Field grows to 96 teams with regional sites to include Los Angeles, Chicago, Philadelphia and Atlanta; Final Rounds to be Carried Live on ESPN from New York on August 1-2

Field grows to 96 teams with regional sites to include Los Angeles, Chicago, Philadelphia and Atlanta; Final Rounds to be Carried Live on ESPN from New York on August 1-2

The Basketball Tournament 5v5 One Million Dollar Prize And New ESPN Partnership

The Basketball Tournament (TBT) is a free, open and winner take the new million dollars prize event that today announced a significant television partnership with ESPN for the 2015 single-elimination, expanded field. The Sports Techie chatted with TBT, Founder and Creator, Jonathan Mugar, located in Boston, MA about their launch last summer, the exciting business development happenings and the social media driven format...

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NCAA March Madness And NBA Playoffs Venues Look To Ephesus Arena Pro-Court LED Lighting

THE NEW EPHESUS ARENA PRO-COURT IS THE FIRST LED LIGHT MEETING STRINGENT STANDARDS FOR PROFESSIONAL AND COLLEGE BASKETBALL

THE NEW EPHESUS ARENA PRO-COURT IS THE FIRST LED LIGHT MEETING STRINGENT STANDARDS FOR PROFESSIONAL AND COLLEGE BASKETBALL

NCAA March Madness And NBA Playoffs Venues Look To Ephesus Arena Pro-Court LED Lighting

Ephesus Arena Pro-Court LED lighting system technology is now ready for basketball arenas and sports facilitates to purchase if they want to be compliant with HDTV broadcasting requirements inside of NBA and NCAA college basketball venues. With the 2015 NCAA hoops tournament here for the men and women plus professional hoops entering the stretch run to qualify for the 2015 playoffs, multi-purpose sport and entertainment buildings that want to exceed single lighting solution tech requirements need to look at Pro-Court for its specs, sustainability and cost savings...

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Tennis Players Social Media Popularity – Infographic

Tennis Players Social Media Popularity – Infographic

Tennis Players Social Media Popularity – Infographic

Tennis Players Social Media Popularity – Infographic

Tennis players love social media because they get to engage with followers via their Facebook fan page and Twitter handles about their game, sponsors and loyal or new fans. The Sports Techie community blog has discussed this tennis topic in the past so it comes as no surprise that Rafael Nadal from Spain is the clear cut men’s tour leader while the world’s top ranked Women’s Tennis Association (WTA) player perhaps ever, Serena Williams from the U.S. takes a back seat to Russian Maria Sharapova on facebook but not twitter...

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Deltatre Partners With Netco Sports Enhancing Fans Second Screens Globally

Deltatre Partners With Netco Sports Enhancing Fans Second Screens Globally - Sports Techie blog

Deltatre Partners With Netco Sports Enhancing Fans Second Screens Globally – Sports Techie blog

Deltatre Partners With Netco Sports Enhancing Fans Second Screens Globally

The business of digital sport just got a big cleanup hitter with the announcement by deltatre about their strategic partnership with Netco Sports. The merger of technology both industry leaders possess creates a collaboration in the broadcast, digital, mobile and social sport service space deltatre leads the way with, together with NetcoSports unlimited second screen solutions, to provide a partnership that enriches sports media for all in 2015. The Sports Techie community blog is excited to bring you this sports technology news that is reshaping the digital spectrum for fans.

deltatre and Netco Sports Announce Strategic Partnership

deltatre and Netco Sports Announce Strategic...

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Sports Fan Council Customer Intelligence Sports Technology For Pro Teams Launched By Vision Critical

Sports Fan Council Customer Intelligence Sports Technology For Pro Teams Launched By Vision Critical - Sports Techie blog

Sports Fan Council Customer Intelligence Sports Technology For Pro Teams Launched By Vision Critical – Sports Techie blog

Sports Fan Council Customer Intelligence Sports Technology For Pro Teams Launched By Vision Critical

Vision Critical launched Sports Fan Council today, a customer intelligence platform, SaaS in the clouds that captures fan insight. Current Vision Critical clients include, the New York Knicks and Toronto Raptors of the NBA, New York Rangers and Toronto Maple Leafs of the NHL in addition to their international champion user, the Australian Football League (AFL)...

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Artificial Grass Turf In Sports

Artificial Grass Turf In Sports

Artificial Grass Turf In Sports

Artificial Grass Turf In Sports

Natural grass has always been the most popular surfaces for many sports, such as football, golf, rugby and even tennis. However, with modern developments in technology coming along it is right to wonder whether or not we will see a lot of artificial grass among sports in the future. Artificial grass started with companies like Forever Green Lawns installing fake grass in people homes and gardens. Being made from a lot of synthetic fibres, artificial grass looks and supposedly acts like natural grass does. It would seem that artificial grass would be the perfect substitute for grass in many circumstances, however with fans and even athletes raising questions about the turf, how effective would it really be in certain sports?

It is likely that we will see an increase in the use of artificial grass in sports across all of the different types that are played on grass.

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The Daily Payoff To Offer Gaming, Betting And Fantasy Sports Business News

The Daily Payoff To Offer Gaming, Betting And Fantasy Sports Business News - Sports Techie blog.

The Daily Payoff To Offer Gaming, Betting And Fantasy Sports Business News – Sports Techie blog.

The Daily Payoff To Offer Gaming, Betting And Fantasy Sports Business News

The Daily Payoff launches on March 2 with a fresh news platform that aims to be the source for gaming business news. Besides betting and fantasy sports news, they plan to offer valuable insight into all forms of gambling, e-gaming and casinos in addition to horse racing and other noteworthy topics. Based in New Jersey, the Sports Techie community blog readers and followers will soon be able to engage on the web with The Daily Payoff, powered by SportsBlog. Sports technology just gained another valuable asset to add to the fast growing $250 billion industry.

Based in New Jersey, the Sports Techie community blog readers and followers will be able to engage on the web with The Daily Payoff on SportsBlog.com.

Based in New Jersey, the Sports Techie community blog readers ...

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UNC Versus Duke Streamed, #CRAZYCAM And ACC Postgame Live

UNC Versus Duke Streamed, #CRAZYCAM And ACC Postgame Live - Sports Techie blog.

UNC Versus Duke Streamed, #CRAZYCAM And ACC Postgame Live – Sports Techie blog.

UNC Versus Duke Streamed, #CRAZYCAM And ACC Postgame Live

Pioneer Dick Vitale was pulled off the ESPN television telecast of the No. 4 Duke Blue Devils versus No. 15 North Carolina Tar Heels tonight in a ACC men’s basketball rivalry game after being a broadcast team member since 1979 but the Cameroon Indoor crazies are always fun to watch on the ACC Digital Network #CRAZYCAM. The Sports Techie community blog readers and followers can join Antawn Jamison and Seth Davis with ACCDN host Jeff Fischell for ACC Postgame Live after the game ends, streamed on theACC.com web site.

Watch #CRAZYCAM and ACC Postgame Live show at ACC.com.

Watch #CRAZYCAM and ACC Postgame Live show at ACC.com.

ACC Postgame Live
The ACCDN out of Charlotte, NC plans to share instant analysis ...

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Turner Sports NBA All-Star Game NYC Digital Coverage Touches 150 Million Fans

Turner Sports NBA All-Star Game NYC Digital Coverage Touches 150 Million Fans.

Turner Sports NBA All-Star Game NYC Digital Coverage Touches 150 Million Fans.

Turner Sports NBA All-Star Game NYC Digital Coverage Touches 150 Million Fans

The NBA All-Star Game NYC was a unprecedented digital success reports Turner Sports. Many of the Sports Techie community blog readers and followers enjoyed the NBA All-Star Game and State Farm All-Star Saturday Night content Turner published across NBA on TNT and NBA TV accounts on Facebook and Twitter that engaged a gross audience of 150 million fans. While an additional 25 million video views were accumulated via Turner Sports’ extensive coverage of NBA All-Star 2015 from New York.

New York Garners Highest-Ever Local Ratings in Turner’s History Presenting NBA All-Star Events.

New York Garners Highest-Ever Local Ratings in Turner’s History Presenting NBA All-Star Events.

#NBAAllStarNYC Streaming Metrics
During this past wee...

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NBPA Launches New Player App Developed By SportsBlog - Sports Techie blog.

NBPA Launches New Player App Developed By SportsBlog – Sports Techie blog.

NBPA Launches New Player App Developed By SportsBlog

The National Basketball Players Association is busy this NBA All-Star Game NYC week with the launch of a new player app designed by partner SportsBlog. The application will provide an information hub and digital communication tool for leaders and members to stay informed about NBPA business and community news. The Sports Techie blog has also signed up with SportsBlog.com to host our blogs on their website for our readers and followers to enjoy. Does that mean a Sports Techie app is on the way? Not yet but it is a company goal to provide this type of technology suite soon to our loyal membership just like the NBPA.

The National Basketball Players Association is busy this NBA All-Star Game NYC week with the launch of a new player app designed by partner SportsBlog.

The National Basketball Players Association is bus...

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