RSE NEWS

Redefining “The Big Game”

Relevent Sports, founded by RSE and the brainpower behind the International Champions Cup has announced that the match between Real Madrid CF and Manchester United at The Big House this coming summer sold out on the first day of public on sale. Yes, sold out. It will be an epic match with the feel of a […]

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RSE Ventures and Gary Vaynerchuk Partner to Create New Investment and Incubation Vehicle

Gary Vaynerchuk likes hitting home runs. Vaynerchuk, known for founding VaynerMedia and Wine Library TV, has a healthy track record in angel investing. And yet, among exits like Tumblr and Buddy Media, Vaynerchuk managed to keep his portfolio a solo affair. That was until recently, when news of his $25 million seed fund emerged. The new fund marks a key shift in Vaynerchuk’s investments, […]

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Man U, Real Madrid among teams playing for International Champions Cup at Sun Life Stadium

Some of the best European soccer clubs will once again spend part of their preseason in Miami.  The all-star lineup for the 2014 Guinness International Champions Cup was announced Tuesday at Sun Life Stadium, the site of the championship match on Aug. 4. The field is comprised of Manchester United, Manchester City, Real Madrid, AC […]

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PrePlay CEO, Andrew Daines, Forbes Sports 30 Under 30

Along with his college buddies from Cornell, founded PrePlay Sports, a maker of mobile sports games. Inked deals with MLB and the NHL in 2012. In 2013 raised $4.7 million in second-round venture financing, leading to partnership with CBS Sports for game that allows fans to predict plays of NFL and college football games. Signed […]

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Of Note

Poptip Launches Zipline Analytics On Instagram, Letting Brands Monitor Photo-Friendly Conversations

Poptip, the TechStars backed startup that offers real-time language tracking across social platforms, has today launched its Zipline analytics tool on Instagram. Unlike PopTip questions, the product that launched the brand, Zipline doesn’t require brands to poll or ask a question to their audiences. Instead, brands can simply choose which words, phrases, etc. they want tracked and […]

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Year In Sports Media Report: 2013

In the U.S. and around the world, fans’ passion for sports continues to grow. 2013 was no exception—over 33 billion hours of national sports programming were consumed by 255 million people in the U.S., up 27 percent from the 26 billion hours consumed in 2003. From last year’s nearly 109 million viewers watching the “Harbowl,” […]

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Continuing Its Public Content Push, Facebook Acquires SportStream

Twitter may still be synonymous with real time, in-the-moment discussion. But that’s hardly stopping Facebook from moving in on the territory. Facebook announced on Tuesday it had acquired SportStream, a San Francisco-based startup that aims to better surface all the public-facing content circulating inside the social giant. Most of the benefits here are rather technical, so I […]

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Miami Dolphins New Partnership Allows Fans to Easily Share Where They Are Sitting

Sun Life Stadium in Miami Gardens, Florida is the home of the Miami Dolphins.  The stadium’s seating capacity is in excess of 76,000.  It is guaranteed that the stands will be filled with bodies when the Miami Dolphins are making a push to be in the playoffs and hosting their AFC East rival New England […]

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