Essays about: "sports and games"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 59 essays containing the words sports and games.

  1. 1. The Impact of motion-sensing exercise games on young adults : Take “Ring Fit Adventure” as example

    University essay from Högskolan i Skövde/Institutionen för informationsteknologi

    Author : Jiaxin Li; [2022]
    Keywords : exercise game; Ring Fit Adventure; Nintendo switch; fitness; motion-sensing;

    Abstract : With the continued expansion of the market share of video games and the growing numberof obese people in recent years, public and business interests in exercise games have been aroused. The period when exercise games emerged maybe can be counted down from AtariPuffer. READ MORE

  2. 2. Predicting Irrational Market Behavior : Examining the Effects of Football Final Outcomes on Index Returns

    University essay from Jönköping University/IHH, Nationalekonomi

    Author : Arvid Aronsson; [2022]
    Keywords : DID with synthetic controls; Investor Mood; Behavioural Finance; Irrational Investors; Sports;

    Abstract : This thesis investigates the effects football games in major international tournaments have on stock market returns. The major international football tournaments are limited to the FIFA World Cup and the UEFA European Championship, and the games studied are only the finals of these tournaments. READ MORE

  3. 3. Automating Feature-Extraction for Camera Calibration Through Machine Learning and Computer Vision

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för elektro- och informationsteknik

    Author : Elias Åkeborg; [2021]
    Keywords : Machine learning; Computer vision; Feature-extraction; Classification; Camera Calibration; DeepLab; U-Net; Ridge Detection; Sub-pixel optimization; Artificial Intelligence; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : Machine learning as a field has expanded in an explosive manner, with more companies interested in using the technology. One of these companies, Spiideo, uses Machine learning to automatically stream and record sports, highlighting key events - all automatically without a cameraman. READ MORE

  4. 4. GoalMate : An Application for Visualization of Ice Hockey Statistics

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Institutionen för datavetenskap

    Author : Tim Carsting; Jens Gummesson; [2021]
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    Abstract : Visualization of sports statistics is proven to improve the performance and training of athletes. Sports teams use several different types of software systems to help them visualize the data gathered from their games. READ MORE

  5. 5. The Effect of Expected Outcome on Attendance

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Nationalekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Johannes Reuter; Ismael Hallbäck; [2021]
    Keywords : prospect theory; attendance demand; football; uncertainty of outcome hypothesis; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : Live attendance at sports events is important for individual teams as well as for the broader community of a sport. The amount of uncertainty about the outcome of a game is considered a crucial determinant of game attendance. This study examines how fans’ expectation about game outcome affects game attendance in Swedish Allsvenskan. READ MORE