Dignitas and Clutch Gaming Merge to Form New Meta Entertainment

Dignitas has raised a $30 million Series A funding round and completed a merger with Clutch Gaming. The two esports organizations will now operate under a newly formed parent company called New Meta Entertainment. The investment round was led by Ferrtita Entertainment and Harris Blitzer Sports & Entertainment, the two majority shareholders in Dignitas. HSBE…

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FC Barcelona Joins Facebook’s Fan Subscription Service

Monday, Sept. 23, 2019 — A roundup of the key sports technology news you need to know, including SportTechie’s own content and stories from around the web. FC Barcelona was announced as the first sports team to join Facebook’s new Fan Subscription service. The service operates on a monthly subscription basis and offers subscribers access…

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MLB Switches CMS to Deltatre’s Forge, NBA 2K20 Plans Global Championship

Tuesday, Sept. 17, 2019 — A roundup of some of the key sports technology news you need to know, including SportTechie’s own content and stories from around the web. Deltatre’s content management system has been powering all of Major League Baseball’s global digital properties this season. The company’s Forge CMS has replaced legacy BAMTech-built publishing…

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