World Cup 2018

fuboTV Creates Home Page Dedicated to 2018 FIFA World Cup Action

fuboTV is launching a new home page timed to World Cup designed to highlight not only the World Cup and other content that makes up the 30,000 sports events per year on the service, but also the breadth of general entertainment and news it offers. This includes broadcast networks CBS, Fox, NBC, and The CW […]  More

Youku To Bring China Coverage of Upcoming 2018 FIFA World Cup

Youku, the Alibaba Group-owned online video hub, is set to provide China’s most comprehensive coverage of the FIFA 2018 World Cup with live streaming of all 64 games together with a number of programs produced exclusively to celebrate one of the world’s most-watched sporting events. In addition, Youku will join hands with brands and business […]  More

TSN, RDS Offer Digital Outlet for Soccer Fans of the 2018 FIFA World Cup

Just in time for 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia, it was announced in advance of the #CTVUpfront that Canadians have a new way to get TSN and RDS with the introduction of TSN Direct and RDS Direct. Canadian sports fans now have a digital subscription option to access TSN — including the network’s five feeds […]  More

CenturyLink Facilitates Live Feeds From Russia for U.S., Latin American Networks

CenturyLink will transmit international distribution and unilateral feeds in support of this summer’s global soccer championship to top networks in the U.S. and Latin America starting June 14. The networks — including Fox in the U.S., TV Azteca in Mexico, and RCN and Caracol in Colombia — will use CenturyLink’s high quality, broadcast-based Vyvx Solutions […]  More

2018 FIFA World Cup: Fox Sports Taps IBM Watson AI to Streamline Highlights Creation

Beginning with the 2018 FIFA World Cup, Fox Sports and IBM are launching a AI collaboration across multiple Fox Sports properties and programming. Fox Sports is tapping IBM Watson Media’s specialized AI video technology and IBM iX’s expertise in designing user experiences to streamline production workflows to quickly classify, edit and access match highlights in […]  More

TVU Networks Connects Fans to International Soccer Tournament in Russia

TVU Networks will provide rental packages and on-the-ground technical support throughout this summers’ international football tournament in all 12 Russian cities that will be hosting matches. The tournament will commence next month, with over 150 pieces of TVU Networks equipment and local SIM Cards already lined up to enable broadcasters to successfully deliver matches and […]  More