Breaking news out of New York is that EPIX presents Road To The NHL Winter Classic™ and the EPIX Presents Road To The NHL Stadium Series™, a two-part original series from premium TV network EPIX and the National Hockey League. This sports business partnership allows viewers in the U.S. to see exclusive digital content from the ice rink as well as behind-the-scenes with the Chicago Blackhawks and Washington Capitals, as they prepare to compete in the 2015 Bridgestone NHL Winter Classic®, and the Los Angeles Kings and San Jose Sharks on their road to the 2015 Coors Light NHL Stadium Series™...Read More
Not even #CaptainAmerica is immune to sports related #concussion.
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Is Your Child’s Brain Safe Playing Contact Sports?
The Sports Techie community blog has reported about the dangers of concussions in most all sports since I launched our sports technology business four years ago, but the alarming audacity by sports leagues, associations and federations to cover up the facts when it comes to the concussion dangers present to youth in sport has gone on long enough for me not to stand up against this sad cover up.
The Risk Of Brain Injuries Shifts As Children Grow Up, via NPR.
Of course, children’s brains can be injured falling off a stair or playing in the yard as they transition through their...Read More
EON Sports VR Kickstarter Campaign Features Coach Mike Ditka, Steve Clarkson And Smartphones
If you are interested in spending a little of over $100 dollars to be able to learn football in a virtual reality setting from NFL and youth football coaching experts like Mike Ditka, Terry Shea and Steve Clarkson, EON Sports has a new crowdfunding sports technology business opportunity that promises to fulfill your training needs using a cost-effective headset and your smartphone. Since the Sports Techie community blog last spoke to the Brendan Reilly, founder of EON Sports, the world’s leading interactive 3D software provider for sports performance training, about his startup and VR products, the company has raised additional angel funds, t...Read More
Cisco Technology Helps Enable First Live Streamed World Series
For the first time in Major League Baseball history, the 2014 World Series between the San Francisco Giants and Kansas City Royals entire seven games were streamed live across the Internet enabled by Cisco, an Industry first. The historical digital fan experience delivered by MLBAM and Cisco during the 110th Fall Classic to smartphones, tablets and computer laptops over the At Bat app allowed fans a multitude of multi-platform product options with no blackouts. The Sports Techie community blog readers and followers can read more about Cisco’s influence on sports technology here, and MLB’s innovative products here...Read More
MLB Postseason Player Of The Day Topps Wall Art Featured SFG World Series MVP Madison Bumgarner
Once again, the Topps Company makes it awesome to be a kid, collector and sport fan by providing the first-ever, fans and statistical influenced, wall art prints of World Series players, including, San Francisco Giants MVP Madison Bumgarner. The MLB postseason was a sports technology extravaganza with Fox Sports upgrading their 2014 broadcast with new digital products used to enhance the viewing experience, and so did Topp.com by creating a one of a kind wall art for every MLB postseason day using the tagline “MLB Playoff Player of the Day,” selected by Topps and Bloomberg S...Read More
Center Court Marketing, The All Everything Tennis Digital Business Solution Launches In Austin
The tennis Industry is undergoing a much needed business upgrade and Center Court Marketing recently launched out of Austin, Texas to fill the needs of companies, players and schools that need help with their digital assets. By providing both digital and traditional marketing services, this startup ramped up in a little over four weeks’ time as a division of Workhorse Digital...Read More
New Synthetic Turf Pitch At UK School For Football And Rugby Matches, FIFA World Cup Lawsuit Podcast
A brand new synthetic turf has been installed at by the Langton Grammar School for Boys that’s been approved by the International Rugby Board (IRB) and Football Association (FA). The sports tech product known as MXSi TLT, is a Synthetic Turf and Football Pitch (STP) created for improved sliding and tackling while keeping the durability of the product intact. Perhaps the best feature is its ability to improve game performance via a more consistent ball bounce, rolling speed of balls and better shock absorption...Read More
NBA Basketball Season Begins – Be Ready with adidas
The Sports Techie community blog readers and followers need to know about adidas basketball D Rose 5 Boost Shoes and Swingman Jerseys available at the adidas NBA Shop for global basketball fans. The 2014-15 season has a new centralized NBA instant replay center, Derrick Rose is healthy again for the Chicago Bulls wearing his adidas D Rose 5 Boost Shoes, while LeBron James is back again in Cleveland for a second time leading the Cavaliers towards a Championship trophy. Find sports tech influence adidas hoops shoes, apparel and gear at the NBA Shop.
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Derrick Rose is Chicago’...Read More
Decibel Meter By Uplause Setting Fan Experience Standards At Stadiums, Arenas And Venues
The interactive decibel meter by Uplause has taken the digital signage Industry by storm by setting the standard at major venues and with teams via implementation of integrated arena dB systems. The Sports Techie community blog spoke to Heikki Aura, Uplause co-founder and EVP, about how the fan experience has never been better thanks to their sports technology that is interactive, engages the fan, and even plays a strategic role towards winning games while generating business revenue. Measure your fans audio loudness metrics with Uplause.
The European company based...