Media & Technology: Apps & Software
- Limitless Potential for the Internet of Things in Athletic Facilities
by Emily Attwood June 2017
Alexa, show me the future.
- Are Gamers Athletes? Varsity Esports Team Spurs Debate
by Aaron Falk June 2017
This fall, the University of Utah is set to become the first school from a Power 5 conference to offer a varsity team in competitive esports, a growing industry that some believe has a bright future and a place among traditional college athletics.
- What Virtual Reality Can Do for College Recruiting
by Scott Schroeder May 2017
Virtual reality is taking college campuses by storm. VR is being utilized as a recruiting tool in a variety of applications — from virtual tours of facilities to virtual point-of-view experiences such as a day in the life of a football player on gameday. If you want a recruit to experience your brand-new facility and what it would look like relaxing in that world-class student-athlete lounge, you can create a VR experience for that, too. That potential recruit can get a near-real-life look at your facility without ever having to leave his or her own home.
- Engineering Program Prints 3D Outdoor Climbing Replica
by Ryan Morgan May 2017
From his office in the University of Utah's Merrill Engineering Building, Ladislav Kavan continues to work on a research-driven challenge: making an exact copy of a large-scale environment using 3-D printers.
- How Users Can Maximize Fitness Trackers
by Angie Ferguson May 2017
With first quarter earnings behind us, it comes as no surprise that wearable technology continued to top the charts. It is estimated that 1 in 2 Americans has a fitness tracker now. To make sure you're reaping all the benefits and to ensure your tracker is paying the biggest dividends on your investment (time and energy), follow a few basic principles.
- College Coach Builds App to Handle Recruiting
by Daniel Uthman April 2017
The app's architecture allows Central Florida assistant football coach Jovan Dewitt to enter written information as well as audio and video from every interaction he has with a prospect or someone connected to the prospect and share it in real time with fellow staffers to whom he's given access to the app.
- e-Sports Really Are Growing in Popularity, Exposure
by Brian Boyer April 2017
Professional video game player. Sounds like a job made up by a middle-schooler. Maybe professional football or basketball, but professional video game playing? It is true and it is a field that is growing fast.
- Sponsored Video: Manage Your Team Like the Pros
by AB Editors April 2017
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- New Product Roundup: RFID Locks | Cloud-Based Fitness | Aquatic Training
by AB Staff January 2017
Check out the newest products as seen in the January | February 2017 issue.
- How to Use Technology to Make Club and League Management Easier (Sponsored)
by AB Editors November 2016
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