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

UFC 200 Debuts Redesigned Fight Pass, 4K Streaming

Every 100 pay-per-view events, the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) likes to do something special. For UFC 200 tomorrow night, the company has outdone itself when it comes to its live streaming offering. While fans may not be getting the Daniel Cormier-Jon Jones Light Heavyweight Championship bout they had hoped for, UFC 200 will offer plenty of excitement […]  More

Canada’s Sportsnet Creates Direct-to-Consumer Offering

Sports fans in Canada no longer need a cable subscription to view their favorite matches live. All they need is a $24.99-per-month subscription to Sportsnet Now. The country’s largest sports network has made the bold decision to create a direct-to-consumer offering that sidesteps cable. That’s all the more surprising since Sportsnet is owned by cable […]  More

NBC Keeps Its Partners Close With Playmaker

NBC Sports has learned a few things about live-streaming large-scale events. Ever since it streamed its first Olympic matchup — the men’s gold-medal ice-hockey game at the 2006 Torino Olympics — it has taken on the Super Bowl, the Stanley Cup Final, the NASCAR Sprint Cup, and, of course, many additional Olympic games. Now it’s […]  More