In the Middle East, the 2014 FIFA World Cup will overlap with Ramadan, the Muslim holy fasting month and consequently the biggest time of the year for broadcasters, when big-budget skeins and soaps…
Andrew Wilson has a new game to play: CEO of Electronic Arts, the industry’s second largest videogame publisher. The exec doesn’t have too far to move. To fill the post that’s been vacant since…
Microsoft has released the full list of 23 games that will launch with the Xbox One this fall. As expected, the titles will include tentpoles like Microsoft Studios’ “Ryse: Son of Rome,” Activision’s…
Univision scored a rare primetime victory over its English-language competitors last week, as a key soccer match combined with the net’s original telenovelas for a demo victory. The Spanish-language…
Soccer legend Pele is headed for the big screen with Imagine Entertainment and Seine Pictures going into production in August on a coming of age story. Pele is also headed to Cannes next week…
Tuesday night’s FIFA World Cup qualifying match between Mexico and the Unites States averaged a big 7 million combined viewers on ESPN and Spanish-language broadcaster UniMas. According to Nielsen…
Stats from FIFA.com, the website of the international soccer org that runs the tournament, confirm that digital viewing is building fast on computers and mobile devices, including smartphones.
Johannesburg World soccer's governing body is hoping to use the 2010 World Cup tournament, which began in South Africa on June 11, to give African broadcasters a boost in covering sports events.
The next FIFA World Cup tourney is three years away but that hasn't stopped soccer fever mounting in South Africa, host of the 2010 event, where commercial broadcaster e.tv is bowing a primetime…
TV Globo has bought exclusive rights for Brazil for FIFA's soccer World Cup tourneys in South Africa in 2010 and in a South American country in 2014.