Hot Topics Recap: World Cup 2018

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CHICAGO–Croatia,
STATS’ First World Cup Team Customer with STATS Edge™, Goes on Historic
Run to Final

SANTA CLARA, Calif.–McAfee
Warns of Cyberattacks Targeting World Cup Fans Source: McAfee

MOSCOW–Visa
Data Shows One Fifth of Purchases at 2018 FIFA World CupTM Use
Contactless Technology Source: Visa Inc.

WASHINGTON–Carlos
“El Pibe” Valderrama Launches Vaccination Campaign and Calls to
“Strengthen Your Defense” Source: ADRA

GUANGZHOU, China–ZW3D
Exciting Soccer Gear Design Challenge With Great Prizes Valued at $1,500
Source: ZWSOFT

MANCHESTER, England–Kohler
Co. Unveiled as Principal Partner of Manchester United
Source: Manchester United

CHENGDU, China–DearMob’s
5KPlayer 5.0 Upgrade for DLNA® Streaming FIFA World Cup 2018
Source: DearMob

PALO ALTO, Calif.–Instart
World Cup Ad Performance Study Reveals Why Advertisers Are Winning This
Year’s Tournament Source: Instart

LONDON–Global
Cloud Xchange & BMC UK Deliver Broadcast of FIFA World Cup 2018 Source:
Global Cloud Xchange

LOS ANGELES–Radio
Programas del Peru (RPP) Chooses H Code Media as Exclusive Partner Source:
H Code Media

CHICAGO & DURHAM, N.C.–STATS
and SpokeHub Partner to Power Deeper, More Meaningful Conversations
Around the 2018 FIFA World Cup Source: STATS

LONDON–DNAFit
Becomes ISO 27001 Certified on Mission to Keep Data Secure Source:
DNAFit

LUXEMBOURG & RIO DE JANEIRO–Intelsat
Partners with Globo to Demonstrate 8K Video Transmission During the
World Cup Source: Intelsat

REDLANDS, Calif.–Esri
and DigitalGlobe Provide Unprecedented View of World Cup Source:
Esri

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia–World
Cup Action Now Live on Kwesé iflix Source: Kwesé iflix

MONTEVIDEO, Uruguay–McDonald’s
to Bring 45 Children From Latin America and the Caribbean to the 2018
FIFA World Cup™ Source: Arcos Dorados Holdings, Inc.

PARIS–Eutelsat
to Broadcast 5,500 Hours of HD Content During the 2018 FIFA World Cup
Russia™ Source: Eutelsat Communications

TOKYO–Tokyu
Agency: This Is Japan’s World Cup Prediction! 2018 FIFA World Cup
Thorough Predictions by an AI Robot Announcer! Source: Tokyu
Agency

NEW YORK–67%
of Consumers Worldwide Have Live Streamed Video & More Than Half of Them
Prefer Free, Ad Supported Experiences over Other Options, According to
IAB Research Source: Interactive Advertising Bureau

REYKJAVIK, Iceland–Össur
Launches New Össur Formfit® Pro 3D Knitted Supports for Athletes of All
Abilities Source: Össur

HANOVER, Germany–That’s
how winners look like: Win great prizes at the World Cup prediction game
from Yourtyres.co.uk Source: Delticom AG/Yourtyres.co.uk

LOS ANGELES–EA
Announces UEFA Champions League in EA SPORTS FIFA 19, Available
September 28 Source: Electronic Arts Inc.

LOS ANGELES–EA
Announces Origin Access Premier — a New Subscription Tier Including the
Latest EA PC Games in One Membership Source: Electronic Arts
Inc.

LONDON & NEW YORK–90min
Generates Localised Fan Coverage at Global Scale, Attracting Key
Advertising Partners During the World Cup Source: Minute Media

LONDON–Chinese
Companies the Real Winners at the World Cup Says Euromonitor Source:
Euromonitor International

NEW YORK–The
Soccer World Will Turn to FanDuel for the Full Cup Experience Source:
FanDuel

LONDON & CHICAGO–STATS
Brings In-Depth 2018 World Cup “Colour Commentary” to Media Providers
With STATS Insights™ Source: STATS

BOSTON–DraftKings
Launches Daily Fantasy Sports Product in Australia Source:
DraftKings Inc.

REDWOOD CITY, Calif. & ZÜRICH–FIFA
and Electronic Arts Unveil London as FIFA eWorld Cup Grand Final 2018
Location To Crown The World’s Champion Of The World’s Game Source: Electronic
Arts Inc.

BOSTON & WHITE PLAINS, N.Y.–DraftKings
and Jägermeister Partner to Launch “The Real Shot” for Soccer Source:
DraftKings Inc.

SAN FRANCISCO–Visa
Returns Zlatan Ibrahimovi? to the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™ Source:
Visa Inc.

SHANGHAI–MeoGames’s
Champion Eleven Football Management Sim Offers Ultimate Realism Source:
MeoGames

NEW YORK–Univision
Communications, the Leading In-Culture Entertainment Destination for
Hispanics, Unveils 2018-19 Content Slate Built on Dynamic Live News,
Sports, Music and Unscripted Entertainment Source: Univision
Communications Inc.

LONDON–Lone
Actor Jihadists Pose Main Terror Threat to 2018 World Cup in Russia,
Jane’s by IHS Markit Says Source: IHS Markit

LONDON–Senet
Group Calls on the UK Gambling Industry to Adopt Responsible Gambling
Campaign Source: Senet Group

SAN FRANCISCO–Zlatan
Ibrahimovi? Joins Visa Ahead of the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™ Source:
Visa Inc.

REDWOOD CITY, Calif.–EA
Announces Free 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia Content for EA SPORTS FIFA 18 Source:
Electronic Arts Inc.

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