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Daniel McLaren
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Dan is the Founder & CEO of Digital Sport. Can be found at sports industry events and heard every week on the Digital Sport Insider podcast. @DanielMcLaren

Newly-launched World Baseball Softball Confederation Europe signs first partnership with Sportradar OTT

The newly formed World Baseball Softball Confederation Europe (WBSC Europe) has today announced the signing of Sportradar as its inaugural partner and service provider.

Weekly Briefing: Opta Analytics, Facebook’s Hellish Year & Twitter Finally Makes a Profit

We’re back with another weekly briefing of the best articles out there on the internet this week that you may have missed. Enjoy.

Talking VR & AR at Salford University with Liverpool FC, Sportego and Mi Hiepa

We look forward to this month’s #DSManchester event on VR and AR at the University of Salford’s MediaCity campus – featuring Liverpool FC, Sportego, Mi Hiepa and a whole host of VR experiences!

True Geordie, WillNE and Stephen Tries partner with Ball Street to launch XO

Football social media marketing specialists Ball Street have teamed up with some of the UK’s leading YouTube talent to launch a new sports channel, XO. The True Geordie (710k subscribers),

Toronto Wolfpack Launch Wolfpack TV

Toronto Wolfpack and StreamAMG have announced the launch of Wolfpack TV, a new web based TV channel giving supporters around the world the opportunity to watch Wolfpack matches.

Sports Technology Awards reveal 2018 shortlist

44 sports from 20 countries, including industry giants such as Puma, Juventus, ATP, Audi, Gatorade, BBC Sport and Sacramento Kings announced on Sports Tech Awards shortlist for 2018

SOLIVE and CONCACAF partner to bring premium social media content to fans

SOLIVE, the live-publishing software, and the Confederation of North, Central America and Caribbean Association Football (CONCACAF) announced an agreement to ensure maximum awareness of its competitions on social media. Starting

UNILAD Esports to take the final roster spot in Gfinity’s Elite Series Season Three

Gfinity yesterday announced that UNILAD Esports, backed by its global media powerhouse namesake, has signed-up to the Elite Series for Season 3 replacing Reason Gaming. With a £250,000 prize pot

The Isuzu Rugby app, a “one stop shop” for NatWest 6 Nations fans

The new Isuzu Rugby app, available for free on iOS and Android, provides rugby fans with the go-to source for in-depth, 24/7 real-time news and views around all aspects of the international game

BBC Sport’s Ben Gallop on the ‘seismic change’ of OTT

The following is a guest article from James Yellen, Senior Content Producer at LiveWire Sport… “We went through a seismic change in the industry 25 years ago with satellite TV.