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SportTechBuzz at IBC 2019: Friday’s latest from Amsterdam

IBC begins today, and the SVG Europe and SVG editorial teams are chasing down the hottest stories from all over Rai Amsterdam. To make the onslaught of announcements easily digestible by our readers, SVG Europe is sending you SportsTechBuzz at IBC 2019 daily, with all the top stories assembled into an easy-to-read blog from our […]  More

Tech Focus: Streaming Sports — DIY Streamers Build Their Own Niches

While major networks have been building out their own streaming infrastructures, the DIY side of the business has also been busy, with entrepreneurs establishing one-stop workflow solutions that take the feeds from high schools, small colleges, and (very) minor leagues to create professional-looking online presences for games.  More

Climbing the Gnarly Directing Mountain With Skiing Specialist Vera Bichler

Driven by ambition and a passion for sport, Vera Bichler, a freelance junior director, has become the first female director working in the sports department at Austrian national public broadcaster ORF. In just a few years of pursuing her goal to becoming a full TV director, this native of Austria has been able to work […]  More

NFL Network Teams With Fox Sports in Second Year of Thursday Night Football Partnership

The banana land known as Week 1 of the 2019 NFL season is history, but the Thursday Night Football schedule is just getting started exclusively on NFL Network with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers and Carolina Panthers from Bank of America Stadium tomorrow night. With Fox Sports in the production driver’s seat (and Amazon Prime Video […]  More

Ratings Roundup: NFL’s 100th Season Kickoffs With Most-Watched Game Since Super Bowl LIII

Ratings roundup is a rundown of rating news from the past week and is derived from press releases and reports around the industry. In this week’s edition, the 100th NFL season began with a flourish, other major networks digest the numbers from the NFL’s Week 1 and college football’s Week 2, and ESPN enjoys their […]  More