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FIFA President Sepp Blatter holds a press conference at the headquarters of the world's football governing body in Zurich on Tuesday. Blatter resigned as president of FIFA as a mounting corruption scandal engulfed world football's governing body.

Freshly re-elected Sepp Blatter leaves FIFA

Jun 2, 2015
Sepp Blatter is taking a permanent timeout from FIFA.
Posted In: FIFA, resign, World Cup, soccer, bribery
Mesut Ozil of Germany raises the World Cup trophy with teammates Kevin Grosskreutz, Roman Weidenfeller, Shkodran Mustafi and Erik Durm after defeating Argentina 1-0 in extra time during the 2014 FIFA World Cup.

Will sponsors bail on the World Cup?

May 29, 2015
Advertisers consider their investments and responses amid FIFA corruption charges.
Posted In: FIFA, World Cup, sponsorship

FIFA officials charged with corruption

May 27, 2015
Several officials were arrested early Wednesday morning in Switzerland.
Posted In: FIFA, soccer, World Cup

Why you might seeing English subtitles on Spanish-lanuguage TV ads

Jul 11, 2014
Some advertisers are using the World Cup to experiment with bilingual ads on English networks.
Posted In: World Cup, advertisements, Spanish language

Silicon Tally: The World Cup

Jul 11, 2014
How well have you kept up on this week's tech news?
Posted In: silicon tally, World Cup, univision
Team USA

People don't conference call during the World Cup

Jul 1, 2014
The volume is down 11 percent.
Posted In: World Cup, conference calls
United States v. Germany

'TV Everywhere' is sometimes TV nowhere

Jun 27, 2014
Why does ESPN's online streaming choke at the worst possible time?
Posted In: tv everywhere, World Cup

Atop the Iron Throne of pirated TV

Jun 27, 2014
Soccer, Westeros, meth.
Posted In: piracy, streaming tv, World Cup
Neymar

FIFA: Unsanctioned underwear is "incidental exposure"

Jun 26, 2014
We look at the serious business of sponsorship and product (mis)placement.
Posted In: FIFA, World Cup, underwear

Millennials kick up soccer's popularity

Jun 26, 2014
U.S. professional soccer is gaining in popularity, especially in Sacramento.
Posted In: World Cup, soccer, Millenials

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