Engineering Innovation Podcast and Radio Series

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PostedSeptember 10, 2010

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Randy Atkins: If you have a Wi-Fi enabled smart phone, you can now use it to view your choice of unique camera angles when you’re inside several NFL stadiums.

Priya Narasimhan: You could watch the quarterback, the end zone, the 50-yard line, any one of these things, and get instant replays as soon as they happen, right on your mobile device.

Randy Atkins: Priya Narasimhan, founder of YinzCam, says they’ve engineered a downloadable app with a video technology that can service thousands of fans at once.

Priya Narasimhan: They should be able to see a play as soon as it unfolds and the quality of the video should be really, really, really good.

Randy Atkins: And the new app provides unique access to real-time stats, even if you’re outside the stadium.  With the National Academy of Engineering, Randy Atkins, WTOP News.

The teams that will launch the service this weekend are the Pittsburgh Steelers, the San Francisco 49ers, and the New England Patriots.