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2014-02-11 23:27:23

New forum provides the Iranian technology community with new opportunities to contribute to the global discussion on Internet governance. (PRWEB) February 11, 2014 IJMA3 and the Tehran ICT Guild Organization (TIG) have collaborated to launch the Persian Internet Governance Forum (Persian IGF), the first entity in the region to highlight the importance of Internet openness and its effects on economic growth in the Persian region. The Persian IGF is one of the latest additions to the...

2011-03-02 22:30:00

SAN FRANCISCO, March 2, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Swedish developer Mojang's acclaimed 3D world-building sandbox title, Minecraft was a big winner at the 13th Annual Independent Games Festival tonight at Game Developers Conference in San Francisco, earning the Seumas McNally Grand Prize for Best Independent Game, as well as the community-voted Audience Award. In a diverse set of award-winners, other Independent Games Festival award recipients included Frictional Games' psychological horror...

2010-03-11 22:55:00

SAN FRANCISCO, March 11 /PRNewswire/ -- Pocketwatch Games' stylish co-op caper, Monaco, was the big winner at the Twelfth Annual Independent Games Festival, which was hosted by the Game Developers Conference (GDC) at the Moscone Convention Center in San Francisco. Monaco received the top award at the ceremony, earning the $20,000 Seumas McNally Grand Prize for Best Independent Game, as well as the award for Excellence in Design. Other IGF award recipients for 2010, as judged by over 170...

2010-01-26 08:03:00

SAN FRANCISCO, Jan. 26 /PRNewswire/ -- The 2010 Independent Games Festival Mobile (IGF Mobile), an event that celebrates innovation in games for Apple's iPhone, other cell phone and smartphone operating systems (OS), Nintendo DS, Sony PlayStation Portable, and other handheld devices, has named the finalists for its third annual competition, with a host of outstanding portable titles showcased this year. This year's IGF Mobile marks a record number of entries with 170 titles submitted for...

Word of the Day
  • Scandinavian punch made of claret and aquavit with spices and raisins and orange peel and sugar.
This word comes from the Swedish 'glogg,' which is an alteration of 'glodgat,' mulled (wine).