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  1. Techin' In with John Starks

    Katie Linendoll

    Katie Linendoll talks with Knicks legend John Starks about a new shoe designed to cut down on ankle injuries, plus his battles with Reggie Miller and Michael Jordan....

    Blog | March 14, 2013
  2. Rams pump cotton-candy smell in stadium

    Katie Linendoll

    When I was in fourth grade, we had to come up with an invention. Sugar-obsessed, I created a bottle of scented air that would perfume a bakery with fresh-baked smells, such as chocolate chip cookies, enticing people to enter. At 10, I was big on idea...

    Blog | March 13, 2013
  3. Meet the world's first smart basketball

    Katie Linendoll

    The intelligence factor in ball technology just went up with the introduction of the 94Fifty Sensor Basketball, the world's first smart basketball. The ball, made by InfoMotion Sports Technologies, has internal sensors that measure the strengths ...

    Blog | February 27, 2013
  4. Brooklyn Nets and Barclays debut new apps

    Katie Linendoll

    Last Tuesday night at the Barclays Center, two of the Brooklyn Nets' biggest offseason investments were on full display. On the court, Joe Johnson hit game-tying and game-winning buzzer-beaters against the Milwaukee Bucks, sending fans into hyste...

    Blog | February 25, 2013
  5. Techin' In: Social-media sports trends

    Katie Linendoll

    From the top-searched NFL player of the season to Blake Griffin's biggest dunks according to Twitter, here's a look at the latest in sports social-media trends and technology....

    Blog | February 15, 2013
  6. Under Armour's Armour39 measures effort

    Katie Linendoll

    It was 10 years ago when Under Armour burst on the scene with its classic campaign asking athletes to "Protect This House." I, for one, was inspired to finally purchase renter's insurance. The response to that commercial still remains "I Will," an...

    Blog | February 12, 2013
  7. Social media predicts Super Bowl XLVII

    Katie Linendoll

    Sunday's Super Bowl is expected to be a close game, but that's not the only thing that's close between the two teams: The San Francisco 49ers and Baltimore Ravens are also neck and neck in social-media conversation. Fizziology -- a company that w...

    Blog | February 01, 2013
  8. Will the 49ers have a tech advantage?

    Katie Linendoll

    All week, experts have been breaking down the Super Bowl to the point that every position and statistical category has been discussed by every talking head 10 times over -- wide receivers vs. cornerbacks, offensive line vs. defensive line and, of cou...

    Blog | January 31, 2013
  9. Sketchy Andy talks slacklining, tech gadgets

    Katie Linendoll

    As Beyonce's performance during the Super Bowl XLVII halftime show approaches, some of us are still fixated on the most memorable character from last year's show, headlined by Madonna. His name is Andy Lewis, aka "Sketchy Andy." While wearing a t...

    Blog | January 30, 2013
  10. Inside Twitter, sports digital locker room

    Katie Linendoll

    Editor's note: This is the extended version of a story that appears in ESPN The Magazine's Feb. 4 Perfect Issue. Subscribe today! It's not every day an athlete can tell the NFL off, not get fined and become an overnight social-media success story....

    Blog | January 27, 2013
  11. Tony Gonzalez partners on new fitness app

    Katie Linendoll

    No matter what Tony Gonzalez decides to do in his post-football life, one thing is certain: Staying in shape will still be a big part of it. Throughout his 16-year NFL adventure, the man with the second-most career receptions relied on diet, training...

    Blog | January 23, 2013
  12. Ray Lewis has huge Klout in social media

    Katie Linendoll

    This is the first in a series of collaborations between Klout and ESPN to highlight athletes with surprising social media influence. Check out the Feb. 4 issue of ESPN The Magazine as well as the Playbook Tech blog for additional content driven by Kl...

    Blog | January 19, 2013
  13. Top 6 apps to keep athletes out of trouble

    Katie Linendoll

    It's a new year, which means a clean slate for everyone -- and that includes athletes. But let's face it, we could all use a little help staying out of trouble in 2013. Some more than others ([cough] Dez Bryant). I've put together a lineup of...

    Blog | January 11, 2013
  14. Wireless audio tech for outdoor enthusiasts

    Katie Linendoll

    Skateboarders, skiers, cyclists and snowboarders are all united by their use of helmets. And those helmet-wearers are further united in knowing that their headgear is not only clunky, but also manages to separate them from their phones and MP3s. ...

    Blog | January 11, 2013
  15. Will consumers go for smart headphones?

    Katie Linendoll

    It seems that just about every athlete, rapper, celebrity has their own headphone line -- even Snooki. As my inbox floods with emails about new headphone models, it's clear that the Consumer Electronics Show has become headphone season. Just thi...

    Blog | January 10, 2013
  16. Sports gamers aim for Guinness records

    Katie Linendoll

    Many of us grow up dreaming of setting a Guinness World Record, but it takes a special breed to become the record holder for most balls juggled (Alex Barron: 11 balls, 23 consecutive catches), largest collection of Hello Kitty memorabilia (Asako Kand...

    Blog | January 10, 2013