Monthly Archives May 2014

The Rise and Fall of Video Game Virtual World Created By Zynga

The new Infographic “The Rise and Fall of Zynga” was shared by Anna Mininkova for the Sports Techie community blog readers to help you understand how a cool social gaming startup company can get funded with $359 million, followed by expansion at Internet speed, then crash as fast as a NASCAR race car pushing towards the finish line.

Zynga
Source: GraphicDesignDegreeHub.com

Our thanks to Anna for this information and graphic design degree hub link: http://www.graphicdesigndegreehub.com/zynga/.

Sports Techie, Many social gamers may not know that Zynga was named after a Zinga, an American Bulldog once owned by Pincus...

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Essential Boating Gadgets for Canada’s Summer Season

Essential Boating Gadgets for Canada's Summer Season

Essential Boating Gadgets for Canada’s Summer Season

Essential Boating Gadgets for Canada’s Summer Season

The National Marine Manufacturers Association reports that 15 million Canadians enjoyed boating on Canada’s plethora of lakes, rivers and shorelines last year. You are beside yourself with anticipation, waiting for summer so you can head back onto the water. While you’re waiting, get ready for this year’s boating season with high-tech boating gadgets that will make you safer and happier outdoors. The Sports Techie community blog is excited that summer is here...

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ACC Digital Network Winner Of Fan Vote For Must See Moment of the Year Announced

Fans vote for Wake Forest’s Katie Stengel score in double overtime

Fans vote for Wake Forest’s Katie Stengel score in double overtime

ACC Digital Network Winner Of Fan Vote For Must See Moment of the Year Announced

ACC fans voted for Wake Forest’s Katie Stengel’s “Bend it like Beckham” soccer shot and goal in double overtime to win their NCAA women’s soccer game. The Sports Techie community blog shared the 2013- 2014 top plays of the year earlier this week.

The ACC Digital Network Releases Final Top 10 Must See Moments of the Year List | Sports Techie blog

Fans voted on @theACCDN website to determine #MustSeeACC Winner

Fans voted on @theACCDN website to determine #MustSeeACC Winner

ACC Must See Moment of the Year
ACC college sports fans voted for Stengel‘s amazing free kick blast in a high pressure situation that gave the Deacs the winning score to beat North Texas in double overtime. Link:

Wake Forest’...

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Deltatre Forge CMS Platform Powers New World Rowing Federation FISA Website

Deltatre Forge CMS Platform Powers New World Rowing Federation FISA Website - Sports Techie blog

Deltatre Forge CMS Platform Powers New World Rowing Federation FISA Website – Sports Techie blog

Deltatre Forge CMS Platform Powering New World Rowing Federation FISA Website

Today, the World Rowing Federation FISA announced the launch of the governing body’s new online home for the rowing ecosystem, www.worldrowing.com. The Sports Techie community blog has a solid track record of announcing deltatre’s pioneering sports technology partnerships you can read more about here. Their user-friendly Content Management System platform delivered to the FISA is another sport business feather in the digital portfolio cap of deltatre’s many impressive worldwide business development accomplishments.

The World Rowing Federation FISA today announced the launch of the governing body’s new online home for the rowing ecosystem, www.worldrowing.com.

The World Rowing Federation FISA today announced the launch of the governing body’s new online home ...

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adidas brazuca world cup final match ball

adidas brazuca world cup final match ball

The Sports Techie community blog is ramping up our coverage of adidas 2014 FIFA World Cup Collection before this grandest of International tournaments begins in June. Engage with our previous adidas affiliate blogs and links in order to purchase football gear, products and your nations colors in a jersey, cleats or other apparel.

**This post contains affiliate links and I will be compensated if you make a purchase after clicking on my links.

Own the World Cup Final adidas Brazuca Ball

The World Cup only comes around once every four years, which makes the custom soccer balls they design JUST for the event very rare and timeless...

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The ACC Digital Network Releases Final Top 10 Must See Moments of the Year List

Fan vote to determine #MustSeeACC Winner

Fan vote to determine #MustSeeACC Winner

The ACC Digital Network Releases Final Top 10 Must See Moments of the Year List

The ACC Digital Network (ACCDN) just released the final Top 10 ACC Must See Moments list from the 2013-14 school year today.  As part of the ACC Digital Network’s expansive coverage of ACC Sports, the ACCDN has captured Must See Moments across all sports and is asking fans everywhere to cast their online vote for the athletes responsible for the most exciting moment of the year.

The ACC Digital Network Releases Final Top 10 Must See Moments of the Year List - Sports Techie blog

The ACC Digital Network Releases Final Top 10 Must See Moments of the Year List – Sports Techie blog

MustSeeACC
After releasing the top Football and Basketball moments earlier this year, the final #MustSeeACC Top 10 list includes the best of Baseball, Softball, Lacrosse and Olympic sports.

F...

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Drones In Sports Are Evolving Into A Low-Cost Competitive Advantage

Arch Aerial Skill Positions Training

Arch Aerial Skill Positions Training

Drones In Sports Are Evolving Into A Low-Cost Competitive Advantage

Drones in sport are a global trend the Sports Techie community blog is excited to cover with our investigation into this sports technology product pioneered by Arch Aerial, LLC. Kelly McClinton, Arch Aerial, Digital Marketing Manager, reached out via our Twitter handle and shared information about their company, drone tech in sport and new FAA regulations, in addition to letting our readers know about a featured segment airing this Sunday on a major TV network.

Arch Aerial base drone package starts at $895 and goes up to $4,200 depending on what is included.

Arch Aerial base drone package starts at $895 and goes up to $4,200 depending on what is included.

Drone in Sports
Kelly divulged that ESPN’s “Outside The Lines” show will broadcast their drone segment that focuses on the applica...

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Apolo Ohno Documents His Ironman Training in Web Series “Mission Apolo”

Apolo Ohno Documents His Ironman Training in Web Series “Mission Apolo” - Sports Techie blog

Apolo Ohno Documents His Ironman Training in Web Series “Mission Apolo” – Sports Techie blog

Apolo Ohno Documents His Ironman Training in Web Series “Mission Apolo”

World-champion speedskater Apolo Ohno has come out of retirement to take on the biggest athletic challenge of his career, the 2014 IRONMAN World Championship. The Sports Techie community blog will support Seattles’ own – Ohno, by sharing the inspiring and entertaining new web series documenting his grueling endurance racetraining for our global readers.

In the first episode of the eight-part webisode series, NFL legend Hines Ward, who competed in last year's IRONMAN race, officially passes the torch to Apolo Ohno and Women's Health magazine's Jen Ator, who will be training and competing alongside Apolo.

In the first episode of the eight-part webisode series, NFL legend Hines Ward, who competed in last year’s IRONMAN race, officially passes the torch to Apolo Ohno and Women’s Health magazine’s Jen Ator, who will be training and competing alongside Apolo.

Watch the pr...

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UMASS Amherst Mullins Center Makes The Switch To LED Lights By Ephesus Lighting

Ephesus Lighting will replace the Mullins Center existing HID (high intensity discharge) lighting with its revolutionary new LED sports lighting.

The Ryan Center is another similar college facility at the University of Rhode Island that is lit with Ephesus.

The Mullins Center at UMASS Amherst makes the switch to LED Lights from Ephesus Lighting, sports technology news that is making the world a better place. The University of Massachusetts Amherst, along with Global Spectrum, one of the nation’s leading public assembly facility management companies, announced a series of upgrades to the William D. Mullins Center including the installation of a new LED lighting system from Ephesus Lighting. The announcement of the new lighting solution was made by Brian Caputo, assistant general manager/director of operations of the Mullins Center and Mike Lorenz, President of Ephesus Lighting, Inc. making it sports tech history in the making.

The Mullins Center at UMASS Amherst Makes the Switch to LED Lights from Ephesus Lighting

The ...

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PlaySight Lands $3.5m Investment To Fund Worldwide Distribution of Game-Changing Sports Technology

The Sports Techie community blog is excited to share this revolutionary sports tech product created by PlaySight with our website readers, club owners, and all levels of tennis coaches and players

The Sports Techie community blog is excited to share this revolutionary sports tech product created by PlaySight with our website readers, club owners, and all levels of tennis coaches and players

PlaySight Interactive, an innovative sports technology Company and creators of an affordable, tennis analytic system (the ‘SmartCourt’), today announced the completion of a $3.5 million investment round from high-profile private investors including Novak Djokovic, Billie-Jean King, Bill Ackman, Mark Ein, Dr. Jim Loehr and others. The Sports Techie community blog is excited to share this revolutionary sports tech product created by PlaySight with our website readers, club owners, and all levels of tennis coaches and players.

PlaySight Lands $3.5m Investment To Fund Worldwide Distribution of Game-Changing Sports Technology  - Sports Techie blog

PlaySight Lands $3...

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