Thursday, 27 July 2017

Brazil World Cup: A Digital Sports Feast

A Knowledge Network Article: Huawei Technologies
Tuesday 26 August 14

The 2014 FIFA World Cup has come to a splendid end, with Germany winning the championship and Shakira's singing still lingering in the Maracana stadium. The breathtaking 64 matches captured the eyes of the entire world. The rise of 4G and the popularization of SNS(Social Networking Services) apps presented football fans with an amazing World Cup. People could share their thoughts on the game anytime anywhere. The 2014 World Cup was truly a digital sports feast. 1. Digital Sports Feast During the World Cup, Brazil welcomed over 1.5 million tourists and over 3.3 million fans watched the games live. Outside the stadium, millions of fans gathered on Copacabana Beach and in bars and hotels. They used smartphones, laptops, tablets, and even smart watches and glasses to access the Internet, updating Facebook, Twitter, WhatsApp, and WeChat. They shared in real time every twist and turn of each game by uploading pictures and video clips or chatting with friends and families using these popular social media and messaging apps…

The 2014 FIFA World Cup has come to a splendid end, with Germany winning the championship and Shakira's singing still lingering in the Maracana stadium. The breathtaking 64 matches captured the eyes of the entire world. The rise of 4G and the popularization of SNS(Social Networking Services) apps presented football fans with an amazing World Cup. People could share their thoughts on the game anytime anywhere. The 2014 World Cup was truly a digital sports feast. 1. Digital Sports Feast During the World Cup, Brazil welcomed over 1.5 million tourists and over 3.3 million fans watched the games live. Outside the stadium, millions of fans gathered on Copacabana Beach and in bars and hotels. They used smartphones, laptops, tablets, and even smart watches and glasses to access the Internet, updating Facebook, Twitter, WhatsApp, and WeChat. They shared in real time every twist and turn of each game by uploading pictures and video clips or chatting with friends and families using these popular social media and messaging apps…

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