sports

  • Facebook Messenger adds filters to support Socceroos in World Cup

    The start of the World Cup is just a few days away, and this Saturday night, Australia will play their first match. To celebrate the big occasion, Facebook Messenger is releasing new World Cup themed features, camera effects and hidden games. Football fans across Australia will have access to...
  • Formula E innovation extends to cable camera

    Formula E is by all accounts the future of motorsport with the developments and innovations in the sport, offering the best chance to translate to the cars we drive (or don’t drive) on the roads in years to come. The cars aren’t the only area of innovation, with the...
  • Immerse yourself in VR Netball with the Diamonds

    Samsung Electronics Australia has partnered with netball stars, Laura Geitz, Sharni Layton and Caitlin Bassett to launch Train like a Diamond. As part of Samsung’s sponsorship of Netball Australia, the Diamonds are captured in 360-degree video, which is then consumable on YouTube, or for the ultimate immersion and the feeling...
  • Faraday Future entering Formula E with Dragon Racing

    Faraday Future is the much hyped, heavily resourced company wants to disrupt the automotive industry. Today they have announced a partnership to bring their technology to the Dragon Racing team in the third Formula E season in 2017. Being an all-electric company, entering the all-electric motorsport championship makes a...
  • Watch the Melbourne Cup from your mobile or tablet

    Today is the day where a horse race stops the nation, yep, its November and its Melbourne Cup day. This is a tech story today thanks to Channel 7’s decision to live stream through their PLUS7 website and mobile apps. At 3pm, millions of Aussies will gather around TVs...
  • If you love sports, you’ll love the new FOX SPORTS mobile app

    Foxtel have released a new mobile app on iOS and Android which allows sports fans unprecedented access to their favourite sports in a single app. Want to see the latest news articles in the lead up to your favourite team’s big game? Not a problem. Want to see live...
  • GoPro Hero 4 Session is the smallest, but big price

    GoPro have announced their latest camera, the Go Pro Hero 4 Session. Continuing the amazing quality that GoPro is known for, this camera is the smallest, lightest, most convenient GoPro to date. It’s a staggering 50% smaller and 40% lighter than GoPro’s best-selling HERO4 Black and Silver cameras. Thankfully GoPro...
  • Hisense partners with Infiniti Red Bull Racing in multi-year deal

    After being the official TV sponsor of the Australian GP in 2014, Hisense is announced today a new multi-year partnership with Infiniti Red Bull Racing. The announcement was made at the Shanghai International Circuit ahead of the Chinese Grand Prix this weekend. The companies association with Motorsport continues to...
  • Video algorithms from SAP will change sport forever

    SAP is a software solutions company and they’ve just learned a new trick. At CES 2015, they’re showing off a new prototype that analyses video footage of sporting events to automatically create player, team and game statistics. Currently the stats we see from sporting events are done by a...