App-Enabled Sporting

The social aspect of team sports is transitioned to mobile technology

Implications - Apps and social networks specifically designed for the sporting consumer are on the rise as technological integration is demanded across all industries. As consumers crave social interaction for solo activities like jogging, apps designed to increase socialization are expanding the need for more connected everyday tasks.
SCORE: 5.5
Mild Top 4 Examples: 3,551 Total Clicks Apr 14 - Oct 15
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Smartwatch Running Apps - The Runkeeper App's Smartwatch Functionality Makes It More Convenient
SCORE: 7.6
Hot 976 Clicks Pub: Oct 28, 15
Smartwatch Running Apps
The Runkeeper App's Smartwatch Functionality Makes It More Convenient
The Runkeeper app is an Apple Watch app that allows you to track your runs and workouts without having to take your phone with you. A mobile version of the app was previously available, but this... [More]
Walk-Encouraging Apps - The Trace AppLet's People Send Secret Messages Decoded by Walking
SCORE: 4.5
Mild 965 Clicks Pub: May 9, 15
Walk-Encouraging Apps
The Trace AppLet's People Send Secret Messages Decoded by Walking
The Trace app experiments with a fun way to get people active. It’s a social app that lets people send a secret message in the form of a walking route. The recipient can only see the message... [More]
Interactive Running Apps - Compete to Capture Territory with 'Run An Empire'
SCORE: 4.5
Mild 1,493 Clicks Pub: Apr 3, 14
Interactive Running Apps
Compete to Capture Territory with 'Run An Empire'
Sometimes going out for a run can be a bit of a drag with many of us lacking the motivation to get off the couch. That could all be about to change with a new running app called Run An Empire that... [More]
Action Sport Apps - Shrick is a Social Networking App for Extreme Sports Enthusiasts
SCORE: 3.9
Mild 117 Clicks Pub: Aug 11, 15
Action Sport Apps
Shrick is a Social Networking App for Extreme Sports Enthusiasts
There are dozens of apps out there that cater to fans of tennis, baseball, golf, soccer and football, but Shrick appeals to those who like high-adrenaline extreme sports. The social networking app... [More]