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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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Sports Techie #CiscoChat Review, How Digital is Transforming the Game-Day Experience

How Digital is Revolutionizing the Sports and Entertainment World.

#CiscoChat Recap: How Digital is Revolutionizing the Sports and Entertainment World.

#CiscoChat Recap: How Digital is Revolutionizing the Sports and Entertainment World.

The Cisco Sports and Entertainment Solutions Group TweetChat last week titled, “How Digital is Transforming the Game-Day Experience” co-hosted by myself and company executives was well attended by sport and technology industry influencers, media publications, and fans. Eight questions including a poll question were offered to the public covering a variety of topics surrounding the delivery and enhancement of the fan experience for in-venue ticket holders and home viewers, as well as for teams, venues and sponsors...

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Swish Analytics New NBA Injury Feed For Fantasy Sports, Betting, Fans and Writers

An all-encompassing NBA injury reporting tool.

An all-encompassing NBA injury reporting tool.

Swish Analytics New NBA Injury Feed For Fantasy Sports, Betting, Fans and Writers

Swish Analytics launched NBA Injury Feed this week, a software-driven sports technology solution designed to use predictive algorithms and beat writer’s social feedback calculated together to let fantasy basketball players, hoops fans, writers and bettors know the daily reporting injury status of each player. The Sports Techie community blog chatted almost a year ago with co-founder, Bobby Skoff. This time we learned about their newest NBA sports tech tool, the Optimus X lineup daily fantasy projection model and the soon to be released, MLB Predictions, Analytics and Injuries product available by May 1...

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Cisco Technology Helps Enable First Live Streamed World Series

Cisco Technology Helps Enable First Live Streamed World Series - Sports Techie blog

Cisco Technology Helps Enable First Live Streamed World Series – Sports Techie blog

Cisco Technology Helps Enable First Live Streamed World Series

For the first time in Major League Baseball history, the 2014 World Series between the San Francisco Giants and Kansas City Royals entire seven games were streamed live across the Internet enabled by Cisco, an Industry first. The historical digital fan experience delivered by MLBAM and Cisco during the 110th Fall Classic to smartphones, tablets and computer laptops over the At Bat app allowed fans a multitude of multi-platform product options with no blackouts. The Sports Techie community blog readers and followers can read more about Cisco’s influence on sports technology here, and MLB’s innovative products here...

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MLB Postseason Player Of The Day Topps Wall Art Featured SFG World Series MVP Madison Bumgarner

MLB Postseason Player Of The Day Topps Wall Art Featured SFG World Series MVP Madison Bumgarner - Sports Techie blog.

MLB Postseason Player Of The Day Topps Wall Art Featured SFG World Series MVP Madison Bumgarner – Sports Techie blog.

MLB Postseason Player Of The Day Topps Wall Art Featured SFG World Series MVP Madison Bumgarner

Once again, the Topps Company makes it awesome to be a kid, collector and sport fan by providing the first-ever, fans and statistical influenced, wall art prints of World Series players, including, San Francisco Giants MVP Madison Bumgarner. The MLB postseason was a sports technology extravaganza with Fox Sports upgrading their 2014 broadcast with new digital products used to enhance the viewing experience, and so did Topp.com by creating a one of a kind wall art for every MLB postseason day using the tagline “MLB Playoff Player of the Day,” selected by Topps and Bloomberg S...

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SportChaser App Launches In Time To Find World Series Sports Bar in New York City

SportChaser App Launches In Time To Find World Series Sports Bar in New York City - Sports Techie blog

SportChaser App Launches In Time To Find World Series Sports Bar in New York City – Sports Techie blog

SportChaser App Launches In Time To Find World Series Sports Bar in New York City

This October 24, download the “SportChaser – Find Your Sports Bar”, it is the first free app to connect sports fans to venues like bars, showing their favorite team while connecting to like-minded fans. Game three of the Major League Baseball World Series is this Friday, then the 2014-15 National Basketball Association starts on Monday, so if are in the New York City area and rooting on the San Francisco Giants or Kansas City Royals, or any of the local or nation-wide NBA teams, this app is ready to guide the Sports Techie community blog readers and followers to dedicated sports bars to get it on.

SportChaser was founded by Amelie Wisniak and Tamara Prud’homme in July 2013, image via NY Post.

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Technology Helps Sports Fans Defeat Information Overload Via Intel

Technology Helps Sports Fans Defeat Information Overload Via Intel - Sports Techie blog

Technology Helps Sports Fans Defeat Information Overload Via Intel – Sports Techie blog

We sports fans live in a wonderful era in that technology has been tailored to enhance the fan experience using mobile devices and apps to deliver targeted content. I wrote a contribution blog for iQ by Intel that looked at Thuuz, the Pandora of Sports, and how they are pioneering the sports tech space with software that alerts you when your favorite sports teams are about to do something you probably do not want to miss. I also analyzed the Second Screen explosion, discussed early 2014 Mobile Sports Trends, and looked proprietary data that supports the fact that sports viewers have migrated to watching on mobile devices like smartphones and tablets powered by Intel as a new standard.

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Best, Brightest And Worst Major League Baseball Executives Of All Time

Play Ball All-Time Best General Managers - Sports Management Degree Infographic

Play Ball All-Time Best General Managers – Sports Management Degree Infographic

The Evolution of the Major League Baseball General Manager has swung from former players to more education driven and sports tech advocating GMs. Sophia Barber from Sports-management-degrees.com shared the Infographic below with the Sports Techie community blog titled, “Play Ball! The Best, Brightest and Worst Baseball Executives of All Time.”

 “Play Ball! The Best, Brightest and Worst Baseball Executives of All Time”

Baseball GMs
Source: Sports-Management-Degrees.com

Infographic Analysis

I find it odd that only four GMs are in the MLB Hall of Fame since they impact the game in so many layers...

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Qylur Automated, Self-Service, Security-Screening Kiosk Is Revolutionary

The Qylatron will reverse the strict new rules for fans checking their bags

The Qylatron will reverse the strict new rules for fans checking their bags

Qylur has designed a game-changing new bag-screening technology called the Qylatron that will improve fan experience for sports and entertainment venues, monuments and transportation hubs. The industry-first Qylatron scans guest IDs and screens bags five times faster, detects multiple security threats, reduces security costs with up to 50-percent less staffing, and improves the guest experience. Lisa Dolev, PhD – Founder, Qylur Security Systems, a user experience-driven homeland security technology company based in Silicon Valley, was gracious to carve out the time from Palo Alto to speak to the Sports Techie community blog in Seattle, before their global launch today.

Qylatron™ – Smart Threat-Learning System

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SF Giants Social Media Gets It

Social MediaSF Giants Social Media Gets It!

Sports Techie spoke with the Head of Social Media of the San Francisco Giants (@sfgiants) Mr. Bryan Srabian (@srabe) about their use of sports technology as Spring Training 2011 fast-approaches.

I have been on Twitter for nearly a year, previous to that I was the Moderator for the NY Giants historical wiki as well as the Houston Rockets, Atlanta Thrashers and Big East basketball (Entourage and DWTS too!) online communities so when I say the SF Giants get it, I mean it!

Social Media SF Giants Style

What do they get? Social Media is what Bryan and the Giants organization understand best, perhaps better than as any other Major League Baseball team and certainly equal to or above any NFL, NBA, NHL or other Sports League...

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