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RSNs Push MLB For Local Streaming Rights As Concerns Grow About Mobile Viewers03 / 07 / 14
RSNs across the U.S. are "pressing Major League Baseball to get the rights to stream local games to portable devices," according to Josh Kosman of the N.Y. POST. Baseball fans "can't watch live games on their tablets or smartphones outside their home, and the RSNs fear they could be losing viewers w...
NBC has launched a digital network that will "develop, package, promote, market and distribute" products using NBC video programming for CD-ROM, according to Thomas Tyrer in the current issue of ELECT
Sony Corp. will begin selling "turkey-tray shaped" mini satellite dishes next month, joining Thomson Consumer Electronic''s RCA in the market. The prices of Sony''s three dishes will range between $75
Fallout continues from the FCC''s ruling that Fox iwll not have to restructire its U.S. station holdings despite News Corp.''s foreign ownership. Through a "combination of tenacity and timing," News C
In Atlanta, Prentis Rogers examines Fox''s first year coverage of the NHL and the network and league hopes for this year''s playoffs. Rogers writes, "If playoff numbers show an increase, and the prime
The match-up of the Bulls and Magic in the NBA playoffs'' second round was the focus of much media attention over the weekend, especially after the Hornets'' Alonzo Mourning criticized the officiating
The NHL is expected to announce today that it has signed a deal with CBS/Fox Home Video to market and distribute NHL home video products. The league has also signed Mennen to a multi- year sponsorship
In Atlanta, Prentis Rogers writes that despite all the "splendid variety" of sports programming this weekend, "this will still be considered Derby weekend." However, the Kentucky Derby has not pulled
News Corp. Chair Rupert Murdoch "won a big victory" yesterday when the FCC admitted that his company was in violation of foreign ownership laws, but "gave it a clear road map to getting an exception t
Raycom Inc. is negotiating a partnership with Liberty Sports, according to Erik Spanberg in the upcoming issue of the Charlotte BUSINESS JOURNAL. The deal would give Liberty Sports controlling interes
Four months after the debut of The Golf Channel, the BOSTON GLOBE''s Jack Craig writes that "almost no one can find it on the tube. Cable systems have failed to pick up the channel, which proposed a r