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Eric Fisher

Eric Fisher covers baseball and digital media for SportsBusiness Journal/Daily.

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MLBAM At Bat Mobile App To Be Available On Dashboard Touchscreens In Some Cars

Published in SportsBusiness Daily on 05 / 29 / 15

MLBAM will have a sharply heightened presence in cars through the introduction of support for Google’s Android Auto and Apple’s CarPlay, which each deliver digital services inside of vehicles. Chevrolet and Hyundai are among the first auto manufacturers to take advantage of both platform...

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02/03/14
SportsBusiness Journal: Comcast's X1 gets Sochi streaming

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