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Has The Winning Formula For 'Rock, Paper, Scissors' Been Cracked?
2014-05-02 08:54:38

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Played for fun as a child and to settle bets as an adult, rock-paper-scissors is a game played around the world by people of all ages. While winning the game may seem to be completely up to luck or fate, a team of Chinese researchers claims to have hacked the game and developed a winning strategy. According to a report published by the team, game participants tend to follow fairly predictable patterns of behavior. The study team based...

2014-05-01 16:27:15

New Site Gives Fantasy Sports Enthusiasts Multiple Chances to Win Each Day PALO ALTO, Calif., May 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Open Gaming Sports Network Inc. (OGSN) today announced that 247Drafts.com has joined their fast growing daily fantasy sports network. 247Drafts.com is a division of Sports Rev Holdings Inc. The Open Gaming Fantasy Sports Network offers free and pay-to-play fantasy contests over short durations such as a day, a week or a playoff period. It offers operators...

2014-04-30 23:13:29

Stroke Victim Tells of Her Inspiring Survival McLean, VA (PRWEB) April 30, 2014 Imagine being conscious but unable to move or speak. Allison O’Reilly has experienced this “locked-in” feeling firsthand and survived to tell her story. In 2010, O’Reilly suffered from a brainstem stroke that left her in a rare state identified as locked-in syndrome. “Out of the Darkness” is an inspiring story of O’Reilly’s fight for survival and determination to regain her independence....

2014-04-30 23:09:37

With thousands of camp graduates since 2010, Revolution Softball Camps have become the national leader in softball instruction. This year Revolution offers several new locations across the country. Fairfield, CT (PRWEB) April 30, 2014 Revolution Softball Camps has published their 2014 summer softball camp schedule. Over the past 5 years, thousands of eager young softball players have attended Revolution Softball Camps to improve and have fun. New locations this summer include softball...

2014-04-30 12:21:12

Philanthropic and Nonprofit Leaders Come Together with the White House's Joining Forces Initiative to launch the Philanthropy-Joining Forces Impact Pledge WASHINGTON, April 30, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Today, The Call of Duty Endowment(TM) is proud to join over 30 philanthropic organizations and corporations to announce pledges totaling more than $170 million over the next five years to support veterans and military family. As previously announced, the Endowment has pledged...

2014-04-29 16:28:03

LONDON, April 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report: Global Social TV Industryhttp://www.reportbuyer.com/consumer_goods_retail/consumer_electronics/audio_visual_equipment/global_social_tv_industry.html This report analyzes the worldwide markets for Social TV in US$ Million. The report provides separate comprehensive analytics for the US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific, and Rest of World. Annual estimates and forecasts are provided for...

2014-04-29 08:29:30

Will Arm Wrestling Become Newest Mixed-Gender College Sport? NEW YORK, April 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- New, action-packed sport, coed College Arm Wrestling Championship, "CAWL to Arms" debuts on ESPNU Tuesday, May 13 at 7:00 PM ET. Teams composed of male and female competitors from rival schools face one another in exciting and grueling matches to compete for the College Arm Wrestling Championship. The Championship competition takes place at the world-famous Stone Pony in Asbury Park,...

2014-04-25 08:30:27

OTTAWA, April 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Diablo Technologies, a proven innovator in high-performance memory system interface products, today announced that it will present at Storage Field Day 5 (#SFD5) on April 25 in San Jose, California. CEO Riccardo Badalone and CTO Maher Amer will provide an in-depth look at the Memory Channel Storage(TM) (MCS(TM)) architecture and how it achieves record-breaking response times. The technical discussion will be streamed live on the Tech Field Day...

2014-04-24 16:29:47

VANCOUVER, April 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - iCo Therapeutics ("iCo" or "the Company") (TSX-V: ICO) (OTCQX: ICOTF), today reported financial results for the year ended December 31, 2013. Amounts, unless specified otherwise, are expressed in Canadian dollars and presented under International Financial Reporting Standards ("IFRS"). "Our team, working with world-class retinal experts, was extremely pleased with 2013 clinical progress," said Andrew Rae, President & CEO of iCo...

2014-04-24 16:26:40

LONDON, April 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Leading online poker room 888poker [http://www.888poker.com ] has announced the launch of its SNAP promotion, which offers players $250,000 in Freerolls and a 1st prize 'Fighter Jet Flight Package', where lucky winners head to Prague for a once-in-a-lifetime fighter jet ride. The promotion, which will run 24th April - 20th May 2014, will celebrate the launch of SNAP, 888poker's fast-fold poker format, available on PC and mobile....


Latest Games Reference Libraries

Joss JP1
2014-06-18 06:48:19

The Joss JP1 was produced by Joss Developments Limited and was designated Australia’s first supercar. The company was founded by Matthew Thomas, a long time designer who worked for popular companies such as Bentley, Aston Martin, Jaguar and Stewart Grand Prix. A test vehicle, the JT1 was designed, manufactured and released in 2004. At the Adelaide and Sydney Motor Shows, the JP1 received good reviews, launching Joss as a contender in the supercar production market. The JT1 prototypes...

iQue Player
2013-08-05 13:29:37

The iQue Player was developed by Nintendo and manufactured by iQue as a video game console. The Chinese name for the iQue is Shen You Ji (Devine Gaming Machine). The console is in the shape of a controller that plugs directly into a television. An accessory is available for multiplayer use. It is sold exclusively in China and was released on November 17, 2003. The game cartridges contained a built in 64 MB flash card that plugged into the console / controller. Upon release of the unit,...

Bally Astrocade
2013-04-28 10:15:51

The Bally Astrocade is a video game console and simple computer combination manufactured by Midway. The original name was the Bally Home Library Computer released in 1977 by mail order only, but shipments were delayed and the system was renamed the Bally Professional Arcade. In 1979 Bally sold the Consumer Product Division and a partnership was formed and in 1981 the system was released as the Bally Computer System. In 1982 the name was changed to the Bally Astrocade and production of the...

Nintendo Entertainment System
2013-03-26 12:25:30

The Nintendo Entertainment System, or NES for short, is an 8-bit video game console that was released in 1983 in Japan, 1985 in North America, 1986 in Europe, and 1987 in Australia. It was manufactured by Nintendo, originally called Famicom. The initial plans of the Famicom was to be a 16-bit computer with keyboard and floppy disc drive, but Nintendo president decided to build a cartridge-based game console instead. The Famicom was released on July 15, 1983 with Donkey Kong, Donkey Kong...

Sega Dreamcast
2013-03-16 09:06:37

The Dreamcast is a video game console released by Sega in November 1998 in Japan, September 1999 in North America, October 1999 in Europe, and November 1999 in Australia. In the first 24 hours of release 225,132 units were sold and a total of 500,000 in the first two weeks. On January 31, 2001, Sega announced it would discontinue the production of the Dreamcast in March 2001 and concentrate solely on software. Even though the console production was discontinued, Sega of Japan still...

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Word of the Day
tesla
  • The unit of magnetic flux density in the International System of Units, equal to the magnitude of the magnetic field vector necessary to produce a force of one newton on a charge of one coulomb moving perpendicular to the direction of the magnetic field vector with a velocity of one meter per second. It is equivalent to one weber per square meter.
This word is named for Nikola Tesla, the inventor, engineer, and futurist.