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NY Giants Use Technology to Track Players’ Performances on the Field

NY Giants Use Technology to Track Players' Performances on the Field

The New York Giants are going forward with the idea of including technology in their workouts and practices. According to The New York Times, Giants General Manager Jerry Reese first learned about using GP. devices to maximize players' abilities when he saw Manchester United soccer team practicing [Full Story…]

#SuperBowl Ads Today Have More Engagement with YouTube and Twitter #Giants

#SuperBowl Ads Today Have More Engagement with YouTube and Twitter  #Giants

Coca Cola Co., Volkswagen AG and other companies  are stretching their ad dollars farther during this year’s Super Bowl with Twitter and YouTube. Raha Subramanyam, SVP for media analytics for Nielsen, told Bloomberg that during event television, social media engagement is the No. 1 thing people are [Full Story…]

Forget About Watching the #Giants Online, #SuperBowl Action is Made for TV, Says Bleacher Report

Forget About Watching the #Giants Online, #SuperBowl Action is Made for TV, Says Bleacher Report

According to Bleacher Report, it’s not worth watching the Super Bowl on a laptop, let alone a mobile device. People watching on small screens will be able to see commercials, but will miss out on the game. The game is about the action between Tom Brady and Eli Manning, the defense of Jason [Full Story…]

#SuperBowl to be Live-streamed, But NFL Resists it for Most Games #Giants

#SuperBowl to be Live-streamed, But NFL Resists it for Most Games  #Giants

F or the first time ever, the Super Bowl today will be live-streamed on NBC.com and on Verizon phones via the NFL mobile app. Most professional sports are broadcast via the Internet, but the NFL has been a reluctant player in this game. That’s because its TV rights are the most expensive [Full Story…]

Jets Parking Lot L7 Trending on Twitter, Thanks to JetsTwit.com

Jets Parking Lot L7 Trending on Twitter, Thanks to JetsTwit.com

Parking lot L7 has become the meeting ground for Jets fans to congregate, wave banners and flags, barbecue, and support their favorite team. What began as just a conversation amongst fans via the social media platform Twitter, has ostensibly turned into a group of 60+ fans getting together and [Full Story…]

Jets Take the Lead in Social Media

Jets Take the Lead in Social Media

In recent report release by Nielsen, the New York Jets held a 11.9% share of all NFL related social-media activity, the best out of all NFL teams. The New York Giants came in second at a 6.0% share. Nielsen reports that one in four Web users in the U.S. visits sports sites, adding up to 42.5 [Full Story…]

Boot Camp for Major League Gamers Pops Up in Soho

Boot Camp for Major League Gamers Pops Up in Soho

A healthy diet, stretching and staying hydrated is important for all athletes, even those involved in MLG - Major League Gaming.  NY Daily News recently met up with several professional gamers while they participated in a three-day Halo: Reach boot camp at the NY Red Bull Space in Soho and received [Full Story…]

Verizon FiOS to Air Giants NFL Draft Show Tomorrow Night

Verizon FiOS to Air Giants NFL Draft Show Tomorrow Night

With the NFL Draft 2011 kicking off tomorrow night at Radio City Music Hall in NY, Verizon FiOS TV subscribers in Long Island and Northern New Jersey will have an additional viewing option for the Giants first round pick (other than ESPN, who annually airs the draft in its entirety).  For these [Full Story…]

Super Bowl: NFL, Visa To Show Filtered Twitter Stream

Super Bowl: NFL, Visa To Show Filtered Twitter Stream

Twitter and the NY-based National Football League are teaming up with Visa on a dynamic Web page called "Go Inside Super Bowl XLV with Visa," mediabistro's WebNewser blog said. The site features a filtered stream of Super Bowl-related Tweets, as well as a dynamic map displaying trending topics by [Full Story…]

Super Bowl: Razorfish Campaign Uses Photo Messaging

Super Bowl: Razorfish Campaign Uses Photo Messaging

Razorfish, the NY-based, Microsoft-owned digital marketing agency, and SpyderLynk, a labeling company, collaborated on a mobile campaign using picture messaging for Coors Light, the official beer sponsor of the NFL and Super Bowl XLV. Adults can snap a picture of the Coors Light SnapTag found on [Full Story…]

Super Bowl: NY Startup Lets Facebook Friends Chat During Big Game

Super Bowl: NY Startup Lets Facebook Friends Chat During Big Game

by  Esther Surden In correspondence with NY Convergence, Dean Collins of Live Chat Concepts discussed the NY startup’s latest update just in time for Super Bowl Sunday.  Now people who want to chat about the game between the Packers and the Steelers with their Facebook friends can sign up on the [Full Story…]

Jets Playoff Anthem Gains Online Buzz While Team Racks Up Twitter Followers

Jets Playoff Anthem Gains Online Buzz While Team Racks Up Twitter Followers

With the AFC Championship game between the New York Jets and the Pittsburgh Steelers set for tomorrow night, area Jets fans now have an unofficial playoff song that is starting to gain viral buzz on the Internet.   Great Neck resident Matt Fox has composed a hip-hop song dedicated to the team called [Full Story…]

Meadowlands Stadium Chock Full of High Tech

Meadowlands Stadium Chock Full of High Tech

The new Meadowlands stadium, home to the New York Jets and Giants NFL teams with about $100 million worth of technology invested in it,  is the most technologically advanced sports stadium in the country, Cisco's CEO John Chambers said. The stadium is equipped with four huge high def video [Full Story…]

Acquisition of Digitaria Gives JWT an Avenue for Expansion in NY

Acquisition of Digitaria Gives JWT an Avenue for Expansion in NY

JWT North America has announced its acquisition of Digitaria, a San Diego-based digital agency with offices in New York, Dallas and Los Angeles. Operating as a unit of JWT, the 100-person shop will keep its California headquarters while expanding its presence in New York. Dan Khabie, Digitaria's [Full Story…]

Verizon to Air First NFL Game in 3D

Verizon to Air First NFL Game in 3D

NYConvergence ORIGINAL Following the first 3D television broadcast of a baseball game a couple of weeks ago on New York's Yes Network (it was the Yankees v. the Mariners), Verizon has announced that it will also broadcast the first NFL game in 3D in the beginning of September.  According [Full Story…]