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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...
NASCAR Online "has been one of the Web''s most successful sports sites," according to David Sweet of the WALL STREET JOURNAL. Produced by Disney''s ESPN Internet Group, the NASCAR site is the company'
Fox Sports Net and the Official All Star Cafe have joined forces around the production of the daily FSN sports talk show "The Last Word." Beginning Monday, August 3, "The Last Word," with host Jim Rom
TV ratings for the Goodwill Games "continue to be stronger than four years ago," according to Steve Zipay of NEWSDAY. After three nights of coverage, TBS is up 33% over the 1.2 average rating from the
AT THE EYE: THE NEW YORKER''s Ken Auletta profiles CBS President & COO Mel Karmazin under the header, "The Invisible Manager." When asked whether CBS has "too much invested in over-the-air broadcastin
Getting approval from Michael Jordan for a planned Fox Family Channel biopic "has been anything but a slam dunk," according to the HOLLYWOOD REPORTER. Fox "got stuffed" by a statement issued by Jordan
HBO''s broadcast of Roy Jones Jr.''s victory over Lou Del Valle on Saturday night earned an 11.6/23 rating for homes that receive the network. Jones'' previous HBO fight on April 25 earned a 10.1 rati
The N.Y. Daily News "took the bizarre step of attacking" its sports columnist, Mike Lupica, yesterday on its editorial page, according to "Page Six"''s Richard Johnson of the N.Y. POST. The bottom of
The regional sports business is "starting to see some improvement" in local MLB ratings, according to Freeman & Cooper of MEDIAWEEK, who report that of 27 RSNs affiliated with FSN, 17 are posting MLB
THE CURSE OF THE BAMBINO? ESPN''s "Outside The Lines: Babe Ruth''s Larger Than Life Legacy" premieres tonight at 7:30pm ET. In Baltimore, Milton Kent writes that the show "doesn''t do the great Bambin
Ratings for last month''s X Games on ESPN averaged a .8, down from the 1.0 average the event posted in ''97, according to Scott Hettrick of the HOLLYWOOD REPORTER. X Games telecasts on ESPN2 dropped f