updated 02:20 pm EST, Mon February 24, 2014
Xbox One's Titanfall Special Edition Bundle now available for pre-order
Multiplayer game Titanfall is now available for pre-order as part of a special edition console bundle, according to Xbox One's blog. Titanfall will utilize new patty and chat improvements that have been in development for Xbox One, as well as multiplayer alerts for matches while users are watching TV, and more. In light of the game's upcoming launch, Xbox and Titanfall's creators -- Respawn Entertainment and Electronic Arts -- have announced the Xbox One Titanfall Bundle, priced at $500. The bundle includes a digital download of Titanfall, an Xbox One console and Kinect sensor, a wireless controller, a chat headset, and a one month Xbox Live Gold membership. The pre-order has begun, with the bundle available officially March 11.
Roku considers an initial public offering in the US
Roku, a producer of set-top boxes that connect televisions to various online services, may be planning an Initial Public Offering (IPO) in the US this year. Roku's players stream content from many services including Netflix, Hulu, and Amazon. According to a report from Bloomberg, Roku has yet to finalize its decision on whether it will go public. Citing an anonymous source, Bloomberg reports that Roku has not even selected a lead banker. Roku spokesperson Tricia Mifsud declined to comment, saying the company does not discuss future financing plans.