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You shouldn't bet on Cortana, just yet

You shouldn't bet on Cortana, just yet

By 9 February 2015

Last week we brought you the news that Cortana was now offering Premier League football predictions directly to your Windows Phone.  Cortana has previously enjoyed plenty of success with such predictions, leading us to think that Microsoft had somehow... >>

Cortana brings Premier League predictions straight to your Windows Phone

Cortana brings Premier League predictions straight to your Windows Phone

By 4 February 2015

Cortana, Windows Phone's personal assistant, will now predict the outcome of Premier League matches, so you can ask your phone for weekend predictions before heading to the bookies. Cortana told us that West Ham would beat Manchester United, and that... >>

Sky Sports to be free to every household in UK on opening day of Premier League season

Sky Sports to be free to every household in UK on opening day of Premier League season

By 27 June 2013

Sky Sports will be offering its first live Premier League game of the season free to potentially every household in the UK. All other football shows from the first day will also be available to watch for free, as Sky Sports 1 will take over Sky 2 on Sky... >>

Sony's Hawk-Eye chosen as Premier League goal-line technology, for all clubs by start of next season

Sony's Hawk-Eye chosen as Premier League goal-line technology, for all clubs by start of next season

By 11 April 2013

The Premier League will be using goal-line technology at all clubs in the top tier of English football next season and has chosen the Sony-owned Hawk Eye to provide it. Unlike world football governing body FIFA, which will be using German firm GoalControl... >>

Apple TV to kick-off Premier League football coverage?

Apple TV to kick-off Premier League football coverage?

By 4 January 2012

Apple is to take on the likes of Sky and ESPN in bidding for the rights to broadcast Premier League football when the tender is offered up before the end of the season. The Daily Mail is reporting that the Cupertino tech giant is interested in scoring... >>

Nike Seitiro Hi-Vis ball brightens up the Premier League this winter

Nike Seitiro Hi-Vis ball brightens up the Premier League this winter

By 4 November 2011

Football, more and more, is relying on technology to improve the global game, and the Nike Seitiro Hi-Vis ball is a prime example of the traditional and tech combining to, often, spectacular results. A white Seitiro is currently the ball of choice for... >>

Best football apps for the 2011/12 season

Best football apps for the 2011/12 season

By 12 August 2011

The day is upon us once again. The English Premier League football season begins and with it the rise of a feverish addiction to all things beautiful game. However, over the course of the next nine months you must stay strong, for tens of people and hundreds... >>

ESPN Goals app to bring every strike from the Premier League

ESPN Goals app to bring every strike from the Premier League

By 31 July 2011

It's a good day for football fans and particularly those who don’t like spending money. ESPN has revamped its Barclays Premier League goals app, ESPN Goals, in time for the 2011-12 football season, and the good news is that what formerly came on subscription... >>

Infographic: Football banter, Twitter-style

Infographic: Football banter, Twitter-style

By 9 February 2011

Barclays has produced this fascinating infographic that shows how Twitter was a hot-bed of activity for football fans during the transfer deadline day shenanigans. Analysing Twitter traffic using Sysomos' Media Analysis Platform (MAP) Barclays looked... >>

Premier League teams up to take on ISPs in Digital Economy Act row

Premier League teams up to take on ISPs in Digital Economy Act row

By 31 January 2011

The Digital Economy Act - you remember that, right? (it caused quite a fuss when it was introduced last year)? Well, it looks as if the fuss is set to return as the Premier League has teamed up with eight other organisations including the Producers' Alliance... >>