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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...

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Sports Tech Increasing MLB Viewership Numbers During World Series

From streaming games online to becoming the top U.S. sports app, baseball is now easier than ever for fans to watch and interact with. In fact, MLB.com was the second-most viewed sports website in 2015.

The World Series between the Houston Astros and Los Angeles Dodgers began yesterday giving Major League Baseball center stage for this epic sporting event while the sports stands at a growth crossroads. Once the most popular American pastime, baseball has begun to dwindle. Less and less people are watching baseball on TV and fans are getting increasingly older. In fact, only 14% of Americans consider baseball as their favorite sport...

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Football Season All Year Long: Today’s Best Apps for Passionate Fan

Top Apps For Football Fans.

Top Apps For Football Fans.

Let’s face it: football is an obsession for many fans across the world, one that has them following the sport not just during the season, but throughout the year, from the off-season signings to the draft to Training Camp. Fans want to stay current on all of the league news as well as their favorite team’s latest information. Today, it’s easier to do just that than ever. Because of the sheer amount of mobile devices out there, sports websites have created many apps that can help fans, both casual and obsessive, keep track of breaking news, transactions and, injuries and recruiting, and virtually any aspect of the game you may be interested in learning more about...

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ELEAGUE eSports Championship Broadcasting On TBS, Live Streaming On Twitter

ELEAGUE Season One Championship Set For This Afternoon – Fnatic vs. Virtus.pro – at 4 p.m. ET with Full Coverage on TBS and on Twitter.

ELEAGUE Season One Championship Set For This Afternoon – Fnatic vs. Virtus.pro – at 4 p.m. ET with Full Coverage on TBS and on Twitter.

ELEAGUE eSports championship featuring pro video gamers playing Valve’s popular Counter-Strike: Global Offensive game will broadcast today on TBS thanks to the sports tech collaboration between Turner and WME | IMG showcasing one of the world’s fastest growing sports, mainly watched by millennial and generation Z viewers, as well as Gen X old schooler’s like me and some of you. The Sports Techie community blog is excited to let our readers and social media followers know more about the culmination of season one of the professional eSports organization with a tense and entertaining matchup between Fnatic vs. Virtus...

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The FC Barcelona version of Mondogoal, FCB Daily Best XI, is now live at www.mondogoal.com/fcbarcelona

The FC Barcelona version of Mondogoal, FCB Daily Best XI, is now live at www.mondogoal.com/fcbarcelona

MondoGoal Partners With FC Barcelona For Pay Fantasy Sports Games

The Sports Techie community blog spoke by phone this week to Shergul Arshad in Boston, the CEO and founder of Mondogoal, in a Q&A about their fast expanding global fantasy sports platform, marketing tool and business model that just partnered with FC Barcelona as their first La Liga user and promoter for the Isle of Man headquartered sports technology company. This novel sports tech platform is similar to the NFL formats FanDuel and DraftKings pioneered here in the U.S...

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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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Pro Hoops Strength Online Basketball Strength And Conditioning App And Website

PROOF was created to measure and train with science-based programs

PROOF was created to measure and train with science-based programs

Pro Hoops Strength Online Basketball Strength And Conditioning App And Website

I am connected on LinkedIn to Bill Foran, the Miami Heat Strength and Conditioning Coach and he contacted me about our Sports Techie community blog help with supporting the Pro Hoop Strength app under development via a Kickstarter campaign with just two days to go. Nick Burke, Executive Director at ProHoopStrength.com, spoke to me while in New York about his San Antonio based company in Texas where the pros train the pros. This online hub is a gateway to direct engagement with NBA team strength and conditioning coaches who have the virtual ability to help basketball players increase power, speed and quickness using the website’s sports technolog...

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Digital Scout Delivered Live Under Armour And U.S Army High School All-American Bowl Games

Digital Scout provided real time play-by-play of the Under Armour All-America Game

Digital Scout provided real time play-by-play of the Under Armour All-America Game

Two of the top high school all-star games sponsored by Under Armour and the U.S. Army were featured live via the HS Game Center by Digital Scout. Dan Fronczak, Digital Scout/Vice President, reached out the Sports Techie community blog to share their newest digital football achievements. Promoting the sport of high school football in 2014 and giving fans game and player stats in real-time has now come to your mobile device complete with game details, play by play, recap and conversation via the HSGC.

Digital Scout provided real time play-by-play of the U.S. All-American Bowl

Digital Scout provided real time play-by-play of the U.S. All-American Bowl

All-American Bowls

The best high school football players in the country were featured live on television and LIVE on HSGameCenter...

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Live Stats by Digital Scout Used By 40 State High School Football Finalists

Congratulations to the 40 state high school football finalists that use Digital Scout. Dan Fronczak, Digital Scout/Vice President, shared this impactful sports business news with the Sports Techie community blog. Teams’ Live Stats on HSGC is fast becoming a user standard all season long.

DIGITAL SCOUT STATE FINALISTS

This football season, millions of fans logged onto HSGameCenter.com – Digital Scout‘s live, play-by-play, high school sports website. And what they saw was live stats from thousands of teams, including 24 who won state football titles and 14 state runner ups. Additionally, 2 are playing for championships this weekend – Booneville and Cisco.

Digital Scout State Champions:

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Ohio State High School Basketball Association to Integrate Digital Scout HSGameCenter

State of Ohio High School Basketball Association to Integrate Digital Scout HSGameCenter

State of Ohio High School Basketball Association to Integrate Digital Scout HSGameCenter

With the 2013 basketball season all but here, the Ohio High School Athletic Association and Digital Scout have partnered for Live play-by-play HS Basketball scoreboard for all of Ohio. Review the Sports Techie community blog about the Digital Scout OHSAA HSGameCenter provided by Time Warner Cable Sports Channel.

OHSAA Hoops HSGameCenter

Beginning this fall, OHSAA will offer an online scoreboard for both boys and girls hoops with live play-by-play available for all of their member schools. The Internet driven excitement this sport business deal will generate across the state and nation for fans, recruiters and sponsors is happening at the right time with the rapid convergence of sports and technology.

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