7 Ways Sports Technology is Changing the NFL

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Sports technology is turning into a pretty big business lately and for good reason — it’s proving to be quite attractive to athletes, coaches, and spectators alike. What sports technologies are having the biggest impact on the game? Read on to learn more about seven sports technologies that are changing the NFL. No. 1 – … Read more

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How Big Cable is Fudging The Cord-Cutting Numbers

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In June, I moved across town and into a new place. As is typical, I had to get in contact with a handful of service providers and let them know of my address change. I decided to use the opportunity to take an “inventory” of what services I was paying for and decide whether there was … Read more

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Streaming Music Sales Surpass CD’s

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This week, the RIAA released a report indicating that in 2014,  for the first time ever, streaming music sales created more revenue than CD’s. The statistic is notable in that it marks an official turning point in the shape of the music industry. Although, make no mistake about it, the demand for streaming music has been steadily growing over the … Read more

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NFL Hopefuls Fine-Tune Skills with Fitness Tech

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In preparation for the NFL Scouting Combine, some athletes have turned to new fitness-oriented technologies to boost their workouts and gain an edge over the competition. The idea of harnessing tech to improve workouts was discussed in a fair amount of detail in the first book of the series. However, for readers who aren’t familiar with … Read more

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Sports Wearable Detects Concussions in Real-time

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A new wearable device, set to be unveiled at CES 2015, not only detects concussions incurred by athletes in real-time, but also transmits that data to mobile devices, allowing coaches, parents, or medical staff to monitor player safety in an unprecedented manner.  The device, known as the “Linx IAS”, is about the size of a stick … Read more

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New Technologies Embraced in 2014 World Cup

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Fans of the 2014 World Cup have witnessed some great action on the field over the past three weeks, but for tech-enthusiasts, there’s been plenty to see, as well. A number of new technologies have shown-up on the field and are making a noticeable impact on the tournament: 1) Goal-line cameras: These cameras allow for a more accurate determination of … Read more

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