Monthly Archives June 2016

Everton Fans Loyalty Rewarded With Unique Premier League Website Program

Everton Fans Loyalty Rewarded With Unique Premier League Website Program

Everton’s latest innovation set to boost digital engagement.

Everton’s latest innovation set to boost digital engagement.

The Everton football club faces tough competition on the pitch, around the UK and across the world for fan loyalty which is why the launch of a new and free integrated website complete with an innovative reward program is sure to score with fans both domestically and internationally. The Sports Techie community blog discussed the news about Loyalty Rewarded technology and their partnership with Everton FC and another EPL team earlier this year...

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UEFA Fan Zone at Euro Cup 2016, Polish fans before and after their goal versus Swiss. #EURO2016

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NBA Digital Delivers Record Breaking Finals Streaming

NBA TV’s postgame coverage for The Finals averaged a record 258,000 viewers for the seven-game Cavaliers/Warriors series.

NBA TV’s postgame coverage for The Finals averaged a record 258,000 viewers for the seven-game Cavaliers/Warriors series.

NBA Digital Delivers Record Breaking Finals Streaming

The 2016 NBA Finals delivered by NBA Digital provided record-setting numbers across all platforms. The extensive NBA and Turner Sports coverage of the NBA Finals delivered a record 1.4 billion videos around the world between the NBA.com web site and NBA App, surpassing last season’s record set during the Finals. Basketball sport content published via NBA TV, NBA on TNT and NBA.com’s Facebook and Twitter accounts generated a record one billion social media million impressions for this year’s NBA Finals, up 68% over last year’s previous high. During Sunday’s Game 7 postgame press conferences, there were a total of 4...

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Current State Of The Thriving Fantasy Sports Industry

Incidence of Fantasy Sports Participation.

Incidence of Fantasy Sports Participation.

Fantasy sports growth in North America during 2016 increased to around 57.4 million mostly young male players according to new research by Ipsos Public Affairs in Canada on behalf of the Fantasy Sports Trade Association (FSTA) located in New York. Since the study covering both traditional and daily fantasy began in 2013, the boom in fantasy participation peaked in 2015 and then grew this year by an almost 1% increase making the new tally the highest in the history of the limited study. The Sports Techie community blog welcomed the opportunity to peruse the information shared yesterday with the 2016 FSTA Summer Conference in New York City...

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WinView Leads Second Screen TV Market Because Of Patents, Investments and Board

Could this be the killer app that generates live sports gaming advertising dollars, takes down daily fantasy sports and forever changes second screen behavior?

Could this be the killer app that generates live sports gaming advertising dollars, takes down daily fantasy sports and forever changes second screen behavior?

WinView raised a partial close of a $3.4 million Series A round of equity financing to allow the company to further corner the synchronized two-screen TV market as well as continue to push their live television play along, digital fan experience. The Silicon Valley-based sports technology business is focused on delivering free mobile two-screen synchronized televised sports games for prizes in the U.S...

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NeuLion Adds Saffron Digital To OTT Services Portfolio

NeuLion Adds Saffron Digital To OTT Services Portfolio

NeuLion Adds Saffron Digital Company To OTT Services Portfolio - Sports Techie Blog.

NeuLion Adds Saffron Digital Company To OTT Services Portfolio – Sports Techie Blog.

NeuLion acquired Saffron Digital, a leading provider of next-generation entertainment digital OTT services. This business move instantaneously creates an online video powerhouse for OTT delivery of live sports, movie, and TV content globally. The Sports Techie community blog is happy to share news about the business transaction that creates an online video powerhouse perfectly positioned to take full advantage of accelerating adoption of live and on-demand streaming...

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