wimbledon

  • Twitter started its live coverage of Wimbledon today

    Twitter started its live coverage of Wimbledon today

    It seems Twitter decided to do a soft launch of its sports live-streaming tool today, but you should save the link. Seriously, because it’s not easy to find. The company began streaming Wimbledon, with coverage beginning on day 9, with the men’s quarterfinals. But tennis fans who also happen to be Twitter users were left in the dark about the new feature. There were no messages… Read More

  • IBM’s Cognitive Social Media Command Center is bringing Wimbledon to you

    IBM’s Cognitive Social Media Command Center is bringing Wimbledon to you

    Most tennis fans would salivate over the chance to witness Serena Williams attempt to win Wimbledon and tie Steffi Graf’s 22 Grand Slams, pulling within two of Margaret Court’s 24 for the most major singles titles in women’s tennis history. But for those unable to make the trip to London to witness the prestigious tournament, which is currently in full swing, IBM is doing… Read More

  • YouTube To Live Stream Wimbledon Matches For The First Time

    YouTube To Live Stream Wimbledon Matches For The First Time

    YouTube has been getting deeper into live-streaming sports lately and today, Google’s online video site announced that it will live-stream the Wimbledon tennis tournament, too. The company says YouTube will stream “the key moments of the tennis, interviews, behind the scenes and press conferences” throughout the two-week tournament. The coverage, which will be sponsored by… Read More

  • Watching The Longest Tennis Match Ever On The Web: "Someone Will Win This One, Eventually"

    The longest tennis match in history is going on right now at Wimbledon between John Isner of the USA and Nicols Mahut of France. They’ve been playing for more than 9 hours now, passing all previous records. Currently they are tied 58-58 in the fifth set. And there is about an hour of sunlight left in England. The two players are taking a toilet break right now. Update: The game… Read More