Troy Dreier, Contributor, Streaming & Digital

Troy Dreier, Contributor, Streaming & Digital

Troy Dreier gained most of his knowledge of the streaming video world from his day job as the Senior Associate Editor for StreamingMedia.com, the leading news site for the online video industry. He’s interviewed many of the major players in the new online video economy, and moderated panels at his company’s Streaming Media East and West conferences. He’s also the Editor or OnlineVideo.net, a site that helps online video marketers stay on top of trends and do their work more effectively. Prior to working with StreamingMedia.com, he was a full-time freelance technology writer and a staff editor for PC Magazine. Troy lives in Jersey City, NJ.

Recent Posts by Troy Dreier, Contributor, Streaming & Digital

24/7 Game Channel ESR Streaming in the U.S.; Next Stop: The World

Empress Intelligence has never witnessed demand like this. The company has been involved in media broadcasting for 21 years, and, within the last few, it began hearing that clients wanted a gaming channel to capture younger viewers but couldn’t find one to add to their lineups. That’s how ESR (Esports Revolution) got started. It launched […]  More

MSG Networks, Overtime Look To Tap Into Next Generation of Fans With Alternative Broadcast of Sunday’s Knicks-Lakers Game

MSG Networks wants to create the next generation of basketball fans, and it thinks those younger viewers need something extra. That’s why it’s working with Overtime to create a simulcast for Sunday’s Knicks-Lakers game (Noon ET), one that combines younger on-air talent, social-media interactivity, and a preproduced halftime show featuring a Knicks legend.  More

FuboTV’s Geir Magnussion Sees 4K Expanding With NCAA Hoops Tourneys Streamed in UHD

Fans tired of high-profile sports events’ not being available in 4K will be glad to hear what FuboTV has planned. Joining with broadcast partners, the streaming service will offer Big Ten Tournament early rounds and quarterfinals and Big East Tournament early rounds and semifinals in 4K. FuboTV will carry a full slate of Championship Week […]  More

SVG Sit-Down: Sportradar’s Brian Josephs on the Future of Gambling and Live Sports Video

Legal sports gambling is now an option in several states, and, while it’s starting slowly, look for it to make a big impact in five years. That’s what Sportradar expects. Providing data to about 600 gambling-related businesses around the world, the company has a clear view of what’s coming. We sat down for a one-on-one […]  More

Caffeine Powers Social Streaming at X Games Aspen

Sports streaming got a little less solitary this weekend. X Games Aspen and social-media–broadcasting platform Caffeine have joined to create live video streams that fans can watch together. With Caffeine, viewers tune in to watch live streams with their friends, and broadcasters make live shows for fans. The platform casts a wide net, hosting such […]  More