Exclusive ESPN Digital Shows Find Home on Facebook Watch

ESPN and Facebook have entered into a new agreement that brings exclusive digital shows and content to Facebook Watch. At launch, this includes The People’s MMA Show, additional segments from Always Late with Katie Nolan, and exclusive versions of Countdown to GameDay and Fantasy Focus Live.  More

Hulu in Japan Chooses Bitmovin Encoding for High-Quality Streaming Video

Hulu in Japan (HJ), in collaboration with PLAY Inc., has selected Bitmovin Encoding to deliver high-quality video to any device at massively optimized bitrates. The solution was delivered by Bitmovin’s appointed Japanese integration partner Itochu Cable Systems, (ICS), with further technical support provided by Bitmovin’s global solutions and engineering team.  More

DAZN Unveils Global Virtual Production Facility Based on NEP Platform

Live and on-demand sports streaming service DAZN has launched a virtual production facility that it says will enhance its global broadcast infrastructure and production output. The facility, powered by an NEP production platform, makes a variety of production resources including logging, editing, commentary and graphic design accessible remotely from any location around the world, all […]  More

Esports’ Ariel Horn, Ben Kusin Establish VENN Gaming Network; To Launch in 2020

The gaming industry’s Ariel Horn and Ben Kusin have created VENN – a new network launching in 2020 with live studios in New York and Los Angeles, aimed at gaming, esports and entertainment audiences. With $17 million in seed round funding from investors spanning multiple industries, this new post cable TV network will cater to […]  More

IO Industries Specializes in Mini-Cameras, Resolute Software Applications for Both Digital and Linear Productions

The Sports Video Group is excited to welcome IO Industries as a corporate sponsor. IO Industries Inc. designs and manufactures digital video cameras, digital video recorders, and software for applications in volumetric video capture, live event broadcasting, aerospace and defense testing, scientific research, and industrial machine vision.  Since 1991, the company’s products have been proudly […]  More