Riot Games, BAM Tech near groundbreaking deal to stream League Of Legends

MLBAM's BAM Tech subsidiary is nearing a deal with Riot Games to stream League of Legends competitions and support Riot’s product development, according to sources, a groundbreaking partnership that gives BAM Tech an entry into competitive video gaming .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 22nd, 2016

​BAMTech signs $300 million deal for streaming, tech rights to Riot Games" League of Legends

MLBAM’s BAMTech subsidiary has signed a deal worth at least $300 million with Riot Games for streaming, sales and tech development rights to League of Legends, a groundbreaking arrangement that will remake the economics of one of the world’s most popu.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 16th, 2016

With over 100 million monthly players, this is officially the biggest game in the world

Ben Gilbert / Tech Insider"League of Legends" is officially the biggest game in the world, boasting a staggering 100 million monthly active users, according to an interview with the game's creators on Polygon. Made by Riot Games, "League of Legends" is cl.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderSep 13th, 2016

Go To College, Play Video Games. E-Sports Make A Play For The Big Ten

There's no prize money involved, although League of Legends maker Riot Games offers scholarships for the e-sports teams at Ohio State and compet.....»»

Category: topSource: nprFeb 23rd, 2017

Facebook will live-stream Mexican soccer in deal with Univision

(Bloomberg) -- Facebook Inc. is adding live games from Mexico’s top soccer league to its growing streaming sports portfolio......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralFeb 13th, 2017

Disney and MLB purchase streaming rights for "League of Legends"

The rising popularity (and profitability) of esports is getting hard to ignore, so now more major companies are going in big. League of Legends developer Riot Games has sold its streaming rights to BAMTech, a digital media company created by Major League .....»»

Category: topSource: yahooDec 16th, 2016

MLB Unit to Partner With "League of Legends" to Stream Videogaming

Major League Baseball’s streaming-technology unit is looking to break into the hot arena of competitive videogaming by partnering with the creator of one of the world’s most popular computer games......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjDec 16th, 2016

What Happens When Millions of People Play the Same Video Game at the Same Time

Watch Riot Games host the world championship semi-finals of League of Legends in New York last October......»»

Category: topSource: incNov 29th, 2016

Twitter Vs. CBS: Alternatives For Thursday Night Football Advertisers

Twitter has successfully live streamed the first four Thursday Night Football games to date as part of its $10 million deal with the National Football League to stream all ten TNF games this season. The response from fans and commentators has been extreme.....»»

Category: topSource: forbesOct 10th, 2016

The World’s Most Popular Online Videogame Now Has 100 Million Players

Every month The world’s most popular online videogame has joined the triple-digit club. More than 100 million people now play League of Legends every month, the co-founders of developer Riot Games told reporters this week. That’s as many m.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneSep 14th, 2016

Riot Games Reveals "League of Legends" Has 100 Million Monthly Players

League of Legends has not released an official player count in a long time, but new numbers show that the game is still on top of the world. League of Legends has not released an official player count in a long time, but new numbers show that the ga.....»»

Category: topSource: forbesSep 13th, 2016

Mobileye deal to fuel investment in late-stage Israeli start-ups

TEL AVIV (Reuters) - Intel's $15.3 billion acquisition of Mobileye has catapulted Israeli hi-tech into the global league, and is likely to stimulate investment in the sector's other late-stage startups, where funds are most needed......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMar 22nd, 2017

Facebook In Talks With MLB To Live-Stream One Game A Week [REPORT]

Facebook is reportedly in talks to stream Major League Baseball games, according to Bloomberg, which cites a person familiar with the matter. .....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkFeb 22nd, 2017

Facebook reportedly in talks to livestream MLB games

Facebook is reportedly negotiating with Major League Baseball around a deal that would livestream one game per week on the social network during this upcoming season, Reuters reports. It’s still unclear which games would be livestreamed, and how.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 22nd, 2017

Facebook may stream some MLB games this season

Facebook Inc. is in discussions with Major League Baseball to stream some games in the upcoming season, according to reports from Bloomberg and Reuters citing peop.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchFeb 22nd, 2017

Facebook (FB) to Collaborate with MLB for Live Streaming?

Per media reports, Facebook Inc. (FB) is in talks with Major League Baseball (MLB) to live stream games on its platform. Per media reports, Facebook Inc. FB is in talks with Major League Baseball (MLB) to live stream games on its.....»»

Category: topSource: zacksFeb 22nd, 2017

Facebook and MLB in Talks to Live Stream Baseball Games This Season

The social media is making a pitch for more live sports content. Facebook is in talks with Major League Baseball to live stream one game per week during the upcoming season, which could be a key win as the social media platform works to offer mo.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneFeb 21st, 2017

Facebook in talks to stream Major League Baseball games: report

Facebook Inc. is in discussions with Major League Baseball to air one game a week on its social network, Reuters reported Tuesd.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchFeb 21st, 2017

New York Mets Join Majority Of MLB Teams That Will Stream Games In-Market

With SNY reaching a deal to stream games to authentic.....»»

Category: topSource: forbesFeb 1st, 2017

CBS All Access Secures Rights to Stream NFL Games

CBS has landed the rights to stream National Football League games on its stand-alone digital platform CBS All Access, the broadcaster said Thursday......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjDec 1st, 2016

CBS signs deal to carry NFL games on web-streaming service

CBS Corp. said it obtained rights to carry National Football League games on its CBS All Access streaming service, allowing the most-watched U.S. TV network to offer its most popular programming... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkDec 1st, 2016