49ers tagged posts

Technology Helps Sports Fans Defeat Information Overload Via Intel

Technology Helps Sports Fans Defeat Information Overload Via Intel - Sports Techie blog

Technology Helps Sports Fans Defeat Information Overload Via Intel – Sports Techie blog

We sports fans live in a wonderful era in that technology has been tailored to enhance the fan experience using mobile devices and apps to deliver targeted content. I wrote a contribution blog for iQ by Intel that looked at Thuuz, the Pandora of Sports, and how they are pioneering the sports tech space with software that alerts you when your favorite sports teams are about to do something you probably do not want to miss...

Read More

Use Audioair To Hear Muted TV Sound at Sports Bars, Fitness Clubs and Restaurants On Smartphone

AudioAir delivers an entirely new entertainment experience to the sports bar, restaurant and gaming industries, as well as other public environments that are required to mute television displays

AudioAir delivers an entirely new entertainment experience to the sports bar, restaurant and gaming industries, as well as other public environments that are required to mute television displays

Blogging about sports technology startups is a topic in the Industry I love covering, especially when the sport business concept is a good idea that becomes a reality, as is the case with Audioair, an Airborne Media Group, Inc. product. The Sports Techie community blog spoke with Doug Parmentier, V.P. Business Development and Chip Lile, VP/CTO about how AMG developed a way for people to listen to muted TVs by using their smartphone. Now people can listen to the TV of choice in a venue that has their proprietary system installed.

Audioair is available as a free download at the App Store and Google Play

Aud...

Read More

Milligan Is FANENOUGH For A Pepsi Super Bowl XLVIII #Halftime Hype Show By Lee Brice

This tiny community was surprised to see mysterious Pepsi vending machines dotting the town, spouting out FREE Pepsi to all.

This tiny community was surprised to see mysterious Pepsi vending machines dotting the town, spouting out FREE Pepsi to all.

At the halfway point of America lies the small town of Milligan, Nebraska. With a tiny population of around 300 people, it’s a quiet place not accustomed to large fanfare or gatherings. Until now. This tiny community was surprised to see mysterious Pepsi vending machines dotting the town, spouting out FREE Pepsi to all. As the town chatter rose to a fever pitch, Pepsi trucked in a marching band and a surprise concert from Grammy-nominated country Lee Brice, country music superstar. The Sports Techie community blog is Hyped For Halftime by Pepsi and Bruno Mars...

Read More

Football Helmet Sensor Technology

Making an Impact on Head injuries: The Tech Behind Football Helmets

Making an Impact on Head injuries: The Tech Behind Football Helmets

Researching the topic of technology sensors in football helmets for iQ by Intel was an outstanding Sports Techie community blog opportunity. I interviewed helmet manufacturers Riddell Sports, Schutt Sports and Xenith along with an Intel spokesperson about how their company addresses helmet sensor tech. Big Data generated by high-impact collisions is being gathered with Intel powered technology and used to help create new norms with concussion identification and better helmets. The rise in reported concussions in all sports has the sport of football looking to technology as an alley in helping to protect all players and keep the interest of young kids on the path towards a NFL Hall of Fame career.

Making An Impact on Head I...

Read More

49ers Fan And Sustainable Technology Centric Stadium Hosting Super Bowl 50

49ers Levi's Stadium will seat 68,500, inside 1,850,000 square feet, showcasing a 13,000 square foot HD video scoreboard big screen jumbotron and two additional fascia display scoreboards

49ers Levi’s Stadium will seat 68,500, inside 1,850,000 square feet, showcasing a 13,000 square foot HD video scoreboard big screen jumbotron and two additional fascia display scoreboards

49ers Fan And Sustainable Technology Centric Stadium Hosting Super Bowl 50

The San Francisco 49ers franchise is about to take the NFL and global technological lead by constructing a new smart stadium that will be ready to host Super Bowl 50 in 2016. The article I wrote for iQ Intel, like the blogs I write for the Sports Techie community blog, was a stellar learning experience as well as another epic trip down sport technology history lane before it is even here...

Read More

Qylur Automated, Self-Service, Security-Screening Kiosk Is Revolutionary

The Qylatron will reverse the strict new rules for fans checking their bags

The Qylatron will reverse the strict new rules for fans checking their bags

Qylur has designed a game-changing new bag-screening technology called the Qylatron that will improve fan experience for sports and entertainment venues, monuments and transportation hubs. The industry-first Qylatron scans guest IDs and screens bags five times faster, detects multiple security threats, reduces security costs with up to 50-percent less staffing, and improves the guest experience. Lisa Dolev, PhD – Founder, Qylur Security Systems, a user experience-driven homeland security technology company based in Silicon Valley, was gracious to carve out the time from Palo Alto to speak to the Sports Techie community blog in Seattle, before their global launch today.

Qylatron™ – Smart Threat-Learning System

Qyl...

Read More

Sports Techie Milestones II

NFL Playbook. There's an app for that! http://mvb.me/s/9ef059 for iQ by Intel by Sports Techie

NFL Playbook. There’s an app for that! http://mvb.me/s/9ef059 for iQ by Intel by Sports Techie

The second edition of the Sports Techie milestones is here and features our Intuit Big Game commercial round two update, another exclusive iQ by Intel NFL and technology article, and my experiences with the new iPhone 5S smartphone by Apple and the Microsoft Windows 8.1 operating system. The Sports Techie community blog is honored to be in the position to share this information as your original sports technology resource.

Sports Techie                    

Our social media driven network is growing at a steady pace and along the way we have picked up International group members from the Seattle area, across the United States and the America’s, and all over Europe, Asia, the Mi...

Read More

Smartest Players in the National Football League

Brains and Brawn: Smartest Players in the NFL

The editors at Best Masters Degrees decided to research the topic of

Brains and Brawn: Smartest Players in the NFL

Regardless of the position, proof of intelligence plays a profound role in the success of every individual on a team. It’s not enough to have physical ability. Players have to be smart and think quickly to succeed on the field.
– 53: number of players each NFL team can have on its roster (plus a 5 player practice squad)
– 32: number of teams in the NFL
– 1,696: number of players, total in the NFL

Measuring Intelligence in the NFL
– WPT: 50 question intelligence test that measures players’ ability to think on their feet, follow directions, and make effective decisions under the pressure of a time clock.
– 1937: Year the WPT was developed, as a tool to quantify the mental abili...

Read More

Unlocking Fantasy Football Intelligence – Inside the Huddle: iQ by Intel and Sports Techie

Unlocking Fantasy Football Intelligence – Inside the Huddle: http://mvb.me/s/9cbe54 via iQ by Intel and Sports Techie curator, Bob Roble.

Inside The Huddle

The Sports Techie community blog was able to interview the panel of ‘Inside the Huddle’ for iQ by Intel. Host Josh Zerkle led the interactive discussion with panelists Boyd Davis, vice president and general manager of Intel’s Datacenter Software Division, NFL Hall of Famer Jerry Rice, John Pollard, general manager of the Sports Solutions Group at STATS, Kevin Meers, co-president of the Harvard Sports Analysis Collective. The expert panel broadcasted live on YouTube last Wednesday, August 28.

Inside the Huddle: How Big Data Is Unlocking Fantasy Football Insights - iQ by Intel

Inside the Huddle: How Big Data Is Unlocking Fantasy Football Insights – iQ by Intel

Sports Techie, If you play or want to start playing Fantasy ...

Read More