Track & Field tagged posts

A Brief History of Technology in Sports

Since its appearance, technology has strived to intermingle with almost every area of human life. And even when you thought that was impossible, it did the same with sports. Sports fans were a bit frustrated at first, thinking that tech specialists would interrupt or even slow the game down. The Sports Techie community blog has championed sports tech for the past six years but really going on more than twenty years when you count my career.

The troublesome goals and seemingly equal race times, however, were much more irritating. Hence, sports technology became widely accepted soon after its first appearance...

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New Paralympix Game Where You Compete For The Paralympians At Rio 2016

New Paralympix Game

New Paralympix Game Where You Compete For The Paralympians At Rio 2016 - Sports Techie blog.

New Paralympix Game Where You Compete For The Paralympians At Rio 2016 – Sports Techie blog.

The 2016 Paralympic opening ceremony is today just in time to play the Paralympic-themed game, the Paralympix. The video game was designed by a digital agency based in Manchester named Mobedia. The Sports Techie community blog welcomes them sharing their interactive gaming fun so we can share it with our global followers and readers. The retro pixelated design for the game (hence the name) where you can race on the track as a Paralympian is a hoot and you can track your top time on the leaderboard as well as donate to the British Paralympic Association (BPA.)  Get started now.

New Paralympix Game

New Paralympix Game

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Halo Neuroscience Rio Olympics Partnerships

Olympians Train With Halo Sport To Prepare For Rio 2016

Olympians Train With Halo Sport To Prepare For Rio 2016

Halo Sport neuropriming headset by Halo Neuroscience now has summer Olympic athletes from a variety of countries training with the novel sports tech product joining NFL, NBA, MLB teams along with the US Ski Team and elite training facilities across the nation looking for a competitive edge other competitors, teams and NGB’s are not using yet to improve performance...

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NeuLion Adds Saffron Digital To OTT Services Portfolio

NeuLion Adds Saffron Digital To OTT Services Portfolio

NeuLion Adds Saffron Digital Company To OTT Services Portfolio - Sports Techie Blog.

NeuLion Adds Saffron Digital Company To OTT Services Portfolio – Sports Techie Blog.

NeuLion acquired Saffron Digital, a leading provider of next-generation entertainment digital OTT services. This business move instantaneously creates an online video powerhouse for OTT delivery of live sports, movie, and TV content globally. The Sports Techie community blog is happy to share news about the business transaction that creates an online video powerhouse perfectly positioned to take full advantage of accelerating adoption of live and on-demand streaming...

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Black Friday Mi Adidas Shoes Discount Plus Half Off Outerwear, Tracksuits, Accessories And Fleece

Mi adidas Star Wars Superstar Black Friday Shoes Discount

Mi adidas Star Wars Superstar Black Friday Shoes Discount

Black Friday Mi Adidas Shoes Discount Plus Half Off Outerwear, Tracksuits, Accessories And Fleece

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MLB Partners With SportIM For Bet Data Integrity Monitoring

SportIM, Major League Baseball Announce Landmark Partnership To Protect Integrity Of Data And Events.

SportIM, Major League Baseball Announce Landmark Partnership To Protect Integrity Of Data And Events.

MLB Partners With SportIM For Bet Data Integrity Monitoring

Sport Integrity Monitor (SportIM) in the UK and Major League Baseball formed a new data monitoring partnership that is flying under the sports betting world radar but is truly a high-impact announcement that the Sports Techie community blog readers and followers should pay attention to because of the possible repercussions on the wagering on MLB games and events. I chatted with Chris Dougan, MD US Operations, SportIM, about this sports technology driven story in luau of the recent news out of New York about the cease and desist order by the state attorney general telling daily fantasy sports operators such as FanDuel and DraftKing...

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Doped: The Dirty Side of Sports EPIX Original Documentary Sports Techie Blog Chat

Doped: The Dirty Side of Sports EPIX Original Documentary Sports Techie Blog Chat.

Doped: The Dirty Side of Sports EPIX Original Documentary Sports Techie Blog Chat.

Doped: The Dirty Side of Sports EPIX Original Documentary Sports Techie Blog Chat

Doped: The Dirty Side of Sports is an EPIX Original Documentary that seeks to uncover the dark reality of banned substance testing. The Sports Techie blog chatted with Doped Director, Andrew J. Muscato, about this topic, the agencies involved and the technological advancements that are available to test professional and amateur athletes that are not always used because of excuses such as testing costs and inexact science for billion dollar generating global sports leagues, federations and associations...

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Sports Data Analytics Convention In London

New Sports Data Analytics London Website And Convention.

New Sports Data Analytics London Website And Convention.

Sports Data Analytics Convention In London

Sports data and analytics are now a major component of the sports business culture and are driven by advanced technology which is why my LinkedIn connection, Nicholas Longworth, decided to introduce a new convention set to launch in the UK during 2016 surrounding sport and Big Data analysis initially funded by a Kickstarter crowdfunding campaign. His London Sports Analytics Convention seeks to rally small contributions from crowdfunding sources like the Sports Techie community blog readers and followers around the world and nation. I chatted with Longworth on Skype about the Beta, achieving market penetration, database building and sponsorship relationships through an online resource (eg...

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CBC Using Deltatre Sports Tech Solutions For 2015 Pan American Games Coverage

CBC's digital platform for the Pan American Games developed by deltatre , including the website, video platform and mobile apps.

CBC’s digital platform for the Pan American Games developed by deltatre , including the website, video platform and mobile apps.

CBC Using Deltatre Sports Tech Solutions For 2015 Pan American Games Coverage

CBC will implement deltatre powered digital coverage of the 2015 Pan American Games in Toronto, Canada for the first time. The Pan Am Games runs July 10 through 26, then the Parapan Am Games are held Aug 7 to 15. CBC and Radio Canada plan to mobilize the Canadian fan experience with an engaging and interactive website, video player and mobile apps integrated into 2015 Pan Am highlights of 36 sports played by 7,500 athletes representing 41 different countries...

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Internet Past And Present Infographic

Internet Past And Present Infographic

The history of technology, in particular the Internet, is a topic full of excitement and exponential development meaning in the past, development was slow but achievements were big. Today, we dream up and invent amazing new cloud or miniature web delivery modes in much shorter time frames. Take a gander at the Quicken Loans and Ghergich & Co infographic, The Internet Then and Now, and pay attention to the technological innovations beginning with the 1950’s when the cold war and race to outer space and the moon drove people and business to new invention heights...

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