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#cyclingpowermeters: Buyer's guide: Five of the best bike computers

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Buyer's guide: Five of the best bike computers
Cyclist
It can also be synced with things like heart-rate monitors and power meters to display other stats. And because it's essentially a data gatherer, it doesn't require a lot of power, so its (non-rechargeable) coin battery will last up to four months ...

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#AthleteTrainingDiary: 7 recovery secrets we often get wrong | Stuff.co.nz

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7 recovery secrets we often get wrong | Stuff.co.nz
Stuff.co.nz
What you do after a workout is just as important as what you do during it. When we talk about training, we tend to focus on performance and technique – how to ...

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#Accelerometers: Consumers are only willing to share their health data with certain companies

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Consumers are only willing to share their health data with certain companies
Recode
Many of those tech giants already have prominent health offerings — like accelerometers in Google and Samsung smartphones that help count steps. Others, like Apple, are exploring new tools, including a glucose-tracking capability for its Apple Watch ...

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#sporttechnology: ICC goes hi-tech

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ICC goes hi-tech
The Hindu
The International Cricket Council (ICC) on Tuesday launched a series of technological innovations in partnership with Intel to be used during the Champions Trophy getting under way on June 1. With the focus firmly on enhancing the tournament experience ...


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#SportManagementTechnology: F1 at the forefront of new technologies

F1 at the forefront of new technologies
SuperSport (blog)
Formula One has always been at the forefront when it comes to new technology, but with the arrival of virtual reality and 3D, what can the future hold for the sport? “If I knew what the next game changer was, I'd be on a boat enjoying the sun”, laughs ...

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#Sports Training Technology: YDreams Global Signs Cooperation Agreement with the SEED Group from Dubai and Starts Operation in the Middle ...

YDreams Global Signs Cooperation Agreement with the SEED Group from Dubai and Starts Operation in the Middle ...
Stockhouse
Vancouver, British Columbia--(Newsfile Corp. - May 30, 2017) - YDreams Global Interactive Technologies Inc. (TSXV: YD) (OTC Pink: YDRMF) (FSE: A2AP0L) ("YDreams Global" or the "Company"), a creative and technology supplier for Fortune 500 brands ...

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#Sports Training Software: Inside Story: Smoking gun

Inside Story: Smoking gun
New Zealand Herald
A rash of robberies at Tauranga dairies, service stations and liquor stores the past month have police pursuing leads and business owners tightening security. How are shop owners protecting staff and stock? Is selling what thieves target - tobacco ...

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#Sports Equipment and Technology: Sports engineering — the way forward

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Sports engineering — the way forward
Times of India
The conference will cover aero and hydrodynamics, analysis and simulation of equipment for an athlete, facility maintenance and sports performance, sports textile, sports analytics & data science, virtual reality and wearable technology, says Dr Modak.

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#Sports Technology Manufacturer: BWX Technologies (BWXT) Getting Somewhat Positive Press Coverage, Analysis Shows

BWX Technologies (BWXT) Getting Somewhat Positive Press Coverage, Analysis Shows
Sports Perspectives
BWX Technologies logo Media headlines about BWX Technologies (NYSE:BWXT) have trended somewhat positive recently, AlphaOne Sentiment Analysis reports. AlphaOne, a service of Accern, identifies negative and positive news coverage by analyzing ...

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#Sport Technology Blog: 20-year-old college kid catfishes the world of college football recruiting

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20-year-old college kid catfishes the world of college football recruiting
CBS sports.com (blog)
Brissett, a 20-year-old student at Westchester Community College in New York, pretended he was a wide receiver at Globe Institute of Technology, another junior college in New York. Brissett began an online campaign in which he posed as a college ...

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#Sport Physiologist Technology: Ears to a sound business opportunity

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Ears to a sound business opportunity - The Sydney Morning Herald
The Sydney Morning Herald
Headphones are a ubiquitous product for the digital age.

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#Sport Management Technology: Carpenter Technology Co. (CRS) Position Increased by Netols ...

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Carpenter Technology Co. (CRS) Position Increased by Netols ...
Sports Perspectives
Netols Asset Management Inc. boosted its stake in Carpenter Technology Co. (NYSE:CRS) by 14.2% during the first quarter, according to its most recent ...

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#Sport Technology Manufacturer: Apple iPhone 8 to sport fingerprint sensor embedded under the display

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Apple iPhone 8 to sport fingerprint sensor embedded under the display
Digit
Apple's next iPhone is now rumoured to feature new ultrasonic fingerprint sensor technology, as a replacement for the existing Touch ID home button. ... The report cites sources from TSMC, the sole manufacturer of Apple's chipset, confirming the move.

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#Sports Technology Magazine: The 25 most valuable (or interesting) cars at Villa Erba Auctions

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The 25 most valuable (or interesting) cars at Villa Erba Auctions
New Atlas
The "Teardrop" didn't attract the highest bid of the weekend, with that honor going to the 1928 Mercedes-Benz 680 S Torpedo-Sport, which attracted a bid of €5,050,000 but was still some $1.5 million shy of the reserve price, and some $3 million shy of ...

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#Sports Technology Blog: Ahsan hints at increasing HEC development budget to Rs50bn in ...

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Ahsan hints at increasing HEC development budget to Rs50bn in ...
Business Recorder (press release) (registration) (blog)
ISLAMABAD: Minister for Planning, Development and Reforms Monday hinted at increasing the development budget of Higher Education Commission (HEC) to ...

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#Sport Statistics Software: Cristiano better than Messi this season, says Ronaldo

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Cristiano better than Messi this season, says Ronaldo
IANS
"This year I would choose Cristiano Ronaldo to win it," Ronaldo, a three-time recipient of football's highest individual honour, was quoted as saying by Fox Sports on Sunday. "In the past two years he has been decisive. His statistics can't be ignored ...

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#Sport Psychologist Technology: Newsmakers: May 30

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Newsmakers: May 30
Reading Eagle
He has more than 18 years' experience in the treatment of all orthopedic and sports injuries and manual/hands-on therapy techniques. Areas of interest include ... She has more than 23 years of diverse experience as a sports and orthopedic physical ...

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#sports and technology: Micron Technology (MU) Given Media Sentiment Rating of 0.03

Micron Technology (MU) Given Media Sentiment Rating of 0.03
Sports Perspectives
Micron Technology logo Headlines about Micron Technology (NASDAQ:MU) have trended somewhat positive recently, Alpha One Sentiment reports. The research group, a service of Accern, scores the sentiment of media coverage by analyzing more than ...

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#Sports Management Software: Progress Software Co. (PRGS) Stake Reduced by Netols Asset Management Inc.

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Progress Software Co. (PRGS) Stake Reduced by Netols Asset Management Inc.
Sports Perspectives
Progress Software logo Netols Asset Management Inc. decreased its position in Progress Software Co. (NASDAQ:PRGS) by 28.8% during the first quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the SEC. The firm owned 150,561 shares of the software...

Praesidium Investment Management Company – LLC - SEC.gov
Praesidium Investment Management Company – LLC - SEC.gov

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#sport technology: Basketball NZ wins innovation excellence award

Basketball NZ wins innovation excellence award
New Zealand Herald
Basketball New Zealand has been recognised for its partnership with Glory League, when the organisation won the Innovation Excellence award at the tenth anniversary Sport and Recreation Awards in Auckland last night. Chief Executive of Sport New ...

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#Sport Management Technology: Intel inside bats! It's happening

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Intel inside bats! It's happening
The Tribune
It is understood that several players from each team have tested this technology in the nets, their bats fitted with these chips/sensors. From India, it is ... The Indian team management informed that Yuvraj, who missed India's first practice match, is ...

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#Soccer Technology: Soccer-Barcelona name Valverde as coach

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Soccer-Barcelona name Valverde as coach
Economic Times
He has a high work rate, he is passionate about football and interested in working with the latest technology." Valverde, 53, began his coaching career with Athletic Bilbao's youth set-up and is the Basque club's longest serving coach, overseeing 308 ...


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#Baseball Technology: Baseball on the Blockchain? One Fan's Quest to Merge Two Passions

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Baseball on the Blockchain? One Fan's Quest to Merge Two Passions
CoinDesk
As I was speaking about this technology from inside a ballpark, I thought: 'What if Major League Baseball ran on a blockchain?' 'What problems would it solve? What opportunities would it present?' I went on to describe some of the problems, solutions ...

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#Baseball Technology: MLB At Bat VR actually enhances the baseball experience

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MLB At Bat VR actually enhances the baseball experience - Polygon
Polygon
New York Yankees right fielder Aaron Judge is already a Statcast Hall of Famer. Elsa/Getty Images. Data is only as interesting as what you do with it, and MLB ...

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#Hockey Stick Technology: ENTREVESTOR: Spring Loaded principal leaves to battle unique condition

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ENTREVESTOR: Spring Loaded principal leaves to battle unique condition
TheChronicleHerald.ca
His engineering career included making the first carbon fibre hockey stick and developing an experiment that was deployed on a space shuttle. So in January, Garrish stepped aside from the day-to-day operations of Spring Loaded, though he retains a ...

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#Boxing Technology: BREAKING: Barcelona Appoint Their New Coach

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BREAKING: Barcelona Appoint Their New Coach
SPORTbible (blog)
"He is a hard worker and he is a fan of using technology in training and in managing matches." Valverde, as Bilbao boss, speaks to Real ... Nasir Jabbar is a writer at SPORTbible. He is a combat sport aficionado and contributes to boxing and MMA articles.

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#Badminton Technology: 6 startups that changed the world of sports. Enrolling with leAD could help your startup do the same

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6 startups that changed the world of sports. Enrolling with leAD could help your startup do the same
YourStory.com
A fitness technology company that doubles up as a personal trainer available on users' smartphone, the app helps users set goals, track their progress and stay motivated with a personalised routine. The company has a number of other firsts to its ...

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#Athlete Training Journal: Injury rates in young female athletes may be underestimated

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Injury rates in young female athletes may be underestimated
Channel NewsAsia
When time-loss definitions are used, about 90 percent of overuse injuries appear to be missed,” the researchers said online April 23 in the journal BMJ Open Sport and Exercise Medicine. ... “Most training for athletes has now transitioned from maximum ...

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#Cricket Technology: Zing bails: A bright idea that is taking off

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Zing bails: A bright idea that is taking off
Wisden India
“There were four sets being used in the IPL, and the ICC (International Cricket Council) too has been using the technology in all their major tournaments like the World T20s and the World Cup. It was even used in the day-night Test matches in Brisbane ...

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#Personal Trainer Technology: Lake Course enhancements underway at Quail West

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Lake Course enhancements underway at Quail West
Naples Daily News
The new fitness and wellness center will feature dedicated areas for Pilates and spin classes, cardio and weight rooms, and TRX personal training technology. Live and video workouts will be available throughout the year. A glass-enclosed lobby will ...

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#Wrestling Technology: Digital transformation wave reaches the sports industry

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Digital transformation wave reaches the sports industry
App Developer Magazine
"Whether it's football, soccer, basketball, cricket, ice hockey, car racing or wrestling, the most successful professional and amateur sports brands are seeking ways to enrich their fan experience," said Neha Sampat, CEO of Built.io. "Our industry ...

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#Rugby Technology: Wasps vs Exeter Chiefs live stream: How to watch the 2017 rugby Premiership Final online

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Wasps vs Exeter Chiefs live stream: How to watch the 2017 rugby Premiership Final online
Express.co.uk
The rugby Premiership final kicks off this afternoon at Twickenham, the home of rugby. The grand finalé of the 2016-17 English rugby union season, the match will see Wasps take on the Exeter Chiefs. While Wasps are looking to claim their first ...

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#Basketball Technology: Lonzo Ball, Nike take very different approaches in launching new shoes

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Lonzo Ball, Nike take very different approaches in launching new shoes
Toronto Star
“People like to know they have (useful) technology, and that there's a purpose for the shoe, and that adds value,” says Matt Powell, a sports industry analyst at the retail analytics firm NPD. “A shoe that an athlete can perform at a high level in has ...

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#Baseball Technology: Alexa: Take me out to the ball game and buy me some peanuts!

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Alexa: Take me out to the ball game and buy me some peanuts!
Winnipeg Free Press
In this May 17, 2017 photo, David Curry, Seattle Mariners technology vice president, demonstrates an Amazon Alexa device in a ballpark suite before a Mariners baseball game in Seattle. The Mariners have partnered with their hometown neighbors at ...

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#Athletics Technology: Audit: Iowa athletics IT director submitted false invoices | Local News ...

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Audit: Iowa athletics IT director submitted false invoices | Local News ...
The Daily Nonpareil
IOWA CITY — The University of Iowa athletics department's information technology director spent school money on personal items for his home and then ...


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#Baseball Bat Technology: Previewing MLB's new virtual reality app, which launches in June

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Previewing MLB's new virtual reality app, which launches in June
For The Win
NEW YORK — On June 1, Major League Baseball will launch a virtual reality upgrade to its popular At-Bat game-streaming app. For now, the technology is compatible only with Google's Daydream platform, and it will come at no additional charge to At-Bat ...

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#Athletics Technology: Ohio State Releases High-Detail Renderings of Future Athletics District

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Ohio State Releases High-Detail Renderings of Future Athletics District
Eleven Warriors
"From the in-venue atmosphere to the technology used in player-development, we will be among the very elite in what we can offer both current and prospective student-athletes." The Jennings Wrestling facility will provide an important leap forward for ...

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#Basketball Technology: EuroLeague Basketball Refs To Wear FirstVision 360-Degree Body Cameras For POV Content

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EuroLeague Basketball Refs To Wear FirstVision 360-Degree Body Cameras For POV Content
SportTechie
Fans of the Turkish Airlines EuroLeague will now be able to witness what it's like from a referee's point-of-view during this upcoming weekend's Final Four in Istanbul. In a partnership with Spain-based FirstVision — a provider of body camera ...

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#Boxing Technology: Saturday's Fight Will Answer a Lot of Questions about Errol Spence

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Saturday's Fight Will Answer a Lot of Questions about Errol Spence
The Sweet Science
Most other major sports utilize replay and it is time for boxing to do the same. The system I propose is similar to the challenge system utilized in both the MLB and NFL. When the technology is available, the corners of each fighter will be allowed one ...

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#Archery Technology: [Korea and the fourth industrial revolution] Will technology change the very nature of sports?

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[Korea and the fourth industrial revolution] Will technology change the very nature of sports?
Korea JoongAng Daily
Since archery requires an exceptionally high degree of concentration, it is crucial that athletes are able to stay calm in front of large crowds and during unexpected events. The team used “neurofeedback” technology, which allowed trainers to ...

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#Accelerometers: Sleep trackers: more of a data nightmare than a data dream?

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Sleep trackers: more of a data nightmare than a data dream?
Naked Security
The apps track a sleeper's movements with an accelerometer, listen in on whether they're snoring, and chirps at them to make them roll over if they are. It also tracks how much sleepers toss and turn, and how much time they're lightly or deeply sleeping.

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