Sports Technology

Young Archer Develops Real-Time Archery Coaching App

Archers compete during the Rio 2016 Olympic Games at the Sambodromo Olympic Archery venue on August 5, 2016. (Photo by Quinn Rooney/Getty Images)<p>When …

Archery

FanDuel Opens First Sports Betting Retail Location Near Metlife Stadium

A FanDuel ad is seen at an NFL game between New Orleans and Washington. (Photo by Patrick Smith/Getty Images)<p>FanDuel opened its first retail location …

Horse Racing

HomeCourt AI App Tracks Jump Shots From an iPhone %

HomeCourt tracks jump shots automatically through AI. (Courtesy of HomeCourt)<p>An AI technology that has caught the attention of and received …

Boston Celtics

ESPN Introduces 3D Spray Charts, 4D Replay for Home Run Derby

ESPN’s Home Run Derby coverage on Monday night will feature new 3D home run spray charts and an analyst-controlled immersive replay for better …

American League (MLB)

Create Quick, Easy Live Data Animations With Moshare

<i>New technology from startup ventures is transforming the global sports industry. This</i> <i>Startup Series</i> <i>has introduced over 300 startup companies in the</i> …

Sports Industry

MLB gets into the crypto game

Major League Baseball is getting into the crypto game, launching MLB Crypto Baseball.<p>Gamers will pay an ether to buy a digital avatar, which are tied …

Tech Trends

The State of Soccer Tech – Pedro Marques, S.L. Benfica

(Logos courtesy of SportTechie and N3XT Sports, photo by Alex Morton/Getty Images)<p><i>During the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia, SportTechie and N3XT</i> …

Soccer

How the Mariners’ digital and physical marketing blitz helped get Jean Segura to the All-Star Game

<b>TAYLOR’S TAKE ON THE WEEK IN SPORTS TECH:</b> It took t-shirts, bagels, placards, hashtags, autographs, coffee, gift cards, videos, photos, and a lot of …

Baseball

Sportradar, AmTote Partner on Turnkey U.S. Sports Betting Service

Sportradar has announced yet another U.S. partnership in the realm of sports gambling, further expanding its presence in America.In the same week …

Betting

Lawson Craddock Shows the Toll of the Tour de France with Whoop

Lawson Craddock riding in Stage 5 of the Tour de France with his red-and-white striped Whoop strap on his right wrist. (Photo credit: Jered and …

Cycling

World Cup Debut of VAR Shows Video Review is "Present of Refereeing"

Colombia players confront referee Milorad Mazic and signal for VAR after he awards Senegal a penalty during the 2018 FIFA World Cup. Mazic rescinded …

Costa Rica

The State of Soccer Tech – Tyler Heaps, U.S. Soccer

(Logos courtesy of SportTechie and N3XT Sports, photo by Alex Morton/Getty Images)<p><i>During the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia, SportTechie and N3XT</i> …

American Soccer

Twitter Study Reveals Differences Between World Cup Fans

Worried England fans during the 2018 FIFA World Cup semi final match between Croatia and England at the Luna Beach Cinema on Brighton Beach on Jul. …

Social Media

NFL's HeadHealthTech Winners Include Corsair's Textile-Based Helmet Liner

Corsair Innovations' textile-based helmet padding. (Courtesy of Corsair)<p>A textile-based helmet liner, an impact-reducing field surface, and a safer …

Dan Gilbert

Clear Strikes Deal to Expand Biometric Ticketing Deal Through MLB

Clear, a privately-held biometric ticketing company that expedites check-ins at sports arenas and airports, has inked a multi-year deal with Major …

Baseball

The Leading Brands in Sports Rely on the Digideck

Marketing and sales professionals are turning heads with Sportsdigita<p>When Keisha Taylor was hired away from Turner Broadcasting by Learfield Sports …

Tampa Bay

NFLPA’s Strategic Partnership With Octi Brings Fans Closer To Players Via AR

On Thursday, the NFL Players Association and its OneTeam Collective athlete-driven accelerator announced a partnership with Octi. The augmented video …

NFL Players Association

‘Not like Amazon Go’: Nike debuts high-tech store that removes friction but keeps human connection

Nike is going high-tech with its newest retail store concept that opened today in Los Angeles. But don’t expect it to be anything like Amazon Go, …

eCommerce

Google Home can now read your imported and iCal calendars

Multiple calendar support on Google Home has been available since last November, but the feature has been very limited. You couldn't choose your …

Tech Trends

YouTube TV Service Suffers Outage in Middle of England-Croatia World Cup Semifinal

YouTube TV, Google’s internet-delivered subscription TV service, was hit with nationwide outages Wednesday — right in the middle of Fox’s broadcast …

Technology

The State of Soccer Technology and Innovation – Darren Burgess, Arsenal

<i>During the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia, SportTechie and N3XT Sports are surveying key soccer experts around the world to understand the current</i> …

Port Adelaide

ESPN Innovates at NBA Summer League With Alternate Viewing Streams

Anyone who’s played NBA video games over the past couple decades has gotten used to a familiar rearward vantage point of action. After each …

NBA Summer League

MLB Will Host Home Run Derby VR Tournament During All-Star Week

Major League Baseball announced on Wednesday that the league will host a new Home Run Derby VR Championship during next week’s All-Star Game …

HTC Vive

Samsung, theScore Bring Live Scores to Galaxy Devices via Bixby

A Samsung Galaxy phone on display at The Samsung Experience at the 2016 PGA Championship. (Photo by Ilya S. Savenok/Getty Images for …

Apps

MiLB, ISM Connect to Bring LCD Smart Screens to Ballparks

MiLB will bring smart screens to ballparks and build a league-wide advertising network.<p>Minor League Baseball (MiLB) is increasing its tech-savvy …

Digital Advertising

YouTubeTV went down at the worst possible time for soccer fans, and they are maaaaaaddddd

An outage has left World Cup fans in the dark.<p>YouTubeTV was a great option to watch the 2018 World Cup at work. Until Wednesday’s semifinal between England and Croatia.<p>The streaming service went down Wednesday afternoon midway through the match and stayed down through halftime and well into the …

Tech Trends

Accelerating Change: Sports Technology and Innovation

During MLB All-Star Week in Washington, DC, the NFL Players Association and SportTechie present an exclusive, invite-only event that brings together …

Innovation

LaunchVic backs accelerators with $7 million to propel Australian startups to the international stage

LaunchVic is giving Victorian startups an extra boost with $7 million of funding going to three accelerators to run four programs, which will support …

Startups

CES Press Release

CTA to Send the Next Generation of Tech Media to CES – the Global Stage for Innovation<p>CES Tech Media Trailblazers program seeks promising and …

CES

How the 49ers Helped Push Develop Its Daily Assessment Tool, Push Vital

The San Francisco 49ers collaborated with Push on the creation of Push Vital. (Photo by Sean M. Haffey/Getty Images)<p>As the 49ers were making a …

San Francisco 49ers