The 2016 Olympics are set to start on Friday in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. The games should be entertaining, but there are many concerns about the conditions in the city. Some gossip has also started to trickle out of the city already, which is surely the trickle before the floodgates open at the end of the week. Here are a few things that you should know about the 2016 Olympics.
You Can Watch It On Your Smartphone
For the first time, you will be able to watch the Olympics on your smartphone. In keeping with the times, you will also be able to watch the games on your 4K television in exquisite detail or even watch the games as if you were standing behind the athletes using virtual reality platforms. NBC will be offering livestreams of the games on the internet, so this may just be the most watched Olympics games yet.