Monthly Archives October 2013

30 Blogs with the Best Tips for Coaching Your Kid’s Under Six Soccer Team

30 Blogs with the Best Tips for Coaching Your Kid’s Under Six Soccer Team

30 Blogs with the Best Tips for Coaching Your Kid’s Under Six Soccer Team

Coaching kids’ soccer is a tough role to take on, especially when the kids are very young. As a coach, you have to learn to communicate at their level, which means less boring talk and more fun-focused teaching. Young kids are easily distracted, so bombarding them with soccer theory is not going to work, but that doesn’t mean you can’t provide solid lessons in other ways. For coaches of under six soccer teams, these 30 blogs are absolutely essential reading.

Psychology of Coaching

An understanding of sports psychology is extremely valuable to coaches at all levels...

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VSporto Expands to Alabama and Auburn Internet Sports Radio

VSporto Expands to Alabama and Auburn Radio Internet

VSporto Expands to Alabama and Auburn Radio Internet

The President of VSporto, Keith Jasper, took the time to update the Sports Techie community blog about their newest Internet radio app made for University of Alabama sports content. He shared company data about their properties Internet performance numbers and offered our readers analytical insight for the month of September. Their recently launched apps for Alabama and Auburn fans resulted in 6 times the amount of traffic that Bulldog Sports Radio and Rebel Sports Radio and their listeners produced.

BAMA Sports Radio

The Alabama Crimson Tide 24-hour radio iOS app is part of the VSporto network of over 2.5 million listeners. VSporto has now streamed over 1...

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Social media history by @15Lasershow of 2013 World Series Champions Boston @RedSox. #BostonStrong

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Kia Evolution Of The Modern Car Commercial And History of Auto Technology

Since 1880, every decade of car changes have involved some sort of technological advancement that Kia Motors covers an informative, educational and fun video entitled, @Kia Presents Evolution Of The Modern Car! Watch as Kia takes you on an animated journey since before most any of us were born, to  the roaring ‘20s when the gas gauge was invented up until last decade and the integration of GPS tech. I have seen cars from the 1960’s era onward, our five month old baby has seen none of it before we watched it together for the Sports Techie community blog and both wondered memories are triggered when you see the introduction of rubber tires, power steering, air conditioning, and of course, the radio that morphed into the record player, cassette player and CD player...

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2013 World Series Social Media Metrics Breakdown

2013 World Series Social Media Metrics Breakdown

2013 World Series Social Media Metrics Breakdown

The World Series social media numbers over the first three games provided insight into fans mindset and feelings. This Sports Techie community blog summary discusses the social media analytics produced on the official Twitter, Google+, Foursquare and Facebook accounts during the 2013 World Series of the Boston Red Sox and St. Louis Cardinals fandome. The fantastic data is provided by the Dachis Group, a social media tracking company. Unprecedented MLB endings to games three were reflected in the engagement activity by the always knowledgeable and loyal Red Sox fans and Cards fans.

2013 World Series Social Media Metrics Breakdown - Sports Techie blog

2013 World Series Social Media Metrics Breakdown – Sports Techie blog

Game 1-3 Social Media Summaries

The summaries of games 1 and 2/3 (combined) are reflective of...

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Lyft On Demand Ride Service Is In Seattle and Nationwide

Lyft On Demand Ride Service Is In Seattle and Nationwide

Lyft On Demand Ride Service Is In Seattle and Nationwide

Your new, cheaper alternative to calling a cab is Lyft, an on demand ride service that launched here in Seattle back in April. The community standard of pink mustaches on drivers and fist bumps between customers is sweeping the nation and soon the globe. If you need a ride to Century Link Stadium to see the NFL’s number one ranked Seattle Seahawks play or catch the Seattle Sounders defeat another MLS opponent, or need a lift home, Lyft is your fun and cheap friend that can make it so.

Lyft

If you find yourself in a bind or simply want a different experience than the crowded Metro bus line or expensive Yellow Cab and you can’t afford a limo, try Lyft...

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New JumpSeat iOS App Gives Fans Wireless Ability To Exchange Seats At Live Events

The New JumpSeat iOS App Gives Fans Wireless Ability To Exchange Seats at Events

The New JumpSeat iOS App Gives Fans Wireless Ability To Exchange Seats at Events

JumpSeat is a new iOS app that allows event-goers across the nation to either offer their seats or view the inventory of seats available and then pre-arrange for a ticket exchange right at the event. The Sports Techie blog spoke to Torrey Smith, founder of JumpSeat, yesterday during their App Store product and service launch across the United States. We spoke about his unique sports technology idea, the software devotement and rewards program, user ratings and promotions, that include a ticket swap opportunity for one lucky user during game three of the 2013 World Series being played in ST. Louis at Busch Stadium conducted via Twitter.

The new JumpSeat app allow for parties within a stadium or arena to easily connect with each other and be rewarded for swapping seats

The new JumpSeat app allow for parties within a stadium or arena to easily ...

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10 Reasons Outdoor Play is Crucial to Healthy Child Development

10 Reasons Outdoor Play is Crucial to Healthy Child Development

10 Reasons Outdoor Play is Crucial to Healthy Child Development

The iconic image of the idyllic American childhood was, not so long ago, based around the idea of spending long summer days playing outside and exploring the neighborhood until the streetlights were illuminated. Today’s fear-driven culture might make it difficult to send your kids outside for the entirety of a day in good conscience without supervision, but that doesn’t mean that they have to be relegated to a lifetime of staring blankly at a television screen, playing video games or cooped up in a community center to stay safe. When safe, sane practices are adhered to, time spent playing outside is not only fun, but also essential to your child’s healthy development and growth...

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Boxing, Money, and Health: The Floyd Mayweather Case Study and Infographic

Boxing, Money, and Health: The Floyd Mayweather Case Study and Infographic

Boxing, Money, and Health: The Floyd Mayweather Case Study and InfographicThis pioneering boxing sports business infographic case study about Floyd “Money” Mayweather is full of Big Data facts for the Sports Techie community blog to analyze. The explosion of Pay Per View technology in sports and in particular boxing and the UFC have helped Mr. Mayweather leverage his personal brand into becoming the global sports and entertainment icon that recently earned him over $100 million for less than a four hour shift.

Money

Once known as simply “Pretty Boy,” Floyd Mayweather Promotions is now a true money making sportsbiz machine. Earlier this year, he split with HBO and signed on with Showtime for a six-fight deal, mega-buck deal...

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Qylur Automated, Self-Service, Security-Screening Kiosk Is Revolutionary

The Qylatron will reverse the strict new rules for fans checking their bags

The Qylatron will reverse the strict new rules for fans checking their bags

Qylur has designed a game-changing new bag-screening technology called the Qylatron that will improve fan experience for sports and entertainment venues, monuments and transportation hubs. The industry-first Qylatron scans guest IDs and screens bags five times faster, detects multiple security threats, reduces security costs with up to 50-percent less staffing, and improves the guest experience. Lisa Dolev, PhD – Founder, Qylur Security Systems, a user experience-driven homeland security technology company based in Silicon Valley, was gracious to carve out the time from Palo Alto to speak to the Sports Techie community blog in Seattle, before their global launch today.

Qylatron™ – Smart Threat-Learning System

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