How Big Data Is Helping Professional Sports


Big data has made its way across many different areas of industry, including the professional sports industry where the use of analytics is making a major change in how athletes and sports teams are preparing for games. Big Data CTO News SportsThe use of analytical data is not solely limited to being used as a development tool for individuals […].

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How NBA 2K is introducing the next generation of sports fans (and brands) to ESPN

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Why We All, Especially Leaders Need Sports Return.

Forrester IT

There are so many things that make the current pandemic situation challenging. Fear of getting sick. The devastating numbers of people suddenly unemployed, High school seniors who are missing their graduations and proms, and senior citizens who are isolated from their families and friends.

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Game, Set, Match: Deliver Fan Obsession In Sports With Fanalytics

Forrester IT

There’s rarely a dull moment in the world of collegiate and professional sports. (Jeremy Vale contributed to this blog.)

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Scoring Big With Data: The New Age Of Analytics In Sports

Forrester IT

Sports: the games we know and love. We love to play and watch these games so much, in fact, that in the US, there are only two days during the year when the four major pro sports leagues aren’t playing a game (i.e.,

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How to watch Eleven Sports


Of the many over-the-top (OTT) streaming services, many lovers of the beautiful game of football choose to use Eleven Sports. The following is not arguable: football is the most loved and decorated sport of all time. Eleven Sports also broadcasts other sports.

Cybersecurity And Professional Sports: Securing The Internet Of Sports

Forrester IT

Over the past few years, companies in all markets have embraced digital transformation, whether it is financial services finding new mechanisms to engage with customers or manufacturers adding sensors and other data collection components into their operational processes.

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#Skate4: Electronic Arts announces the next game in the beloved series

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Games PC Gaming category-/Games/Computer & Video Games/Sports Games category-/Shopping category-/Sports/Individual Sports/Skate Sports EA Play 2020 Electronic Arts Not E3 Skate Skate 3 Skate 4Skate 4 is finally real.

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Customer Success Should Be A Team Sport

Forrester IT

Customers hold the power in their relationships with businesses. Today, it's not enough for businesses to deliver products. Customers expect them to deliver outcomes and success. To do this, businesses must understand who the customer is, what their pain points are in achieving their business goals, and must help them choose the right products to meet their goals. The relationship does not stop there.

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IBM uses AI to enhance old Wimbledon tennis footage for the digital era

Venture Beast

AI Business Cloud Media category-/Sports/Individual Sports/Racquet Sports IBM tennis WimbledonIBM and Wimbledon are using AI techniques to revitalize classic footage going back to the 1970s to appeal to modern tennis fans. Read More.

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Customer Engagement: A Data-Driven Team Sport

Eric D. Brown

What would you do if you had so much data about your customers that you know could know (almost) everything about your customer when they contacted you?

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'The Last Dance' is the greatest sports fix of the pandemic

Mashable Tech

Live sports are on hold. Part gift to sports fans with nothing to watch and part attempt to boost ratings during a content drought, The Last Dance has become a haven of normalcy to large swaths of the world who feel lost without sports. The NBA is delayed indefinitely.

John Oliver has a beautiful solution to the many sports being postponed due to coronavirus

Mashable Tech

Other than countless hours of Netflix , what are we supposed to watch in order to fill the yawning, sports-shaped hole currently in our lives? Look, I will own the fact I really want sports to come back," Oliver says. John Oliver Last Week Tonight Coronavirus Entertainment Sports

Noted Sports Fan LeSean McCoy Didn?t Realize How Seriously Nerds Take the MCU


Let the record show that there aren’t really all that many demonstrable differences between sports nerds and genre nerds , two groups of people who obsess over and become overly emotionally involved in the minutiae of larger than life, titan-like people.

VanMoof raises $13.5 million for electric bikes as cities reclaim roads from cars

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Turn Failure Detection into a Team Sport

Information Week

Here's how Chaos GameDays and its spinoffs can enable enterprises to fortify their infrastructure resilience and detect failures before they occur

Here is everything you want to know about Sports Analytics


Every sport in the world today has some form of analytics programmed to it. If we’re talking about sports analytics, I have to bring up the “Moneyball” reference. Honestly speaking though, sports analytics has come a really long way from the.

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How Big Data Is Revolutionizing Sports


The post How Big Data Is Revolutionizing Sports appeared first on Dataconomy. Imagine you’re a quarterback and you’ve just stepped off the field. Your team has lost. You could look at it as a failure and call it a day – or you could look at it as an opportunity to improve.

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Sports Illustrated publisher Maven will keep $5.7M PPP loan despite outcry against public companies


Sports Illustrated’s publicly traded publisher, Maven , says it plans to keep and use a $5.7 The Seattle-based company owns TheStreet, Say Media, and Hubpages in addition to Sports Illustrated and other media properties. Startups Maven ppp Sports Illustrated

The Big Challenge for Sports Betting: Software Engineering

Information Week

Implementing sports betting isn't just about legality but about data and building out the software to support oddsmaking, new types of betting, and financial requirements

'Hackers Google people': Millions still using sports team, hometown, band, or child names as passwords

Tech Republic Security

Ahead of World Password Day, researchers are finding troubling trends despite numerous breaches and hacks

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GeekWire Podcast: What pandemic? Tech funding stays strong; Accolade’s IPO; Future of sports


On July 16, we’ll be hosting GeekWire Roundtable: The Future of Sports. We’ll discuss how sports can safely return in a post-pandemic world, the role of tech and the economics of sports in this challenging environment.

Gogoro’s Eeyo 1 is the ‘sports car’ of e-bikes

The Verge

I actually prefer the sports car.’”. As such, Gogoro will charge sports car prices when the Eeyo 1 enters its three launch markets (the US, Europe, and Taiwan) this summer. 40 miles in “Sport” mode and 55 miles in “Eco” mode. Images: Gogoro.

The Garmin Fenix 6 is Garmin's most badass sports watch and it's $150 off

Mashable Tech

An outdoor-ready sports watch that can go everywhere with you — everywhere as in underwater GLONASS tracking and settings specifically for trail running and hiking — would be a smart companion to have.

Sign up for GeekWire’s first-ever virtual sports competition, raising money for nonprofits


Rocket League players will compete on behalf of their companies in GeekWire’s first-ever Geeks Gaming for Good e-sports tournament. The countdown is on for GeekWire’s first-ever virtual sports competition: Geeks Gaming for Good.

EA remakes FIFA 20 esports schedule without in-person events

Venture Beast

Electronic Arts has revised the calendar for its EA Sports FIFA 20 esports events as it shifts to an online-only program. Business Games PC Gaming category-/Games/Computer & Video Games/Sports Games DeanBeat News EA EA Sports Electronic Arts FIFA 20

Ubisoft CEO promises company-wide overhaul after sexual misconduct reports

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Business Games PC Gaming category-/News category-/Sports DeanBeat News Ubisoft Yves GuillemotUbisoft's Yves Guillemot said in an internal letter the company will overhaul its handling of employee complaints in the wake of sexual harassment reports. Read More.

Drone Racing League launches flight simulator competition on NBC

Venture Beast

Top human drone pilots will compete in The Drone Racing League's SIM Racing Cup starting this Saturday on NBC Sports Network. AI Business Games Media artificial intelligence drl Drone Racing League Fanduel fantasy sports

As the bike shortage endures, Dick's Sporting Goods has some on sale

Mashable Tech

TL;DR: Bikes are still on sale at Dick's Sporting Goods — save up to $70 on men's, women's, and children's bikes from Schwinn, Nishiki, and GT.

7 Best Sports Games That You Can Play on Your Cell Phone


Information Technology Blog - - 7 Best Sports Games That You Can Play on Your Cell Phone - Information Technology Blog. Sports continues to a global favorite. People either actively participate in sports by playing on the field, watching it on TV, or playing games online.

NoSQL database technology finds use cases, but still minority sport

Computer Weekly

From managing water meter data, through Bitcoin and video data, to web publishing, NoSQL database technology is finding real use cases. But it's likely to be stuck at 10% of the market for some time

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Sport an Apple Watch Series 5 for $100 Less


Apple Watch Series 5 | $300+ | Amazon Read more. kinja deals deals apple deals amazon deals

Dick's Sporting Goods is having a flash sale — these are the best deals

Mashable Tech

TL;DR: Save up to 50% on outdoor gear during Dick's Sporting Goods' one-day flash sale happening May 28. Dick's Sporting Goods is having a 50% off flash sale on May 28 — and it's a one-day only sale, so you've got to take advantage of it today before 10 p.m.

Why Mike DeLaet gave up the CEO job at Rogue Games to be an exec at Scopely

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Business Games Mobile category-/Sports DeanBeat News Matt Casamassina Mike DeLaet Mobile gaming Rogue Games ScopelyMike DeLaet left his job as CEO of game publisher Rogue Games to be senior vice president of strategic partnerships at Scopely. Read More.

Streamlined integration promises revolution in sports tickets sales

IT Toolbox

KORE Software is hailing what it calls “a groundbreaking level of integration” through the world's first CRM-based transaction and payment processing integration with Archtics, Ticketmaster's season ticket sales application. It will greatly reduce the time it takes sales representatives to complete a ticket or premium inventory sale, since they will no longer need to leave the CRM platform.

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IBM Puts Red Hat OpenShift to Work on Sports Data at US Open

Information Week

In its latest outing at the tennis tournament, IBM brings technology from Red Hat to the courts to process data in the public cloud

Is Russell Wilson a robot? No, but video shows the Seattle Seahawks QB working out with one


They developed the world’s first robotic tackling dummy to help reduce unnecessary contacts and the incidence of injuries suffered during football and other sporting practices. ” Sports Tech MVP Robotics Russell Wilson Seattle Seahawks sports tech

The CISO role in cybersecurity: Solo or team sport?

Cloud Musings

The average length of time in the commercial sector between a network security breach and when the detection of that breach is more than 240 days , according to Gregory Touhill , deputy assistant secretary of Cybersecurity Operations and Programs for the Department of Homeland Security.

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18 Names for Amazon’s ‘Climate Pledge Arena’ That Would’ve Made More Sense


earther is a sports blog now amazon climate pledge hockey seattleSo we’re really doing this, huh? Read more.

Practice your surf skills in this massive wave pool — Future Blink

Mashable Tech

More about Tech , Sports , Mashable Video , Surfing , and Future Blink. Tech Sports Mashable Video Surfing Future BlinkSurf Lakes is the world’s largest wave pool and creates over 2000 waves per hour. Read more.

US Immigration and Customs Enforcement nabs $20M in fake sports gear ahead of Super Bowl 51

Network World

Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) and Homeland Security Investigations (HSI) teams nabbed 260,000 counterfeit sports-related items during its annual, year-long Operation Team Player sting.

What are the SportsTech opportunities in Europe?


Here is what a recent report says about opportunities for startups in Sports Technology in Europe. With 1500 startups and 900 new investment deals, it is safe to say that the field is vast and possibilities in the sector are booming. What is a SportsTech startup? How are these startups.

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Why effective IoT adoption is a team sport, and how to become a player

IT Toolbox

Learn how many disparate threads of an effective IoT fabric come together into a solution

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