The Rundown Report: Ready, set…

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The Euro’s are over. Wimbledon is done. Never mind, the Olympics is coming! For this week’s Rundown Report here are four Olympics related stories that caught our eye. Have a great weekend.

Get streaming…

Want to watch? Broadcaster NBC is planning 4,500 hours of live streaming across 9 TV networks. The streaming coverage will be available on desktops and mobile devices, as well as on connected TVs for the first time.

NBC streamingGet flying…

Want to fly? Rio2016 has unveiled a digital virtual reality fly through of the sights of Rio de Janeiro. Strap on your VR headset and buzz over Botafogo, circle the Corcovado and cruise the Copacabana – ah! you need to be in the museum in Rio to take flight!

Rio skyview

Get spending…

Want to spend? BusinessWire report that official Rio2016 sponsors VISA predict that around half a million international visitors will visit Brazil over the coming weeks. They’re busy installing 4,000 sales terminals throughout the Olympic venues with multiple ways to swipe, tap, dip or click their travel money away.

Visa payment

Meanwhile…

However you plan to indulge, the IAAF have released the official Olympic games statistics report. It’s available as an online eBook and contains every snippet of information the Olympics geek could possibly want to know. Download it and impress your friends tonight…

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