Cycling goes high-tech with specialized 'iPadded' seats

Technology is rapidly changing sports design as well as customization, and it’s not just for the pros. Specialized Bicycle Components makes high performance bikes but it’s now using software from its Retül unit and an iPad to bring high tech offerings to the masses.

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Wearable camera lets you 'go back in time' to record fleeting moments

Ever wish you could go back and record that custom sports car that just raced by, or that awesome jump shot your kid just made? A new wearable camera lets you do just that.

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Tampa Bay Rays are now using virtual reality for batting practice

Earlier this week, virtual reality sports training company EON Sports VR announced a partnership with Major League Baseball team the Tampa Bay Rays.

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GoPro officially reveals six-camera 'Omni' VR rig

Article Image Extreme sports aficionados will soon have an official GoPro answer for capturing 360-degree spherical video and still images of their adventures, as the action cam company has finally taken the covers off of its new “Omni” rig.

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New iPhone model with curved glass case, 5.8" AMOLED display due in 2017, insider says

Article Image Apple has plans to introduce a new high-end iPhone model in 2017 that sports a curved glass case and 5.8-inch AMOLED display, a radical departure from current-generation aluminum models.

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FOX Sports teams with NextVR to broadcast live sports in virtual reality

It’s about to get easier for sports fans to score some pretty sweet seats and unique experience all-access passes to big events without leaving the couch. FoxNews.com has learned that FOX Sports and virtual reality production company NextVR have teamed up in a deal to produce and broadcast live sports in VR.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2016/02/17/fox-sports-teams-with-nextvr-to-broadcast-live-sports-in-virtual-reality.html

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8 million Instagram followers means this

If you’ve ever tried to get a response from your favorite sports star on social media and never heard back, this is probably why.


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CES: Sports tech takes center stage

Sports technology took center stage at this year’s Consumer Electronics Show. Exhibitions featured everything from customized wearable technology to virtual reality software and tracking devices to help enhance performance.

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Will Insider Trading Sideline Fantasy Sports?


The field of fantasy sports is faced with a fresh set of legal questions, following this week’s allegations of insider trading on DraftKings and FanDuel. Having been validated by their skill component, fantasy sports have spilled across state lines and even into the world of collegiate athletics, a realm that has been closed to other forms of gambling. It’s all because fantasy sports players rely on hard stats and tangible results, rather than the luck of the draw and an arbitrary string of numbers.

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Flights of Fancy: The Multibillion-Dollar World of Fantasy Sports


Americans are expected to spend $4.6 billion on fantasy sports this year, while vying for a payout of around $107 — the average prize for winning the biggest fantasy league games, according to American Express. Driving that spending and risk taking are a passion for sports, the promise of purses, the push of new platforms, and the pull of camaraderie. Blooming from backrooms and bars into a system available anywhere a smartphone has bars, is fantasy football. About 74.7 million Americans plan to participate in a fantasy football league this year.

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Teardown of Apple TV Siri Remote finds same touch controller as iPhone 5s & iPad Air

Article Image A teardown of the first Apple TV and its new voice-enabled Siri Remote has discovered the controller sports the same Broadcom-made touchscreen controller the company already uses in the iPhone 5s, iPhone 5c and iPad Air.

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Apple's multitouch 'fusion keyboard' invention with multitouch keys could replace touchpads

Apple on Tuesday was granted a patent describing a dual-purpose keyboard that sports touch sensors overlaid atop mechanical keys depressible to two more levels, affording users both multitouch gesture control and conventional keystroke entry without having to remove their hands from the device.



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Briefly: Apple TV gains 120 Sports channel, Twitter adds group messaging

Apple on Thursday added yet another sports channel to the ever-expanding Apple TV content lineup, while Twitter updated its iOS app with a new feature that allows for direct messages to be sent to groups.



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First look: Magellan Echo Fit sports watch boasts 8-month battery life, iOS connectivity

Consumer GPS solutions pioneer Magellan on Tuesday introduced the Echo Fit Sports Watch, an expansion to the company’s Echo Series product line that bakes in activity and sleep tracking to existing remote smartphone display and control features.



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ESPN updates SportsCenter for iOS with new football features, Secret adds interactive questions

Sports fans now have new ways to keep up with scores and stats on the go following the latest update to ESPN’s SportsCenter app, while users of anonymous sharing app Secret can now create impromptu polls and insert images from Flickr.



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Apple TV gains 4 new channels, including ABC News with live video

Parents, news junkies, and sports fans now have a number of new streaming content options from Apple as the company added channels for ABC News, PBS Kids, AOL On, and Willow as part of an over-the-air update Tuesday morning.



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ESPN Radio & local NPR stations come to Apple's iTunes Radio streaming service

Live 24-hour streaming sports content from ESPN Radio, as well as local National Public Radio affiliates from around the U.S., are now available to hear on Apple’s iTunes Radio service.



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