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Sports Venue Production Summit: How Teams Can Use Social Media, Digital Platforms To Engage Their Fans

With the quality of the in-home broadcast experience at an all-time high, sports venues must work harder than ever to entice fans to leave their living rooms and catch a game in person. In addition, teams are finding new ways to leverage existing video content coming out of their control rooms to create a stronger ROI […]  More

SVG Sit-Down: AES Takes on Audio’s ‘New Realities’

The Audio Engineering Society’s Technical Council (AESTC) has formed a group to advance the science and application of Audio for New Realities. It will serve the needs of the audio community working in virtual-, augmented- and mixed-reality environments. “New realities” covers the gamut of application areas: film, games, music, communications, medicine, forensics, simulations, education, virtual […]  More

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

SVG Sit-Down: Eleven Sports Managing Director Danny Menken on the Launch of America’s Newest Sports Network

This month, Eleven Sports officially launched in the U.S. after acquiring certain distribution assets from struggling ONE World Sports. Eleven Sports, which debuted in 2015, already operates multiple linear channels and streaming platforms in Belgium, Luxembourg, Poland, Singapore, and Taiwan. The company enters the U.S. market with a fully rebranded cable channel available in 50 million U.S. homes […]  More

DC Update: Laptop Ban; Trump Goes Truckin’

By James Voyles, Logistics Supply Chain Coalition, Executive Director In Washington, Supreme Court nominations and health care did not distract Congress from transportation. On Tuesday, Homeland Security required all personal electronic devices larger than a cell phone to be in checked luggage from particular Middle Eastern countries. Although the policy does not directly affect cargo transportation, […]  More

PyeongChang 2018 Preview: NBC Olympics Prebuilds IBC Around Massive Fiber Highway to U.S.

NBC Sports’ operations behind its coverage of the Olympic Games is mind-boggling in both scope and scale and has changed dramatically over the past few decades. More linear coverage, the move to HD, the advent of digital, and at-home production have turned Olympics production and viewing on its head. Changes to transmission and the move […]  More