There are some consumers out there who don't understand why there is such a fuss made about net neutrality. These are the Obama-era rules that prevented carriers and ISPs from picking out specific streams of content for special treatment. For example, without net neutrality, carriers/ISPs could get paid to carry some of this content over special "fast lanes," and could decide … [Read more...] about YouTube, Netflix and the NBC Sports app are the content streamers throttled the most in the U.S.
NBC has brought its sports app to PlayStation 4, which is splendid news for gamers who are also mad about soccer. There's a certain convenience in playing Fortnite and being able to switch over to a live sports stream. Of course, NBC Sports already has apps on a number of platforms, such as Windows, Roku, Chromecast and mobile. The free app has already hosted a number of sports … [Read more...] about NBC Sports brings World Cup streams to PlayStation 4
By Chuck Barney | [email protected] | Bay Area News Group PUBLISHED: April 26, 2018 at 4:33 pm | UPDATED: April 27, 2018 at 3:07 am Fallon Smith is outta here. Smith spent five years as the Raiders reporter and a sports anchor at CSN Bay Area and CSN California, but the cable network recently chose not to renew her contract. Smith, known for her enthusiastic … [Read more...] about Fallon Smith out at NBC Sports Bay Area
The Super Bowl, one of TV's biggest events of the year, is happening again Sunday. But Rick Cordella won't really be watching. As the head of NBC Sports Digital, Cordella will lead his team in streaming 11 hours of the big game and related coverage -- and they have to make sure it all goes smoothly. He's not taking any chances. This year, he's prepared 19 backup feeds. … [Read more...] about NBC’s Super Bowl goal: A glitch-free live stream
January 11, 2018 - Written By Daniel Golightly Owners of a wide variety of virtual reality (VR) headsets will be happy to learn that when the 2018 Winter Olympics kick off next month in PyeongChang, South Korea, they may be able to get front-row seats. That’s because NBC will reportedly be broadcasting the first-ever live coverage of the games in VR via its NBC Sports … [Read more...] about NBC To Stream 2018 Winter Olympics Live In VR