Samsung is one of the main sponsors of the 2014 Winter Olympics, that’s why it made its Galaxy Note 3 the event's official phone, offering free units to all participating athletes. However, it looks like this gift comes with some strings attached. According to Bluewin (a portal belonging to Swisscom, the largest mobile operator in Switzerland), Swiss athletes have been advised by Samsung to cover the logos of any non-Samsung devices they might be using during the Olympics opening ceremony - including iPhones. That way, fans all over the world who intend to watch the televised opening ceremony this Friday, February 7, should see only Samsung-branded products in athletes’ hands. The 2014 Olympic Winter Games are hosted by Russia in Sochi, a resort city on the Black Sea coast. Samsung is certainly spending a lot of money to be an official Olympic sponsor, so it’s understandable that it wants us to notice that. But trying to forbid other brands’ logos, even if … [Read more...] about Is Samsung asking athletes to cover iPhone logos during the Winter Olympics opening ceremony?
With the Winter Olympics 2018 now well underway, attention turns to the Ski Jumping.An event that holds special resonance for British viewers of a certain age thanks to the exploits of Eddie "The Eagle" Edwards, the ski jumping features hair-raising speeds, jumps, and always-enthusiastic crowds.This year's men's favourites include Germany's Richard Freitag and Poland's Kamil Stoch, who will be looking to defend his title.In the team event, Norway and Germany lead the way, but with so much risk involved in landing a great jump, there could still be many surprises in store.So whether you want to stream the Winter Olympics Ski Jumping 2018 online, watch it live on your television via cable or watch it, mostly without having to put up with any commercial breaks - we've got you covered.Here is TechRadar's quick and easy guide for how to watch all the Ski Jumping action at the Winter Olympics 2018 online from anywhere in the world - just remember to bear in mind that there's a nine … [Read more...] about How to watch Ski Jumping at the Winter Olympics 2018: Live stream all the action online from anywhere
posted on 14 Jan 2014, 20:03 1 1. apple4never (Posts: 1064; Member since: 08 May 2013) if samsung dosent make it available for other oem phones its their loss, they could advertise themselves and its not like their the only guys that are gonna make an app like that posted on 14 Jan 2014, 22:24 0 2. Gulenkov (Posts: 50; Member since: 15 May 2013) This Olympiad is a trap for Russia... :/ posted on 27 Jan 2014, 03:57 0 3. intuitiveappstudio (Posts: 1; Member since: 27 Jan 2014) Intuitive App studio let you enjoy your favorite Olympic games, both live and on demand, so you never miss any of your favorite game supporting Windows 8.1. Olympics 2014 app is specifically developed for The 2014 Winter Olympics - the XXII Olympic Winter Games, which is scheduled to take place from 6 to 23 February 2014, in Sochi, Russia. Now don’t look anywhere, Enjoy Sochi moments with intuitive app studio … [Read more...] about Comments for : Samsung offers app for the 2014 Winter Olympics
In the next couple of weeks, the world will become one with the Russian city of Sochi, the World’s 2014 Winter Olympic capital, and here are the 5 essential apps to watch all the action live on your smartphone or tablet, and stay in the loop.The official opening ceremony is just about to kick off in the United States where coverage will be time-delayed due to time zone differences, and from what we have heard it is a magnificent event. The 2014 Sochi Olympics are officially the XXII Olympic Winter Games going under the catchy “Hot. Cool. Yours” motto. A total of 88 nations from all over the globe will compete in 98 events, 7 sports and 15 disciplines.A curious fact about these Olympics is that they are the most expensive in the history of the winter games. While initial expectations were for costs of $12 billion, expenditures have grown out of proportion to the whopping $51 billion. That’s more than seven times the cost of the Vancouver Winter Olympics in 2010. … [Read more...] about Sochi 2014 Olympics: watch online and stay in the loop with these 5 apps for iOS, Android and Windows Phone
Watch the Winter Olympics 2018If you are in the UK and have a TV licence, the following events from the Winter Olympics 2018 are available on BBC iPlayer and online for free.- Moguls qualification- Team Figure Skating- The opening ceremony- Curling Mixed Doubles Sessions 1, 2, 3, 4- Ski Jumping qualificationPlus 40 other episodes. If you want to have access to all the broadcasted content available at the Olympics, you will have to go through Eurosport and TVPlayer. See below.The 2018 Winter Olympic Games has entered its final week, with Team GB already enjoying one of its most successful games ever.Lizzy Yarnold retained her skeleton title to take Team GB to four medals - so can it now be a record-breaking games for the nation?More than 2,500 athletes from 90 nations are battling it out in Pyeongchang to take home a medal, with plenty still left to play for.The action is turning the Winter Olympics 2018 into one of the most-watched sports broadcasts of the year, with over one billion … [Read more...] about How to watch the Winter Olympics 2018: Livestream every sport online from anywhere