Technology

New York-based company extends tie with its first team primary ticketing client

Mobile carrier to reach 28 NFL venues with advanced network by end of 2021

World Athletics launched a bidding process for host cities for the 2025 World Athletics Championships, and the World Athletics Road Running Championships and World Athletics Relays, both in 2023 - World…

Danish automated sports camera technology company Veo has announced that it has completed its series B funding round, raising $25m (€20m) in order to help fuel its international expansion.

Start-up American football league continues dealmaking in advance of debut

Ukrainian Premier League football club Dynamo Kiev has agreed a deal with blockchain company Moonwalk through which it is claimed a first-of-its-kind sports ecosystem will be developed centred around the…

LaLiga has entered into an agreement with US-based authentication company Matchball Authenticated, in a move intended to give the league’s teams greater opportunities to monetise official memorabilia. 

Due to a spike of Covid-19 cases in South Korea the ITTF has cancelled the 2020 ITTF World Team Table Tennis Championships

The Infront agency has announced plans to merge its digital media and solutions company iX.co with its sports tech R&D unit Infront Lab

Neuroscientist Frederick "Freddy" Starr explores how remote neurofeedback will transform competition for top athletes, redefine how training happens, and create new business opportunities for numerous entities in the athlete performance ecosystem

Virtual advertising is heading into a critical phase in its development. SportBusiness speaks to Professional Sports Capital chief executive and founder Jamie Cunningham, who, whilst on secondment at uniqFEED, outlines what the sector has to offer in the future.

Rebecca Hopkins, CEO of The STA Group and partner in Sightline Ventures, reflects on the way sport has relied on technology during the Covid-19 pandemic and asks which adaptations are here to stay.

SportBusiness speaks to Alex Rice, chief rights officer at Stats Perform, about the sports data and analytics company's recent deal with the Women's Tennis Association, and what the agreement aims to accomplish.

New York-based ticketing company lands first client based in South Carolina

LaLiga is to separate its digital and technology operations into a new company, called LaLiga Tech, and is seeking private equity investment into the venture

Like-minded ticketing entities to combine resources

Companies will offer joint solution for content creation, distribution

UK-based data services provider makes first US acquisition

The Learfield IMG College agency has recruited Grant Jones to the newly-created position of senior vice-president, head of content

Over-the-top streaming platform DAZN has stepped up its association with telecoms company KDDI in Japan by introducing a 5G offering

The Sports Playmaker, the UK-based sales, consultancy and investment agency, has formed a tie-up with Stellwagen Ventures, the US-based global advisory firm working across various sectors, to source growth…

The Polish Ekstraklasa has initiated a request for proposal process for the service provider for its OTT subscription streaming platform, Ekstraklasa.TV, from 2021-22 onwards

The organising committee of the 2022 Commonwealth Games in Birmingham has signed technology specialist North as the 'Official Network Technology Integrator' for the event

German pay-television broadcaster Sky Deutschland has claimed a first by teaming up with telco O2 for what it claims will be the first end-to-end 5G transmission of a sports fixture in Europe

Companies developing technologies to enhance broadcast, fan engagement, esports and event planning were among the winners of the 2020 STA Startups Awards

New York-based ticketing company expands team client base

The critical role of governing bodies in driving technology in the sports sector is highlighted in the 2020 Power List published by STA Group and the English Institute of Sport

Chinese tech giant Tencent has agreed a three-year partnership with Israeli AI technology provider WSC Sports around video production features and enhancements

Fan engagement technology enables new social media functionality

New York-based firm to ticket all events at Rocket Mortgage FieldHouse

Prominent data and content outfit expands range of services

English Premier League club Manchester United has officially launched a channel on the Chinese domestic social media platform Douyin

The Union Cycliste Internationale (UCI), cycling’s world governing body, has appointed three-time time trial world champion Michael Rogers to the new role of innovation manager.

Indian online sports platform FanCode has announced an agreement with AI technology provider WSC Sports to facilitate the delivery of video highlights on its platform

FanIQ looks to build out detailed fan profiles relying heavily on social media data

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