Monthly Archives March 2013

MarinersVision the biggest of its kind in Major League Baseball

The MarinersVision HD screen made by Panasonic is big at 11,425 square feet, the biggest of its kind in Major League Baseball

The MarinersVision HD screen made by Panasonic is big at 11,425 square feet, the biggest of its kind in Major League Baseball

The Seattle Mariners shared Safeco Field’s new HD video screen with the media and will do the same on Monday, April 1st (No April Fools Joke) at 6 pm for the season opening game against the Oakland A’s. A Sports Technology innovation like this by Panasonic HD makes going to 81 home games during the 2103 season a real treat for all baseball fans inside the Safe. Mariners Vice President of Marketing Kevin Martinez said, “Fans will never watch Mariners baseball at Safeco Field the same way again.” It is the Sports Techie honor and privilege to blog about this epic and historical sports tech oc...

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Sportsfans app finds rec sports events, team fan clubs and sports bars for iPhone

Sportsfans is a robust app that finds recreational sports events, team fan clubs and sports bars for the iPhone

Sportsfans is a robust app that finds recreational sports events, team fan clubs and sports bars for the iPhone

Sportfans is a robust app that finds recreational sports events, team fan clubs and sports bars for the iPhone. This social app is partnered with Foursquare and Meetup. The app updates its listings of events every hour so users can, “Meet. Cheer. Play.” Khary Kwabena Menelik, Owner of Mobile Media, LLC, and Creator of Sportsfans for iPhone, gave the Sports Techie blog a sports business founder’s perspective of how he saw a sports technology niche and went for it.

Mobile Media

Interviewing Sports Techie business owners is a real treat and talking with Khary was no exception...

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CBS Mobile for iPhone, iPod Touch & iPad @CBSSports http://www.cbssports.com/mobile. NCAA.com/MarchMadness

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QR Game Plan Adding ROI To Your RBI

QR Game Plan Adding ROI To Your RBI

QR Game Plan mobile device business intelligence allows for teams and venues, players and agents, to engage with fans and sponsors in real-time during live games and events for customized promotions timing and embedded consumer analytics. The company is the brainchild of Founder and Chief strategist, Maurine E. Karabatsos. She developed, implemented and introduced QSites™ and QRGamePlan.com to the marketplace. She was kind enough to speak to the Sports Techie blog and community today about their QR sports business technology that compiles big data and pristine analytics for targeted markets, while enabling major sports teams to time their sponsors RTA’s (Real Time Ads) to game day play.

QR Game Plan

Currently QR Game Plan is the top QR Code marketing a...

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Watch the Kia video of a father/son bonding moment and then enter to win our free gas giveaway

Sports Techie enter to win free $50 Shell gas card from Kia Social Club. The Sports Techie online community and friends can enter to win a free $50 Shell gas card via the Kia Social Club by simply watching the embedded HowToBeADad video below and then answering a question about it via the next Rafflecopter widget in this blog.

Watch 55 second video: A great father and son moment with the 2013 Kia Optima

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To learn more about the 2013 Kia Optima that delivers best-in-class performance and is paired with a responsive transmission that makes a perfect car for dad or mom, follow: http://www.kia.com/optima/ http://www.facebook...

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Strike zone sports technology by @MLBNetwork at the 2013 @WBCBaseball. #Japan #Maeda #TeamPR #WBC

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Human Performance INC is accurately predicting athletic performance for a top tier of sports partners

Human Performance INC

Human Performance INC

Human Performance INC is accurately predicting athletic performance for a top tier of sports partners. HPI Sports recently updated their web site, www.hpisports.com. Chairman and CEO, Troy Brazell, answered several Sports Techie questions about his analytics company and HPI’s sports business direction.

HPI

HPI sports is a leading analytics firm specializing in player performance predictive modeling. Incorporating advanced analytics, dynamic weighting and data fusion, the HPI models have proven stronger and more accurate than competing companies. Much of their success stems from NFL football.

Bill Parcels said “Your program is thousands of light-years ahead of anything else out there. Your group has covered everything needed.”

HPI sports NFL draft graph accuracy average, 2000 - 2010.

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MLBAM partners with Experience seat upgrade technology as an At The Bat app feature

MLBAM, Experience Partner to Deliver Mobile Seat & Experience Upgrades

MLBAM, Experience Partner to Deliver Mobile Seat & Experience Upgrades

MLBAM partners with Experience seat upgrade technology as an At The Bat app feature. Their new partnership  to deliver seat and experience upgrade technology was announced today by MLB Advanced Media, L.P. (MLBAM), the interactive media and Internet company of Major League Baseball, and Experience (findexp.com), the fan experience mobile technology company. The Sports Techie community can now experience upgrade and mobile seat technology at participating MLB ballparks.

Experience

“Integrating our technology into MLB At The Ballpark will allow baseball fans to enhance their experience at the ballpark. Fans can try a new section of the park, beat the heat with shaded seats, or get access to VIP and club areas,” said...

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The 2013 Kia Optima Sedan with Panoramic Sunroof meets the Sports Techie needs

The 2013 Kia Optima Sedan with Panoramic Sunroof meets the Sports Techie needs.

Charlie of HowToBeADad shares a fine example of how morphing together sports and technology can be a simple thing. Simply watching airplanes through a techie sunroof on your car with a family member, significant other, or friend, can do it. Driving children around in a new 2013 Kia Optima, Sorrento, or Soul, might be the best hybrid car upgrade decision of your Sports Techie families life. Watch and listen to Charlie explain his thoughts about being a superfly Father in the embedded Kia video advert below.

2013 Kia Optima Sedan with Panoramic Sunroof

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2014 Kia Sorento
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Sports Techie, Adventure is basically every kids middle name...

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Elemental and deltatre global partnership targets second screen sports content programmers

Elemental and deltatre global partnership targets second screen sports content programmers

Elemental and deltatre global partnership targets second screen sports content programmers

Elemental and deltatre global partnership targets second screen sports content programmers. They are now working together to deliver a turnkey digital video solution for sports. The sports technology agreement standardizes the Elemental video processing systems with the deltatre platform to deliver multiscreen content of the world’s largest sporting events.

deltatre and Elemental

This new integrated solution expands upon multiscreen capabilities that deltatre and Elemental have already successfully delivered for multiple high-profile sports events such as the Pan American Games, Rugby World Cup and 2012 Olympic Games...

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