The Score holds court on the iPhone

by Rob Lewis | Technology

The Score will stream digital highlight packages for every NBA game during the season, including in-game highlights. The iPhone deal lets Score Media stream the content free, with advertising backing from the soft-drink brand Sprite, also a major NBA sponsor.

The NBA has inked deals with TSN, Rogers, and Bell Canada before to offer game clips online, or by subscription services on phones, but wants to spread highlights out as much as possible.

The Score deal will eventually be adapted for BlackBerrys, the broadcaster said, as Score Media works on an application for those devices.

The NBA believes it has the youngest demographic of any of the major sports leagues - so an iPhone application makes a lot of sense.

Score Media Inc.
Toronto, Ontario, Canada

theScore’s mission is to provide a full digital service to sports fans, delivering a personalized user experience across all major mobile platforms through our mobile apps and website. Users are provided with a comprehensive, customizable service that dispenses real-time sports news, scores, fantasy information and alerts, alongside compelling, relevant content that allows for seamless social... more

blog comments powered by Disqus

Rob Lewis

Rob Lewis

Rob is the President of Techvibes Media and Editor-in-Chief of  His diverse background includes stints in International Trade Finance, Web Development, and Enterprise Software and he is a graduate of the University of British Columbia, British Columbia Institute of Technology, and Simon Fraser University. When not running Canada's leading technology media property, Rob can be... more

Who's Hiring

Recent Comments

Powered by Disqus