In the third episode of Microsoft Unboxed, Sonia and Colleen discuss the intersection of technology and sports. First, they explore a workshop run by Microsoft and local WNBA team Seattle Storm, focused on teaching kids STEM skills and life lessons through basketball. Next, they dive into the Power Bat, a cricket bat infused with IoT sensors, and how Anil Kumble, a former player and current Spektacom technologist, is partnering with Microsoft to investigate how data can improve player and fan experiences. Watch to learn more about how technology in sports can transform experiences in this week’s episode of Microsoft Unboxed.

Microsoft Unboxed is a new weekly YouTube series from Microsoft, hosted by Sonia Dara and Colleen O’Brien. We’ll look at Microsoft’s latest technology, and the people and stories behind the tech. Tune in every Thursday at 9 AM PT for new episodes.