Summary: Using it for Netflix, Hulu Plus and YouTube mostly. The remote is a nightmare so download the Remote App for you phone. Sets up quickly although you have to go online to activate each channel. It's also great for seeing photos from your iPhone.
Excerpt: Great for mirroring my iPad in my classroom. Despite what some articles online said, you cannot use Apple TV without some sort of network. An ad hoc network not connected to the internet works fine.
Excerpt: I do own a Roku, so I hesitated for some time about buying this. However now that the HBO app is on it, I am able to watch material that was heretofore unavailable unless I had a stupid cable subscription. So, it sits happily next to my Roku and works fine.