Technology

COLOGNE: The Central European division of Universal Music Group (UMG) have announced a multi-year partnership with ESL Gaming, the world’s biggest eSports company that will be managed out of UMG’s Berlin headquarters.

The aim of the agreement is to exclusively help Universal discover and promote new artists through ESL’s global tournaments and channels. In an industry first, UMG will partner with ESL to create the ultimate destination for gaming and music fans alike to experience the official soundtrack of the world’s esports leagues and tournaments. 

May 26, 2022 18:05
MUMBAI: Delhi Capitals Thursday announced that it has entered into an exclusive partnership with FanCraze, the cricket metaverse company, to issue digital collectibles and build Web 3.0 experiences. 
May 25, 2022 17:05
NEW DELHI: esports streaming platform Rooter has signed what is claimed to be the country's biggest deal with the country’s most prominent and powerful esports team GodLike.  Deal size numbers were not disclosed. 
May 25, 2022 17:05
BENGALURU: In what is claimed to be a global first, FC Bengaluru United and their international partner, LaLiga club Sevilla FC, will be jointly launching a ‘Football Hackathon – Data Driven Players Performance Assessment’.  This online Hackathon will be a unique opportunity to effectively use data science in the space of professional football scouting and player performance analysis.
May 24, 2022 17:05
MUMBAI: Viacom18 has appointed in Rakesh Jha as vice president - Creative Services for the Sports Business. He joins Viacom18 from Star Sports where he was AVP, Broadcast Design.
May 19, 2022 11:05
NEW DELHI: In an effort to augment its gaming content creation, game streaming and eSports platform Rooter  has teamed up with Indian cricketer Riyan Parag. The collaboration will bring Riyan as a content creator on Rooter’s platform.
May 18, 2022 19:05
SAN JOSE, Calif.: Extreme Networks Tuesday announced that Premier League giants Liverpool FC has selected the cloud-driven networking company as its Official Wi-Fi Network Solutions Provider and Official Wi-Fi Analytics Provider in a multiyear partnership.  The deployment will begin later this year.
May 18, 2022 16:05
MUMBAI: Kantar Marketplace, Kantar's market research platform, has announced Link AI for Digital, an AI-powered ad testing solution specifically for digital ad formats. Link AI for Digital is a creative effectiveness solution that predicts a digital ad’s in-market performance within 15 minutes, Kantar Marketplace asserts.
May 17, 2022 15:05
NEW DELHI: Gizmore announced Tuesday the appointment of cricketer Dinesh Karthik as the Indian smart accessories, fitness gear and home audio brand's ambassador.  As a part of the collaboration, the wicket-keeper batsman will be seen in an integrated campaign promoting the fitness and audio range of the Gizmore and expanding its consumer connect.
May 16, 2022 17:05
LONDON: IMG ARENA, a leading sports data and technology business, announced Monday a strategic investment in Swedish computer vision specialist Signality.  Providing IMG ARENA with a controlling interest, the investment will enhance IMG ARENA’s data collection capabilities with leading computer vision and camera technologies.
May 13, 2022 10:05
MUMBAI: Rohit Sharma Thursday announced his first personal NFT, which will be dropping this week on FanCraze.  The NFT contains an artwork of a Rhino along with Rohit's image, personalized with an autograph. Rohit has always lent his voice to conservation and spoken about various social causes. This NFT raises awareness on the conservation of the Great One-Horned Rhinoceros.