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DroneShield is keeping hostile UAVs away from NASCAR events

If you were hoping to get some sweet drone footage of a NASCAR race in progress, you may find your quadcopter grounded unceremoniously by a mysterious force: DroneShield is bringing its anti-drone tec

How the cloud, infused with analytic insights, impacts athletes and sports fans

Smart technology continues to streamline and transform nearly all aspects of our lives. Consider how technology is being used in the world of professional sports. Sensors and wearables connected to th

How virtual reality is transforming the sports industry

After a failed stint in the 1990s, virtual reality made its reappearance last year with headsets such as Samsung Gear VR, Google Cardboard and Oculus Rift. But this time, it’s here to stay and, in l

Dear auto entrepreneurs, please think outside the gearbox

With Tesla’s growing popularity, Uber’s continued global expansion, incessant rumors of Apple’s entry into transit, the ascent of drones, Google’s exploration of self-driving cars and the bill

Nascar Fans To Get World's Largest TV

That’s right, Panasonic has teamed up with the Charlotte Motor speedway. The new TV will weigh in at 165,000 pounds, and cover an area of 16,000 square feet. Now for the bad news, the TV will on

Get ready NASCAR fans, Mario Kart is coming

Despite what my co-workers believe, the fact that I live in Northern Nevada does not automatically make me a fan of NASCAR . I am a fan of MarioKart though, and the fact that Nintendo has teamed up wi

Office Depot somehow gets exclusive rights to sell $230 NASCAR chair

<img src="http://www.crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2010/01/Tony_Stewart_No._14_Office_Depot_Chair.jpg">I don't know how in the world Office Depot managed to secure the rights to this exclusive, li

Dale Jr. Spotter GPS helps with [insert left turn only NASCAR joke]

<img src="http://www.crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2009/04/nascar-gps.jpg">The world really does not need this GPS, btw. There are tons of options out there that doesn't include Dale Jr. spouting

NASCAR and LittleBigPlanet team up

Chances are the average Joe-the-NASCAR -Fan doesn’t have any idea what the hell LittleBigPlanet is but Joey Logano helped the knitting cause in the #20 Nationwide Series car last week. Those n

Live NASCAR on MediaFLO

ESPN and Qualcomm’s mobile TV unit MediaFLO USA have agreed to bring a series of live NASCAR events to a mobile phone near you. From August 5th to the 31th, subscribers to AT&T’s Mobile TV wit

EA's Peter Moore says to expect great things from upcoming sports titles

Peter Moore, seen here playing DDR, is rather bullish on EA’s sports properties. Rather than “rest on its laurels,” he says EA’s upcoming sports titles will be incredible, expe

Track Vac: Checkered Flags, Clean Floors

My friend Ben tells a great story about going to see Talladega Nights when the film first opened in theaters. A few rows ahead of him was a family of five, and you could tell they were very into NASCA