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Major League Baseball’s Advanced Media is a Hit

Major League Baseball's Advanced Media is a Hit

Bob Bowman, president and CEO of Major League Baseball's Advanced Media (BAM), generates around $620 million dollars a year in revenue. The company is one of the most powerful tech startups that NYy has ever produced, as Fast Company reported that in 2010, BAM was asked to partner with Apple for the [Full Story…]

Nine Baseball Nuts to “Hibernate” in MLB’s Fan Cave in NY for All 2,430 Games

Nine Baseball Nuts to "Hibernate" in MLB's Fan Cave in NY for All 2,430 Games

For a second year, nine baseball fanatics have been chosen to enter NY's Major League Baseball fan cave, located in East Village.  The participants, who will write, blog, tweet and sometimes meet with big league ball players,  will watch every game this baseball season. Of the original 22,000 [Full Story…]

NY Companies Win Big at Webby Awards

NY Companies Win Big at Webby Awards

The Webby Awards' winners were announced in New York yesterday, featuring many NY companies.  Wieden + Kennedy, an ad agency responsible for Old Spice's viral social-media campaign staring Isaiah Mustafa, won four Webbys, as did @radical.media, which defines itself as a "global transmedia" content [Full Story…]

MLB Network Creates a Different Kind of Editing System

MLB Network Creates a Different Kind of Editing System

When MLB Productions and MLB Networks moved in to the Secaucus NJ facilities that were originally the home of MSNBC in 2008, there were no off-the-shelf systems that could handle the workflows and the massive amounts of media and data that they dealt with when editing baseball games. In order to [Full Story…]

MLB To Stream Webby Awards Live

MLB To Stream Webby Awards Live

The 15th annual Webby Awards, which honors the best of the internet, will be broadcast live online as a result of a two-year deal between the International Academy of Digital Arts & Sciences, which runs the awards, and Major League Baseball Advanced Media.  The awards will be streamed on MLB's [Full Story…]

Time Warner Cable Gets Access to Online Yankees Games

Time Warner Cable Gets Access to Online Yankees Games

Towards the end of last year's baseball season, Yankees fans in the New York area were given access to watch the live, streaming video of the games online, as local cable carriers signed with Yankees' YES Network and Major League Baseball Advanced to offer this for the first time.  Now [Full Story…]

MLB Announces Numbers for Online Streaming Service

MLB Announces Numbers for Online Streaming Service

Earlier in the summer, Major League Baseball launched a new service that live streams New York Yankees baseball games online in cooperation with YES, the Yankees cable network.  The service was made available to NY area cable subscribers midway through the baseball season through a deal with [Full Story…]

Follow the Yankees (& that other team) Using The Web

Follow the Yankees (& that other team) Using The Web

With the World Series kicking off tonight at Yankees Stadium in the Bronx, Webware has compiled a list of Web resources baseball fans can use to keep track of the action.  The list includes MLB's World Series site, Facebook, various iPhone apps and Twitter. c| net's Webware blog [Full Story…]

Cablevision Cuts Online Video Deal with Yankees

Cablevision Cuts Online Video Deal with Yankees

As part of its latest renewal with The New York Yankees' Yes Network channel, Cablevision has agreed to a streaming rights package that could allow live, online streaming of Yankees games with the cooperation of Major League Baseball. Though terms still have to be worked out on which and how New [Full Story…]