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Dan McLaren launched Digital Sport (formerly UK Sports Network) back in January 2010 and has worked in the digisport industry with adidas, We Are Social, Copa90 and Pulse amongst others. He's now a freelance social media guy living in the East Midlands and podcast host with the Digital Sport podcast on Audioboom, iTunes and Stitcher Radio.

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The inside track on SXSW 2017 with Richard Ayers & Richard Clarke [podcast]

With South By South West (SXSW) having taken place at the start of the month, I thought I’d bring in two people who are regular visitors to the event in Austin, Texas and who both spoke at this year.

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Interview with Grabyo CEO Gareth Capon on their new product announcement, livestreaming and New York

Grabyo, the leading social video platform, today announced the launch of Cloud Producer – a browser-based production suite for professional-quality live streams. Cloud Producer eliminates the need for costly broadcast

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Event: Innovation in Digital Sport – March 27th in Manchester

This month a new event will be launched under the Digital Sport flag, where we take a look at a particular area that is most pressing to our industry. In

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Interview with Neil Smythe, former Head of Sport at Shotglass/Fremantle Media

This week’s podcast guest is Neil Smythe. He has a background steeped in football video production with the likes of Soccer AM, Copa90 and The Football Republic on his CV.

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Interview with Richard Clarke, former Senior Director of Digital Media & Comms at Colorado Rapids

Richard Clarke has recently returned from the US and a stint with MLS team Colorado Rapids. Prior to this he had been in the Premier League with Arsenal, making him

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Interview with the CEO of Two Circles, Gareth Balch

Gareth is the Chief Executive of one of the fastest growing and influential agencies within the sports industry in the UK, Two Circles. Here is our chat about the business, the industry and 800m running.

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Social Media, Digital tech and football in the modern age

Guest article: Alex Fenton is a lecturer in digital business and award winning digital developer and trainer, running courses at MediaCityUK, University of Salford. Bandwagon jumpers, plastic fans, armchair supporters, glory

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Monthly Podcast #2: January’s digital sport news & views with Niall Coen and Taylor Bloom

In the first monthly show of 2017, where we take a look at the campaigns, technology releases, trends and news that happened in the last month.

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Interview with Mark Gilbert, former Head of Digitals Communications at The FA

Dan sat down with Mark Gilbert, until recently the Head of Digital Communications at The Football Association. Previous to that he worked at The Sun and News of the World, bringing together a great mix of sports and technology knowledge.

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Interview with Catapult Sports Global Head of Marketing, Simon Banoub

On the latest Digital Sport podcast, Dan managed to catch up with Simon Banoub in central London. Simon is currently 5 months into his role as Global Head of Marketing at Catapult Sports