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Bleacher Report Optimizes Team Stream App Design For Apple Watch

Bleacher Report’s Top-Rated Team Stream™ App Now Available on Apple Watch.

Bleacher Report’s Top-Rated Team Stream™ App Now Available on Apple Watch.

Bleacher Report Optimizes Team Stream App Design For Apple Watch

Bleacher Report optimized their Team Stream App giving new Apple Watch owners customizable content through on the go tech like never before. The Sports Techie community blog readers and followers now have a fresh tech product outlet for receiving top sport news, video and analysis with live scores delivered in real-time to a user’s smartwatch thanks to Bleacher Report. Apple is hoping for high user adoption rates for their newest digital device and so is Bleacher Report’s top-rated Team Stream sports technology application.

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Bleacher Report Reaps College Football Playoff Championship To Set Unique Visitor Record

Bleacher Report Reaps College Football Playoff Championship To Set Unique Visitor Record - Sports Techie blog

Bleacher Report Reaps College Football Playoff Championship To Set Unique Visitor Record – Sports Techie blog

Bleacher Report Reaps College Football Playoff Championship To Set Unique Visitor Record

Bleacher Report based in San Francisco, with offices in New York and London, set a new website record derived from Google Analytics data on Monday, January 12, with more than 8.8 million visitors. This historical digital feat for Bleacher Report coincided with the College Football Championship game between the Ohio State Buckeyes and University of Oregon Ducks that set an all-time cable TV audience record with 33.3 million viewers for broadcaster ESPN, after they paid $7...

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Bleacher Report Founder, General Manager And CTO Front Office Promotions

Dorth Raphaely Elevated to General Manager; Rory Brown Named Chief Content Officer of Bleacher Report

Dorth Raphaely Elevated to General Manager; Rory Brown Named Chief Content Officer of Bleacher Report

Bleacher Report Founder, General Manager And CTO Front Office Promotions

Bleacher Report took the sports world by digital storm after their 2012 acquisition by Time Warner for nearly $200 million resulting in new strategic advisory roles announced today for company founder and general manager Dave Finocchio and Sam Parnell, chief technology officer; while Dorth Raphaely becomes their new GM and Rory Brown the chief content officer, according to Matt Hong, vice president and GM, Tuner Sports. The Sports Techie community blog is now located in Atlanta where the Turner Broadcasting division operates its online sports coverage. I worked together with Bleacher Report during an Inside the Hu...

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SportChaser App Launches In Time To Find World Series Sports Bar in New York City

SportChaser App Launches In Time To Find World Series Sports Bar in New York City - Sports Techie blog

SportChaser App Launches In Time To Find World Series Sports Bar in New York City – Sports Techie blog

SportChaser App Launches In Time To Find World Series Sports Bar in New York City

This October 24, download the “SportChaser – Find Your Sports Bar”, it is the first free app to connect sports fans to venues like bars, showing their favorite team while connecting to like-minded fans. Game three of the Major League Baseball World Series is this Friday, then the 2014-15 National Basketball Association starts on Monday, so if are in the New York City area and rooting on the San Francisco Giants or Kansas City Royals, or any of the local or nation-wide NBA teams, this app is ready to guide the Sports Techie community blog readers and followers to dedicated sports bars to get it on.

SportChaser was founded by Amelie Wisniak and Tamara Prud’homme in July 2013, image via NY Post.

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Greatest. Boot. Ever. The adidas Predator Instinct

Greatest. Boot. Ever. The adidas Predator Instinct

There is only one thing left to discuss after the close of the 2014 FIFA World Cup: the adidas Predator Instinct. Those were the amazing boots that were streaking down the field, intimidating the players and communing with the Brazuca ball. The adidas Predator Instinct is the most technologically advanced soccer cleat to hit the pitch and the world watched as they dominated in this year’s world championship. And we will all continue to watch as they takeover soccer fields around the globe. The Sports Techie community readers can find out more about the #predatorinstinct and purchase them by clicking on any link or picture that will direct you to adidas website.

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Soccermetrics Soccer Data And Analytics API Is The Future Of Global Football, Today

Soccermetrics Soccer Data And Analytics API Is The Future Of Global Football, Today  - Sports Techie blog

Soccermetrics Soccer Data And Analytics API Is The Future Of Global Football, Today – Sports Techie blog

Soccermetrics Soccer Data And Analytics API Is The Future Of Global Football, Today

Today is the 2014 FIFA World Cup Finals between heavyweights Germany and Argentine, two of the best teams going into the tournament that comes as no surprise to the sports analytics world, Bloomberg Sports and many of the billions of fans worldwide. When trying to get all of the key soccer stats and info, a new API, powered by 3SCALE, is now available from Soccermetrics for media organizations, sports teams, software developers and soccer leagues. Soccermetrics’ Howard H. Hamilton, Ph.D...

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Get Your Sports Tech Rolling At Connecting Business and Sports Services Event in Beijing, China

Get Your Sports Tech Rolling At Connecting Business and Sports Services Event 2014 in Beijing, China

Get Your Sports Tech Rolling At Connecting Business and Sports Services Event 2014 in Beijing, China

From 28 May through 1 June, 2014 at the China National Convention Center in Beijing, the China Sports Industry International (CSII) is hosting an event that has wide-ranging sports, business and cultural entrepreneurial opportunities. If you have an idea or business that can impact the Sports Techie community and beyond, the CIFTIS-Sports, Republic of China government-led non-profit event, is a one-of-a-kind chance to speak directly with worldwide sportsbiz visionaries and decision-makers who can assist with making your sports tech concept have wings. The Sports Techie community blog sends our virtual gratitude to Nathalie Zhang, Senior Project Manager, for sharing event information about t...

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Campus Insiders Is The First Digital-Only Free College Sports Network

Campus Insiders Is The First Digital-Only Free College Sports Network

Campus Insiders Is The First Digital-Only Free College Sports Network

Campus Insiders is the first digital-only college sports network. Campus Insiders sports technology features original LIVE HD programming. Their current lineup includes 15 exclusive college football games this season, available exclusively at CampusInsiders.com. Campus Insiders is a partnership between IMG College and Silver Chalice, whose chairman and founder is Chicago Bulls and White Sox owner, Jerry Reinsdorf.  The Sports Techie community blog was privileged to speak with Crowley Sullivan, formerly an award-winning producer and programming executive for ESPN, and now the appointed General Manager of Campus Insiders, about their business plans.

Campus Insiders sports technology features original LIVE HD programming

Campus Insiders sports technology features original LIVE HD programming

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FeedbacK Golf app first of three unique sports tech instruction, practice and play applications

FeedbacK™ Golf - Collect, Analyze and Instruct

FeedbacK™ Golf – Collect, Analyze and Instruct

FeedbacK Golf app first of three unique sports tech instruction, practice and play applications. FeedbacK™ is a team in Hampton, Virginia of golf professionals, engineers, programmers, and analysts with expert technological knowledge. Using proprietary algorithms and computer vision techniques, the Sports Techie team developed a personalized, adaptive, instant-feedback coaching system. This revolutionary, virtual instructor is available through FeedbacK™ Golf, their flagship product. The new smartphone app is hands free, voice activated and requires no extra hardware, enabling a true capture of driving range videos. Shawn McDonald, Founder, Feedback Enterprise, LLC, spoke to the Sports Techie blog about their new sports business, the upc...

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