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Sport has always mattered to the media (Boyle and Haynes, 2009; Brookes, 2002; Rowe, 2004). In the digital age of media, we have moved from an age of scarcity to potential abundance of media content delivered through a

The Olympic Games and the Media Massive Open Online Course (MOOC), organized by The Olympic Studies Center at the Autonomous University of Barcelona (CEO-UAB) and delivered via the Coursera platform —the most important platform of open online courses

Academics from the University of Southern California, the Sorbonne Nouvelle-Paris III and the Autonomous University of Barcelona (UAB), along with representatives of sports organizations such as the International Olympic Committee (IOC) and ACB.com, recently gathered to analyze the

Article written by Katerina Girginova from the Annenberg School for Communication, University of Pennsylvania, USA. "The Olympic Games are not only the world’s biggest media event but now also the world’s largest hypermedia (online, mobile, and social media) event,

Mauricio Javier Paredes Cordova is currently studying the Master in Sports Management at the University of Cologne, with Dr. Stephen Wassong. He graduated in marqueting studies and has professional experience in various organizations in this field More information on

Article written by Andrew C. Billings and Coral Rae from the University of Alabama, Leigh M. Moscowitz from the College of Charleston and Natalie Brown-Devlin from the Conversant Media, Chicago, USA. "On April 29, 2013, Jason Collins became the

Article written by Rebecca Coates Nee from the San Diego State University, California, USA. "Due to rising consumer interactions with televised events through social media, NBC proclaimed that the 2012 Olympics would be the “social Games.” The economically motivated

Fernández Peña, Emilio; Berta Cerezuela; Miquel Gómez Benosa; Chris Kennett; Miquel de Moragas Spà (2011): Mosaico olímpico: Investigación multidisciplinar y difusión de los estudios olímpicos. CEO-UAB: 20 años. Barcelona : Centre d’Estudis Olímpics, Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona; Ajuntament

Article written by Rebecca Coates Nee from the San Diego State University, San Diego, CA, USA. "Due to rising consumer interactions with televised events through social media, NBC proclaimed that the 2012 Olympics would be the “social Games.” The

Fernández Peña, Emilio; Berta Cerezuela; Miquel Gómez Benosa; Chris Kennett; Miquel de Moragas Spà (2011): Mosaic olímpic: Recerca multidisciplinar i difusió dels estudis olímpics. CEO-UAB: 20 anys. Barcelona : Centre d’Estudis Olímpics, Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona; Ajuntament de

Miquel de Moragas; Chris Kennett; Ramon García Sedó (2004): El Impacto de Internet en los medios de comunicación y la industria del deporte. Bellaterra: Centre d'Estudis Olímpics (CEO-UAB), 2004. ISBN: 84-689-0675-1