Monthly Archives March 2014

MAN VS. DOG – Who’s the Better Athlete?

Canines vs. Humans - Tale Of The Tape I Performance via Purina Pro Plan Infographic

Canines vs. Humans – Tale Of The Tape I Performance via Purina Pro Plan Infographic

Purina Pro Plan shared their MAN vs. DOG Infographic deeper look at the average stats when comparing dogs to humans from an athletic perspective, with the Sports Techie community blog. Dogs are naturally gifted athletes and Pro Plan wanted to showcase that by putting some amazing statistics side-by-side with some of the world’s most accomplished athletes.

Dogs are naturally incredible athletes and Pro Plan wanted to showcase that by putting some amazing statistics side-by-side with some of the world’s most accomplished athletes in an Infographic

Dogs are naturally incredible athletes and Pro Plan wanted to showcase that by putting some amazing statistics side-by-side with some of the world’s most accomplished athletes in an Infographic

For instance, the four dogs below actually beat human records, even though they’re at least h...

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Swish Analytics Algorithmic Sports, Predictions And Betting Recommendations At BetBuckets

Swish Analytics are building a one-stop shop for betting recommendations, game predictions, fantasy sports information, and original sports content

Swish Analytics are building a one-stop shop for betting recommendations, game predictions, fantasy sports information, and original sports content

Swish Analytics Inc., is a sports technology startup based in San Francisco that developed algorithmic sports, predictions and betting recommendations. The three founders raised $300K in March from a group of private angel investors to deliver algorithmic sports predictions to bettors and fans in the underserved data science field. The ground-breaking movie Moneyball, opened the public’s perception to sports analytics and daily wagering sites such as FanDuel...

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Hyperice Injury Prevention And Recovery Technology Company Has Cornered New Markets

Adrian Peterson, Minnesota Vikings running back, joined Hyperice as an equity partner, making him the newest addition to the company's star studded athlete roster

Adrian Peterson, Minnesota Vikings running back, joined Hyperice as an equity partner, making him the newest addition to the company’s star studded athlete roster

The new executive vice president of marketing and business development at Hyperice is Jim Huether, someone I met while researching for an iQ by Intel contribution on football helmet technology. Hyperice is an injury prevention and recovery company that recently partnered with Adrian Peterson, who joins Blake Griffin, Hope Solo and a number of other Nike athletes, as equity partners. They added Industry pioneer Dr. Mike Clark to the new Medical Advisory Board today...

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CheckinLine Fan Engagement Platform Targeting More NCAA Users

CheckinLine Fan Engagement Platform Targeting More NCAA Users - Sports Techie blog

CheckinLine Fan Engagement Platform Targeting More NCAA Users – Sports Techie blog

CheckinLine has created software that centers on fan data, profiling and insight, plus research, conversations and databases. Their virtual service imitates the physical act of “camping out” or “queuing up” for swag and provides an engaging platform for organizations (sports, ticketing and events) to communicate with fans/supporters/members in an efficient and pro-active manner. Ben Flavel, CheckinLine Founder and CEO, is expanding the companies sports business presence amongst NCAA institutions...

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Win 15K When You Predict the Best March Madness Bracket Data Set

March Machine Learning Competition by Intel and Kaggle

March Machine Learning Competition by Intel and Kaggle

Intel and Kaggle have teamed up to introduce the new March Madness Learning Mania competition. The winner of this NCAA tournament based contest earns $15,000, may that be a Sports Techie community blog reader. I had a terrific opportunity to learn about Kaggle’s competition-based platform and Intel’s Big Data push towards business applications that can predict and break down the right data sets for any kind of SMB at an affordable price. Kaggle, a competition-based platform for predictive modeling and analytics, partnered with Intel to create the March Machine Learning Mania competition where some smart Sports Techie can win the free $15K prize. Today is the last day to enter so do is NOW!

We have assembled the basic elements necessary to get started with tournament prediction

We have assembled the basic elements...

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March Madness Bracket Hacks And Quicken Loans Tips

Bracket Hacks compiled tips on how to build the ultimate bracket

Bracket Hacks compiled tips on how to build the ultimate bracket

The Sports Techie community blog is happy to share insightful and entertaining March Madness tips and Infographic via Stacey Johnson and Bracket Hacks for the Quicken Loans Billion Dollar Brackets Challenge with Yahoo Sports for a chance to win one billion dollars.

Bracket Hacks
Bracket Hacks compiled tips on how to build the ultimate bracket. After seeing my NCAA tweet, they thought our global readers might enjoy the post on the Zing by Quicken Loans web page.

Billion Dollar Bracket Infographic – A Numbers Game

An infographic from the team at the Quicken Loans Zing Blog.

March Madness Bracket Hacks And Quicken Loans Tips

March Madness Bracket Hacks And Quicken Loans Tips

Billion Dollar Brackets
There is still time to register for the Quicken Loans Billion Dollar Bracket C...

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Post Sochi: The Technology Behind the World’s Largest Sporting Event via iQ by Intel

Post-Sochi: The Technology Behind the World’s Largest Sporting Event via iQ by Intel

Post-Sochi: The Technology Behind the World’s Largest Sporting Event via iQ by Intel

The sports technology integrated into the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympic Games in Russia was mind blowing as was the over $50 billion International event price tag. I was privileged to once again write for iQ by Intel about a trending topic wrapped in sports tech for the Sports Techie community blog.

Sports + Tech

By Robert Roble, iQ Contributor & Editor at SportsTechie

Russia spent over $50 billion on the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics making it the most expensive Olympic Games of all-time...

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Sports Using Technology to Detect, Prevent Athlete Head Injuries via iQ by Intel

All NFL Teams Adopt X2 ICE Concussion Management Software for 2013-14 Season

All NFL Teams Adopt X2 ICE Concussion Management Software for 2013-14 Season

Sports Using Technology to Detect, Prevent Athlete Head Injuries via iQ by Intel http://mvb.me/s/b2aeba

Future of Wearable Tech, Sports + Tech

By Robert Roble, iQ Contributor & Editor at SportsTechie

Innovative researchers and technology-based companies are hard at work addressing the serious dangers of brain injuries and resulting concussions. Using wearable sensors, mobile devices such as tablets and smartphones and big data crunching technologies are allowing for baseline tests that could be valuable for coaches and athletes. These new technologies are becoming more affordable, which could help them be more widely used not only during games, but also for practices.

According to Bill Hannon, a senior technical ...

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March Madness 68 In 60 By Campus Insiders Breaks Down Every NCAA Tournament Game

Campus Insiders’ incredible March Madness roster of on-air talent will include “Mr. Basketball” and network host, Seth Davis, veteran sports journalist Bonnie Bernstein, Cornette, Nicholas and more

Campus Insiders’ incredible March Madness roster of on-air talent will include “Mr. Basketball” and network host, Seth Davis, veteran sports journalist Bonnie Bernstein, Cornette, Nicholas and more

Campus Insiders’ team of experts and Insiders across the country will be offering an unprecedented content experience, with analysis, commentary, interviews, editorial features, predictions and picks, in addition to rolling out the new “68 in 60″ every game breakdown. With March Madness upon us, Campus Insiders – the destination for college sports fans – is giving fans a free, all-access pass for around-the-clock coverage of all the tournament action. The Sports Techie community blog can get prepared to win your office pool or the billion dollar payout bracket with the Campus Insid...

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Deltatre Supports C4 Broadcast Of First Ever UK Winter Paralympic Gold Medal

Steve Boulton, deltatre’s creative director, said, “Bringing the achievements of these great athletes to the country has been exceptionally rewarding for us and for the ParalympicGB team to win their first ever winter gold is fantastic.

Steve Boulton, deltatre’s creative director, said, “Bringing the achievements of these great athletes to the country has been exceptionally rewarding for us and for the ParalympicGB team to win their first ever winter gold is fantastic.

I sent deltatre  a tweet last week asking what was happening with their Sochi 2014 Paralympic coverage and they responded that visually impaired skier Kelly Gallagher and guide Charlotte Evans won the first ever winter Paralympic gold medal for Great Britain. Channel 4, with support from deltatre, was at the Rosa Khutor Alpine Centre in Russia to broadcast the history making Super-G event to TV and mobile device users. The Sports Techie community blog is privileged to once again provide our readers with the latest information about deltatre helping Cha...

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