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Derek Jeter's new site promises unfiltered athletes

Fans apparently want to hear their athletes without the interference of journalists, and the now retired Yankee is giving it to them with a site called the Players' Tribune.

By October 1, 2014

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Athletic outfits of the future sport high-tech extras

These concept sport outfits use wearable tech that puts flexible LED adverts and even live stats on your favourite player's chest.

By May 22, 2014

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Athletes reveal true selves on Twitter after NFL player kisses boyfriend on ESPN

A Miami Dolphins player is suspended for a negative Twitter reaction. But he wasn't alone in expressing his disapproval.

By May 12, 2014

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Drone falls out of the sky and injures athlete

A triathlete suffered head injuries after an unmanned aerial vehicle fell out of the sky, with the pilot claiming the drone had been hacked.

By April 7, 2014

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Cyborgs to vie in Olympics for robot-assisted athletes

Get ready for the Cybathlon. The first Olympics for augmented humans will take place in Switzerland in 2016 and feature some of the top assistive gear around.

By March 27, 2014

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StarCraft player recognized by US as pro athlete

Some say playing video games is a waste of time. But it earned South Korea's Dong-hwan "Violet" Kim a career in the United States.

By December 11, 2013

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Ex-pro athlete uses tweets to track down house-trashing teens

Brian Holloway learned on Twitter that his house was being used by hundreds of teens for an unauthorized party and used their tweets to identify those he thinks are responsible for $20,000 in damage.

By September 18, 2013

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Fos wearable LED panel lights up urban athletes

The Fos Kickstarter project wants to brighten up the athletic fashion world with flexible LED panels that can display workout achievements.

By August 26, 2013

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Smart mouse monitors your vitals as you game

The NAOS QG gaming mouse is embedded with biosensors that monitor your physical reactions as you play.

By December 4, 2014

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Smartwatch and fitness tracker buying guide

Shopping for a smartwatches or fitness band? Need help telling the difference? CNET breaks down what you should look for, and what you should know before buying. (Hint: it's a messy, muddy place.)

By December 5, 2014