sports in virtual reality

4 Ways Big Data & VR Are Changing Professional Sports

Whether from home, in the stands, or over the radio—Americans love their sports. Today, part of that All-American sports experience involves big data and new immersive technology like virtual reality (VR) to draw in more fans and improve gameplay. There are dozens of ways sports teams can use data to their advantage—and both fans and […]

Kicking the fun up a notch at your local smart stadium

In an era where sporting games can be beamed into one’s home via tv or internet subscription with curated footage without the need to battle car parking, queues, expensive tickets, unhealthy fast food or poor viewing seats, it’s clear that sports stadiums need to offer something radical to entice fans away from their home comforts. […]

Wearables bringing fan love to Euro Cup

It’s clear that fans feel a real connection to their sports teams. What if a wearable device could celebrate that connection? One company, Wearable Experiments (We:eX), has created a new wearable just in time for the 2016 Euro Cup, the Football Fan Shirt. It’s embedded with haptic technology that connects fans in real-time to action in the […]