Recent Posts by Brandon Costa, Director of Digital

Live from CES 2020: Super Bowl LIV will be the first to offer 5G in-venue connectivity to fans

With selected US cities beginning to install 5G infrastructure, one of the logical places for the next generation of mobile connectivity to gain early traction is in professional sports venues. The NFL, through its partnership with Verizon, is committed to staying out in front of this revolutionary trend. As of now, 5G capabilities are currently […]  More

ESports Production Summit: The key factors defining the breakout era for live eSports production

As eSports rises in prominence as a live-sports property, the most common question from broadcasters — especially those accustomed to a traditional sports environment — is what are the differences between broadcasting a virtual sports event and a physical one? Sure, an eSports event feels more like a rock concert than, say, a baseball game, […]  More

DreamHack Open CS:GO tournament streamed live via 5G

The Swedish esports production company DreamHack and AT&T made a little history during the Dreamhack Atlanta esports event last weekend. During the festival, a DreamHack Open CS:GO tournament was played onsite and streamed live utilising 5G workflows, making it the first 5G-enabled live coverage of an esports event in North America. Using 5G, the DreamHack […]  More

DAZN to deliver more original content to Snapchat

Continuing to expand its digital content portfolio, DAZN has struck a partnership with popular social media app Snapchat to deliver custom video to its Discover page. As part of the partnership, DAZN will produce two new shows that surround some of the streaming company’s exclusive boxing events. It will also heavily program its Our Story […]  More

PGA Tour and NBC Sports will live stream every single shot of The Players Championship in 2020

The live streaming of golf will reach another significant milestone in 2020 as the PGA Tour announced that it would offer live video coverage of every single shot from every single player during next year’s The Players Championship, which will be held at TPC Sawgrass on 12-15 March. It will mark the first time that […]  More