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2014-04-21 23:09:08

iPhone app gives people the opportunity to play the lottery on their smartphone for the first time – for free. (PRWEB) April 21, 2014 Dream Big Studios proudly announces the release of Lotto 23, an innovative app that combines a beautiful and simple experience with the thrill and dreams so many lottery players love. Lotto 23 features a drawing every night at 9PM EST, and a free entry for all players every day. The app allows people to play 6 lucky numbers for a chance to win the...

2014-04-21 16:24:38

NEW YORK, April 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Scientific Games Corporation (Nasdaq: SGMS) today announced that the Company has signed a contract with La Francaise des Jeux ("FDJ"), the operator of the French National Lottery. Scientific Games will continue to be the primary supplier of instant games to FDJ, the second largest instant game lottery in the world. Scientific Games supplies a significant share of FDJ's instant game portfolio, including some of its top performing games, such...

2014-04-09 04:21:16

LONDON, April 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- IG, a global leader in online trading, is now video streaming the very latest financial market news, insights and opinions live from its website. The spread betting, forex and CFD provider based in London [http://www.ig.com/uk/cfd-trading ] has created IG Live to provide expert commentary, informed opinion and in-depth technical analysis on major events that are moving the financial markets. IG Live's presenters are Jeremy...

2014-04-08 09:56:00

New research reveals that brain damage affecting the insula – an area with a key role in emotions – disrupts errors of thinking linked to gambling addiction. The research, led by Dr Luke Clark from the University of Cambridge, was published on April 7 2014 in the journal PNAS. During gambling games, people often misperceive their chances of winning due to a number of errors of thinking called cognitive distortions. For example, ‘near-misses’ seem to encourage further play, even...

2014-04-07 08:28:14

CG Technology's state-of-the-art sports book system will be available in Mexico's largest casino, located in Nuevo Leon, as well as in seven additional casinos LAS VEGAS, April 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- CG Technology(TM), a preeminent technology company and Logrand Group, a leading entertainment and gaming operator in Mexico, announced today that they have signed an agreement for CG Technology to license its state-of-the-art sports book system, which includes mobile sports wagering,...

2014-04-03 16:23:25

Extension Includes 450 Video Lottery Terminals for Delaware Charitable Organizations NEW YORK, April 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Scientific Games Corporation (Nasdaq: SGMS) (the "Company") today announced that it has signed a three-year extension to its contract with the Delaware State Lottery to supply both lottery and central monitoring systems. The extension, which will continue to provide for a range of services and support for draw-based lottery, keno, video lottery games and...

2014-04-02 16:27:01

Geno M. Iafrate, President & CEO of i-10 Hospitality sets his sights on Hospitality & Gaming Consulting by forming i-10 Business Solutions, LLC LAS VEGAS, April 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Louisiana based i-10 Hospitality, LLC, a restaurant, hotel and gaming management company founded by former Pinnacle Entertainment, Inc. and Caesars Entertainment, Inc. executive, Geno M. Iafrate, which most recently signed an Area Development Agreement with Quaker Steak & Lube(®) restaurants,...

2014-04-01 16:23:54

Wants to Live Normal Life After Winning 6th Largest Powerball Jackpot in History SAN FRANCISCO, April 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Ray Buxton, the winner of the $425 million Powerball lottery, wants to use his new found fortune to travel and start a foundation to do good by fighting child hunger and promoting pediatric health and education. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140401/SF95904LOGO Buxton claimed his prize today from the California Lottery and is still overwhelmed with...

2014-04-01 16:23:13

DUBLIN, April 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/nw47t4/online_poker) has announced the addition of the "Online Poker Trends Analysis of 2014" [http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/nw47t4/online_poker ] report to their offering. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 ) "Poker is one of the most popular games, being played by gamers for over two centuries. Online Poker, though being...

2014-03-26 08:26:00

Online Bingo Games Give Players Thrill of Winning Cash All Day Every Day! MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., March 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Luckity.com, which offers groundbreaking online cash bingo games, announces that its players have won more than $275,000 in the New Year! http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140326/CL90166 Bingo has experienced a massive resurgence in popularity, with millions of players flocking to their local bingo halls and playing with friends online via Facebook and mobile...


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.