ABI Research Shows Increase in Augmented, Virtual Reality Use Over Wireless Networks

Augmented reality (AR) is growing in presence in industrial applications such as smart manufacturing and remote operation of industrial machinery. To serve workers that use devices in a wider range of locations or on the move, cellular connectivity is the better option. The 5G network, with extreme throughput, ultra-low latency, and uniform experience, will be […]  More

Edgeware Notices Large Spike in OTT Consumption During 2018 FIFA World Cup

Edgeware has reported that many of its customers have experienced a doubling of their peak CDN streaming traffic on match days during the 2018 FIFA World Cup. Its analytics data shows that, as expected, major cultural and sporting events like this create sudden surges in demand on OTT services. This highlights why providers need to […]  More

Turner Sports’ Hania Poole Named GM of New B/R Live, SVP of NCAA Digital

A veteran of digital sports media was promoted today. Turner Sports’ Hania Poole has been named GM, Bleacher Report (B/R) Live, and SVP, NCAA Digital. In her expanded role, she will continue to oversee all aspects of NCAA Digital — including Turner’s NCAA March Madness Live (MML) — and the recently launched B/R Live sports-streaming […]  More

ESPN+ Named Exclusive Streamer of Manny Pacquiao, Lucas Matthysse Fight in the U.S.

The next chapter in the storied career of former eight-division world champion and future first-ballot Hall of Famer, Manny “Pacman” Pacquiao, will stream live and exclusively in the United States on Saturday, July 14 at 9 p.m. ET on ESPN+ — the recently-launched multi-sport, direct-to-consumer subscription streaming service from The Walt Disney Company’s Direct-to-Consumer & […]  More

ESPN+ Announces Slate of MLB Games in July

ESPN+, the first-ever multi-sport, direct-to-consumer subscription streaming service from The Walt Disney Company Direct-to-Consumer and International (DTCI) group and ESPN, will showcase 23 of MLB’s 30 teams during its daily slate in July.  More

CBC Sports Provides Daily Coverage of the Calgary Stampede

“The Greatest Outdoor Show On Earth” returns to CBC Sports this week with daily coverage of the Calgary Stampede beginning Friday across CBC and Sportsnet ONE as well as internationally available live streams at cbcsports.ca and via the CBC Sports app. This year’s coverage from July 6-15 will focus on the intense, heart-pounding action of […]  More