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First 24-hour eSports Channel to Launch in Canada

Strategic deal between Canada’s Super Channel & global broadcaster GINX eSportsTV will bring the world of competitive video games and live tournament coverage to television and on-demand audiences. LONDON & EDMONTON, Canada (Feb 15, 2017) – Premium Canadian broadcaster Super Channel and leading

A new Hulu takes shape

By Joseph Williams OTT is growing up. Netflix Inc. has long led the way in monetizing video on demand, and many OTT companies have tried to recreate its recipe. But the first way to profit is never the only way

Comcast, Netflix pushed into awkward embrace

By Joseph Williams While Netflix has struck deals with several telecommunications companies to streamline access to its service, until recently, the largest cable MSO in the country had avoided embracing the digital video giant. Industry observers said Comcast’s new willingness

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eSports: The Next Big Thing in Digital Entertainment

Northern Arena Event Unites Pro-Gaming Players & Fans The Canadian League of Gamers, the company behind Northern Arena, a world-class eSports competition for professional gamers, has named Bell the League’s Title Sponsor for 2016.

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ESports: Come for the Superstars, Stay for the Digital Innovation

By: Catherine Warren Keen to keep your digital strategy up to date? Look no further than eSports for inspiration! Watching other people play video games might seem like the definition of passive viewing. But eSports is where the action is

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Machinima partners with Amazon in an SVOD Pact

Machinima is coming to Amazon Prime Video as an add-on subscription service — the latest move by the digital programmer centered on fandom and gamer culture to diversify revenue beyond YouTube. In addition, Machinima reached a deal with British satcaster Sky, under which Machinima content

The Equivalent of a $5 Million Super Bowl Ad in Digital Media

By: Shareen Pathak Every year, marketing pundit-types ask themselves the question: “Is the Super Bowl worth it?” And when the price tag is $5 million for 30-seconds of airtime, it’s a pretty good question — especially when you begin wondering what you

CNET Links Its Videos and Social Teams

As publishers look beyond YouTube and Facebook to distribute their videos, they’re recognizing that their video and social teams can no longer operate in silos. Case in point is CNET, which is adjusting its editorial structure accordingly. CNET has taken an integrated approach

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eSports: The Next Big Thing in Digital Entertainment

Northern Arena Event Unites Pro-Gaming Players & Fans The Canadian League of Gamers, the company behind Northern Arena, a world-class eSports competition for professional gamers, has named Bell the League’s Title Sponsor for 2016.

Canadian League of Gamers announces Bell as Title Sponsor for Northern Arena, the first professional eSports League in Canada

For Immediate Release Toronto, ON, July 21,2016 – The Canadian League of Gamers, the company behind Northern Arena, a world-class eSports competition for professional gamers, has named Bell the League’s Title Sponsor for 2016. The marketing partnership includes provision of

Canadian League of Gamers announces Northern Arena, the first professional eSports League in Canada

Strategic partnerships with Fan Expo and Vantrix to include events in Montreal, Toronto and Vancouver for professional video gamers and game fans TORONTO, May 19, 2016 /CNW/ – The Canadian League of Gamers (CLG) is pleased to announce the launch