According to a media advisory, there will be a 10:00 a.m. Eastern conference to unveil "new fan-facing technologies to be featured in the new Yankee Stadium."Current plans have the Cyberdyne -- er, I mean the Cisco system -- becoming self-aware at 2:14 AM, August 13, 2012. When Hank Steinbrenner attempts to shut down the system, YankNet will define all humans as its new enemy and decide to terminate them in order to protect its existence.
Bloomberg reports that Cisco explains its capabilities for transforming the world of sports entertainment on its Web site, "including a 'connected' stadium that features one network to control everything from building automation, HD video screens and surveillance, voice communications, broadband access, ticketing and retail sales."
Tuesday, November 11, 2008
What, no Holodeck?
There's going to be an announcement this morning from Cisco and the Yankees about all of the bells and whistles that will be found in the new Stadium: