` Category Archive for "Digital" | Sports Video Group

National Lacrosse League Is Live-Streaming Games on Twitter

“We felt like, being a niche sport, we had a real opportunity to be a digital-first league,” says National Lacrosse League Commissioner Nick Sakiewicz. “We focused on becoming a modern sports league in that regard, and we’re very committed to a digital-first strategy.” This is an exciting time for the NLL. It debuted a subscription […]  More

Telestream Ships Wirecast Version 7.5

Tele stream has released Version 7.5 of its Wirecast live streaming and production software. In a strategic move aimed at strengthening its position as the leading live stream feeder platform to social media networks, Telestream has announced Wirecast support for the Periscope/Twitter API. This means that any user, from tech-savvy consumers to online broadcasters, can employ Wirecast […]  More

Twitter Adds Telescope as Preferred API Partner for Periscope

Twitter has selected social and live streaming solutions provider Telescope as a preferred API partner for Periscope. Telescope will incorporate its  Live Studio for Periscope solution, giving video publishers more flexibility and new ways to produce and share live content.  More

White Paper: The Rise of the E-Fan – How a New Generation of Sports Fans Is Connecting With the Latest Action and Legacy Content

Six months on from the Olympics, and its sports legacy lives on. A survey of 2,000 people in the UK and the U.S. undertaken by FTI Consulting in association with video-management company Imagen has shown that eight in 10 people watch sports at home or on cellphones, and more than half doing so at least once […]  More

March Madness Live Rides Success of New Streaming Infrastructure From iStreamPlanet

With college-hoops fans streaming the NCAA Men’s Basketball Tournament at a blistering pace (through the first Thursday of the tournament, March Madness Live had racked up a record 31 million live streams, an increase of 26% over the same period last year), an entirely new streaming infrastructure from Turner-owned iStreamPlanet is working hard behind the […]  More