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Spain’s Telefónica Using Data Analytics to Win Bicycle Races – Bloomberg

Spain’s Telefónica Using Data Analytics to Win Bicycle Races – Bloomberg Telefónica, a Madrid-based company that sponsors Nairo Quintana’s team under the name of its retail unit, Movistar, says the challenge can be met by better understanding the flood of information teams gather on riders during training and throughout the grueling three-week competitions known as the grand tours. https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2017-03-16/cyclists-hunt-for-an-edge-this-time-it-s-data-not-drugs About

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Nokia Acquires Withings to Accelerate Entry into Digital Health

Nokia recently acquired Withings S.A., a pioneer and leader in the connected health revolution with a family of award-winning digital health products and services to help people all over the world lead healthier, happier and more productive lives. Withings will be part of our Nokia Technologies business. “We have said consistently that digital health was an area of strategic interest

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NextVR and FOX Sports – Broadcasting Bundesliga Opening Match Live in Virtual Reality

The 54th season of the Bundesliga, Germany’s premier football competition will be broadcast live from Allianz Arena in Munich, Germany Continuing its partnership with FOX Sports, NextVR, a global innovator in live virtual reality broadcast technology, will present the opening match of the 2016/2017 Bundesliga season in live virtual reality. Kicking off the start of Germany’s primary football competition on

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FitiFy – New Personal Training and Workout App

Fitify is designed to connect trainers directly with users through a mobile application and Website portal. The personal training and workout marketplace entirely built on a social media platform with tools to connect trainers to users in real time. Any trainer or athlete will be given the option to sign up for the service and will then market and sell

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Walmart’s Open Call For Entrepreneurs – Bo Jackson Pitches To Get His Products in the Stores

Walmart, the world’s largest retailer, sells as many as 142,000 different items in its largest Super-Center stores. Walmart has what’s known as their “Open Call” day where the company puts out an invitation to any and all vendors, in this case those who sell “Made in the USA” products, to come to Bentonville one day in June. Some 1,200 vendors

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