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Game preview: OlliOlli World (PC)
The rewarding experience should delight fans of the original and entice new players into the delights of OlliOlli World.
Game review: MotoGP 21 (PC)
Veteran motorcycling game developer, Milestone, presents this year’s iteration of its official MotoGP game, MotoGP 21.
Game review: MLB The Show 21 (PS4 and PS5)
If you love baseball you will find this game very enjoyable. This is the first time the series will be available on Xbox consoles too.
Interview: How Infosys transformed the Australian Open into a virtual 'Grand Slam'
Infosys has partnered with Tennis Australia to enhance the digital experience of this year's Australian Open with cutting-edge technology and AI insights.
Huawei Australia ends Canberra Raiders major sponsorship
The current 2020 National Rugby League season will be the company's final year as major sponsor of the team after nearly a decade together.
New Zealand Campus of Innovation and Sport invests in advanced tech with new partner NTT
NTT Ltd. named technology partner for New Zealand Campus of Innovation and Sport, set to become the most advanced sports campus globally.
Acronis teams up with A.S. Roma to advance AI in sport
Acronis and A.S. Roma join forces in AI/ML tech to boost game strategies and cyber safety.
Game review: MLB The Show 20
MLB The Show 20 is sure to please baseball fans as it continues to be the best baseball game franchise of all time.
Port Adelaide teams up with Empirics to create an innovative data solution
Port Adelaide has partnered with Empirics to improve data-driven decision making in on and off field operations.
A numbers game: How data is changing the world of sports
Aussie sports surge as data-driven tech redefines player performance & fan engagement.
Aussie sports startup announces aim to raise $750K
Lumin Sports eyes £540k raise to expand tech for sports pros in US, Europe.
AI changing the game for sports fans
New NTT research shows over half of people aged 18-34 believe AI creates better engagement, but only a quarter know how it’s applied in sports.
Epson innovations and Mercedes-AMG Petronas Motorsport
The world’s greatest motorsport event, the Formula One Grand Prix World Championship, descended on Melbourne’s Albert Park over the weekend for the first race of the 2019 season.
Oracle Cloud whips up a breeze for Sydney yacht races
If data can help a boat go faster, racing teams and fans alike at this year’s SailGP in Sydney will get a front-row seat.
NZ Cricket ups data analytics game with Qrious
The Black Caps and White Ferns have implemented a data and analytics solution from Qrious to monitor and improve game strategy and player performance.
Spark to stream international hockey matches
Move over Sky and free-to-air TV – sports fans will soon have another choice of provider for all their shin-whacking hockey coverage.
Australian Open and Infosys announce strategic technology partnership
Infosys partners with Australian Open to deliver innovative digital experiences for fans, using technologies like Big Data and AI.
Business events set to showcase Auckland’s entrepreneurial potential to World Masters athletes
ATEED to showcase Auckland's entrepreneurial potential during World Masters Games, taking advantage of influx of visitors.
Exclusive: SKY Sport Highlights app first look
Sports fans can now stay up to date with all the latest highlights thanks to the new SKY Sport Highlights app.
TomTom unveils new sports app to Kiwis
TomTom launches new Sports app co-created with athletes, aiming to turn data into insights and provide motivation for users.
Why Facebook sees sports as the next big opportunity in digital media
Digital and social media companies such as Facebook are moving further into the world of sports as more viewer attention shifts in that direction.
The other soccer game: Pro Evolution Soccer 2015
Does Konami’s latest entry in their long-running Pro Evolution Soccer series offer players a viable footballing alternative to EA’s FIFA series? PlayOn’s Darren Price finds out.
Spark to bring the NBA to its broadband customers
Partnerships like these bypass Sky's sports channels and allow fans to watch games without the need for a Sky Sport subscription.
And Facebook says 'Me too!'
According to Facebook’s data team 88 million people had more than 280 million Facebook interactions – posts, comments and likes – related to the final.