Data Technologies at the Tour de France

Grant Sainsbury gave the club a presentation about how his company, Dimension Data, has revolutionized the viewing experience of the Tour de France. Dimension Data formed a partnership with ASO, the owner of the Tour de France, to process live data for analysis and consumption by Tour fans and commentators. They also have their own Tour website and mobile app that allows fans to track the race in ways they want to. For example, fans can filter the data displays to show the status of riders on their favorite team or from their home country. The video below is from
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Do You Have the Mobile Rotary Club Locator?

Rotary offers a free club locator app for smartphones and tablets. If you’re traveling and want to find a meeting that will fit into your itinerary, use the app! Using your smartphone or tablet, you can search for clubs by keyword, country, state/province, district, and even by meeting day. You can select the “Near me” button and find club meeting dates and times within a certain radius of your current location. Download them here for your specific phone: Rotary Club Locator for iPhone and iPad: http://itunes.apple.com/en/app/rotary-club-locator/id406614602?mt=8 Rotary Club Locator for Android: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.app.clubfinder Rotary Club Locator for BlackBerry: http://appworld.blackberry.com/webstore/content/64302/?lang=en
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