Reviewing Security And Sports Tech At FIFA World Cup Brazil For Intel By Sports Techie

Soccer Drones, image via Weekly Wonk.

Soccer Drones, image via Weekly Wonk.

Reviewing Security And Sports Tech At FIFA World Cup Brazil For Intel By Sports Techie

A new Sports Techie contribution for iQ by Intel was just published about the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil security and technology.

Read about it here: July 19, 2014 – Recapping the Tech at Soccer’s Super Stage (Click here): http://mvb.me/s/8d0923  By Robert Roble, iQ Contributor & Editor at #SportsTechie

I submitted nine pages of content to Intel and wanted to share some of the following sports technology and security material I researched, exclusively for the Sports Techie community blog readers.

The fan experience and security has never been better than it was for the nearly 3 million people that attended the 2014 World Cup.

The fan experience and security has never been better than it was for the nearly 3 million people that attended the 2014 World Cup.

Brazil 2014 Sports Tech And Security...

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Sports Helmets: The Science Behind The Safety

Sports Helmets: The Science Behind The Safety - Sports Techie blog

Sports Helmets: The Science Behind The Safety – Sports Techie blog

Sports Helmets: The Science Behind The Safety

Football is a dangerous sport, and participation rates among young players indicate concerned parents are taking notice. Pop Warner, the largest youth football program in the U.S., lost 23,612 players from 2010 to 2012, the largest decline in the organization’s history, according to ESPN Outside The Lines. USA Football experienced a 6.7 percent decline in participation from 2010 to 2011.

Some kids are simply focusing on one sport. But Dr. Julian Bailes, Pop Warner’s chief medical officer, told ESPN that head injuries and their link to mental illness later in life have caused the popularity of all contact sports to suffer...

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Mission Apolo Episode 3: Apolo’s Wake Up Call In Boise Via THE Sports Techie Blog

IRONMAN 70.3 Boise for Apolo Ohno and Chocolate Milk

IRONMAN 70.3 Boise for Apolo Ohno and Chocolate Milk

Mission Apolo Episode 3: Apolo’s Wake Up Call In Boise Via THE Sports Techie Blog

A new episode of Mission Apolo featuring Ohno competing in his first ever triathlon via CHOCOLATE MILK is available for the Sports Techie community readers worldwide to watch and get motivated. A half IRONMAN race day calls for an athlete to be in good enough condition to race for 70.3 total miles. This one in Boise, Idaho, will mark Apolo Ohno’s first triathlon competition together with Got Milk and his teammate, Women’s Health fitness director Jen Ator, who cheered him on from the sidelines.

Mission Apolo Episode 3: Apolo's Wake Up Call In Boise Via THE Sports Techie Blog

Mission Apolo Episode 3: Apolo’s Wake Up Call In Boise Via THE Sports Techie Blog

Mission Apolo Episode 3: Apolo’s Wake Up Call

The third episode is a reality check...

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Spread the Word About The American Century Championship

Spread the Word about the American Century Championship

Spread the Word about the American Century Championship - Sports Techie blog

Spread the Word about the American Century Championship – Sports Techie blog

American Century Investments, NBC Sports, and the 2014 American Century Championship are partnering with the Sports Techie community blog to celebrate the 25th anniversary edition of this celebrity golf event, which will bring sports legends and celebrities such as Charles Barkley, Annika Sorenstam, Aaron Rodgers, Kevin Nealon and Ray Romano to play for charity in Edgewood Tahoe from July 15, 2014 to July 20, 2014.

The American Century Championship will be televised live on NBC Sports Network July 18 and NBC July 19-20.

The American Century Championship will be televised live on NBC Sports Network July 18 and NBC July 19-20.

American Century Championship
The championship will be televised live today on NBC Sports Network and NBC July 19-20...

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Greatest. Boot. Ever. The adidas Predator Instinct

Greatest. Boot. Ever. The adidas Predator Instinct

There is only one thing left to discuss after the close of the 2014 FIFA World Cup: the adidas Predator Instinct. Those were the amazing boots that were streaking down the field, intimidating the players and communing with the Brazuca ball. The adidas Predator Instinct is the most technologically advanced soccer cleat to hit the pitch and the world watched as they dominated in this year’s world championship. And we will all continue to watch as they takeover soccer fields around the globe. The Sports Techie community readers can find out more about the #predatorinstinct and purchase them by clicking on any link or picture that will direct you to adidas website.

adidas Predator Instinct

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What would have happened if Wimbledon was decided by Twitter followers?

What would have happened if Wimbledon was decided by Twitter followers?

The Sports Techie community blog has happily blogged about tennis sports technology and history because we love any sport that can be influenced by tech for the better. So consider the following question. Who would win the biggest tennis tournament if matches between the best 32 players were decided by twitter followers? The social media powered Infographic below helps to understand some key trends happening in the tennis worldwide, especially on the female side and with the next generation of Millennial players supported by Nationalistic fans who are on social media networks via mobile devices and other tech.

Rafa
It is an easy answer for the men’s draw, Rafa Nadal and his 4.64 million followers are tops...

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FIFA World Cup Brazil Online Video and Social Data Via Adobe

Adobe shared its latest data set of World Cup insights and statistics with the Sports Techie community blog,

Adobe shared its latest data set of World Cup insights and statistics with the Sports Techie community blog,

FIFA World Cup Brazil Online Video and Social Data Via Adobe

Today, the day after Germany defeated Argentina to win the 2014 FIFA World Cup Final match, Adobe shared its latest data set of World Cup insights and statistics with the Sports Techie community blog, including numbers reflecting online video viewing, social media buzz and World Cup sponsors activity. The custom Adobe Digital Index (ADI) report follows up our previous World Cup buzz blog. This post-World Cup data analyzed over 2...

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Soccermetrics Soccer Data And Analytics API Is The Future Of Global Football, Today

Soccermetrics Soccer Data And Analytics API Is The Future Of Global Football, Today  - Sports Techie blog

Soccermetrics Soccer Data And Analytics API Is The Future Of Global Football, Today – Sports Techie blog

Soccermetrics Soccer Data And Analytics API Is The Future Of Global Football, Today

Today is the 2014 FIFA World Cup Finals between heavyweights Germany and Argentine, two of the best teams going into the tournament that comes as no surprise to the sports analytics world, Bloomberg Sports and many of the billions of fans worldwide. When trying to get all of the key soccer stats and info, a new API, powered by 3SCALE, is now available from Soccermetrics for media organizations, sports teams, software developers and soccer leagues. Soccermetrics’ Howard H. Hamilton, Ph.D...

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The Sports Techie Contribution To Geekness Day

The Sports Techie Contribution To Geekness Day

The Sports Techie Contribution To Geekness Day

The Sports Techie Contribution To Geekness Day

As an established blogger, I was asked by SingleHop, a leading provider of dedicated server and cloud hosting technology, to participate and help celebrate “Geekness Day” which is Sunday, the 13th of July. Of course, I said yes, it is my pleasure. I may not be as geeky as some of our Sports Techie community blog readers or you, but I am touch with my geek side.

I may not be as geeky as some of our Sports Techie community blog readers but I am touch with my geek side.

The Sports Techie Contribution To Geekness Day.

Here are my answers below to their seven geekness questions.

  1.     What makes you a geek? I believe I am geek because I am into topics and the lifestyle many geeky people like. Gaming, Sci-Fi and Technology come to mind.
  2.     What is your proudest geek moment? My proudest geek moment ...
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Mission Athletecare Enduracool Mobile Cooling Tour Officially Launched

Mission Athletecare Launches 14 State, 100 Day Mobile Cooling Tour For Enduracool Line

Mission Athletecare Launches 14 State, 100 Day Mobile Cooling Tour For Enduracool Line

Mission Athletecare Enduracool Mobile Cooling Tour Officially Launched

The good folks at Mission Athletecare shared with the Sports Techie community blog reader’s, breaking news today about the official launch of their summer EnduraCool mobile tour over 14 states. A brand new, innovative mobile cooling truck for athletes on a mission, is being used for the biggest and most comprehensive consumer program the brand has commenced to date. This first-of-its-kind mobile cooling vehicle created for their Enduracool line has a goal to raise awareness on the dangers of heat illness and the benefits of using cooling strategies.

Mission Athletecare Enduracool Mobile Cooling Tour Officially Launched

Mission Athletecare Enduracool Mobile Cooling Tour Officially Launched

MISSION Athl...

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