Twitter teams up with NBC for live 2020 Olympics coverage

NBC is slightly loosening its firm grasp on its Olympic Games broadcast rights. It's teaming up with Twitter to bring limited live coverage and highlights, along with a daily 20-minute Olympics show, to Twitter's website and apps during the Tokyo 202...

Paris may offer flying taxis to 2024 Olympics guests

You can be sure that transportation will be a nightmare for many people attending the 2024 Paris Olympics, but technology could make it slightly more bearable. Airbus, Aeroports de Paris and the Paris Transport Authority are exploring the feasibilit...

Robots will serve as guides for the 2020 Olympics

You didn't think a 2020 summer Olympics set in Japan would go without some robots, did you? Sure enough, they're on their way. The Tokyo Olympics' Organizing Committee has launched a Tokyo 2020 Robot Project that will have automatons providing assis...

2024 Olympics Bid: New York and Philadelphia Bow Out


New York and Philadelphia have bowed out of the 2024 Olympics bid.Yahoo! Sports' Jay Busbee confirms this in his May 29 report: "Two of America's most notable cities won't be Olympic venues, at...

Sarah Burke Stickers Banned by the IOC


Sarah Burke carved a place for the women’s halfpipe event in the Olympics. However, she died a tragic death recently while undergoing rigorous training. Everyone, from her supporters to fellow skiing...