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P&G Launches New Olympic Games Film: ‘Love Over Bias’

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Marking 100 days until the Opening Ceremony of the Olympic Winter Games PyeongChang 2018, Procter & Gamble (NYSE: PG), a Worldwide Olympic Partner today unveiled “Love Over Bias,” the newest installment of its award-winning “Thank You, Mom” campaign. The film imagines what the world could be if we all saw ...

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As Olympics Approach, Who Are The Athetes Engaging The Best?

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We are now LESS than 100 Days to the start of the Winter Olympics, so it is interesting to see as brands engage who are the athletes who are making the difference in their social space. Some casual fans are bemoaning the lack of NHL stars at the Games, but ...

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RIDE TV Gallops On To Sling TV

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Ride Television Network, Inc., (RIDE TV) today announced the launch of RIDE TV on Sling TV. RIDE TV is now available to Sling Orange customers and Sling Blue customers who subscribe to “Heartland Extra,” which provides the best of outdoor sporting, rural lifestyle, and wholesome family entertainment. Today’s launch on ...

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Sportsfix Streams Live and OnDemand Sports Across Asia Powered by Brightcove Video Platform

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Brightcove Inc. (NASDAQ: BCOV), the leading global provider of cloud services for video, today announced that Sportsfix, the new ASEAN sports-focused OTT platform, has selected the Brightcove Live platform to deliver premier live and VOD local sports content across the region. Launched in July 2017, SportsFix features mainly live but also ...

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WWE® and SPORT TV Announce Multi-Year Agreement to Televise Raw® and SmackDown® in Portugal

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WWE (NYSE: WWE) and SPORT TV, Portugal’s premier sports broadcaster, today announced a new multi-year agreement to broadcast WWE’s flagship programs Raw® and SmackDown®starting next Tuesday, October 31. SPORT TV channel SPORT.TV5 will offer complete versions of Raw andSmackDown, with Raw airing at 7 p.m. on Tuesdays and SmackDownairing at 7 p.m. on Wednesdays. In addition, SPORT.TV+ will ...

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Celestial Baseball Association Signs Director Foster Corder for ‘Old Timers Day’ Film Release

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What if God and the Devil were to draft their own major league baseball teams with the greatest players, living and dead, and the fate of mankind was contingent on whose team won?  The Celestial Baseball Association (CBA) plans to take that storyline and ‘knock it out the park’ with the announcement ...

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Eight Frick Award Finalists Announced

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Eight of the National Pastime’s most recognizable and honored voices have been named as the finalists for the 2018 Ford C. Frick Award, presented annually for excellence in baseball broadcasting by the National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum. The eight finalists for the 2018 Frick Award are: Buddy Blattner, Joe ...

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Two Media Disruptors Form Deal To Bring Snackable Custom Sports To Your Device

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As we get more and more into the business of disruption in media, two companies hell bent on figuring out the disruptive model for properties big and small are forming a partnership that will be able to deliver custom, snackable bites of content to you anywhere any time, almost in ...

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ABC’s Shark Tank Sunday, October 22: Two Landscape Architects to Pitch Human Bobber Floatation Aids for On-the-Water Fun

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The inventors of the Human Bobber line of multipurpose personal flotation devices will make their national television debut Sunday at 9 p.m. ET/PT on ABC’s Shark Tank. Florida-based Justin Rietema, 34, and Doug Schultz, 38, will pitch the Sharks on the Bottoms Up, a dual-purpose life vest that can be ...

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Trailblazing Female Athletes and Coaches Celebrated at Women’s Sports Foundation’s 38th Annual Salute to Women in Sports

The Women's Sports Foundation's 38th Annual Salute To Women in Sports Awards Gala on October 18, 2017 in New York City. Photo by Nicholas Hunt/Getty Images for Women's Sports Foundation (PRNewsfoto/Women's Sports Foundation)

On Wednesday night, the Women’s Sports Foundation (WSF)—the leading authority on the participation of women and girls in athletics — hosted the biggest night in women’s sports at its 38thAnnual Salute to Women in Sports awards gala at Cipriani Wall Street in New York City. WSF Founder Billie Jean King and WSF President Grete Eliassen were among ...

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