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2010-07-01 13:01:00

SUNRISE, Fla., July 1 /PRNewswire/ -- Learn.com®, the Knowledge Platform(TM) company, today announced that kgb, the world's largest independent provider of directory assistance and enhanced information services, headquartered in New York City, has selected the company's knowledge platform technology to provide enhanced web-based training and development for their Special Agents worldwide. kgb will leverage Learn.com to enable the training of their growing Work@Home...

2010-01-13 09:59:00

NEW YORK, Jan. 13 /PRNewswire/ -- kgb, creator of America's most successful text answer service, 542542 (kgbkgb), announced today that it will run its first-ever Super Bowl ad during the Big Game on February 7th. kgb, which launched its text answering service in the US just a year ago, will run a 30-second spot during the third quarter of Super Bowl XLIV. More details about the commercial will be released next week. Since its launch, kgb has become known for its edgy, humorous television...

2009-11-26 08:30:00

NEW YORK Nov. 26 /PRNewswire/ -- Black Friday is the traditional start of the holiday shopping season, and kgb's 542542 text answer service has launched a "Holiday 2009 Price Checker" to help consumers compare in-store pricing to the Web's best deals for the same item. Many consumers face a common dilemma every year as they begin their holiday shopping: they're already in the store, and they see something that would make a perfect holiday gift - a digital camera, a video game, a toy, a...

2009-10-06 11:30:00

NEW YORK, Oct. 6 /PRNewswire/ -- Former Yankees shortstop Bucky Dent, who hit the clutch three-run homer that helped win a one-game playoff against Boston in 1978, is stepping up to the plate to become a kgb "Special Agent for the day" when he attends Game 1 of the American League Division Series between the Yankees and the Tigers or Twins. Dent will answer baseball questions being asked of kgb 542542 text answer service. "It should be lots of fun to talk baseball and answer questions...

2009-09-17 06:20:00

NEW YORK, Sept. 17 /PRNewswire/ -- The 2009 college football season is up and running, and kgb is having a ball answering all your campus gridiron questions. From SEC and Big 12 country to the Pac 10, Big 10 and Big East and everywhere in between, college football fans have been rushing to ask questions of kgb. In fact, the Florida Gators, who are ranked No. 1 in the AP poll, are also tops when it comes to college football questions being asked of kgb, followed by Texas, USC, Notre Dame and...

2009-09-03 10:00:00

NEW YORK, Sept. 3 /PRNewswire/ -- The 2009 college football season kicks off tonight and kgb is in the huddle to answer all of your pigskin questions. Below are some college football-related questions being tossed at kgb's 542542 text answer service. Who threw the most touchdown passes in a college football game? What is the name of the Ohio State mascot? Where and when is this year's Army-Navy football game? Who won the 1980 Heisman trophy? When is Alabama Homecoming Weekend and who is...

2009-08-27 09:21:00

NEW YORK, Aug. 27 /PRNewswire/ -- The. U.S. Open begins Aug. 31, and kgb is on top of its game to answer all your tennis-related questions. Below are some actual U.S. Open questions that have been served up to kgb's 542542 text answer service. Who has the most U.S. Open men's singles titles? How can I purchase tickets for this year's U.S. Open? Who is the youngest U.S. Open women's singles champ? Who are the top seeds at this year's U.S. Open? When was Roger Federer born? Here's how it...

2009-06-25 06:07:00

From the players, statistics and all things hoops, kgb's text answer service 542542 (kgbkgb) is the place for all your basketball-related questions NEW YORK, June 25 /PRNewswire/ -- The NBA Draft is tonight, and kgb's 542542 text answer service is on top of its game to answer all your basketball-related questions. Whether you want player statistics or the number of underclassmen that have entered the draft, or have questions regarding the draft order or your favorite team's picks, kgb...

2009-06-24 06:07:00

From info on the players and Wimbledon to tips on selecting the perfect racquet and finding the best public tennis courts, kgb 542542 text answer service will ace all your tennis questions NEW YORK, June 24 /PRNewswire/ -- With tennis season in full swing and Wimbledon underway, kgb is holding court with answers to all of your tennis-related questions. Below are some actual questions on tennis that have been served up to kgb's 542542 text answer service. How many miles did Roger Federer...

2009-02-19 11:48:00

Why is the statuette called an Oscar? Who are the nominees for Actor in a Supporting Role? What is the name of the lead actress in "Slumdog Millionaire"? You can text all your questions about the movies to 542542 (kgbkgb)! NEW YORK, Feb. 19 /PRNewswire/ -- On February 22, millions of viewers will tune in to the 81st Annual Academy Awards ceremony to find out if their favorite actor, actress, or movie will win the most recognized trophy in the world, the Oscar. Before, during, and after the...


Word of the Day
negawatt
  • A unit of saved energy.
Coined by Amory Lovins, chairman of the Rocky Mountain Institute as a contraction of negative watt on the model of similar compounds like megawatt.