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IEM eSports debut Australian event attracts 8 million global viewers

The Australian debut of IEM eSports at Sydney’s Qudos Bank Arena earlier this month has been declared an unqualified success with a 15,000 live audience and 8 million unique viewers…

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May 19, 2017 Entertainment / Sport / Technology / Venues /


New generation artificial surf technology producing 1000 waves an hour

Leading wave technology company Wavegarden has revealed its latest product, the Wavegarden Cove, capable of generating up to 1000 high-quality waves per hour, from mellow knee-high rides to…

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May 19, 2017 Aquatics / Surfaces / Technology / Waterparks /


ASTN and Sports Analytics Conference partner to drive sport technology growth

The Australian Sports Analytics Conference and the Australian Sports Technologies Network (ASTN) have announced a partnership that will help drive the continued growth of Australia’s…

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May 18, 2017 Sport / Technology /


Australian first as Adelaide Crows acquire eSports team

In a move signaling the growing links between traditional and online sports, the AFL's Adelaide Crows have entered the world of competitive video gaming, acquiring a professional…

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May 18, 2017 Entertainment / Sport / Technology / Venues /


Green Day fans share experiences live from Auckland’s Spark Arena

While American rock band Green Day rocked out the newly renamed and revamped Spark Arena last Saturday and Sunday night, fans were able to capture their concert experience while using the…

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May 18, 2017 Entertainment / Technology / Venues /


Gunnebo flags QuikScan technology to help fans beat the queues

Entrance contriol experts Gunnebo have highlighted how fast and efficient entry is paramount to customer experience and how its Quikscan technology offers a customised, complete solution to…

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May 17, 2017 Sport / Technology / Ticketing / Venues /


Resellers beat fans to Ed Sheeran tour tickets as Ticketek site crashes

Fans wanting to see popular singer Ed Sheeran’s 2018 Australian tour have been left frustrated in their attempts to buy tickets after resellers accessed large amounts of the inventory…

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May 16, 2017 Attractions / Entertainment / Technology / Ticketing / Venues /


Battlefield Sports introduces new ‘sci-fi’ laser tag gun in fast growing market

Laser gaming market leader Battlefield Sports has introduced a new laser ‘gun’ for science fiction style live action role-playing games. With Battlefield Sports priding itself…

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May 16, 2017 Attractions / Entertainment / Recreation / Technology /


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