Monthly Archives December 2011

Predict the score and get ranked by keeps the accuracy of your sports score predictions

What most sports fans like to do is make predictions of scores and is a startup that plans to make the most of that trend with new sports technology they developed in New Zealand that allows you to predict the score while keeping track of your accuracy. The better you make predictions, the higher your overall score and rankings will be.

Speaking with fellow entrepreneur Patrick Dodd, the founder of, was a refreshing opportunity to find out how his sports tech concept came to be, what they have planned in terms of software product build out, and why the $150K in investment capital they are seeking from an investor might be a wise course o...

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Ultimate Digital Sports Awards 2011 won by

The Ultimate Digital Sports Awards 2011 was recently won by The International Rugby Board (IRB) web site won this exciting sports technology award given by SportsBusiness with the sportsbiz help of Rugby New Zealand 2011, deltatre and IMG.

IRB Wins Ultimate Digital Sports Awards 2011 with deltatre, IMG and NZ Rugby

Fans clicked on over 350 million pages and viewed 17 million video views on the official App during the 48 games of the RWC 2011 yet their social media team still found the time to tweet every so often with @sportstechieNET which made our Sports Techie day from half way around the world here in Seattle...

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Deltatre and Opta layer Heineken Cup Rugby video and data for Sky Sports

deltatre DIVA football and rugby

It is awesome when the moving pieces of separate sports technology companies’ like Deltatre and Opta Sports work together to create new tech above and beyond their previous versions. Such is the case for Sky Sports subscribers who are now able to navigate their way through important moments of a Heineken Cup rugby game accompanied by in-depth match statistics and analysis because of this sportsbiz partnership.

Here is a previous Sports Techie blog about Deltatre – NBC and deltatre building London Olympics web site:

Opta analyses, stores and distributes live sports data Internationally for Premier League soccer, Rugby Union and League, cricket and other sports, and competitions l...

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VSporto is your team, your radio, over the Internet

VSporto, your team, your radio

VSporto is your team, your radio, over the Internet. VSporto is a new Internet sports radio network that focuses on 24-hour team-specific, all encompassing, content programming. It was a Sports Techie pleasure to speak with Program Director, Kellen Farmer, about their exciting new sportsbiz based in Mississippi.

The VSporto idea for online sports radio that is team related began about five years ago. Through vision, hard work and due diligence, they have grown the VSporto concept into a real business. At this moment they have two NCAA Division I and SEC clients. Bulldog Sports focuses on Independent coverage of Mississippi State. Rebel Sports Radio is focused on generating sticky Ole Miss content.

Kellen was fired up that VSporto covered ...

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Flat Bottom V skate sharpening system by Blackstone

Flat Bottom V advantage by Blackstone

The world of sports technology is exploding with innovations. Sports Techie has come across another creative invention in the FBV™ (Flat Bottom V™) skate sharpening system from Blackstone®. Several days ago I was clueless about the skate sharpening sportsbiz world. Now I get it and so will you after this blog.

By having a customized Professional sharpening, you improve the ice skating blades ability to provide more speed and agility with greater power. According to Steve Wilson who co-founded Blackstone Sport with his Father in Kingsville, Ontario, Canada, their company goal is, “to make you skate better” which their sports tech products indeed help you do.

Blackstone Sport website link:

Steve and his ...

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