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Episode 60: Sports Interactive Graphics

This week join Jonathan and Steve as they discuss the history of interactive graphics used for sports broadcasts. We delve into the technical aspects of how the system works, reveal some connections Steve has to the technology, and hypothesize about where the future might take us in terms of how we’ll use the technology. Oh, and Jonathan defends his love of the FoxTrax hockey puck too.

Bill Squadron’s article in Sports Illustrated on the history of the yellow line: link

Sam Whiting’s profile of Stan Honey in SFGate: link

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