YouTube and NBC will live-stream the entire 2012 Summer Olympics

Dek: NBC and YouTube team up to live-stream the entire 2012 Summer Olympic Games, bringing over 3000 hours of coverage to the Web.

This coming July, you'll be able to watch the entire Olympic Games as they happen for the first time ever. NBC and YouTube are partnering up to live-stream the entire London 2012 Summer Olympics.

You'll be able to catch over 3000 hours of live coverage from your computer or mobile device. The games will be streamed on NBC Olympics using YouTube's technology back-end.

According to an NBC statement given to The Next Web, you will also be able to replay all "Web-exclusive events, all television broadcasts, interviews with the athletes and exclusive daily segments about London 2012." A definite plus for those who don't have a DVR connected their television.

Most of the Olympic events as shown on NBC broadcast channel will be far from live, given the 5- to 8-hour time difference between the US and London. But this year, you will actually be able to see Usain Bolt and Michael Phelps pull of their superhuman feats of speed as they happen.

NBC Olympics via The Next Web and Sports Business Journal]

Like this? You might also enjoy...

Get more GeekTech: Twitter - Facebook - RSS | Tip us off

2015 State of The IT Channel Survey : IT'S TIME!!! Fill in this year's State of the IT Channel Survey and be in the running to win great prizes. CLICK HERE

Join the ARN newsletter!

Error: Please check your email address.

More about CreatorFacebookNBC

Show Comments
 

Latest News

02:40PM
Raiders change strip to support cancer research
01:01PM
Chromebook sales up 27 per cent to 7.3 million units: Gartner
11:50AM
Federal Government foreshadows changes to spectrum pricing and allocation
11:33AM
Seventy per cent of Australian small businesses predict growth in year ahead
More News
26 May
IM Experience, Brisbane
26 May
SplunkLive! Brisbane
26 May
Entrepreneurial Marketing - Innovative Thinking to Create or Re-Invigorate your ...
26 May
D-Link IP Surveillance Training and Certification
View all events