MLB Network would produce the game on behalf of Facebook and also distribute specially curated content in addition to each live game broadcast.
Facebook had tied up with MLB last year to air 20 of the league’s games live.
The first broadcast will be the match between National League East rivals, the Philadelphia Phillies and New York Mets, on April 4.
On December 21, 2012, Wayne LaPierre, the executive vice-president of the National Rifle Association, which has lent its name to video games including N.R.A. High Power Competition, N.R.A. Varmint Hunter, N.R.A. Gun Club, and, most recently, N.R.A.: Practice Range, delivered a speech in which he laid the blame for school shootings in the United States at the feet of various pop-cultural transgressors.
A powerful cyber attack on Germany’s government computer network was part of a worldwide campaign likely carried out by a Russian hacker group known as Snake, sources briefed on the incident said on Friday.
Germany’s chief federal prosecutor’s office said it had launched a preliminary investigation into possible espionage related to the incident, which security sources said was first detected in December but may have begun much earlier.
In a software-aided investigation, Motherboard found that while YouTube has cracked down on pro-ISIS material, the video giant leaves neo-Nazi propaganda online for months and sometimes years at a time.
“Where will you be when the race war begins?” the propaganda for Atomwaffen Division, an American neo-Nazi group linked to several murders in the US, says. “Join your local Nazis.” The phrases were included in a video that YouTube removedalong with the rest of Atomwaffen’s channel last month.