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2014-09-23 08:28:04

One-Hour Television Special to debut on BACK9NETWORK, DIRECTV Channel 262, Wednesday, October 1 CARLSBAD, Calif., Sept. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Ashworth Golf, the most authentic golf brand dedicated to bringing modern style to the golf course, today announced the Ashworth Majors Roundtable, a long-form television production featuring all six of the brand's major champions and tour staff professionals: Fred Couples, Justin Rose, Retief Goosen, Stewart Cink, Justin Leonard and Paul...

2014-09-22 12:24:37

PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla., Sept. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- United States Ryder Cup Captain Tom Watson, his three Vice Captains and the 12-member U.S. Team, have made a $2.75 million commitment to the 2014 Ryder Cup Outreach Program, which impacts designated charities and youth golf development programs across the country. Since 1999 - spanning seven Ryder Cups - the Outreach Program has contributed more than $20 million to over 160 designated charities. "To serve as both a Captain and player...

2014-09-17 12:24:33

LPGA pro and Top 50 Golf Digest instructor will make their debut from the SiriusXM studios in New York on September 24 NEW YORK, Sept. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- SiriusXM today announced that LPGA star Natalie Gulbis and top instructor Debbie Doniger will team up to host a new monthly show on SiriusXM PGA TOUR Radio (XM channel 93, Sirius channel 208). http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20101014/NY82093LOGO Doniger and Gulbis will make their debut live from the SiriusXM studios...

2014-09-17 08:27:29

PORT-LOUIS, Mauritius, September 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Heritage Resorts has been chosen to host the prestigious international AfrAsia Bank Mauritius Golf Open which will take place from 7th to 10th May 2015 on Heritage Golf Club golf course. The official launch was held on Friday 26th of August 2014 at the C Beach Club at Heritage Resorts located at Domaine de Bel Ombre. This world-class golf tournament will become the first ever tri-sanctioned tournament endorsed by the...

2014-09-16 16:25:40

Partnerships with Hyde Bellagio and Zappos.com bring new pool experiences to fans LAS VEGAS, Sept. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The 2014 edition of Shriners Hospitals for Children Open will have a new look and feel with several fan enhancements throughout the event, including the first public pools to ever be featured on the PGA TOUR in the Zappos.com Fan Experience. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140916/146478 "We wanted to really take a page from the energy in Las Vegas and...

2014-09-16 12:26:24

Power-packed conference gathers trailblazers and emerging leaders to tackle leadership collaboration and the sexes NEW YORK, Sept. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Women: Inspiration and Enterprise Symposium (WIE), the global conference and community to empower the future generation of women leaders, will feature a star-studded line-up of industry luminaries at its fifth annual event on September 19, at Dolce Vita's stunning showroom in Soho, New York. For the first time, WIE will engage...

2014-09-15 23:08:39

Glen Abbey Golf Academy is leading the golf world by being the first in Canada to incorporate revolutionary golf technology into its training programs (PRWEB) September 15, 2014 Glen Abbey Golf Club would like to announce that they have partnered with Scot.W.R. Nei and Lori Heller of RoboGolfPro to make the RoboGolfPro robotic swing technology part of their world famous teaching academy. The Glen Abbey Golf Club welcomes the public golfer and ClubLink Members alike and has been a grand...

2014-09-15 12:25:50

Two of Palos Verdes Peninsula's Most Prized Gems Team Up to Offer Added Options and Exclusive Experiences for Golfers and Vacationers RANCHO PALOS VERDES, Calif., Sept. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Terranea Resort, A Destination Hotel, and Trump National Golf Club, Los Angeles, are pleased to announce a new strategic partnership agreement that will bring together two of Southern California's most celebrated coastal golf vacation destinations....

2014-09-15 04:20:54

WALLDORF, Germany, Sept. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- With one year to go until the 2015 Solheim Cup and as the official global technology partner, SAP SE (NYSE: SAP) today previewed its plans to drive a new digital golf experience at one of the most prestigious tournaments in women's golf. As a first step with this initiative, a new Solheim Cup 2015 mobile app for fan engagement powered by SAP HANA® Cloud Platform was unveiled at the Solheim Cup Charity Promotion Event taking place...

2014-09-12 12:24:05

PGA Tour Professional Lucas Glover to Make Special Appearance PITTSBURGH, Sept. 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Golf Galaxy, a full-line, specialty golf retailer, announces its plans to open its store in Cary, NC. The grand opening celebration is slated for September 19(th) thru the 21(st )at Parkside Town Commons (1030 Parkside Main Street). New store hours will be Monday through Saturday 10:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m., and Sunday 10:00a.m. to 6p.m. "We are extremely excited about our newest...


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Magnavox Odyssey
2013-04-27 08:11:36

The Magnavox Odyssey was the first home video console produced in the world. It was manufactured by Magnavox and released in August 1972. The unit was discontinued in 1975 with a total of 330,000 systems sold. Its successor was the Magnavox Odyssey 2. A working prototype of the console was finished in 1968, known as the brown box. This prototype is displayed at the Smithsonian Institution’s National Museum of American History located in Washington D.C.. The Odyssey connected to a...

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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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