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What We’re Reading: December 12

December 12, 2017

Last week, the Supreme Court heard oral arguments on Christie v. NCAA.  Regardless of one’s position, analysts and pundits agree that there have been few moments as influential as this to the future of sports betting in the US. As we look forward to the outcome of the case and the inevitable evolution of the industry, let’s… Read more

What We’re Reading: December 6

December 5, 2017

Virtual and augmented reality have the potential to reshape sports on multiple dimensions, ranging from the way fans consume live competition, to how athletes prepare for gameday. In this week’s edition of What We’re Reading, we highlight some of the key ways that the technology of the future is starting to impact the world of… Read more

What We’re Reading: November 29

November 29, 2017

Rivalry week 2017 is in the books, but we’re still reeling from one of the greatest weekends in college football history. From the Egg Bowl to the Iron Bowl, and everything in between, this week’s matchups brought exciting and excruciating firsts (depending on who you ask), and all data points to a thrilling playoff season!… Read more

What We’re Reading: November 22 Thanksgiving Edition

November 22, 2017

Big Data for Big Appetites: Quantifying Thanksgiving Data analytics has become widespread and commonplace in a variety of applications, and Thanksgiving is no exception. Typically renowned for the big F’s (food, family, friends, and football), let’s take a look at how big data is keeping us in a thankful and giving spirit this holiday season…. Read more

What We’re Reading: November 15

November 14, 2017

What We’re Reading: November 15 As we prepare for the proverbial kickoff of Week 11 in the NFL (Thursday Night Football on Amazon Prime!), we took some time to reflect on some of the most compelling games of Week 10. Although the Wild Card games are still nearly 8 weeks away, discussions around the impending… Read more