Two-Time F1 Champion Fernando Alonso Partners With KodakOne

Last week, two-time Formula 1 world champion Fernando Alonso partnered with KodakOne to become one of the first athletes to move all of his digital property, including photos and videos, entirely into the blockchain. Alonso will entrust his digital portfolio to KodakOne‘s platform, which will manage the rights, licensing, and protection for his images and videos….

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Titans LB Derrick Morgan’s Youth Camp Mixes Football and STEM

Football can serve to support science, technology, engineering, and math education—training kids in sportsmanship and physical activity goes well with a dose of science and innovation. In May, Titans linebacker Derrick Morgan hosted an “All Pro 2.0 Football and Tech Camp” at Nashville’s Antioch Middle School to do just that. The camp was a chance for youth to…

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Facebook Secures Rights to UEFA Champions League in Brazil Through 2021

Last week, Facebook and Brazilian TV channel Esporte Interativo secured the rights to broadcast the UEFA Champions League in Brazil for the next three years, beginning with the 2018/19 season. The news was originally reported by Brazilian publication UOL. According to that report, the negotiation process hasn’t yet fully concluded. The exact terms of the deal are…

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Unblockable Plans to Launch Athlete-Based Crypto Coins

Blockchain’s emergence has opened a multitude of doors in the sports universe for applications in fitness, ticket exchanges, and buying concessions at venues. On Thursday, a company called Unblockable announced plans to launch new crypto coins whose value will be tied to real athletes and their performances. The startup announced in a press release that…

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Unblockable Plans to Launch Athlete-Based Crypto Coins

Blockchain’s emergence has opened a multitude of doors in the sports universe for applications in fitness, ticket exchanges, and buying concessions at venues. On Thursday, a company called Unblockable announced plans to launch new crypto coins whose value will be tied to real athletes and their performances. The startup announced in a press release that…

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Whistle Sports Plans Ambitious Expansion With $28 Million Funding Round

Media entertainment company Whistle Sports is aiming to significantly increase its content portfolio and international footprint with an ongoing $28 million Series D funding round, the company announced Thursday. With big plans for operations in Asia and Europe and a much larger content portfolio, Whistle secured its largest investment from Aser, which owns ELEVEN Sports…

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Whistle Sports Plans Ambitious Expansion With $28 Million Funding Round

Media entertainment company Whistle Sports is aiming to significantly increase its content portfolio and international footprint with an ongoing $28 million Series D funding round, the company announced Thursday. With big plans for operations in Asia and Europe and a much larger content portfolio, Whistle secured its largest investment from Aser, which owns ELEVEN Sports…

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