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Daily Digest: Turning fans into customers & how technology is killing a long held tradition

Daily Digest containing what else has happened at NewFronts, the demise of football programmes and Tim Crowe’s ‘inconvenient truth’.

World first for Aston Villa with integrated fan card payment technology

Aston Villa Football Club has become the first club in the world to integrate pre-paid contactless and chip and pin payment technology into its season and member cards. The new

Sports Technology Awards 2018 entries open – deadline 29th November

Digital Sport is delighted to team up with the Sports Technology Awards for 2018’s ceremony. We’ll be dipping in to find out just who these amazing companies are and what

Strive Sponsorship & Coutts team up for esports tech event

Strive Sponsorship, the sports and entertainment marketing consultancy, and Coutts private bank have partnered to initially host an event aimed at supporting the growth of revenue for eSports businesses in

Arsenal follow Barcelona example with launch of Innovation Hub

Arsenal FC have today launched the Arsenal Innovation Lab to work with startup organisations to identify ground-breaking new fan experiences and move the club’s business forward. The Arsenal Innovation Lab

Participation sport can raise its game via smart use of technology

When it comes to sport, some governments focus their attention on the elite side as opposed to the participation or grassroots side. It’s all about medals and winning at the

Ten years on the internet: Digital Sport talks to Snack Media’s Niall Coen

It’s been ten years since Snack Media was founded. Managing Director Niall Coen started the business podcasting about his beloved Tottenham Hotspur; now the company is ten years old and

Luis Figo’s Dream Football launch app to give young footballers a chance

Luis Figo’s Dream Football company has launched an app aimed at allowed young footballers to catch the eye of scouts and professional teams. Last month, Figo said, (H/T SportTechie)“We are

Interview: Sports Technology Awards founder Rebecca Hopkins

New podcast with Rebecca Hopkins, the founder of The Sports Technology Awards and ENS PR Ltd

Intel enlist Michael Phelps for new ad, and hint at exciting times ahead for sport

Next Monday, look out for a new partnership between sport and technology, as Michael Phelps teams up with Intel. On Monday 17th October, Intel will launch their partnership with 28-time