Sports Technology

Aniruddh Chaudhry asks CK Khanna to share FTP plans before BCCI SGM on December 1

BCCI treasurer Aniruddh Chaudhry has asked acting president CK Khanna and acting secretary Amitabh Chaudhary to share the FTP plans.

Cricket

Injured Seahawk Richard Sherman streams a live Q&A from his hospital bed — here are the takeaways

Seattle Seahawks cornerback Richard Sherman didn’t wait to get dressed or even get out of his hospital bed on Thursday as he went live on YouTube to …

Science

Dwyane Wade is the latest athlete to have a show on Facebook

Facebook's next pro athlete-centered show will feature the Cleveland Cavaliers' Dwyane Wade. The five-part series will premiere on November 20th and will show what keeps Wade busy when he's off the court. <i>BackCourt Wade</i> follows the three-time NBA champion as he attends Paris and Milan fashion weeks, …

Technology

SportsCenter launches Snapchat show; Amazon inks another streaming deal; and more sports tech news

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Science

Startup backed by ex-NBA players raises cash for real-time high school sports scoring app

Real-time scoring is commonplace in pro and college sports. But many high school teams across the U.S. still rely on pen and paper to record game …

Science

CES Sports Zone

Former NBA superstar, and now full-time investor and entrepreneur, Baron Davis has been named CES Ambassador for 2018.<p>Check out their innovative and …

CES

Rugby 18 to get big improvements soon

Rugby 18 released late last month, and while the game is a huge improvement over its predecessors, there are a few hiccups with Big Ben Interactive …

Big Ben

World Sailing Looks To Engage New Fans By Diving Into Esports

World Sailing, the governing body of the sport, is diving into esports with the launch of the virtual World Sailing Championships.<p>Through a …

Sailing

Gorman named Manly CEO, Barrett re-signed

Manly have named former Cronulla boss Lyall Gorman their chief executive.<p>They've also re-signed coach Trent Barrett until the end of 2020 in another …

ScoreStream Adds Funding From Intel As Platform Expands Globally

ScoreStream concluded its Series A investment round with key backing from Intel Capital — the tech giant’s venture arm — as the crowd-sourcing high …

High School Football

LISTEN @patersonjeff: League is adjusting to Boeser, as it does to most young players

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Stationary Bikes Can Now Portal You Into Virtual Reality

NEW YORK — It’s something of a little kid’s dreams. You’re mounted on a pegasus flying high above a forest, collecting jewels as you weave around …

Virtual Reality

Virtual Reality Helped Minnesota Vikings' Teddy Bridgewater During Recovery

Sunday marked Teddy Bridgewater’s first time suiting up in full uniform since suffering a career-threatening knee injury in August 2016. During …

Virtual Reality

Brooklyn Soccer Leagues To Replicate FIFA Video Game 'In Real Life'

NEW YORK — Millions of amateur soccer players have spent countless hours parked on their couches in front of the FIFA video games series, trying to …

Soccer

YouTube finally blocks a known terrorist propagandist from its site

The extremist jihadist cleric Anwar al-Awlaki was killed in a U.S. drone strike six years ago. But until this month, he was the leading …

Technology

Horse Racing Streamed Live In 360-Degree Virtual Reality

The boundaries of live streaming sports seem to be pushed further by each day. Last month, Eyelive Media broadcasted a 360-degree virtual reality …

Virtual Reality

Recapping Thursday’s crazy NFL game; sports jersey rental startup expands; and more from the week in sports tech

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Science

Disney Will Launch ESPN+ Streaming Service In Spring 2018

Disney executives revealed that its new sports streaming service would be branded ESPN Plus (ESPN+) and be available in spring 2018 through a …

Walt Disney Company

2018 Volkswagen Golf provides fun for the whole family

Whether you're after something for schlepping the kids to school, or a hot hatch for some back road fun, the Golf lineup has it.<p>The Volkswagen Golf has long been a staple of economical travel. Over the years, the Golf family has grown to include a number of different variants, and barring some …

Autos

Sports jersey rental startup Rep the Squad expands to NBA, raises another $1M from athletes

Rep the Squad is growing.<p>The Seattle startup, which launched its sports jersey rental service three months ago, today added NBA jerseys to its …

Startups

Position-Specific Helmets Could Be Next Step For NFL Head Health

The NFL provided the first research update of its Engineering Roadmap, offering data from its video review of every concussion-inducing play from the …

Amazon series goes behind-the-scenes with Manchester City FC

Amazon is taking an "anything you can do, I can do better" approach to competing with Netflix these days. Just a month after Netflix announced a Juventus FC documentary, Amazon is responding with a Prime Video series covering English Premier League frontrunners Manchester City FC. The original show …

Technology

Take it to the house: Two Seahawks play real estate pros for Zillow, taunt 49ers fans on home tour

Two of the biggest defensive stars for the Seattle Seahawks <i>take it to the house</i>, as they say in touchdown lingo, in a promotional video for Zillow, …

Science

DraftKings CEO Robins on Rights Deal

November 7th, 2017, 3:21 PM UTC<p>Fantasy sports giant DraftKings will live-stream top-level European professional basketball this winter, joining …

Business

How San Francisco Can Overcome Costly Injuries

Get exclusive content and coverage from 49ers Studios.<p>Joe Fann and a different member of the 49ers discuss the upcoming matchup while taking a drive …

San Francisco

Former Twitter Employee Says Fake Russian Accounts Were Not Taken Seriously

In early 2015, a Twitter employee discovered a vast amount of Twitter accounts with IP addresses in Russia and Ukraine. The worker, Leslie Miley, …

Women's Basketball

Testing electrical muscle stimulation; World Series champs embrace analytics; and more from the week in sports tech

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Science

Intel To Bring Esports To PyeongChang Before Winter Olympic Games

Intel announced on Friday it will bring esports to PyeongChang ahead of the Winter Olympic Games in February.As part of Intel’s technology …

Technology

Greg Norman Is Looking To Change The Game With A Connected Golf Cart

NEW YORK — Golfing great Greg Norman is looking to change the golf cart and turn it into an entertainment hub to enhance the on-course experience.<p>The …

Golf

All Signs Point To This Site Streaming More Sports Very Soon

Facebook founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg didn’t directly answer a question about his company’s plans for bidding on sports rights but distilled their …

Soccer