Emboldened by a successful IPO, Roku is reducing the price on the next generation of its best video streaming player in an attempt to fend off competitive threats from Apple and Amazon.
Shares of Roku, an early player in streaming-video gadgets, soared Thursday after its initial public offering of stock raised $219 million.
Shares of Roku, an early player in streaming-video gadgets, are soaring after its initial public offering of stock raised $219 million.
Finland's Rovio, creator of the hugely popular smartphone game Angry Birds, said Tuesday it was planning to float shares on the Helsinki stock exchange after the success of its comedy film and products.
Video 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.
When the company that produces the Standard & Poor's 500-stock index announced this month that it would exclude the corporate parent of Snapchat from its benchmark market measure, the move was cheered by advocates of better ...
Shares of Snap Inc. are down sharply after the parent company of Snapchat reported paltry earnings .
Facebook once failed to buy Snapchat; ever since, it's tried to copy it, mostly without success.
Getting rid of Travis Kalanick may have been hard for Uber's investors and board of directors. But replacing him could prove harder.
Apple's latest move to corner the music streaming market came quietly but is expected to reverberate quickly.