CBS Sports HQ Sees Viewership Triple in 2019

CBS Sports’ 24/7 streaming sports news network, CBS Sports HQ delivered triple-digit viewership growth in 2019. For the full year, CBS Sports HQ was up 112% in streams and 196% in total streaming minutes compared to 2018. CBS Sports HQ’s audience has a median age of 35.  More

ESPN’s Podcast Audience Up 43% in December

In December, ESPN Podcasts set a new record for the month with a verified unique audience of 6.9 million.  The total represents an increase of 43% over December 2018 and is the 12th consecutive month of year-over-year growth – each month of 2019.  More

Syncwords Webinar: Recapd Live Captioning for Online Meetings

Join Syncwords for a special webinar where illustrating how Recapd can make your meetings accessible by delivering high quality captions securely to your browser, mobile device, or online meeting platform in real time. Syncwords’ VP of Business Development Gio Galvez will discuss the benefits of Recapd with examples and use cases showing how Recapd has […]  More

Sparx Technology Drives Digital Sports Betting With Predictive-Gaming Applications

The Sports Video Group is happy to welcome Sparx Technology as a new mobile/integrator sponsor. The company provides advanced consumer-engagement technology for polling, trivia, predictive gaming, sports wagering, and audience data. Sparx has been responsible for conceiving and building more than 100 interactive TV and video projects.  More

SVG Summit: LiveU’s Janel Fleming Lays Out 2020 Agenda in HEVC, At-Home Production

In the streaming game, LiveU’s HEVC offerings have become a go-to option when developing a live production with stability and efficiency. Despite the success on the digital side, the company greatly enhanced its at-home–production model over the last year for clients at the linear end of the spectrum. At the SVG Summit, SVG Associate Editor […]  More

Twitter, Turner Sports Extend Deal for Live and On-Demand NBA Content

The NBA, Twitter, and Turner Sports have announced a multiyear partnership extension that brings more live NBA game and on-demand content to Twitter than ever before. For the second consecutive year, the NBA (through its NBA Digital partnership with Turner Sports) offers a complementary live streaming option for the second halves of at least 20 […]  More

DAZN Goes Through Successful 2019 With More Than 100 Events Over 1 Million Streams

Since becoming a media entity in the United States, DAZN has slowly, but surely, gained ground in the streaming game. In 2019, the company experienced an entire year filled with continued growth. At the top, the highly anticipated rematch between heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua and Andy Ruiz Jr. garnered the title as the tmost-streamed event […]  More

Supersphere Brings Esports to Life With Tailored VR, AR Solutions

The Sports Video Group welcomes Supersphere as a new corporate sponsor. Founded in 2014, the company is an immersive-content firm focused on building stronger bonds between fans and the teams and competitors they love. It is uniquely positioned to bring immersive broadcasts of esports and “IRL sports” to life with a custom technology stack designed […]  More