Twitter uses Wimbledon to test live sports streams minus the sports

Early into every NFL preseason, teams practice without pads. It’s a way to shake off the rust without risking injury. A couple months ahead of livestreaming regular season NFL games on Twitter, the social network held its own version of this kind of practice. On Wednesday Twitter tested out a livestream of tennis grand slam event, Wimbledon, but without any actual tennis.Read the full article