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Who’s at D: Roku CEO Anthony Wood on the Future of TV (Video)

Set-top box maker Roku just raised $60 million in funding from new and existing investors to grow its business.

But what does the future of that business entail? I had the chance to chat with Roku founder and CEO Anthony Wood at our D: All Things Digital conference about Roku’s plans to push directly into TV sets. Also hot topics: Whether Wood sees the new Xbox One or a potential Apple TV set as a threat and what he thinks the living room TV will look like in five years.

Here’s the full video:

Full D11 Conference Coverage


 


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— From the fact sheet for a fake product entitled Useless Plasticbox 1.2 (an actual empty plastic box) placed in L.A.-area Best Buy stores by an artist called Plastic Jesus