How the NBA can help VR on its route to the mainstream

VR will face some problems breaking into the mainstream, but with organisations like the NBA embracing tech so wholeheartedly, they’ll have a much easier time.

In order to break into the mainstream VR needs to define what it is

Do we need a new way of thinking about what emerging technologies can bring to the world?

Talking VR & AR at Salford University with Liverpool FC, Sportego and Mi Hiepa

We look forward to this month’s #DSManchester event on VR and AR at the University of Salford’s MediaCity campus – featuring Liverpool FC, Sportego, Mi Hiepa and a whole host of VR experiences!

Hot Topics: The Olympic Social, Fan-led Instagram and the Rise of Club Content

How digital content relates to fans was the main theme of this week as Instagram, the Winter Olympics and the Six Nations take centre stage.

AS Roma and Chelsea show the return of the Champions League is a good time for innovation

Roma pay tribute to Edin Dzeko ahead of Champions League tie and hype fans up for a big night.

In order to break into the mainstream VR needs to define what it is

Do we need a new way of thinking about what emerging technologies can bring to the world?

How social media in sport is becoming more interactive

The latest trend in social media fan engagement appears to be fan takeovers on social media. Is interactive content the new way forward?

Eurosport’s The Cube could be the biggest innovation of this Winter Olympics

Every Olympic Games is the birthplace of one new tech innovation: this year’s big breakthrough might be Eurosport’s The Cube.

Tech companies race for NFL streaming rights as OTT complements linear TV

NFL’s search for a tech company to broadcast Thursday night rights shows the power of live sport to the internet age.

SN&CK Media continues to grow with investment into Vital Football

Snack Media continues to grow, adding Vital Football to their network of over 300 football websites.

AS Roma and Chelsea show the return of the Champions League is a good time for innovation

Roma pay tribute to Edin Dzeko ahead of Champions League tie and hype fans up for a big night.

Newly-launched World Baseball Softball Confederation Europe signs first partnership with Sportradar OTT

The newly formed World Baseball Softball Confederation Europe (WBSC Europe) has today announced the signing of Sportradar as its inaugural partner and service provider.

Tough Mudder and the romanticism of a global event with local flavours

Tough Mudder is a worldwide phenomenon, and part of what makes it so popular is its ability to marry a global community with local flavours.

Podcast: A pro’s advice to those starting their own live streams

On this week’s Digital Sport Insider podcast, we take a look at some of the most interesting issues in the burgeoning topic of live-streaming.

Arsenal’s Tom Hines on club generated content and innovation

When innovation catches up with the ideas, we might have a new era for club content on our hands.

Talking VR & AR at Salford University with Liverpool FC, Sportego and Mi Hiepa

We look forward to this month’s #DSManchester event on VR and AR at the University of Salford’s MediaCity campus – featuring Liverpool FC, Sportego, Mi Hiepa and a whole host of VR experiences!

What we learned about the future of VR from February’s #DSLondon

What we learned from February’s #DSLondon event on the future of Virtual Reality.

Are we going OTT about OTT? What we learned from Digital Sport Manchester

What you need to know about live streaming but were too afraid to ask.