Digital News Daily: Twitter To Air Live-Streamed World Cup Show Produced By Fox Sports

Twitter continues to ramp up its live video content developed by premium publishers and media companies. The latest addition to the fold? Fox Sports, which will produce a 30-minute live daily show for Twitter of its coverage of the World Cup.

Source: Digital News Daily: Twitter To Air Live-Streamed World Cup Show Produced By Fox Sports

Digital News Daily: NBC To Stream Olympics Video In Virtual Reality

The VR video content, powered by Intel TrueVR, will be available to users of Windows, Samsung and Google VR headsets, and for Android and iOS devices through the NBC Sports VR app. It will be the first time VR content is produced for the winter games, and the first time any VR Olympics content will stream live.

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European Parliament Votes Against ‘Country Of Origin’ Proposals

European film and TV producers and distributors along with the major Hollywood studios will be breathing a sigh of relief after it emerged that the European Parliament voted to reject plans that would have likely abolished territory-by-territory sales of TV series and movies.

Source: Film & TV Firms To Breathe Easier: European Parliament Votes Against ‘Country Of Origin’ Proposals