Keyword: technology

  • Sportech Acquires Wagering Services Company

    Sportech PLC has enhanced its position in the online wagering market by acquiring eBet Online Inc., a California-based provider of technology and services to 20 outlets across North America.

  • The January horses of age ages sale will be the first Keeneland auction for former Fasig-Tipton executive Walt Robertson in his newly create role as vice president of sales.

    Keeneland January Sale: What's New?

    Keeneland will introduce a new member of its management team and a new technological innovation designed to aid buyers during its January horses of all ages sale, which begins its five-day run in Lexington Jan. 10.

  • Fasig-Tipton Offers Virtual Catalog

    Fasig-Tipton has launched a full online version of its November select mixed sale catalog, featuring 188 offerings. The technology includes race videos of graded winners and a unique "book-like" interface that allows the user to turn virtual pages.

  • Equine Technology Expo Set for Saratoga Springs

    The Sport of Kings will converge with the age of technology when Saratoga Springs, N.Y. hosts the first-ever conference and expo dedicated exclusively to exploring and probing the potential impact and benefits advances in technology bring to the equine industry.

  • Back to the Future

    <i>By T. D. Thornton </i> -- News broke in August about the proposed Equibase plan to propel the sport into the future with real-time tracking of horses, merging tradition with technology. Good luck Equibase. I'm confident you have the horse, but not entirely certain you'll find an industry eager to bankroll the bet.

  • Jockey Club Has New Technology Subsidiary

    The business unit that served as the information technology group for The Jockey Club and a technology consultant for the Thoroughbred industry has become a wholly owned subsidiary of The Jockey Club.

  • The Trouble Was Not in Your Set...

    If you were unable to access bloodhorse.com or other Web sites in Kentucky early Tuesday, the problem was not at your end. Service was lost about midnight Monday and not restored until about 1:00 p.m.

  • Nan Mooney

    Big Blue is Calling

    <i>By Nan Mooney</i> -- When I read that the racing industry is actually considering turning IBM down, I had only one question: Are you crazy?

  • Ray Paulick

    E-tote

    <i>By Ray Paulick</i> -- Racing is in danger of letting the technology revolution pass it by.