Tag Archives: livestream

Red Bee Delivers Netherlands Biggest Livestream Ever for ‘Friends of Amstel’

Vrienden van Amstel (Friends of Amstel) was held as a digital event for the first time in its 23-year-old history on Jan. 16. Participation surpassed all expectations, with an esti... More

Red Bee Delivers Netherlands Biggest Livestream Ever for ‘Friends of Amstel’

Vrienden van Amstel (Friends of Amstel) was held as a digital event for the first time in its 23-year-old history on Jan. 16. Participation surpassed all expectations, with an esti... More

AWS, Dolby Help Spiritland Productions Livestream Dynamic Sonic Concerts

UK-based Spiritland Productions has experienced a surge in demand for its services and developed a unique workflow built on AWS and Dolby technologies to enhance the virtual concer... More

Consumer Interest in Paid Livestreams Surging (Billboard)

While artists have been diversifying their methods of direct-to-fan engagement, fans are now responding with increased interest, opening their wallets as their favorite artists con... More

Good News for Livestreams: Half of Music Fans Want Virtual Concerts (Billboard)

While COVID-19 has largely shut down the touring industry since March, the last seven months have given way to innovation with livestream concerts rising in prominence. And the imp... More

Amazon Music App Now Lets Artists Live-Stream From Twitch Accounts (Variety)

Amazon Music is letting artists deliver live concerts and other live-streaming sessions from Twitch directly in the Amazon Music mobile app — giving them a new way to reach fans ... More

F1 to Stream Nürburgring Return for Free on YouTube (DTE)

YouTube will livestream the Eifel Formula 1 Grand Prix from the Nürburgring in Germany. The video platform has announced a deal with the leading motorsport competition to broadcas... More

AWS Debuts Amazon Interactive Video Service (MESA)

Amazon Web Services announced the general availability of Amazon Interactive Video Service (Amazon IVS), a new fully managed service that makes it easy to set up live, interactive ... More

Adidas, Twitter Teaming Up to Livestream High School Football (Adweek)

Adidas and Twitter are teaming up on Friday Night Stripes, a slate of eight livestreamed high-school-football games featuring nationally ranked teams. The games will be available t... More

From Fewer Ads to Its First Livestream, NBC Shakes Up Its Winter Olympics Opening Ceremony (Adweek)

The last time NBC aired an Olympics opening ceremony, during the 2016 Summer Games in Rio, the telecast sparked a social media firestorm. Viewers objected to what seemed to be an o... More

Instagram Will Let You Invite Friends Onto Your Livestream (CNET)

Instagram is looking to make live videos a lot more chatty by letting broadcasters add a guest to a livestream. The feature, announced Tuesday, will let people using it add someone... More

Twitter Inks Live Stream Deals for Wimbledon, Comic-Con Coverage (TechCrunch)

Twitter is continuing to grow its live streaming business, with a series of new deals announced over the past week or so, including a partnership that will bring live streams from ... More

Snickers to Air the First Live Super Bowl Ad, Following a 36-Hour Livestream From the Set (Adweek)

Snickers, a fan favorite with its Super Bowl spots over the past decade, is upping the ante for 2017 by planning the first live commercial ever to air on the big game. The 30-secon... More

Millions Watch Second Presidential Debate on Illegal Streams (Forbes)

TV viewership for the second presidential debate between Secretary Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump was lower than for the first one, when 84 million viewers tuned in. But it ma... More

Azure is Ready for Olympic-size Livestream Events (Microsoft Blog)

Much like the athletes who competed in the Rio Olympics, our robust team of Microsoft Azure engineers have been hard at work preparing for the Games since the Sochi Winter Games ca... More

eSports Creeping Beyond Livestreams and Onto TV Networks (Mashable)

Like Evo tournaments of years past, hundreds of thousands of viewers watched the action unfold live online on Twitch. Unlike Evos of years past, the Street Fighter championships al... More

How the 2016 RNC and DNC May Go Down in History as ‘the Livestream Conventions’ (Adweek)

The 2016 national political conventions stand to be the most broadcasted, most consumed, most shared conventions of all time. But that may have less to do with the candidates and m... More

Fox Launches Prime-Time Live-Stream of Its Shows (LA Times)

So you think you can live-stream Fox shows? Well, you’re right: You now can. The television network announced Monday that is launching live-streaming of its prime time programmin... More

Twitter Will Live-Stream the Democratic, Republican National Conventions Thanks to a New Deal with CBS (Recode)

Twitter has struck a deal with CBS to stream both the Democratic and Republican National Conventions later this month, the company announced Monday. That means Twitter has permissi... More

Twitter Debuts Livestreaming With High Definition Broadcast of Wimbledon (Adweek)

Twitter today is providing a glimpse into what kind of TV-like platform it could be for sports fans, one of its most-loyal user bases. The social media network's livestreaming of W... More