Boston tagged posts

Lyft Atlanta Ride Share Driver

Ride Share Driving For Lyft Atlanta

Lyft Atlanta Ride Share Driving – Sports Techie blog

Lyft is my preferred ride sharing company even before Uber started started taking negative PR hits because of their corporate culture towards women employees primarily forcing their founder to step down. When I did not own a car, I relied on mostly public transportation and that means Marta buses and trains in Atlanta as well as relying on ride share. I bought a Chevy Cruze last year and now drive exclusively for Lyft although I am cleared for Uber too...

Read More

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...

Read More

Fantasy Sports And Daily Fantasy Sports: What You Need to Know

Fantasy Sports And Daily Fantasy Sports: What You Need to Know

Fantasy Sports And Daily Fantasy Sports: What You Need to Know – SportsTechie blog.

Fantasy sports (FS) are games played by sports fans and enthusiasts against one and other. The games are generally played online and with apps by players building virtual teams with real players. Results are based on the performance of those players. Choosing a “fantasy” team of players conventionally does this, and competing against other fantasy teams in a league based format over the course of a season the way people compete. Daily fantasy sports (DFS) is similar, in that players still choose a set of players to base their team statistics around...

Read More

NFL National Anthem Protest Affecting Ticket Sales And TV Viewership

NFL ticket sales and TV viewership numbers are being affected by the Constitutional rights of their players to kneel or sit for the National Anthem in unity as a sign of protest towards racial inequality and police brutality but the data according to brokers indicate it is not much, if at all. Ticket revenue while significant is not the lifeblood of the $14 billion business rather it is the billions of dollars paid for television from ESPN, NBC, CBS, and Fox, and now you can throw in Amazon Prime video online streaming during Thursday Night Football. The Sports Techie community blog is a firm supporter of this issue...

Read More

MLB Social Media Data Breakdown By MVPindex And 120 Sports

120 SPORTS AND MVPINDEX PRESENT MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL SOCIAL DATA

Chicago Cubs & Kris Bryant dominate Top Social Posts and Team Rankings Mariners’ Robinson Cano Most Valuable MLB Athlete on Social.

Major League Baseball has entered the big data age and according to MVPIndex and 120 Sports, social activity is a criteria that can be measured for the good of the game, players, teams, sponsors, and especially the fans. The sport business partnership used technology to measure metrics produced by MLB teams and each player throughout the 2016 season and offseason...

Read More

NBA Mobile View Zoom Sports Tech By League Pass and Turner Sports

NBA LEAGUE PASS Introduces New Way to Watch Basketball with NBA Mobile View.

NBA LEAGUE PASS Introduces New Way to Watch Basketball with NBA Mobile View.

NBA LEAGUE PASS Introduces New Way to Watch Basketball with NBA Mobile View.

NBA Mobile View is a brand new sports tech product that compliments subscribers of League Pass on mobile devices. Fans that subscribe enjoy access to out-of-market games and now the ability to zoom in on mobile phones and tablets throughout 2016-17. Real-time video streaming of live regular season games just got enhanced globally on smartphones and tablets by utilizing cameras and technology to optimize smaller screens enabling a tighter look and zoomed-in perspective of the basketball action. The Sports Techie community blog thanks Turner Sports for sharing this story with our readers and followers around the world...

Read More

New HockeyTV Powered By HockeyTech Digital Technology Solutions For Hockey

HockeyTech Launches HockeyTV—the Future of Viewing Ice Hockey.

HockeyTech Launches HockeyTV—the Future of Viewing Ice Hockey.

HockeyTech Launches HockeyTV—the Future of Viewing Ice Hockey.

HockeyTV powered by HockeyTech launched just in time last week for the 2016 hockey season thanks to Stu Siegel, founder and CEO of both companies, the former owner of the Florida Panthers, and a technology entrepreneur. More than 20,000 live amateur hockey games will stream this season on HockeyTV and will be used by scouts, NHL teams, and family members hoping to keep up with the loved ones’ as they play in high-level juniors. The sports tech company will also provide a cloud based digital library with an excess of 100,000 games available on demand and accessible to subscribers online...

Read More

The Basketball Tournament Regional Brackets, Webcasts and ESPN Broadcasts

TBT

The Basketball Tournament Regional Brackets, Webcasts and ESPN Broadcasts

The Basketball Tournament (TBT) 2015 released official regional brackets for Atlanta, Los Angeles, Chicago and Philadelphia. Top seeds per region are Boeheim’s Army (Northeast), Team BDB (South), Team Barstool (Midwest) and Grantland (West). Participants ranged from professional players and recent college talent to local legends and pickup basketball stars. TBT prize money doubled this year to $1 million. The Sports Techie community blog continues to cover the open application TBT because of their innovative use of broadcast technology and interactive social media requirements to stand out using tech and to help grow the business.

Teams Seeded 1-24 in 4 Regions; Syracuse alums, SLAM, Grantland, and Josh Selby’s Baltimore Squad Take Top Spots

Teams Seeded 1-24 in 4 Regions; Syracuse alums, SLAM, Grantland, and Josh Selby’s B...

Read More

Mondogoal Women’s World Cup Fantasy Sports Soccer Game Launches as Industry First

Mondogoal Launches First-Ever Fantasy Soccer Platform For 2015 Women’s World Cup with $10k Final Tournament.

Mondogoal Launches First-Ever Fantasy Soccer Platform For 2015 Women’s World Cup with $10k Final Tournament.

Mondogoal Women’s World Cup Fantasy Sports Soccer Game Launches as Industry First

The 2015 Women’s World Cup begins today and the Sports Techie community readers and followers have a new daily fantasy soccer platform to play on created by Mondogoal where their football Summer Showdown contest has a $10,000 cash payout. Mondogoal is the leading global fantasy sports company in the space and licensed to operate around the world unlike competitors in the space like FanDual or DraftKings...

Read More

NBA Digital Technology Powers The Finals Gametime Studio, NBA TV Film Room And Exclusive Coverage

NBA Digital’s Extensive NBA Finals Coverage to Include NBA GameTime On Site Studio Show, NBA TV Film Room Show & In-Depth Multimedia Content Offerings.

NBA Digital’s Extensive NBA Finals Coverage to Include NBA GameTime On Site Studio Show, NBA TV Film Room Show & In-Depth Multimedia Content Offerings.

NBA Digital Technology Powers The Finals Gametime Studio, NBA TV Film Room And Exclusive Coverage

NBA Digital has their sports technology assets ready to enhance the fan experience with multi-screen coverage of the 2015 NBA Finals between the Golden State Warriors and Cleveland Cavaliers. NBA TV will feature live programming and exclusive content generated on site at The Q and Oracle Arena viewable across all screens. The Sports Techie community blog is excited to continue delivering the NBA’s sports tech endeavors to our readers and followers that continue to push the industry to new horizons.

New NBA Finals Film Room Roundtable Show to Break Down Every Key Moment from Each Finals Game.

New NBA Finals Film Room Roundtable Show t...

Read More