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2014-05-28 12:28:25

HARTFORD, Conn., May 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Calling all cart girls and golf pros--Back9Network is giving America's best cart girls and teaching professionals a chance to take their talents from the green to the television screen. The planned golf lifestyle cable network is launching both contests this summer to choose the first contestants for Back9Network's two upcoming original series, "America's Top Cart Girls" and "America's Coolest Pros." Logo -...

2014-05-28 12:27:25

DraftKings to be the Exclusive Fantasy Sports Sponsor for the 2014 WSOP BOSTON, May 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- DraftKings, Inc., the award-winning daily fantasy sports provider, is pleased to announce a deal with the preeminent World Series of Poker. Commencing on May 27, DraftKings will be the official, and exclusive fantasy sports sponsor of the 2014 World Series of Poker. Featuring daily fantasy sports play and same-day settlement, DraftKings makes playing fantasy sports simpler...

2014-05-28 08:36:30

LONDON, May 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Kaspersky Lab experts were consulted by the developers of the latest action-adventure game, Watch Dogs [http://www.watchdogs.com ], today released worldwide by Ubisoft [http://www.ubisoft.com ], a leading producer, publisher and distributor of interactive entertainment products. Ubisoft wanted to avoid over-sensationalisation or misinterpretation of the cyber-domain, and to make the theoretical cyber-scenarios in the game, both during...

2014-05-27 23:05:26

Publishers See Up to 50% Increase in User Engagement and 70% Increase in Time on Site with the Ranker Voting Widget Los Angeles, CA. (PRWEB) May 27, 2014 Ranker.com, a Quantcast Top 200 site where users power crowdsourced "rankings of everything," announces the launch of their polling widget out of beta today. The new widget allows site owners to easily embed interactive polls, lists, and slideshows to their websites. The initial feedback has been positive: widget users report...

2014-05-27 04:21:18

RIPON, England, May 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Tidy Bingo [http://www.tidybingo.com ] isn't yet a year old but they're trying hard to make an impact in the marketplace, and as every business knows, recognition is everything. As a new business, the site isn't yet ready to sponsor a Premiership football team or similar to get their name known. However they have just announced that they will be sponsoring two netball teams from Ripon. (Photo:...

2014-05-24 23:02:25

Sonic Alert announces that three key alarm clocks are to be stocked and sold through Fry’s Electronics of San Jose, CA. Troy MI (PRWEB) May 24, 2014 Sonic Alert announces that three key alarm clocks are to be stocked and sold through Fry’s Electronics of San Jose, CA, http://www.frys.com. “The agreement is of mutual benefit and serves the interests and needs of the large market currently purchasing the range of consumer electronics from Fry’s,” says Ed Brink, director of sales...

2014-05-23 08:26:03

Scare to Care Teams Up with Runic Games, Cryptic Studios, Grinding Gear Games, Zombie Studios and Gazillion Entertainment LOS ANGELES, May 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Starting at 7:00 pm PDT today, Scare to Care kicks off its 48-hour gaming marathon fundraiser to benefit Camp Kesem, a non-profit organization that hosts yearly camps for the children of cancer patients. Streaming horror and other fan-favorite video games such as Torchlight II, Neverwinter, Path of Exile, Daylight and...

2014-05-23 08:22:35

BEIJING, May 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- NetEase, Inc. (NASDAQ: NTES) today announced that, according to Internet research firm iResearch, the NetEase Mobile News application was the No. 1 mobile news application used by consumers in China in terms of time spent. According to iResearch data, users in China spent a daily aggregate average of 600 million minutes using mobile news applications on the iOS and Android platforms in March 2014, a figure that has doubled since the same period...

2014-05-22 16:23:28

LONDON, May 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- While fast-fold versions of poker are not new, after internal and poker player research the Bodog Poker [http://www.bodog.eu ] team has seen a clear split in the type of player that use a Mac or PC compared to those that prefer a tablet or mobile device. Unsurprisingly, PCs and Macs tend to be the domain of the tournament player and those planning to play for a longer periods whereas the fast-fold version is tangibly more popular with...

2014-05-22 08:25:40

LOS ANGELES, May 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- IMAX Corporation (NYSE:IMAX; TSX:IMX), Paramount Pictures and Platinum Dunes today announced that the highly anticipated Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, starring Will Arnett and Megan Fox, will be digitally re-mastered into the immersive IMAX(®) format and released by Paramount into select international IMAX(®) theatres starting August 8. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20111107/MM01969LOGO In this modern-day iteration of the popular...


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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omphalos
  • The navel or umbilicus.
  • In Greek archaeology: A central boss, as on a shield, a bowl, etc.
  • A sacred stone in the temple of Apollo at Delphi, believed by the Greeks to mark the 'navel' or exact center-point of the earth.
'Omphalos' comes from the ancient Greek.
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