23 July

Introducing Fantasy Football 2014

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Introducing Fantasy Football 2014

Introducing ESPN’s new Fantasy Football apps for 2014 – available now on iOS and Android. Highlights of this release are: – Entirely new visual design – Full relaunch of the Android application – League creation and drafting from your mobile device – Get a team & join a league from your mobile device – Invite […]

14 June

ESPN, Google & World Cup Highlights in Search Results

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ESPN, Google & World Cup Highlights in Search Results

Yesterday, Google and ESPN combined to deliver real-time video highlights directly into Google search results via Google’s homepage, World Cup related search queries and Google’s new World Cup page, and so on. This integration will be live during the entire 2014 World Cup – meaning soccer fans can find their highlights. – on ESPN.com & […]

12 June

Today on ESPN: US Open, World Cup 2014, NBA Finals

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Today on ESPN: US Open, World Cup 2014, NBA Finals

Today is one of those special days at ESPN: live on our networks and our digital suite of applications you’ll find the US Open at Pinehurst, the opening game of the 2014 World Cup (Brazil vs. Croatia) and then Game 4 of the NBA Finals (Spurs at Heat). And that’s in addition to a roster […]

11 June

ESPN Radio Now on iTunes Music – In time for World Cup 2014

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ESPN Radio Now on iTunes Music – In time for World Cup 2014

Ahead of tomorrow’s opening World Cup game, ESPN Radio has launched on iTunes Music. To access the live stream of ESPN Radio, just open iTunes Music on your iPhone or iPad and either click on the ESPN Radio channel or search for ‘ESPN’. And with World Cup starting tomorrow (Brazil vs. Croatia at 4pm EST), […]

2 April

Introducing WatchESPN for Amazon Fire TV

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Introducing WatchESPN for Amazon Fire TV

Today, Amazon released their new Fire TV – available immediately and priced at $99. As part of that announcement and release – WatchESPN has launched on the Fire TV, giving users access to ESPN’s suite of live programming and 1,000s of additional games & events exclusively available via ESPN3. Also noteworthy: WatchESPN is now available […]

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