2017 was the year in which OTT video became a demonstrably mainstream platform as viewership of its services extended into a majority of US homes for the first time. David Walmsley sets the scene in the first part of our in-depth report into the state of the growing sector of OTT broadcasting.
Facebook's decision to prioritise 'meaningful social interactions' over throwaway content in changes to its news feed algorithm will have significant implications for rights holders. Adam Nelson looks at how the sports ecosystem can adapt.
The NFL has held talks with social media website Facebook to establish a partnership designed to enhance interaction with the American football league's supporter base, according to New England Patriots president Jonathan Kraft.
Leaders has announced that senior executives from the BBC, Facebook, Bleacher Report and Major League Gaming will speak at the seventh edition of the Leaders Sport Business Summit, which takes place on October 8-9 in London.
Social networking website Facebook has appointed Dan Reed, president of the National Basketball Association’s Development League, as its head of global sports partnerships.
Social networking websites Facebook and Twitter have claimed user landmarks from the 2014 Fifa World Cup, which concluded in Brazil on Sunday.
Football’s 2014 Fifa World Cup has claimed a new record by becoming the most talked-about event in the history of social networking platform Facebook.