MediaKind streams world’s first multi-channel 6K 360-degree live sports event
Live streams were delivered to customers of Deustche Telekom’s commercial Magenta VR service
Globecast presents Digital Media Hub for sports and live events
Globecast is launching its new Digital Media Hub suite of services for sports and live events at IBC 2018. By aggregating multiple virtualised technologies...
Roma becomes first Serie A club to broadcast live game on Twitter
Club saw over 100,000 fans tune into the game
NAB 2018 Day Two: Online video, trends in sports business, could podcasts create TV content?
Other key talking points in Las Vegas include streaming security, content creation and Black Panther
IBC2017 tackles the business of fan engagement in sport
IBC’s Platform Futures conference strand on Sunday 17 September will examine the expanding business opportunities surrounding traditional and alternative sports coverage and rights management,...
Platform Futures – Sports stream added to IBC2017 Conference programme
On Sunday 17 September, Platform Futures – Sports will look at how sports and sports media rights can be exploited using the tools available...
MLB Network and Ericsson agree sports graphics deal
Ericsson has signed a multi-year contract with MLB Network for its real time sports graphics software, PIERO. US baseball-focussed MLB Network features live regular...
Formula E highlights available in real-time from Grabyo
Formula E has extended its partnership with Grabyo for the second season of the world’s first fully-electric racing series
fuboTV teams up with Akamai for global OTT soccer service
fuboTV has selected Akamai Technologies’ Media Delivery Solutions to support its over-the-top (OTT) soccer streaming service
RR Media partners with WSC Sports for automated sports highlights solution
RR Media has joined forces with WSC Sports Technologies, combining the company’s global digital media services and reach with WSC's automatic clipping and video...
Welsh Rugby Union chooses ChyronHego for World Cup
The Welsh Rugby Union (WRU) has purchased the ChyronHego Paint telestration/visualisation tool for use in the Rugby World Cup 2015, taking place in England...
New Presteigne camera system to run Premier League touchlines
Presteigne Broadcast Hire has introduced a new, packaged RF camera system, the SC100. Aimed particularly at sports, the package includes a mount to fit...
NetRange selects Paywizard for global subscriber management
NetRange has chosen Paywizard to power subscriber management for its pay-TV and TVoD customers. Available in over 96 countries, NetRange provides smart TV applications...
Reality Check Systems inks graphics deal with Fox Sports NL
Fox Sports Netherlands' new daily highlights show Fox Sports Vandaag debuted this week with graphics powered by custom ticker solutions from Reality Check Systems...
T3Media and USTA partner for 2015 US Open Tennis Championships
T3Media will provide video content management and metadata services for the United States Tennis Association (USTA), during the 2015 US Open Tennis Championships
Discovery Communications takes full control of Eurosport
Discovery Communications is to acquire full ownership of sports channel group Eurosport, for €491 million from TF1 Group. TF1 Group will exercise a put...
Nominate now for TVBAwards in Live Production, Production and Post
Nominations for the TVBAwards close next Friday, meaning there is still over a week left to enter a project which demonstrates remarkable work in...
International Judo Federation names RR Media services provider of World Tour
RR Media has announced a partnership with the International Judo Federation (IJF) to become the main digital media services provider for all Judo championships.
Telefónica backs FirstV1sion’s on-body sports camera
FirstV1sion, makers of an immersive wearable broadcast system and a member of Telefónica’s accelerator programme, Wayra, has launched its first investment round.
Cost of Premier League rights seasons could top £5 billion
With the outcome of Friday’s Premier League rights auction unknown, there’s no doubt that Sky is facing the greatest competitive challenge in the tournament’s...
Open Championship deal is a win for Sky, but will audience gain?
Sky has won the exclusive rights to broadcast the Open Championship from 2017, after signing a five-year deal.