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68 Soccer Nations Where the Women Are On Top

68 Soccer Nations Where the Women are on Top

The World Cup will kick off in Russia on 14th June, with the hosts facing Saudi Arabia in the opening game, which will be viewed by a global audience of over 100 million viewers. The Sports Techie global community supports the growth of soccer worldwide as long as the playing field of sports technology is as even as can be. Over the following month you will see a parade of international superstars and football tested countries battling it out for the coveted FIFA World Cup Trophy, presented to the winners in Moscow’s Luzhniki Stadium on 15th July.

The Numbers

But men, aren’t the only ones involved in this beautiful game and women now make up 10% of the playing population with o...

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Our second Every Step of the Way influencer program Sports Techie community blog is about the Olympic sport of Nordic Combined and Team USA athlete Billy Demong’s work with Citi to help future generations. U.S. Olympic Gold Medalist Demong has teamed up with Team for Tomorrow to help spread the Olympic value of respect, excellence and friendship through inspirational talks and volunteering at community organizations.

See: http://citi.us/1ek5E7S

Why Choose Billy?

I was all set to do some blogging about the U.S. ski team and Ted Ligety’s program for urban kids when through the power of social media, the former U.S...

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What’s That Olympic Sport Called Again?

Skeleton helmets are ranked by Bleacher Report

Skeleton helmets are ranked by Bleacher Report

Sophia from sports-management-degrees.com posted an Infographic “What’s That Olympic Sport Called Again?”, which the Sports Techie community blog is happy so share with our readers all over  the world. Many of the summer and winter Olympic sports in this Infographic have a glorious history that go back over one hundred years. Every two years we turn on our t.v.’s and digital devices to some surprisingly obscure Olympic sports. Here’s what you need to know to keep you entertained from curling to trampoline according to the Sports Management Degrees Infographic. Since the Sochi Olympics have already started, I offer my initial Sports Techie thoughts about each of the three winter Olympic sports featured in the Infographic below.

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Norwegian Professional Football League first in the world to implement Cisco WiFi and mobile video

Norwegian Professional Football League first in the world to implement team Wi-Fi and mobile video, Photo and illustration: Thomas Torjusen - NPFL

Norwegian Professional Football League first in the world to implement team Wi-Fi and mobile video, Photo and illustration: Thomas Torjusen – NPFL

The Norwegian Professional Football League (NPFL) signed a new deal today and becomes the first league in the world to implement Wi-Fi and Mobile Video as a league-wide Solution. This announcement regarding the fact that the NPFL will become the first Pro soccer league in the world to implement Cisco Connected Stadium Wi-Fi and Cisco StadiumVision Mobile at every team’s venue is sports tech history. The Sports Techie community blog is honored to share this pioneering Industry news by Cisco and their sport business partners...

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Norway’s TV 2 chooses deltatre for Sochi 2014 Olympic digital coverage

As part of deltatre’s sports media group Video Solution offering, TV 2 will integrate some of the Diva key features in their proprietary technology, a combination of synchronized data and video to allow fans to enjoy sport events on multiple devices  for the first time in winter Olympic broadcast history.

As part of deltatre’s sports media group Video Solution offering, TV 2 will integrate some of the Diva key features in their proprietary technology, a combination of synchronized data and video to allow fans to enjoy sport events on multiple devices for the first time in winter Olympic broadcast history.

The good people of Norway’s largest commercial television broadcaster, TV 2, has selected sport digital and broadcast services market leader deltatre for the delivery of official results, Mobile and desktop browser solutions. The Sports Techie community blogs are written in Seattle (Ballard), Washington, the sister city to Bergen, Norway. The sports technology centric news is a heads up to other country’s who are searching for a Platform.

Deltatre will provide the Norwegian broadcaster, TV 2,  with the Podium Results System, a cutting-edge solution offering users a rich sport experience that delivers comprehensive online coverage for the upcoming 2014 Sochi Winter Olympic Games.

Deltatre will provide the Norwegian broadcaster...

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