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This Ping Pong Table Can Tell You Where Your Ball Lands

05/02/2016, Playing racquet-based games like tennis, ping pong, and badminton is more than just about being able to rally or pull off a smash, it is also about being accurate where you know where your ball will land. This means that you can precisely target areas of...

Argentinian Football Club Offers Fans Dermal Implants

04/28/2016, While football (or soccer as it is known in the US) isn’t that big in the US, there are parts of the world where people love the game so much that they show up for every match, paint their faces, cry when their favorite team loses, and sings club songs...

British Astronaut Completes The London Marathon While In Space

04/25/2016, We’re sure that when asked to run a marathon, many of us would probably balk at the idea and come up with all kinds of excuses as to why we can’t do it. Now some of us might have perfectly legitimate excuses, but if you’re just giving an excuse for...

Garmin Unveils Approach 40X Wearable Aimed At Golfers

04/24/2016, It is safe to say that the majority of wearables are aimed at general fitness, such as measuring your heart rate when you walk, jog, or run. However if you were looking for more specific wearables, Garmin might have something for you. The company has...

Apple Reportedly Drops Out Of Bid To Stream NFL Games

03/04/2016, Last month there were reports that there were several tech companies interested in acquiring the streaming rights to some of the NFL’s game. One of the companies mentioned was Apple, but a report from Re/code has revealed that Apple has since dropped...

Apple Hiring Engineers To Teach Siri About Sports

02/12/2016, Apple’s voice assistant software Siri is good enough to get certain tasks done, but obviously it could always be improved upon. Now if you’re a big sports fanatic and thinks that Siri might need some improvement in the sports area, you’re in luck...

Carv Is A Wearable That Will Improve Your Ski Game

02/12/2016, If you’re looking to improve your skiing techniques without having to pay for a ski instructor, then maybe technology and wearables might be one way to go about that. In fact a company in London called Motion Metrics has recently launched a Kickstarter...

Sportswear Company ASICS Acquires Runkeeper

02/12/2016, In more recent times, we have seen sporting goods companies take an interest in the mobile scene. Just last year Under Armour acquired a bunch of fitness-related apps, and this year it looks like ASICS wants in on the fun as well, and has recently...

Apple & Other Tech Companies Reportedly In Talks To Stream NFL Games

02/04/2016, In the US, football is probably one of the more beloved sports of the nation, which is why every year there is so much fuss made about the Super Bowl. This is why it is understandable that companies are eager to gain the rights to show NFL games on their...

Samsung To Deliver 2016 Youth Olympic Games In Virtual Reality

02/03/2016, Watching sports on TV isn’t anything new, but imagine being able to watch it in virtual reality to feel like you’re actually there – now that would be a new experience! The good news for sports enthusiasts is that Samsung wants to start...

This Collar Could Protect The Brains Of Athletes Upon Impact

02/03/2016, Watching sports like professional wrestling, football, boxing, and etc. can be rather cringey, especially when you look at how much damage these athletes have to suffer in the name of sport. Granted some of them do wear protective gear like helmets, but...

Intel & New Balance To Develop Smartwatch For Runners

01/06/2016, [CES 2016] There are many fitness bands and smartwatches in the market today that track a person’s activity. In fact even without a wearable, your smartphone is perfectly capable of tracking your runs via a variety of fitness apps. However it seems that...