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Video Streaming Platforms Offer OTT Savings Versus Cable TV Costs

Cut The Cord Because OTT Technology Saves Streaming Sports Costs

Cut The Cord Because OTT Technology Saves Streaming Sports Costs

Cutting the cord is like swimming or riding a bike solo for the first time, you simply have to plunge in when the time calls for saying good-bye to traditional cable television or satellite pay-TV commitments and go for it. In my case, paying for Comcast Xfinity TV services here in Atlanta is over for now and I’ve entered the world of OTT (over-the-top) to stream content with a Roku TV device and other video streaming platforms and applications...

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NCAA March Madness Live On Record Number Platforms

Twelve NCAA March Madness Live App Platforms

Twelve NCAA March Madness Live App Platforms

NCAA March Madness Live On Record Number Platforms

NCAA Tournament March Madness Live features Amazon Fire TV, Apple TV and Roku among the record 12 platforms college basketball fans can stream as first, second, third and even fourth screens during the 2016 Division I men’s championship thanks to the technological partnership between the NCAA, Turner Sports and CBS Sports. A redesign allows each fan to experience new features including Google Cast and Airplay Support. More robust video on demand capabilities plus an updated Bracket Challenge Game for further access to tournament content round out the enhanced digital offering the Sports Techie community blog readers and followers can interact with beginning Thursday, March 10...

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Fantasy Sports Solution Powered By Draft Gods Now Offering Grey And White Label Platforms

Fantasy Sports Solution Powered By Draft Gods Now Offering Grey And White Label Platforms - Sports Techie blog

Fantasy Sports Solution Powered By Draft Gods Now Offering Grey And White Label Platforms – Sports Techie blog

Fantasy Sports Solution Powered By Draft Gods Now Offering Grey And White Label Platforms

Draft Gods are rolling out another fantastic sports tech product that I am able to give our Sports Techie community blog loyal readers and follower’s first crack at: Fantasy Sports Solutions...

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Tech Companies Enhance Fan And Sponsor Experience Via New Tools And Mobile Platforms

Tech Firms Plug Sports Fans into the Game

Tech Firms Plug Sports Fans into the Game

Tech Companies Enhance Fan And Sponsor Experience Via New Tools And Mobile Platforms

As I travel across the United States on my way to Atlanta from Seattle for a sea of change opportunity, it is my honor to share my latest contribution with the Sports Techie community blog readers all over the world. This blogs subject matter relates to a better fan experience and improved sponsorship activation by leading companies and sports organizations using the merger of sport and technology to drive interactive engagement, better ROI and increased revenues.

Here is the link to the article published for iQ by Intel:

http://mvb.me/s/2cd60e

Tech Companies Enhance Fan And Sponsor Experience Via New Tools And Mobile Platforms

Tech Companies Enhance Fan And Sponsor Experience Via New Tools And Mobile Platforms

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Virtual NFL Draft 2020 Mostly Good And Some Bad Sports Tech

You could get away with calling this the Microsoft and Disney NFL Draft rather than saying NFL Draft presented by Wilson Football, the actual presenting sponsor.

The 2020 virtual NFL draft starts tomorrow online bringing with it, good and bad sports tech. The best of the good is the fact that this is streaming live sports content. Is the draft considered an actual live sport? That is debatable but since coronavirus has shut down most non-essential businesses at least until this Friday here in Georgia and other states, the National Football League decided to hold their draft over the web weeks ago using Microsoft Teams collaboration as the key technology component...

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Virtual Grand National By Stream AMG, Inspired Entertainment Takes In £2.6 million For NHS Charities Together

StreamAMG delivers the 2020 Virtual Grand National for Inspired Entertainment

Virtual Grand National streamed live to top sportsbooks over the weekend thanks to StreamAMG and Inspired Entertainment. In a busy weekend that saw eNASCAR streaming on the Fox Sports App, and ESPN claiming eSports Day on Sunday when they programmed 12 hours of F1 racing, the NBA2K Tournament featuring NBA players, and Rocket League, all here in United States, the United Kingdom was busy with the simulated Aintree Racecourse steeplechase sim. The 2020 Grand National event was cancelled because of coronavirus yet that did not stop track operators and Inspired as they pulled it off it virtually taking in a reported £2.6 million of which the entirety was donated to NHS Charities Together...

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Sportico Sports Digital Content Is New Penske Media Sport Business Company

Sportico – The Business of Sports

Sportico is the newest sports business digital content property to enter into the worldwide media and publishing industries with the financial, technological and infrastructure backing of Penske Media Corporation (PMC). The entity’s name is a blend of “sport” and “company.” They plan to cover the business aspect of sports. Dick Glover and Scott Soshnick are the key sports and entertainment veteran executives at this new startup. Glover is President and CEO while Soshnick is their Editor in Chief and Head of Content. Scott chatted with the Sports Techie community blog about this new venture, working with Dick and joining the Penske Media brands, in addition to everything from eSports, COVID19 and stadiums...

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Recover Athletics Injury Prevention App Designed With Physical Therapists Using AI

Recover Athletics plans are designed by top physical therapists, then customized with AI

Recover Athletics designed an injury prevention app for runners using input and expertise from physical therapists together with customized AI driven recovery and prehab plans to aid with proprietary coaching and workouts as well as health tracking and performance analysis. Two recent Yale graduates founded this Boston-based sports tech startup. They recently launched the recovery app as the coronavirus began to spread across the United States ruining their golden marketing plan to launch the application during the 2020 Boston Marathon event in partnership with Tracksmith and Lululemon as a recovery hub component. Recover Athletics, Co-Founder and CEO, Nick Stewart, chatted with the Sports Techie ...

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NFL and Microsoft Teams Sports Tech Hype

Referee Bill Vinovich (52) reviews a play with the Microsoft Surface replay screen during an NFL football game between the Dallas Cowboys and Buffalo Bills in Arlington, Texas, Thursday, Nov. 28, 2019. The Bills beat the Cowboys 26-15. (Cooper Neill via AP)

Microsoft and the NFL partnered in 2013 with a mission to have technology assist the sport and those involved including coaches, players, officials and fans, with the goal to improve the game of football for all. Last week they renewed their partnership via a multi-year extension. What most people are unaware of is the fact that during the 1997/98 NFL season, I was the Director of Sales for Sports 2000 providing sales, marketing and business development for our proprietary software product called the Gridiron 2000...

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For Soccer Ventures Acquiring FootyCon, The Association and Kicks To The Pitch Accelerates US Football

For Soccer Ventures

For Soccer Ventures is out to accelerate American football through the acquisition of FootyCon, The Association and Kicks To The Pitch, helping to make the vision investor Richie Graham has closer to reality. This investment firm in Philadelphia is geared towards philanthropy in the sport using long-term goals and a pledge of $50 million to seek out, acquire and manage businesses in order to grow soccer across the United States. The Sports Techie community blog is a part of the network used by For Soccer Ventures to share this story and others that represent the company ambition to grow soccer with a youthful, energetic and positive outlook as indicated by these three initial acquisitions...

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