Los Gatos-Based Roku Aims To Raise $252 Million With IPOVideo streaming pioneer Roku hopes to raise just over $252 million in an initial public offering as it tries to expand into more households.
Los Gatos Video Streaming Player Pioneer Roku Seeks $100 Million in IPOVideo streaming player pioneer Roku is going public, hoping to raise money to expand into more households and fend off competitive threats from bigger technology companies.
Comcast Customers Will Be Able To Cut Cord With New AppsComcast says later this year you won't need a cable box to watch cable as the company follows its rivals in offering TV-watching apps.
Roku Devices First To Get CBS All Access ServiceCBS All Access, the network’s digital subscription video on demand live streaming service, is coming to the Roku platform, upgrading current CBS content and offering much, much more.
Amazon Unveils FireTV Set-Top Box To Compete With Apple TV, Google Chromecast, RokuAmazon is making a bid to enter living rooms with Amazon Fire TV, a new streaming device that delivers online video, music and other content to televisions.
Tech Report: Roku In A Stick Fight With Google Chromecast Roku is getting into an Internet video-streaming stick fight with Google's Chromecast with a new device they announced on Tuesday.
Larry Magid: Roku Adds Showtime To List Of Channels, But Can Everybody Watch?Our technology analyst says Roku is adding Showtime to their expanding list of channels, but that if you subscribe to Comcast for cable, the service won't work.
Larry Magid: Google To Expand Chromecast Programming Google has been slowly working its way onto your television set since introducing its Chromecast device. Now they've announced they will be expanding their programming.
Larry Magid: Netflix Rolls Out New TV-Friendly Interface Netflix is updating its user interface for people who watch their content from their television set, in an effort to make the service more informative.
Larry Magid: Streaming Devices Growing in PopularityMore than half of households in the U.S. with broadband internet service can stream shows to their TV sets according to a new poll conducted by Parks Research.
Bay Area-Based Roku Raises $60M In 6th Round Of FundingRoku, the streaming video device maker, has raised $60 million in its sixth round of funding. Media giant Hearst Corp. and an unnamed institutional investor joined News Corp. and its subsidiary British Sky Broadcasting in the round.
Tech Report: Amazon’s Rumored TV Streaming BoxThere are reports that Amazon is working on a set box top that allows you to stream internet content straight to your TV set, similar to Apple TV and Roku.