Virtual reality being used to assess concussions in football

Football is no stranger to controversy when it comes to how the sport handles concussions and brain injuries, but one university is harnessing the power of technology to address the process. Iowa State

Published on: August 24th, 2017 Mandy Kovacs

Sports streaming service will make watching NFL games easier in Canada

While having an entire league of their own, it’s no secret that Canadians also love their American football. As a result, sports streaming service DAZN (pronounced “Da Zone”) has announced it will be

Published on: July 20th, 2017 Mandy Kovacs

Atlanta Falcons partners with NCR

NCR Software’s omni-channel solutions division will be working with the NFL’s Atlanta Falcons to host a STEM-themed field day event for elementary school-age children. STEM – short for Science Technology Engineering and Math

Published on: May 5th, 2017 ITBusiness Staff

How to take in the first virtual reality Super Bowl

Stub hub if offering one ticket to watch this weekend’s Super Bowl 51 game in Houston inside a luxury corporate suite for $18,000. If, however, you want to keep that money in your bank

Published on: February 2nd, 2017 Paolo Del Nibletto

Can high tech pajamas give Tom Brady an advantage?

Tom Brady, the quarterback of the heavily favoured New England Patriots, will prepare for this weekend’s NFL Divisional Round playoff game against the Houston Texans at Gillette Stadium in Foxboro, Mass., by wearing

Published on: January 12th, 2017 Paolo Del Nibletto

Best ways to watch the NFL on Twitter

Football fans all over the world were surprised know that social media mega site Twitter would be live-streaming National Football League games on Thursday nights. Tech In Sports put together this how-to video guide

Published on: November 29th, 2016 Paolo Del Nibletto

NFL coach Bill Belichick spikes the Microsoft Surface

Many football fans saw New England Patriots head coach Bill Belichick spike his Microsoft Surface tablet like a football when his team beat up on the hapless Cincinnati Bengals. Belichick, a six-time Super

Published on: November 10th, 2016 Paolo Del Nibletto

Red Hat connections to the Hamilton Tiger Cats

HAMILTON, ONT. – You can easily make a case that Red Hat saved the Hamilton Tiger Cats from extinction. You can also make the case that Red Hat, the leader in Open Source

Published on: November 7th, 2016 Paolo Del Nibletto

Reimagining the football helmet for safety

If football fans were asked to name one helmet maker; the answer would mostly likely be Riddell. As the CFL season is well underway and the NFL season is about to kickoff soon,

Published on: September 1st, 2016 Paolo Del Nibletto

ManU setting a standard for digital transformation

To say that Manchester United is a popular sports team is really not doing the legendary soccer club any justice. The team, nicknamed the Red Devils, has won 20 English Premier League titles,

Published on: August 15th, 2016 Paolo Del Nibletto

England was real winner at Euro 2016 – for online influence

While Portugal may have taken top honours at Euro 2016, England was the team that garnered the most attention throughout the tournament; according to a new report by Scribble Live. The Euro 2016 Influence

Published on: July 18th, 2016 Jackie Atkins

How to watch and follow Euro 2016 on your mobile device

With the round of 16 kicking off this weekend, fans from all over the world are looking for ways to stay connected to their favorite teams. It can be difficult to block enough

Published on: June 24th, 2016 Jackie Atkins

Soccer playing robot predicts Euro Cup winner [video]

Perhaps the science isn't completely rock solid on this prediction, but the Darwin robot does indeed play soccer. If Germany does emerge victorious in Euro 2016, we can all say we knew the Darwin robot before

Published on: June 24th, 2016 Jackie Atkins

Euro 2016 referees get ‘Hawk-Eye’ help to spot goals

This year marks the first time that goal-line technology (GLT) will be used at The Union of European Football Associations (UEFA) Euro tournament. UEFA approved GLT for the tournament earlier this year, and selected Hawk-Eye

Published on: June 16th, 2016 Jackie Atkins