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2014-09-08 16:24:02

NEW YORK, Sept. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Scientific Games Corporation (NASDAQ: SGMS) ("Scientific Games" or the "Company") today announced that it has signed an extension of its contract with the Colorado Lottery to continue as a provider of instant lottery games and related services. Under the agreement with the Colorado Lottery, Scientific Games will continue as the Lottery's primary instant game provider for three additional years beginning July 1, 2014. Laura Solano, Director,...

2014-09-08 16:22:37

STAMFORD, Conn., Sept. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Marvel's superheroes -- Captain America, Spider-Man, Iron Man, Thor, The Incredible Hulk and the Avengers -- have collectively saved the world countless times. Charter brings these heroes of Marvel's cinematic universe to Charter On Demand through September 23. Over the years, Marvel's men (and women) have become kings and queens of the box office. Who doesn't love to see Spidey or Iron Man tackle issues that are too tough for ordinary...

2014-09-04 12:26:26

MELROSE PARK, Ill., Sept. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Stern Pinball, Inc., the world's oldest and largest producer of arcade-quality pinball machines, announced today that the latest production of its popular Metallica Pro pinball machine has been upfitted with vivid, energy-efficient LED lighting. The addition of LEDs to Metallica Pro further enhances the already critically-acclaimed game experience with its notoriously fast tempos, aggressive audio tracks, and smooth ball flows. All...

2014-09-03 23:13:44

Indoor golf simulators growing trend as HD home theatres for families looking to create multi-use spaces. Visit High Definition Golf™ in booth 1350 at the Custom Electronic Design & Installation Association Expo (CEDIA) from September 11 – 13 in Denver, Colorado where they will demonstrate how easily HD Golf™ simulators can be designed, integrated and installed into a variety of homes and residential properties. Vaughan, ON (PRWEB) September 03, 2014 One of the hottest trends in...

2014-09-03 23:10:45

Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania-based InventHelp is working to submit the Goody Booty Wash to companies in the hopes of a good faith evaluation. PITTSBURGH, PA (PRWEB) September 03, 2014 Using toilet paper to clean your behind after going to the bathroom is not only uncomfortable and often ineffective, but it’s wasteful. "This inspired me to design a better way to make sure everything is clean and sanitary back there," said an inventor from Brooklyn, N.Y. The Goody Booty Wash...

2014-09-03 16:27:56

LONDON and NEW YORK, Sept. 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Can you dig it? King Digital Entertainment plc (NYSE: KING), a leading interactive entertainment company for the mobile world and creator of global sensations Candy Crush Saga and Farm Heroes Saga, will entice more casual gamers to "mine" for fun as it launches its delightful digging adventure Diamond Digger Saga. In Diamond Digger Saga, players will blast, dig and explore their way through dozens of dazzlingly vibrant underground...

2014-09-02 23:08:38

Young Colorado 3rd Basemen Teams Up with High Performance Bracing & Support Company Irvine, CA (PRWEB) September 02, 2014 ZAMST, a leader in high-performance sports prevention/protective equipment, announced today a worldwide endorsement deal with professional baseball star Nolan Arenado. Widely considered to be one of today’s best young baseball players, Arenado will be working with Zamst to continue their growth within the baseball specific product category. Arenado was selected...

2014-09-02 16:24:15

TORONTO, Sept. 2, 2014 /CNW/ - The Canadian Cancer Society is calling on hockey fans in Ontario to put their knowledge of the game to the test in Million Dollar Hockey Pool, Canada's first major charitable sports pool to offer a $1 million prize. Sports broadcasters Jay Onrait and Dan O'Toole, hockey legends Doug Gilmour and Brad Marsh and a team of underwater hockey players joined the Canadian Cancer Society today at a downtown pool to launch this new online hockey pool that will...

2014-09-02 12:25:56

The World's Leading Maker of Arcade Quality Pinball Machines Teams With Star Trek Star Karl Urban (Bones) MELROSE PARK, Ill., Sept. 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Stern Pinball, Inc., the world's oldest and largest producer of arcade-quality pinball games, announced today the highly anticipated release of Star Trek new game code. The code contains new speech, light shows, and in-game features to improve earnings and the game experience. The new speech package contains Karl Urban...

2014-08-31 23:04:44

Sonic Bomb Jr. extra-loud alarm clock flashes and vibrates to wake up back-to-school kids for under forty bucks. Troy, MI (PRWEB) August 31, 2014 School supplies, check. New clothes, check. Forget anything? Wake up call - after a summer of sleeping in, it takes something special to get kids up and moving for school. Sonic Bomb Jr. provides an extra-loud 102dB alarm loud enough to wake even deep-sleeping teenagers. In addition to the extra loud alarm, Sonic Bomb Jr. comes equipped with a...


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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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