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Season Share Ticket Sharing App Launching At SXSW Pitch Accelerator

Season Share Launches At SXSW Pitch Accelerator Event

Season Share is launching at the ninth annual South by Southwest® (SXSW®) Conference and Festivals Startup Village® Accelerator® Pitch Event at Hilton Austin Downtown on March 21 with a beta version of the world’s first mobile ticket sharing app. The sports tech startup found a niche in the ticketing industry and has grand plans to redefine the market of splitting and sharing season tickets to your favorite sports events. The shared economy has blown up with ride-sharing and home-sharing making this new concept a possible winner...

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Ohio University Online Master in Coaching Education infographic: The Evolving Modern Professional Athlete.

New Motion-Tracking Tech Allows NBA Fans to See Players Like Never Before.

New Motion-Tracking Tech Allows NBA Fans to See Players Like Never Before.

With the Rio 2016 Olympics at a close and the Paralympics underway, there were many exciting stories to come out of this year’s events including those with a sports technology focus, yet none received as much media attention as 12-time Olympic medalist Ryan Lochte and his three USA Swimming teammates involvement in the gas station fiasco down in Brazil which came to light after a video was revealed catching them all in a cover up lie...

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Enter Campus Insiders Guest Reporter Search

Campus Insiders Launches “Guest Reporter Search” Campaign Provides opportunity for Students and Alumni to Cover the College Football Playoff in Arizona.

Campus Insiders Launches “Guest Reporter Search” Campaign Provides opportunity for Students and Alumni to Cover the College Football Playoff in Arizona.

Enter Campus Insiders Guest Reporter Search

Campus Insiders located in Chicago, IL is conducting a new Guest Reporter Search for some lucky college sports fan to win the grand prize of a chance to report with their respected broadcast team on site during the College Football Championship week in Phoenix, AZ. Any college student or alumni wanting to break into the profession or wishing to win the all-expense paid trip contest to cover the College Football Playoff Championship as the winner of the search can enter. The Sports Techie blog also reported about the launch of the ACC Digital Network (ACCDN) Guest Reporter search...

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ACC Guest Reporter Search Begins On The ACCDN

The ACCDN Opens Entries for “Guest Reporter Search” Opportunity for Students and Alumni to Cover the ACC Football Championship Game.

The ACCDN Opens Entries for “Guest Reporter Search” Opportunity for Students and Alumni to Cover the ACC Football Championship Game.

College football begins tonight and that means the ACC Digital Network is offering a fresh chance for active students and alumni interested in the opportunity to be a part of their coverage team on site by winning the “Guest Reporter Search” contest. The Sports Techie community blog shared this fun story last year and looks forward to spreading the new campaign news this season once again with our readers and followers around the nation and here in the South. Entrants can win by leveraging social media and ACCDN content about their favorite school. The ACCDN and theACC.com are using sports technology and social campaigns to deliver top sports content...

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Social Media And Sports Journalism UF Online Infographic Visual Resource

The impact by social media on sports journalism can be better understood by looking over the Infographic visual resource provided by the University of Florida to share with the Sports Techie community blog. Sports journalist are having to morph with social media to match the fast changing history of the industry and to keep up with top brands and individuals that are pushing the space to new heights such as ESPN. Fan engagement, sport business and cutting-edge technology resulted in fundamental changes to the way content is now delivered and personalized creating a powerful mechanism named social media used for delivering news, entertainment and gossip to society as happened during the recent NBA and NFL drafts last w...

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Kyrie Irving and the Importance of Player Safety (Visual Resource)

Kyrie Irving and the Importance of Player Safety (Visual Resource) - Sports Techie blog.

Kyrie Irving and the Importance of Player Safety (Visual Resource) – Sports Techie blog.

Kyrie Irving and the Importance of Player Safety (Visual Resource)

As many fans, athletes and exercisers may have observed, an unusual amount of NBA All-Stars suffered season-ending injuries this season, with Kyrie Irving being the latest after sustaining a broken kneecap in Game 1 of the NBA Finals. So too did several local Atlanta Hawks during 2014/15. It is for this reason that the Sports Techie community blog is bringing to your attention an infographic created by Ohio University’s Masters in Athletic Administration program, which highlights the current climate of sports injuries (particularly those occurring in youth sports) as well as ways to minimize the risk of injury and long-term damage...

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The FC Barcelona version of Mondogoal, FCB Daily Best XI, is now live at www.mondogoal.com/fcbarcelona

The FC Barcelona version of Mondogoal, FCB Daily Best XI, is now live at www.mondogoal.com/fcbarcelona

MondoGoal Partners With FC Barcelona For Pay Fantasy Sports Games

The Sports Techie community blog spoke by phone this week to Shergul Arshad in Boston, the CEO and founder of Mondogoal, in a Q&A about their fast expanding global fantasy sports platform, marketing tool and business model that just partnered with FC Barcelona as their first La Liga user and promoter for the Isle of Man headquartered sports technology company. This novel sports tech platform is similar to the NFL formats FanDuel and DraftKings pioneered here in the U.S...

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The ACCDN Guest Reporter Winner Is NC State Senior, Taylor Cunningham

The ACC Digital Network selects NC State Senior, Taylor Cunningham as Guest Reporter

The ACC Digital Network selects NC State Senior, Taylor Cunningham as Guest Reporter

ACCDN Guest Reporter Winner Is NC State Senior, Taylor Cunningham

The ACC Digital Network inaugural Guest Reporter Campaign conducted over the Internet was won by NC State senior, Taylor Cunningham. She will be on the sideline today representing the ACCDN for the 2014 Dr Pepper ACC Football Championship in Charlotte, NC between Florida State and Georgia Tech. The Sports Techie community blog covered the promotion back in September via this link here. Fan contests involving online sports technology is a hot trend to keep an eye on during 2015 and beyond.

The ACC Digital Network inaugural Guest Reporter Campaign conducted over the Internet was won by NC State senior, Taylor Cunningham.

The ACC Digital Network inaugural Guest Reporter Campaign conducted over the Internet was won by NC State senior, Taylor Cunningham.

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THE RANKS provides a socially intuitive platform that makes it easy for users to rate and comment on players listed in national high school basketball rankings.

THE RANKS provides a socially intuitive platform that makes it easy for users to rate and comment on players listed in national high school basketball rankings.

THE RANKS, First Fan Driven Social Platform For High School Basketball Rankings

The Ranks is the first fan driven social platform, mobile application for high school basketball rankings. High school basketball fans across the country will now be able to use the app to digitally engage in order to rate and comment on their favorite player, petition for players to be ranked, and access headline type news about high school basketball. I learned about this Atlanta-based startup and their proprietary software from Corey Cooper, CEO and Founder, CourtCred.com, LLC...

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Enter The ACCDN – Guest Reporter Search, Winner Covers ACC Football Championship Game

Opportunity for Students and Alumni to Cover the ACC Football Championship Game.

Opportunity for Students and Alumni to Cover the ACC Football Championship Game.

Enter The ACCDN – Guest Reporter Search, Winner Covers ACC Football Championship Game

The fan experience at the ACC Digital Network (ACCDN) just ramped up thanks to the recent launch of the “Guest Reporter Search” campaign going on right now via the Internet, where one lucky reporter will be selected to be part of the media crew at the 2014 Dr Pepper ACC Football Championship in Charlotte, NC on Saturday, December 6. Our thanks go to Natalie Jenkins, ACCDN Director Marketing, for sharing this sports technology inspired contest with the Sports Techie community blog readers and followers...

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