Technology

Immersive batting practice show designed to be showcase for carrier's 5G network

Doha is to host the single-leg final of this year's AFC Champions League - Goal

UK mobile network operator EE has today announced the launch of Match Day Experience, a new augmented reality (AR) platform that will offer viewers a virtual in-stadium experience through the BT Sport…

Sports data and technology company Stats Perform has agreed a deal with the Liga Profesional de Fútbol del Ecuador (LigaPro) for data rights to its Serie A and Serie B club competitions.

Atrium Sports, the automated video and data sports technology company, has been merged with its US-based sports analytics firm Synergy Sports Technology to become Synergy Sports

A consulting company working for the committee bidding to secure the 2020 Olympics hosting rights for Tokyo transferred $370,000 (€314,000) to Papa Massata Diack, the son of jailed ex-IAAF president L…

Tech partnership will help enable further expansion of digital ticketing

The Eredivisie, the top division of Dutch football, has announced that it has teamed up with two Netherlands-based companies to supplement the data collection and sharing from its matches

New feature designed to aid group watching during Covid-19

In SportBusiness' latest webinar, top industry executives came together to discuss the role of technology, fan engagement, and data in sports sponsorship. You can watch the webinar for free here.

How on-screen graphics are becoming the gateway to a new level of fan engagement through personalised access to data, merchandising and even second screen experiences.

Michael Spirito, managing director of high-profile venture capital fund Sapphire Sport, discusses the current sports technology landscape with SportBusiness US Editor Eric Fisher.

Daniel Shichman, co-founder and chief executive at WSC Sports: “It’s not about getting likes or shares but achieving business goals.”

Rebuilt film library features more than 3.5m highlight clips

PTI Digital, the UK-based digital engagement firm, has recruited Bath Rugby’s Ben Wells as chief commercial officer.

Primetime NFL showcase to highlight play of linemen in far greater detail

Indian retailer Future Group has pulled out of its sponsorship of the Indian Premier League. The company is suffering financial problems linked to Covid-19

MLB team introduces elements typically seen in national broadcasts

Cubs' RSN taps company to enhance its on-air coverage

Facebook-owned platform expands beyond content tie with league

Enhanced capabilities expand upon integrity services work

Stadion, the UK-based digital technology company that works with various football clubs and the British Olympic Association, has recruited digital media executive James Smith from the Sportfive agency

Nike is to lay off at least 500 staff at its headquarters in Oregon, US, after a loss-making second quarter - Fox Business

A selection of spectators will be provided with Bluetooth tracking ‘fobs’ to manage social distancing and control crowd capacity as Surrey County Cricket hosts their opening match in the Bob Willis Tro…

Overhaul of player tracking creates much greater accuracy

Sports marketing firm ResultX Asia (RXA) has agreed a deal to help Malaysian digital marketing company Experience 6 launch its 'experience 360° Virtual Event Platform' in the Asia-Pacific region.

Inter Milan has entered into a partnership with social media network Twitter that will allow the Italian football club to monetise its premium content on the platform

Spain-based broadcast production and rights agency Mediapro has announced the launch of a new artificial intelligence video platform, AIProclips, developed in collaboration with computing giant IBM

Juventus has unveiled a new “digital ecosystem”, including a new official website and mobile app, launched together with Turin-based technology company Deltatre. 

Mixer, the esports live streaming platform owned by technology giant Microsoft, is to be closed from July 22, following a deal struck between its owner and Facebook

Sports data and content company Sportradar has announced the signing of a partnership with the Tipsarevic Tennis Academy for the duration of the Eastern European Championship 2020, which is taking place…

The Indian cricket team's upcoming tours of Sri Lanka, in June, and Zimbabwe, in August, have been called off due to the Covid-19 threat - ESPNCricinfo

Digitally focused companies to integrate content, back-end functions

LaLiga, the organising body of the top two divisions of Spanish club football, has unveiled a series of broadcast innovations for when the top tier resumes its 2019-20 season later this week

Sports data technology company Genius Sports has signed a new live data partnership with the Puerto Rican Football Federation (FPF)

The host broadcast of matches from the Nemzeti Bajnokság, the top-tier football championship in Hungary, is being undertaken with a reduced production set-up with no cameras allowed alongside the field …