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EFL’s iFollow to bring overseas fans of lower league football every live game next season

The English Football League yesterday announced its new iFollow service, a new digital platform to provide coverage of the Championship, League One and League Two football to fans outside of

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Why is sport lagging behind other industries on piracy?

One of the most pressing issues that the biggest sporting events – and mostly Premier League football – have to worry about is piracy. Illegal streaming isn’t just something that

Twitter’s new live streaming haul hints at the company’s strategy

Whereas on-demand content has started to become the new normal for most people when consuming entertainment, TV shows and films, there is clearly an ever-growing scramble from social media platforms

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The challenge of serving up fault-free live and on-demand sports video content to fans online

This is a guest post by Richard Brandon, CMO, Edgeware – a tech company offering high-quality online streaming solutions. New ways of delivering video content via the internet, whether live

French football is taking a leaf out of Spain’s book and competing with the Premier League

Today, the French professional football league, the LFP, set out its strategy for expanding its brand and competing with its rivals around the world. Across Europe, football leagues are progressing

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World Snooker’s Facebook deal shows big possibilities for small sports

Last week’s news that Amazon Prime has taken rights to stream NFL’s Thursday Night Football on its platform means that the world of sport has been talking about broadcasting directly

Twitter to live stream National Lacrosse League next season

Add lacrosse to the growing list of sports Twitter will be streaming to its users. On Wednesday, Twitter announced a two-year deal with the National Lacrosse League that gives Twitter

MLS takes the wheel of social media progress once again, this time with live-streaming

Over the last few weeks, Facebook has been building up its portfolio of sporting events, and with the launch of the new MLS season, once again the social media giant

Live streaming will become the norm – but what important pitfalls have we missed?

We all know about the arrival of live streaming sporting events by now. One of the big revelations of 2016 was live video streaming on social media platforms, but if

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NHL makes foray into Twitter streaming

This past summer, the NHL was one of the sports leagues to partner with Twitter to bring live content to fans. As part of their agreement, Twitter will stream ten