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Once you see this, it certainly makes a lot of sense: New stadiums are offering tours via the iPhone.
Case in point, the Newcastle United Virtual Stadium Tour app. It not only gives you several views of the stadium, but it also lets you know what you can expect in terms of amenities and provides an overall fresh look at the what is what down at your newly renovated local sports mecca.
As of now, the tool is mostly like what any real estate agent would offer for a new property. But considering the competition now for the dwindling live stadium audience, how long it is going to be before mobile device stadium apps get much cooler?
The Cowboys, Giants and Jets now have chief technology officers, and they all have to figure out some way to keep new fans interested in coming to games. Live TV feeds, instant replay and improved data will certainly be in users’ pockets sometime soon.
Personally, I can’t wait.
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