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How Technology Has Changed The Face Of Golf

How Technology has Changed the Face of Golf.

How Technology has Changed the Face of Golf.

How Technology has Changed the Face of Golf

The Sport Techie blog welcomes contributions such as this new article about the influence of golf tech on the game written by freelance writer, Phil Oscarson. After many centuries, the game of golf remains true to its roots and traditions. Golf’s devotion to history and tradition is so canonized that many purists see technological advancements as threats to those traditions. But the fact is, technological advancements and the ways in which golf’s governing bodies have adapted to them could legitimately be considered part of the roots and traditions of the game...

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Adobe Digital Index Data on College Football Social Buzz

Adobe Digital Index Data on College Football Social Buzz - Sports Techie blog.

Adobe Digital Index Data on College Football Social Buzz – Sports Techie blog.

Adobe Digital Index Data on College Football Social Buzz

College football began play yesterday and the Sports Techie community blog chatted about the Adobe Digital Index (ADI) most social fan followed teams list, stats and insights with Joe Martin, Senior Analyst, Adobe Digital Index. Each online cheer or boo for a favorite team, coach and player is measured in this season’s preview as social engagement Big Data...

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adidas Manchester United’s New Kits and Training Gear

adidas Manchester United’s New Kits and Training Gear

The new adidas Manchester United Kits for 2015 – 2016 season breaks expectations this first year of a record-breaking 10-year business partnership. Adidas will actually be producing the new Manchester United F.C. Kits and Training Gear, taking inspiration from classic three-stripe United kits from the 1980s. Adidas has reengineered these iconic designs with a modern twist for the 2015 – 2016 season at Old Trafford football stadium during home matches and on the road for Premier League, FA Cup and UEFA Champions League games, as well practice at the Aon Training Complex. Adidas is continuing the activation of #BeTheDifference marketing campaign during United’s kit launch...

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Sports Data Analytics Convention In London

New Sports Data Analytics London Website And Convention.

New Sports Data Analytics London Website And Convention.

Sports Data Analytics Convention In London

Sports data and analytics are now a major component of the sports business culture and are driven by advanced technology which is why my LinkedIn connection, Nicholas Longworth, decided to introduce a new convention set to launch in the UK during 2016 surrounding sport and Big Data analysis initially funded by a Kickstarter crowdfunding campaign. His London Sports Analytics Convention seeks to rally small contributions from crowdfunding sources like the Sports Techie community blog readers and followers around the world and nation. I chatted with Longworth on Skype about the Beta, achieving market penetration, database building and sponsorship relationships through an online resource (eg...

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Adidas Selling New Juventus FC Kits And FIFA Women's World Cup Official Soccer Ball - #SportsTechie blog.

Adidas Selling New Juventus FC Kits And FIFA Women’s World Cup Official Soccer Ball – #SportsTechie blog.

Adidas Selling New Juventus FC Kits And FIFA Women’s World Cup Official Soccer Ball

Adidas soccer is busy trying to spread their international love for the world’s most popular sport with a new Juventus Football Club kit and the FIFA Women’s World Cup official match ball. Juventus FC, defending Serie A league champions from Italy attempting to win a fifth straight title next season, released part of their adidas tech enhanced team kit. One of the world’s largest fandoms can represent their affinity for Juventus by wearing the team badge on adizero technology enhanced apparel and climacool® ventilation fabric for sale at adidas.com. Any fan of the 2015 WWC can also purchase the FIF...

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Social Media And Sports Journalism UF Online Infographic Visual Resource

The impact by social media on sports journalism can be better understood by looking over the Infographic visual resource provided by the University of Florida to share with the Sports Techie community blog. Sports journalist are having to morph with social media to match the fast changing history of the industry and to keep up with top brands and individuals that are pushing the space to new heights such as ESPN. Fan engagement, sport business and cutting-edge technology resulted in fundamental changes to the way content is now delivered and personalized creating a powerful mechanism named social media used for delivering news, entertainment and gossip to society as happened during the recent NBA and NFL drafts last w...

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Penn Replays New Social Media Messaging App By WeHub - Sports Techie blog.

Penn Replays New Social Media Messaging App By WeHUB – Sports Techie blog.

Penn Relays New Social Media Messaging App By WeHUB

Hagen Lee, former high school long distance runner for Lawrenceville School in New Jersey is now the Founder and CEO of WeHUB, a free unified messaging app that for the first time aids the Penn Relay communications and official messages for sponsors, event organizers, athletes and fans at the 121-year-old event. The prestigious track and field meet will be held April 23-25 at the University of Pennsylvania at Franklin Field in front of 110,000 fans. The Sports Techie community blog spoke this week with Lee after they  successfully beta tested WeHUB Messenger in Panama Beach, Florida during college springbreak...

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BigTeams Raises Series B Round, Acquires Schedule Star To Expand Digital Offering - Sports Techie blog

BigTeams Raises Series B Round, Acquires Schedule Star To Expand Digital Offering – Sports Techie blog

BigTeams Raises Series B Round, Acquires Schedule Star To Expand Digital Offering

BigTeams plans to disrupt high school athletics with their acquisition of Schedule Star, from Gannett, after raising a $5 million Series B financial commitment, according to their CEO, Clay Walker. The Sports Techie community blog also spoke to Walker last April after he was hired to lead BigTeams, a website and software system provider for high school athletic programs, read more here...

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THE RANKS provides a socially intuitive platform that makes it easy for users to rate and comment on players listed in national high school basketball rankings.

THE RANKS provides a socially intuitive platform that makes it easy for users to rate and comment on players listed in national high school basketball rankings.

THE RANKS, First Fan Driven Social Platform For High School Basketball Rankings

The Ranks is the first fan driven social platform, mobile application for high school basketball rankings. High school basketball fans across the country will now be able to use the app to digitally engage in order to rate and comment on their favorite player, petition for players to be ranked, and access headline type news about high school basketball. I learned about this Atlanta-based startup and their proprietary software from Corey Cooper, CEO and Founder, CourtCred.com, LLC...

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Adidas FitSmart Fitness Tracker Sports Technology

Adidas FitSmart Fitness Tracker Sports Technology


The final sports technology piece to the personalized training puzzle is here. A new sports tech product designed for running, training and fitness, adidas FitSmart is unlike many of the activity trackers on the market today. Intended for the Sports Techie community blog readers and followers who are ready to take their training to the next level, adidas FitSmart works with an all-new mobile app experience aimed at helping people set and reach weekly goals, as well as commit to longer term training plans. If you are a serious or casual fan about achieving your best, then read on to find out more about adidas FitSmart.
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