Super Bowl


Fox taps Verizon Media to stream Super Bowl in UHD HDR for first time

Verizon Media is to deliver this weekend’s US Super Bowl LIV in UHD HDR streaming for the first time. Verizon’s Media’s streaming workflow and delivery technology will support the streaming of the Super Bowl on the Fox Sports app, the Fox Now and the Yahoo Sports mobile app to bring UHD HDR coverage of the […]

Super Bowl sets social records

Sunday’s Super Bowl drove the highest level of conversation on Facebook and more Tweets than any previous Super Bowl bout.  The American Football fixture, which this year saw the New England Patriots beat the Seattle Seahawks by 28 to 24 to become NFL champions, drove more than 265 million posts, comments and likes on Facebook. […]

Super Bowl generates 1.8 billion Twitter TV impressions

Sunday’s Super Bowl generated 1.8 billion Twitter TV impressions, reaching a unique audience of 15.3 million people, according to Nielsen stats. The research firm’s social TV analytics division, Nielsen SocialGuide, said that Twitter activity peaked at 10:00 pm when the Seattle Seahawks beat the Denver Broncos, with a total of 301,400 Tweets sent during the […]

IMG uses RRsat for SuperBowl

Sports media specialist IMG has used Israel-based RRsat to distribute coverage of Sunday’s American Football Super Bowl XLVIII to Europe. IMG has the European contract for distribution with the National Football League and has contracted with RRsat to deliver NFL live games and programming to Europe for the 2012-13, 2013- 14, 2014-15 NFL seasons. The […]