Monthly Archives December 2015

Awesome @CFBPlayoff #CottonBowl @espn Megacast Spidercam! @MSU_Football #Spartans @AlabamaFTBL #RollTide #CFBPlayoff

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Buzzed Driving is Drunk Driving So Save Lives, Money And Grief By Planning Ahead This New Year’s Eve

Plan ahead this holiday season – Buzzed Driving is Drunk Driving.

Plan ahead this holiday season – Buzzed Driving is Drunk Driving.

Buzzed Driving is Drunk Driving So Save Lives, Money And Grief By Planning Ahead This New Year’s Eve

So it’s New Year’s Eve, and you are planning a fun outing with friends and family. Some of the Sports Techie blog community readers and followers will attend the second College Football Playoff Semifinal game at the Goodyear Cotton Bowl Classic between No. 3 ranked Michigan State and No.2 Alabama at AT&T Stadium or watch the broadcast on ESPN beginning at 8 p.m. ET, and it might be winding up in a thrilling fashion near the stroke of midnight to bring in the exciting new year of 2016. You might have just a drink or two or three at the sports bar, club ...

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Hexoskin Awarded CSA Contract To Develop Astronaut Remote Health Care Monitoring Technology

Hexoskin selected to develop a technology to remotely monitor astronauts’ vital signs.

Hexoskin selected to develop a technology to remotely monitor astronauts’ vital signs.

Hexoskin Awarded CSA Contract To Develop Astronaut Remote Health Care Monitoring Technology

Hexoskin was awarded another contract with the Canadian Space Agency (CSA) to develop a new technology, a patch-based sensor network to remotely monitor astronaut’s vital signs. Teneisha Collins, Community Manager, Hexoskin (Carré Technologies) shared this news because the new contract has applications beyond space exploration. Researchers at St. Mary’s Hospital’s Research Centre (SMHC) also developed a new Canadian tech system that can be used in exploration- class space missions and improve access to health care here on Earth...

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Arizona Bowl Presented By NOVA Home Loans Streamed Via Campus Insiders, MLBAM And ASN Sports Tech

Campus Insiders Partners with MLBAM and 120 Sports to Stream Inaugural NOVA® Home Loans Arizona Bowl Featuring Exclusive, First-of-its-kind Production.

Campus Insiders Partners with MLBAM and 120 Sports to Stream Inaugural NOVA® Home Loans Arizona Bowl Featuring Exclusive, First-of-its-kind Production.

Arizona Bowl Presented By NOVA Home Loans Streamed Via Campus Insiders, MLBAM And ASN Sports Tech

Campus Insiders will stream the inaugural NOVA® Home Loans Arizona Bowl pitting Nevada vs. Colorado State today, December 29 in a pioneering fashion enabling fans to have the unique opportunity to view and engage with this NCAA bowl game streamed for free within an immersive, real-time and multi-faceted digital media experience. This is a first-of-its-kind enhanced viewing fan experience streamed by the proprietary 120 Sports video player technology – developed and powered by MLBAM...

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How Technology Has Changed The Face Of Golf

How Technology has Changed the Face of Golf.

How Technology has Changed the Face of Golf.

How Technology has Changed the Face of Golf

The Sport Techie blog welcomes contributions such as this new article about the influence of golf tech on the game written by freelance writer, Phil Oscarson. After many centuries, the game of golf remains true to its roots and traditions. Golf’s devotion to history and tradition is so canonized that many purists see technological advancements as threats to those traditions. But the fact is, technological advancements and the ways in which golf’s governing bodies have adapted to them could legitimately be considered part of the roots and traditions of the game. One thing is certain, outside the top players’ performances on the course throughout the season, golf technology is one of the hottest to...

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IBM Sports Tech Twitter Chat With Sports Techie And IBMer Jim Rushton

IBM Sports Tech Twitter Chat With Sports Techie And IBMer Jim Rushton.

IBM Sports Tech Twitter Chat With Sports Techie And IBMer Jim Rushton.

IBM Sports Tech Twitter Chat With Sports Techie And IBMer Jim Rushton

The first IBM Global Technology Services (GTS) Twitter Chat of 2016, on Tuesday, January 5 at 1PM EST, covers sports and technology. The social conversation will be co-hosted by me and current IBMer Jim Rushton, Global Leader / Partner, Sports and Entertainment Practice at IBM Interactive Experience and former Chief Revenue Officer of the Miami Dolphins and Sun Life Stadium. This online social sports business discussion centers on approximately seven questions pertaining to the need for sporting teams around the globe to modernize venues while team owners, CMOs and CTOs decide how to meet the growing demands of the digital #fanexperience using in...

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CES 2016 Turner Sports Business Forum And Live eSports Championship Coverage

Turner & WME | IMG Set to Make eSports Debut with Live On-Site Championship Round Coverage Featuring Valve’s Counter-Strike: Global Offensive

Turner & WME | IMG Set to Make eSports Debut with Live On-Site Championship Round Coverage Featuring Valve’s Counter-Strike: Global Offensive

CES 2016 Turner Sports Business Forum And Live eSports Championship Coverage

Turner Sports announced plans to produce their largest CES 2016 Las Vegas presence ever. Their daylong business showcase features the inaugural Sports Business Forum and live eSports on-site championship round coverage of Valve’s game Counter-Strike: Global Offensive streamed live over the FACEIT Twitch Channel. The forum presented by Turner Sports in partnership with NextVR, includes a powerhouse panel headed by NBA Commissioner Adam Silver and Baseball Commissioner Robert Manfred. Inside the NBA host Ernie Johnson and analysts Charles Barkley, Kenny Smith and Shaquil...

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Blackalicious Multi-Platform “Sports Alphabet” Remix Powered By Bleacher Report

Blackalicious Multi-Platform “Sports Alphabet” Remix Powered By Bleacher Report - SportsTechie blog

Blackalicious Multi-Platform “Sports Alphabet” Remix Powered By Bleacher Report – SportsTechie blog

Blackalicious Multi-Platform “Sports Alphabet” Remix Powered By Bleacher Report

The new Blackalicious song ‘Sports Alphabet’ in conjunction with Bleacher Report, is a ground breaking multi-platform brand campaign. The “Sports Alphabet” hip-hop urban campaign was launched by Blackalicious, together with bay area advertising agency barrettSF and Gentlemen Scholar handling the A-Z video graphics. The legends of hiphop remixed their hit single ‘Alphabet Aerobics’ after 10 years away from the business with more than 50 sports references edited into 26 zany sport animation styles, one for each letter of the ABCs sung by the Gift of Gab...

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Ephesus Lighting Acquired By Eaton For Sports Venues Connected LED

Eaton Adds Sports Lighting to its Connected LED Portfolio with Newly Acquired Ephesus Lighting

Eaton Adds Sports Lighting to its Connected LED Portfolio with Newly Acquired Ephesus Lighting

Ephesus Lighting Acquired By Eaton For Sports Venues Connected LED

Ephesus Lighting was acquired by Eaton, a Pittsburgh based power management company last week. It was quite a year for Ephesus Lighting located in Syracuse, N.Y. beginning with their connected light-emitting diode solutions lighting up the inside of the University of Phoenix Stadium (UOP) for Super Bowl 49 early in 2015. Next, the new Minnesota Vikings Stadium announced they will use their LED fixtures to illuminate the field in 2016. More significant installs occurred over the year in particular at Bridgestone Arena for the Nashville Predators season and the upcoming NHL All-Star game...

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Mastering Your Golf Game Through Winter

Playing Golf Through The Winter - GolfOnline UK Infographic

Playing Golf Through The Winter – GolfOnline UK Infographic

Mastering Your Golf Game Through Winter

Improving your golf game through the winter season can be tricky but with the help of some tips, indoor drills and sports tech products, golfers around the world can set new golfing performance goals and achieve them before spring 2016 arrives. Take a look at the ‘Playing Golf Through The Winter’ infographic shared with the Sports Techie community blog by GolfOnline UK for our readers and followers to reference over the coming months. Cold weather gear, indoor practice and exercise tips are just a few ways a golfer can improve their skill sets. Training the mental side of your game to handle cold weather conditions is another way to improve your scores before actually playing...

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