Monthly Archives February 2014

GoldieBox Inspires Girl Engineers With Intuit Small Business Big Game Commercial

Debbie Sterling started GoldieBlox, a unique Oakland based toy company that aims to excite girls about engineering with toys that teach these skills while appealing directly to girls

Debbie Sterling started GoldieBlox, a unique Oakland based toy company that aims to excite girls about engineering with toys that teach these skills while appealing directly to girls

GoldieBlox, a small business that makes toys to inspire the next generation of female engineers, has won Intuit’s “Small Business Big Game”, a competition aimed to give one deserving small business the opportunity of a lifetime – a commercial during the Big Game. After millions of votes, GoldieBlox won the public’s vote and claimed the prize, beating out three other finalists and 15,000 small businesses who’d entered the Super Bowl XLVIII contest...

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iSoccer Digital Training Platform Launches Second Round of Funding

iSoccer Digital Training Platform Launches Second Round of Funding - Sports Techie blog

iSoccer Digital Training Platform Launches Second Round of Funding – Sports Techie blog

The morphing of sports, technology and gaming has delivered the Sports Techie community blog a start-up company in San Francisco that goes by the name, iSoccer. Scott Leber, CEO and Founder, iSoccer, spoke to me about their pioneering sports tech business model and his recently launched second phase of funding that will meet the current demands of growth and seize the sport business opportunity in their sports tech niche.

Over 150,000 players and 30,000 teams have logged more than 67 million skill touches on the ball since 2010 using the website  https://www.playisoccer.com/ and Play iSoccer mobile app

Over 150,000 players and 30,000 teams have logged more than 67 million skill touches on the ball since 2010 using the website https://www.playisoccer.com/ and Play iSoccer mobile app

iSoccer

Over 150,000 players and 30,...

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What’s That Olympic Sport Called Again?

Skeleton helmets are ranked by Bleacher Report

Skeleton helmets are ranked by Bleacher Report

Sophia from sports-management-degrees.com posted an Infographic “What’s That Olympic Sport Called Again?”, which the Sports Techie community blog is happy so share with our readers all over  the world. Many of the summer and winter Olympic sports in this Infographic have a glorious history that go back over one hundred years. Every two years we turn on our t.v.’s and digital devices to some surprisingly obscure Olympic sports. Here’s what you need to know to keep you entertained from curling to trampoline according to the Sports Management Degrees Infographic. Since the Sochi Olympics have already started, I offer my initial Sports Techie thoughts about each of the three winter Olympic sports featured in the Infographic below.

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Mr. @DChernyshenko, best ever #openingceremony, thank you @Sochi2014! #Sochi2014 #Olympics #Fisht

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Team Citi Athletes Team Up with U.S Olympic, Paralympic And Community Programs In Need

The 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics are here and the Sports Techie community blog is now part of an exclusive group of bloggers who are using their influence to share stories of the Team Citi® athletes and the programs they are helping, while supporting Team USA.  These nine U.S. Olympic and Paralympic athletes represent nine winter sports programs in need. Each Team Citi athlete has teamed up with a U.S Olympic, Paralympic or community program in need. Citi donated $500,000 to the U.S. Olympic Committee to help these programs thrive Citi® Every Step of the Way®. You decide who should get the funds.

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Visit: https://everystep.citi.com/

$500,000 Citi Donation –You help decide where it goes with just a click

Olympic fans here in the United States and around the world to sup...

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Campus Insiders Showcases All-New Website With Multi-Year Partnership with Cadillac

Campus Insiders Showcases All-New Website With Multi-Year Partnership with Cadillac

Campus Insiders Showcases All-New Website With Multi-Year Partnership with Cadillac

Campus Insiders (www.CampusInsiders.com), the leading digital content syndication source and online destination for college sports fans, announced today the redesign of its site and content offerings, and a multi-year partnership with Cadillac. The Sports Techie community blog is excited to share this breaking news as the college basketball season winds down and the NCAA March Madness tournaments begins next month which you can follow along at the new Campus Insider web site now partnered with Cadillac .

New Campus Insiders Website

The new Campus Insiders site offers a network TV-like experience featuring 24 hours a day, seven days a week, live streaming and video on demand content centered on the top coll...

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Deltatre Acquires German Company IMPIRE AG For Data, Media Services And Sports Tech Products

deltatre acquires German company IMPIRE AG

deltatre acquires German company IMPIRE AG

Industry leading sports media and technology firm deltatre announced on Tuesday the acquisition of IMPIRE AG, a leading provider of premium sports data and digital media services, as well as TV graphics and performance analysis technologies in German-speaking markets. The Sports Techie community blog has documented the steady track record of growth of deltatre, and the acquisition of IMPIRE represents a significant step forward in deltatre’s strategic expansion and constitutes the first corporate acquisition in the Italian firm’s 28-year history.

IMPIRE AG has developed into one of the leading independent media service providers in Germany

IMPIRE AG has developed into one of the leading independent media service providers in Germany

deltatre and IMPIRE AG

“This union will give us the important opportunity to be closer to our customers an...

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Denver Broncos Fans Win Free Pepsi Via Magical Vending Machines

Denver Broncos Fans Win Free Pepsi Via Magical Vending Machines

Denver Broncos Fans Win Free Pepsi Via Magical Vending Machines

Leading into the Super Bowl, Pepsi surprised some lucky Denver residents when a vending machine declaring “Free Pepsi” delivered much more than advertised as the city got ready for their AFC Champions Broncos play the NFC Champions Seattle Seahawks in Super Bowl XLVIII held at MetLife Stadium in New York and New Jersey last Sunday, in a one-sided affair the Hawks won delivering Seattle its first NFL Championship and the Lombardy trophy to the 206. The Sports Techie community is happy to share this Pepsi advertising campaign with our readers because your city might be next.

See how the city of Denver by storm  and got people Hyped for Halftime!

See how the city of Denver by storm and got people Hyped for Halftime!

Pepsi #Halftime Denver

Denver passersby who pressed the button for free soda were...

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@Q13FOX @KIRO7Seattle @KING5Seattle @komonews @nfl @NFLNetwork Wanting to #Celebrate48 with #12s.

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New Carlsberg Live Match Centre By Deltatre For Barclays Premier League Is Live

Carlsberg Live Match Centre By Deltatre For Barclays Premier League

Carlsberg Live Match Centre By Deltatre For Barclays Premier League

The new Carlsberg Live Match Centre powered by deltatre is a pioneering, multi-platform website launched in London last week that brings together all the stats and facts from Barclays Premier League match days. The Premier League brought in deltatre because of its sports business expertise capturing live sporting events for fans and has developed this unique live match day product for the world’s most watched and supported football league. The Sports Techie community blog is excited to share this historical sports technology announcement by deltatre with BPL fans worldwide, in the United States and here in Seattle, home of Sounders FC in the MLS.

Carlsberg Live Match Centre

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