The iPhone camera can do more than taking pictures and videos. With its powerful processor and vision algorithms, it can track and measure the performance of sprinting, soccer dribbling, shooting and basketball shots. Here’s a look at four apps that do just that. … Read More Tracking Kicks, Shots And Sprints With Your iPhone
This is a post about some big changes ahead for Sports Technology Blog and a bit of reminiscing about the past. Starting out as a platform for sharing sports engineering research, it has slowly stepped into the commercial space and now it is becoming the trusted source of info for all emerging sports and health tech products. #watchthisspace
Developing IMU (motion) sensors for a custom application in sports has become easier in the last 10 years. Here’s a look at some options available for makers now.
The sprint kayak tech survey we ran almost 6 months ago revealed some interesting nuggets of information.… Read More The Kayak Tech Survey Outcome
Tactical analysis in soccer is about breaking down a match beyond winning and losing. Here’s a look at some of the technologies used in this space.… Read More How Technology Helps Measure Soccer Statistics and Tactics
The purpose of customising is to make things fit because the reality is one size doesn’t fit all. Here’s a look at the technologies involved in custom fitting athletes for performance.… Read More Customising What Athletes Wear And Use – 3D Scanning And Other Tech
Technologies used for monitoring training has evolved over the years. What do most people in the sport of sprint kayaking use? We are here to find out.… Read More Technologies Used To Monitor Training In Sprint Kayaking [Survey]
Here’s a little piece from SABEL Labs, NT on wearable technology (Looking good Jim!). Find out about postgraduate opportunities in sport, cattle monitoring and urban transport too. More on Jim’s Sports Lab or download an information pack from Charles Darwin University http://study.cdu.edu.au/jim-lee
Force Platforms, Pressure Sensors and Smart Insoles are all capable of performing certain tasks like gait analysis. But they all do it in a different way and there are certain things that are unique for each device.… Read More Do Force Platforms, Pressure Sensors And Smart Insoles Do The Same Thing?
Roughly 4 years ago, I wrote a post about crowdsourcing sports innovation – how sports companies and organisations were inviting people with ideas to step forward and pitch their innovations. Fast forward to 2017, the ways of generating new sports tech ideas have grown and evolved. From sports hackathons to accelerators, incubators, and Meetups, and online communities… Read More Accelerating Sports Technology Development And Innovation