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Twitter Hopes Streaming Sports Deals Help User/Ad Sales Numbers After Disappointing Q2Published in SportsBusiness Daily on 07 / 27 / 16
Wall Street late yesterday deepened its long-running skepticism of Twitter, sending shares down in after-hours trading after the S.F.-based company posted another round of disappointing earnings for Q2. Twitter said it has grown to 313 million monthly active users, up 3% year-over-year and up from 3...
Philadelphia''s Comcast SportsNet (CSN) has "moved to the top of the leaders'' board" for sports programming in the Philadelphia market in only its second full season, according to Christopher Hepp of
The following lists final Nielsen ratings from select sports events during the weekend of March 27-28 (THE DAILY). EVENT DATE NET TIME RAT/SHR NASCAR: Coca-Cola 300 (delay) 27-Mar CBS 3:45-4:15pm 2.0/
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ESPN will provide cable operator affils two additional local 30-second advertising spots during each hour of "SportsCenter." The additional spots, along with the two minutes per hour of local inventor
THE TRADITION CONTINUES: While USA Network begins live coverage of The Masters today with first-round coverage starting at 4:00pm ET, the "annual question of why the Augusta National Golf Club doesn''
RADIO FREE ONTARIO: In Ottawa, Barre Campbell reported that Ottawa''s CFRA radio has "pulled the plug" on its Expos game coverage, citing "scheduling conflicts" with the station''s Senators coverage a
The NCAA''s Finalfour.net, a joint venture between Host Communications, Total Sports and NCAA Online, set all-time records during its NCAA basketball tournament coverage with 153,491,811 hits, 81,582,
NBC and S.F.-based Quokka Sports announced plans to jointly produce a new Web site, titled "America''s Olympic Network," which will serve as a supplement to NBC''s broadcast and cable coverage of the
As browsers get set to monitor coverage of The Masters online, IBM returns to produce the event''s official Web site at www.masters.org. The site will feature real-time scoring and offers player inter
Internet companies "are turning to offline sports sponsorships for valuable brand exposure," according to Patricia Riedman of AD AGE. Collegiate Professional Basketball League Founder Paul McMann expe
TV TIME OUT: USA TODAY''s Rudy Martzke writes that the "biggest upset" of the NBA season has been in TV ratings, as Turner''s 1.8 combined rating for TBS/TNT games represents a 6% cable increase. The