• Amazon's got its eyes set on yet another market - and one high-flying upstart should be worried

    5 monthes ago - By Business Insider

    In the broader streaming video market, Amazon is emerging as the chief rival to Roku.
    The two companies have emerged as the leading makers of digital video players, and the leading third-party providers of smart TV software platforms.
    Advertising has emerged as an important business for both companies, and Amazon is reportedly developing its own ad-supported video service that could rival the Roku Channel.
    The threat from Amazon could crimp Roku's growth prospects, Morgan Stanley said in a new report.
    You can add another company to the list of those whose business is threatened by Amazon...
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