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12.16.15
The FIFA 2014 World Cup was streamed by 280 million people
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The FIFA 2014 World Cup was streamed by 280 million people

A total of 3.2 billion viewers watched the tournament.

By E. Alvarez,   12.16.15
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12.08.15
Watch a full boxing match in VR for the first time
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Watch a full boxing match in VR for the first time

Showtime's 360-degree video covers a middleweight bout from start to finish.

By J. Fingas,   12.08.15
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12.06.15
Watch the Patriots practice in VR through Google Cardboard
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Watch the Patriots practice in VR through Google Cardboard

Google's paper VR headset will show you what New England's football training is like as if you were there.

By J. Fingas,   12.06.15
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12.03.15
The ESPN app now streams live sports from WatchESPN
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The ESPN app now streams live sports from WatchESPN

The network says this is the first step in marrying its two largest applications.

By E. Alvarez,   12.03.15
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11.22.15
FanDuel warned staff against winning too often on rival sites
11.22.15

FanDuel warned staff against winning too often on rival sites

FanDuel's newly revealed policies told workers to avoid playing too well on DraftKings and other daily fantasy sports sites.

By J. Fingas,   11.22.15
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11.16.15
DraftKings, FanDuel and the feds: The daily fantasy story so far
11.16.15

DraftKings, FanDuel and the feds: The daily fantasy story so far

It turns out that there's more to daily fantasy games than just watching sports and getting rich, who knew?

By R. Lawler,   11.16.15
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11.16.15
Jason Giambi bets on virtual reality to train better batters
11.16.15

Jason Giambi bets on virtual reality to train better batters

MLB veteran Jason Giambi is behind Project OPS, a virtual reality simulator for baseball hitters. We spoke to him about its development.

By E. Alvarez,   11.16.15
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11.14.15
UFC doesn't want you posting Ronda Rousey fights on Instagram
11.14.15

UFC doesn't want you posting Ronda Rousey fights on Instagram

UFC organizers are trying hard to crack down on people who post Rousey's super-quick fights on social video services.

By J. Fingas,   11.14.15
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11.10.15
FanDuel and DraftKings are getting shut down in New York too
11.10.15

FanDuel and DraftKings are getting shut down in New York too

The New York Attorney General has decided that what DraftKings and FanDuel do is illegal gambling, and asked them to stop taking bets in the state

By R. Lawler,   11.10.15
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