Monday, December 25, 2006

Interesting niche data mining for sports.
Discounting NBA tickets like airline seats
An entrepreneur helps pro sports teams fill stadiums more efficiently, using new technology that tracks ticket sales.
FORTUNE Small Business Magazine
By Maggie Overfelt, FSB Magazine
December 11 2006: 10:06 AM EST
(FSB Magazine) -- As the NBA season gets underway, experts predict a tough slog for the Boston Celtics. Last year's team finished with 33 wins and 49 losses, and the roster this season is filled with younger players and few big names. The bottom line? Senior management has to rely on something else to help attract fans: StratBridge, a 15-person firm based in Cambridge, Mass.....