Sports


Thuuz Sports launches on Google Glass

Mobile and connected TV sports service Thuuz is launching a version of its app on Google Glass – the search giant’s web-connected glasses product.  Thuuz said the new service is designed to alert Glass owners to trending games in their favourite sports as well as score updates for specific teams. “Today there’s an abundance of […]

Perform renews Premier League web clip deal

Digital sports media firm Perform has renewed its deal with the Premier League to produce and distribute football clips and highlights for the web and mobile devices. The three-year global licensing deal will see Perform produce “near-live” highlights, previews and round-up clip packages, as well as a white label mobile and tablet app. Perform will […]

Sky to offer day of free sport

BskyB has announced that it will offer live coverage from the first day of this year’s Premier League football season for free, as competition heats up with its new sports rival BT. Sky said that programmes from Sky Sports 1 will replace the regular programming on Sky 2 – which is available on Sky and […]

Ofcom backs Sky in sports ad dispute

UK regulator Ofcom has ruled that BSkyB has not breached its broadcast code in refusing to carry ads for BT’s new rival sports channels.  Following a complaint lodged by BT earlier this year, Ofcom said today that Sky was not in breach of its code on the prevention of undue discrimination between broadcast advertisers. In […]