New Olympic app lets fans track favorites

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) The U.S. Olympic Committee is releasing a phone app that will let fans track athletes in their favorite sport on their road to the Rio Games.

The Team USA app will combine biographical and event information from the various Olympic sports and users can program it to send push notifications about specific Olympic qualifiers.

The app will feature live streaming coverage of events in the lead-up to the Olympics, and also real-time results when the games start.


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