Sport

Hackers Nearly Stole £1 Million From Premiership Football Club

NCSC report reveals how defences of UK sport sector are being tested by cyber attackers, as one football club nearly…

2 years ago

Why The Tech Demands Of Golf’s European Tour Are ‘Unique’ In Sport

INTERVIEW: European Tour CTO Michael Cole explains why running 47 golf tournaments in 50 weeks of the year is a…

4 years ago

How Lumileds New-Gen LEDs Lit Up Super Bowl LII

There’s a lot of IT science involved with making this game a great visual experience for everyone, both inside and…

4 years ago

AS Roma Seeks Technological Revolution In Bid To Become Football Superpower

Roma Chairman Jim Pallotta has started a tech revolution at the club to make it a European superpower and to…

4 years ago

Behind The Scenes At BT Sport: How Tech & Social Media Are Changing Live Football

IN-DEPTH: Silicon sees how social media and technology is changing how sport is broadcast and helping BT Sport differentiate itself

4 years ago

PyeongChang 2018: Visa Offers Contactless Gloves, Stickers & Pins For Mobile Payments

Visa offers novel wearable payment devices for spectators at the 2018 Winter Olympic Games

4 years ago

PyeongChang 2018: Intel Brings 5G And eSports To Winter Olympics

Intel uses its Olympic technology partnership to bring 5G and eSports to Winter Olympics in PyeongChang 2018

4 years ago

On & Off The Pitch: How Fan Data Is Keeping Real Madrid The Kings Of Europe

IN-DEPTH: Real Madrid understands each of its fans more than at any other time in its history. Here's how this…

4 years ago

From Kickabout To Boardroom: Microsoft’s Bid To Transform Sport

Microsoft outlines its plan to transform sport at every level, from the elite in the boadroom to jumpers for goalpoasts…

4 years ago

World Cup 2018: England Players To Avoid Public Wi-Fi As FA Seeks FIFA Cybersecurity Assurance

FA fears Fancy Bears or other hackers could steal sensitive data and has written to FIFA

4 years ago

Startup Incubator Hopes To Make London The World’s Sports Tech Capital

Sports Tech Hub is inviting applications from startups ahead of its grand opening in october

4 years ago

BT Sport: From Young Upstart To UK Sports Broadcasting’s Top Innovator

INTERVIEW: From the start, BT Sport has used tech to differentiate itself. COO Jamie Hindhaugh talks about its strategy and…

4 years ago

Harlequins Hopes Fitness Tech Will Lead To Premiership Rugby Glory

Harlequins expand use of fitness and performance tech ahead of the 2017-18 Premiership Rugby season, but can it lead to…

4 years ago

STATS Edge Offers Football Clubs AI-Assisted Data Analytics On Opponents

STATS, which acquired prozone in 2016, hopes to enable new levels of football analysis with its AI-powered solution.

4 years ago

Tokyo Wants To Make Flexible Working A Reality For 2020 Olympics

Inspired by London 2012, the Japanese government wants remote working to help transport and improve the life of citizens for…

5 years ago

Swansea City Adds Cyber Security And Mobile Apps Into Digital Formation

INTERVIEW: Swansea City COO Chris Pearlman talks Silicon through the club's digital transformation plans ahead of the upcoming season

5 years ago

Ericsson Signs For Chelsea FC To Connect Stamford Bridge Stadium

Free Wi-Fi network will improve the digital experience for fans on match days

5 years ago

Formula One MD Ross Brawn: It’s About Time F1 Started Doing Digital Properly

F1's sporting MD Ross Brawn outlines the sport's digital vision, why it must cater for all fans and how tech…

5 years ago

Tottenham Hotspur’s New Stadium Will Be Most Technologically Advanced In The Premier League

IN DEPTH: Tottenham Hotspur has built tech into the design of new stadium and believes HPE networking capabilities will bring…

5 years ago

WWE Data Leak Exposes Personal Info Of Three Million Fans

Unprotected AWS server lets anyone get up close and personal with WWE customer data

5 years ago

Quiz Of The Week: Sport And Technology In 2017

How much do you know about sport's relationship with technology?

5 years ago

Tour De France 2017: How AI Will Deliver Predictive Insights For Cycling Fans

Tour de France 2017 organisers and Dimension Data are boosting Big Data platform with machine learning

5 years ago

IOC Partners With Intel For VR, 5G And 360 Video Replays At Olympics

Intel will get the chance to show off its virtual reality prowess as well as several other technologies

5 years ago

BT Offers Free BT Sport To Business Broadband Customers

BT looks to sweeten the deal for business subscribers by giving them free BT Sport. Productivity issues ahoy?

5 years ago

How The Sports Industry Can Benefit From Digital Transformation

INTERVIEW: Digital transformation is taking place in the sports industry, but what are the goals and preconditions for a technological…

5 years ago

Blame Big Data, Not Bias, For The Premier League Fixture Schedule

Fans might complain but the Premier League and EFL fixtures are actually decided by algorithms, not conspiracies

5 years ago

Infosec 2017: Sebastian Coe And The Cyber Threats Facing Sport

Seb Coe defends IAAF response to athlete data hack and shares insights from London 2012 cyber security plans

5 years ago

How Digital Transformation Is Powering Football Success At Real Madrid

IN-DEPTH: Real Madrid is in the middle of a digital transformation project to ensure it wins more trophies, engages fans…

5 years ago

Drones, Bat Sensors & VR: ICC Champions Trophy 2017 Is The First ‘Smart Cricket’ Tournament

ICC and Intel will look to improve play and engage fans with IoT, VR and future technologies at the ICC…

5 years ago

F1 Asks Fans For Ideas On How IoT Can Improve Team Performance

Tata's latest Formula One Connectivity Innovation Prize invites fans to submit ideas on how IoT connectivity can improve teams, drivers…

5 years ago