Holy Hell, This Is How American Football Helmets Are Concussion Safety-Tested

Today is the day the NFL play and London, and while some people might consider the sport to be less hardcore than others (because of all that padding). There's a very good reason for it, and it's naturally about keeping the players safe from serious injuries. Read More >>

All The 2015 Super Bowl Commercials And Trailers In One Place

So the ball-deflating Patriots won the latest high-profile game of rugby between two sets of motorcycle messengers (copyright: The Mary Whitehouse Experience). But if you’re anything like us – Dolphins fans, primarily – you only watch the Super Bowl for the money orgasm that is the commercials anyway. Read More >>

Could Magnets Help the NFL’s Concussion Epidemic?

If you were up close for the NFL at Wembley recently, not watching Dallas trounce Jacksonville from the comfort of your sofa and beer hat, you may have noticed that American football's biggest threat remains unaddressed. Sixty-nine concussions have already been reported this year and, odds would suggest, more have been added since. Read More >>

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How 3D Printing Supercharges Nike’s New NFL Shoe Designs

Almost a full year ago, Nike introduced its first shoe ever built with the help of 3D printing technology. The thing was, that cleat, the Vapor Laser Talon, was built for an absurdly specific purpose and market—just the 40 yard dash, just for NFL players. Now, though, Nike is bringing what it's learned from the VLT to the consumer market—innovations that, without 3D printing, we might not have seen for years to come. Read More >>

With Facebook Ready to Go, Windows 8 Finally Gets Some App Respect

Yesterday, Microsoft announced that Facebook, Flipboard, and NFL Fantasy Football would all soon have official apps. That may not be an earth-shaking revelation, but it's a sign that some big names are ready to step up and give Windows 8 the old Metro try. Read More >>

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All the Major Sport Competitions Since 1903, Condensed In Beautiful Circular Graphics

If you like sports and awesome data visualisation, you will love these posters, which can be printed to order in beautiful paper. You can choose the final playoffs of every major sport event since 1903—427 brackets from the American MLB, NFL, NBA, NHL, and MLS to the European Champions League, the UEFA Euro and FIFA's World Cup. Read More >>