Monthly Archives November 2011

Real Madrid upgrading to Cisco Connected Stadium Solutions

Santiago Bernabeau Stadium is upgrading with Cisco

Real Madrid is upgrading to the Cisco Connected Stadium Solutions. Real is in the Ultra Sports Techie category for upgrading Santiago Bernabéu Stadium with a new Centrally Managed Digital Media System created by Cisco®. What makes this partnership historical is that Real is the first football club in Europe that will deploy the Connected Stadium Wi-Fi Solution.

PR Release via Real Madrid.

Santiago Bernabéu Stadium and the Club’s sports entertainment vision together with the state-of-the-art Connected Sports Solutions provide soccer fans a completely innovative experience...

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PlayUp is the Why of Sport Gets Social

PlayUp is where Sports Gets Social

PlayUp is the Why of Sport Gets Social. It was my pleasure to speak with CEO Jonathan Press (JP) about the PlayUp USA sports technology company and their exciting and new social network for sport business model. See

PlayUp has developed a free IOS application that takes you to virtual rooms that can be either public or private, and allows for you to follow live sports and scores, chill online with friends, and send out in-app messages. Room space is capped at 200 for now.

PlayUp Live Sport Scores Screen Shot

Whether you want your Private social groups to include your family, friends, teammates, alum, neighbors, fellow bloggers or workers, or, perhaps you’re wishi...

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Cisco to WebEx NBA D-League Draft Live

The 2011 NBA D-League Draft Powered by Cisco WebEx

For the very first time, the NBA Development League will be conducting the entire draft with the help of Cisco’s WebEx technology, allowing all D-League team representatives to connect via video conference and interact with one another in real-time.

Cisco will also be featured throughout the Draft coverage on the NBA D-League website,, allowing fans to:

• Listen to a live audio stream by visiting the league’s official website
• View a live draft board
• Receive updates in real time
• Participate in a live interactive chat

Here is the official press release via


– 2011 NBA Development League Draft Powered by Cisco to be conducted
with teams partici...

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