Bloomberg reports that Roku is looking to raise $30 million and is considering a public offering next year. According to the story, Roku has already sold more than 500,000 Roku Players, and expects to do about $75 million in sales this year. Roku CEO Anthony Wood said has wants 100 channels and to give the Roku Player away -- he'll generate revenue by selling ads and subscription content.
The story also notes that Netflix has sold its $6 million stake in the company to Menlo Ventures, and might discuss the sale during the earnings call this week.
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