features into OSX, Linux, and Windows applications. Project contains installation with gem, configuration with home directory, and usage with instructions to use the Roku development box.
Movies, sports, TV, music, events, games, and pets are just a few options humans can turn to in order to keep themselves entertained. Developers looking to create entertainment applications should check out the top ten Entertainment APIs based on recent traffic to the ProgrammableWeb API directory.
Are you in the business of selling video content? How will you broadcast it? The Applicaster API aims to help answer that increasingly complex question. Where once it was a matter of getting on a network, now it's an issue of delivering experiences over mobile, synching, caching and live streaming, coping with connectivity issues, and providing an Airplay experience.
If you wonder which of the 267 APIs on this site people view most often you might be surprised. It's not Google Maps, it's YouTube. Which has been true for quite some time. But the number of mashups using YouTube has been small, until recently when they've started to pick-up.