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FSTA Industry Awards and Name Change to Fantasy Sports & Gaming Association (FSGA)

The Fantasy Sports Trade Association (FSTA) is to be known as the Fantasy Sports & Gaming Association (FSGA). The name and business change beginning in April was announcement at the Winter Conference in Tampa this week. Today, the old FSTA guard gave awards to companies leading the way in the industry. Yahoo won five fantasy sports awards while CBS Sports and Fantasy Footballers each won three. The Sports Techie community blog applauds the FSGA for their new focus on sports betting, games of skills and non-sports contests while staying true to their FSTA core competencies.

FSTA HONORS THE BEST IN FANTASY SPORTS – YAHOO WINS FIVE AWARDS; CBS SPORTS AND THE FANTASY FOOTBALLERS TAKE HOME THREE EACH

Fantasy Sports and Gaming Rebrand

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Immersive iGaming: Introducing Virtual Reality Table Games

Immersive iGaming: Introducing Virtual Reality Table Games

Immersive iGaming: Introducing Virtual Reality Table Games – sports techie blog

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Unless you’ve been living on a desert island, you’re likely aware of the wave of excitement surrounding virtual reality (VR) technology. The accelerating proliferation of VR devices and headsets around the world has seen virtual environments and immersive experiences reach households in all four corners of the globe, creating an industry that was forecast to be worth $7 billion at the end of 2017. Making sense of VR and its capabilities are critical, especially when you consider how quickly this wearable technology is adopted...

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The Daily Payoff To Offer Gaming, Betting And Fantasy Sports Business News

The Daily Payoff To Offer Gaming, Betting And Fantasy Sports Business News - Sports Techie blog.

The Daily Payoff To Offer Gaming, Betting And Fantasy Sports Business News – Sports Techie blog.

The Daily Payoff To Offer Gaming, Betting And Fantasy Sports Business News

The Daily Payoff launches on March 2 with a fresh news platform that aims to be the source for gaming business news. Besides betting and fantasy sports news, they plan to offer valuable insight into all forms of gambling, e-gaming and casinos in addition to horse racing and other noteworthy topics. Based in New Jersey, the Sports Techie community blog readers and followers will soon be able to engage on the web with The Daily Payoff, powered by SportsBlog. Sports technology just gained another valuable asset to add to the fast growing $250 billion industry.

Based in New Jersey, the Sports Techie community blog readers and followers will be able to engage on the web with The Daily Payoff on SportsBlog.com.

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Sports and Social Media: The Perfect Tech For Fans On TV, Mobile Devices, OTT, And Gaming Consoles

Sports and Social Media Infographic by InfographicWorld

Sports and Social Media Infographic by InfographicWorld

Sports and Social Media: The Perfect Tech For Fans On TV, Mobile Devices, OTT, And Gaming Consoles

Is Sport and Social Media a sports tech generated perfect team? The Sports Techie community blog will analyze how the worlds of sports and social media converge. Sports and Social Media: The Perfect Team, by Infographic World, has data that helps to see how this is true in the United States. The stats are convincing, especially when you consider 70% of sports fans take to Facebook after games. The Infographic offers insight as to why sports and social media have become more closely tied in recent years thanks to mobile device technology and hashtags like #SocialMedia.

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Global Gaming Network, Amped Fantasy and SportsAlert are an International sports business trifecta

Amped Fantasy daily fantasy sports games and cash contests are a game of skill at http://ampedfantasy.com/

Global Gaming Network, Amped Fantasy and SportsAlert are an International sports business trifecta ready to meet your digital and mobile messaging service needs. Amped Fantasy is the online sports business and web site that allows users to legally wager on players that participate in domestic and International sporting events. A recent upgrade of the site includes new features, contests, special promotions, and social networking, which has them positioned to grow their user base over the rest of the NFL season, playoff games, and Super Bowl 2013.

Fantasy Sports is big business

The Fantasy Sports Trade Association (FSTA) says the fantasy sports market in North America is a $4 billion i...

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GameSlam Free Interactive Sports Gaming

GameSlam Free Interactive Gaming

I love baseball and have been playing it my whole life, yet, I sense our Country is losing interest in the long 162-game MLB season in what has traditional been known as America’s pastime because other life priorities are becoming more important and that is why GameSlam could not be coming into your technological reach soon enough.

Think about a play in a sports game like a Grand Slam or a Slam Dunk and how that brings you out of your chair and you will start to understand what GameSlam is doing. They have created a free online gaming Platform that is played with your PC or Mac and soon available via your IOS or Android devices that enables you to predict each next play in a Major League Baseball Game...

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The Year Of The Gamer Is 2019

2019 Is The Year Of The Gamer

The Sports Techie community blog covers both gaming and traditional sports as if they are one. Data shows 65% of households own a device that is used to play video games. The popularity of gaming is growing, and it’s being fueled by strong business financials that have helped it become more mainstream than ever before. With these stats as a backdrop, here are a few trends to watch for in esports this year.

A Growing Awareness

Major multimedia companies like Disney and Comcast have already made large investments into esports. Expect more traditional media conglomerates to follow suit in 2019. The buy-in of traditional media outlets should help esports to become a bigger story outside of the niche circles it has grown up in...

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Two Circles Data Marketing Sports Agency Opens New Los Angeles Office

Sports Agency Two Circles Strengthens North American Operations with LA Office Opening

Two Circles has a new office in Los Angeles and SVP Consulting Sam Yardley chatted with the Sports Techie community blog about the two-time Sports Industry Agency of the Year, their data-driven marketing approach, the move to sunny Southern California with his wife and baby, and the soon to be announced news regarding two upcoming client announcements. The level of data usage by each league, federation and association, as well teams, universities and their business partners, are all at different levels of commitment, development and execution when it comes to marketing technologies...

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Future of Sports Top Six Sports Tech Startups Selected For Incubator

Future of Sports Lab is a business incubator that sounds like an amazing opportunity and it is. FSL as its known is a collaboration between Ryerson University and Maple Leaf Sports & Entertainment (MLSE) in Toronto, Canada. Six Canadian and North American startups were selected from an overflowing pool of innovative applicants to be a part of the cutting edge program. The Sports Techie community blog is as excited as you should be about all the incubators in the sports tech space. Ontario has it going on with the FSL.


Future of Sports Lab (FSL) collaboration between Ryerson University and Maple Leaf Sports & Entertainment (MLSE)

Top Six

The selection process was thorough and candidates were fully vetted by the FSL advisory committee and mentor network...

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Sports Betting Economic Impact Infographic

Legalized Sports Betting Industry 


“The brave new world of legalized sports betting” from NJgames.org.

The newly legalized sports betting industry is broken down in the Sports Techie community blog by this infographic, “The brave new world of legalized sports betting” from NJgames.org. It outlines the latest state-by-state legislation, projected economic impact, monetization information, and stats. Leagues and casinos cheered when the US Supreme Court ruled against the Professional and Amateur Sports Protection Act (PASPA) enacted in 1992. As a result of the ruling in May, each state now has the right to decide on whether to legalize betting on sports, or not...

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