It’s emerged that Netflix was the beneficiary of a sweetheart deal with Facebook that saw the social media site give special access to its data for select companies.
For the first time in Portugal, Eleven Sports will show Bundesliga football live on Facebook this weekend as part of an innovative strategy reach fans across the nation.
Eleven Sports is set to deliver a LaLiga first in Portugal on Saturday when the sports provider live streams Barcelona v Sevilla on Facebook.
With regards to online video, Netflix grows and Facebook declines, according to Ampere Analysis.
The European Parliament has agreed on updated rules on audiovisual media services, protecting children better, with stricter rules on advertising, and 30% European content in video-on-demand.
FAANGs (Facebook, Apple, Amazon, Netflix and Google) are sharpening up their original commissions as SVOD players across the board announce new content.
Eleven Sports will show the opening fixture from this season’s Bundesliga exclusively live on its Facebook page in Poland this evening (Friday, August 24).
Facebook has secured rights to broadcast the UEFA Champions League and UEFA Super Cup in Spanish-speaking Latin American territories.
Facebook has acquired the media rights of Spain’s top-division football championship, La Liga, for the Indian subcontinent.
Eleven Sports plans to screen one match per week from La Liga and Serie A on its Facebook page in the UK and Ireland.