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An Online Video Breakdown of Super Bowl LI

For fans of American Football, this past Sunday was a holy day. Super Bowl LI (51), the annual championship for the sport, matched the New England Patriots and the Atlanta Falcons. There’s something for everybody - a great game, forward thinking ads, and a half...

Streaming Media Moments 2016
The Top 10 Streaming Media Moments of 2016

With 2016 coming to a close, it's about time we look back on the past year and highlight some of the most interesting, influential, and revolutionizing developments it had to offer. Our Top 10 streaming media moments of 2016 aren’t listed in any particular hierarchy,...

Millennials Online video consumption
Hey NYC – Watcha Watching?

This summer, NPAW partnered with electronics giant Ericsson to conduct an informal survey where we posed a question to millennial New Yorkers  - ‘whatcha watchin’. Along the way, we got to chat with so many different people - from the Big Apple’s hometown boys to...

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Social Media Wins Big at Rio Olympics

Headlines may have been filled with Phelps, Bolt, and Peaty winning big at the 2016 Olympic Games held in Rio, but the real winner was Snapchat, and every other social media platform. In April, it was announced that Snapchat had signed a deal with NBC,...

NPAW Video Future in 4 Charts
A snapshot of video’s future in 4 charts

Often, it's said that numbers can “speak for themselves.” Here at NPAW, we’ve been talking a lot about the online video explosion – from your favorite OTT, to the rise of eSports and other live content, and then of course emerging technologies, like virtual reality....

The Wonderful World of eSports

eSports are taking over. A few years ago, could you imagine that MTV would launch a reality program based around players of the online game League of Legends? Well they have in Spain, and it doesn’t stop there. Earlier this year, the French government enacted...

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eSports: Coming of Age with Video Streaming

Sometimes on a lazy afternoon, there’s nothing quite like going out and having a friendly pick-up game of basketball or football. But when the weather is crummy and you and your friends are bored, perhaps you reach for your favorite console and play some video...