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Sony Smart Tennis Sensor launching in Japan in May to help improve your swing

Sony Smart Tennis Sensor launching in Japan in May to help improve your swing

By 20 January 2014

Sony has confirmed that the Smart Tennis Sensor revealed earlier this month as a concept at CES in Las Vegas will be going on sale in Japan in May, priced at 18,000 yen (£105). The Smart Tennis Sensor simply latches on to the bottom of your tennis... >>

Sony unveils tennis racket sensor, so you can track your swing over Bluetooth

Sony unveils tennis racket sensor, so you can track your swing over Bluetooth

By 7 January 2014

And you thought wearables only applied to your wrist. Between a bevy of 4K television announcements at CES 2014, Sony announced a whacky Tennis Sensor that can help improve your swing. It simply latches on to the bottom of your tennis racket, almost... >>

Murray beats Nadal... in tweet tennis

Murray beats Nadal... in tweet tennis

By 1 July 2011

Andy Murray has beaten Rafael Nadal. Well, in the social media stakes anyway. While we're yet to find out who's really through to the final of Wimbledon 2011, the company behind Brandwatch has created an infographic generator especially for the currently... >>

VIDEO: Roger Federer gets the biggest Gillette shave ever

VIDEO: Roger Federer gets the biggest Gillette shave ever

By 21 June 2011

Viral advertising videos are sometimes a bit naff. And whilst we're not saying that this effort from Gillette is 100 per cent naff free, it's worthy of inclusion. And that's for one killer reason. It reminds us of Neil Buchanan's Art Attack. You know,... >>

Wimbledon serves up BBC's first 3D action

Wimbledon serves up BBC's first 3D action

By 8 June 2011

Whoa, welcome to the revolution Auntie Beeb! That's right, the BBC has jumped on board the 3D express and confirmed that it will be showing the Wimbledon tennis Championship live in 3D. And the good news is that, as long as you've got a 3D TV, you'll... >>

BBC could serve up a 3D Wimbledon final

BBC could serve up a 3D Wimbledon final

By 27 May 2011

The BBC could technically show the last three days of Wimbledon in 3D on it’s HD channel, Sony has told Pocket-lint. Sony, who has been given the job of filming the world famous tennis championship in 3D for 2011, has let slip that the Beeb could be... >>

Virgin Media serves up French Open tennis in 3D

Virgin Media serves up French Open tennis in 3D

By 16 May 2011

Virgin Media has served an ace by confirming that it will be showing the tennis French Open from Roland Garros, Paris, in 3D. The major tournament, which kicks of 22 May, will be shown on Virgin Media channel 523 - using Eurosport's live 3D footage. It... >>

US open tennis players banned from Twitter

US open tennis players banned from Twitter

By 1 September 2009

Tennis US Open officials have banned players like Andy Murray from Tweeting during matches at the grand slam tournament this week at Flushing Meadows in New York. The governing body is worried that players might be tempted to keep in touch with fans during... >>

BBC says Wimbledon broke online live video records

BBC says Wimbledon broke online live video records

By 6 July 2009

The BBC has announced that its online coverage of Wimbledon has broken its previous records for the most popular live video streams of a sporting event. The BBC says during this year's Wimbledon its Sport website has seen more users than ever logging... >>

VIDEO: IBM's "Seer" Android app for Wimbledon

VIDEO: IBM's "Seer" Android app for Wimbledon

By 17 June 2009

Designed for Wimbledon 2009, the "Seer" app features "location-aware visualisation technology" that means watching the video is probably the best way to introduce this new, beta application from IBM for Android-based phones. IBM says the "augmented reality"... >>