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2014-01-30 08:28:41

New Mobile Game Provides The Ultimate Sports Fan Experience LOS ANGELES, Jan. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Sony Pictures Television today extended a challenge to sports fans worldwide with the launch of the new "Sports Jeopardy!" mobile game. Available today across iOS and Android platforms, the "Sports Jeopardy!" app offers sports fanatics the chance to see how they stack up against the competition with the high quality game experience that comes with the Jeopardy! brand. (Logo:...

2013-09-03 23:03:48

Rubber Soul Is Available in Print and eBook for Amazon Kindle, Barnes and Noble Nook, Apple iBooks, Kobo Books, Google Play and Sony Reader Store Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) September 03, 2013 Premier Digital Publishing is proud to announce the publication of Rubber Soul by Rock ‘N Roll legend Greg Kihn in print (ISBN 978-1-62467-094-7,$16.99) and eBook (ISBN 978-1-62467-093-0, $9.99). Greg Kihn continues to pioneer the rock thriller genre with Rubber Soul, an exhilarating ride through...

2013-05-11 23:01:51

Voices Against Brain Cancer commends Baylor University student for appearing on Jeopardy despite suffering from a brain tumor. New York, NY (PRWEB) May 11, 2013 On May 11, Voices Against Brain Cancer, an organization dedicated to brain cancer research and advocacy, commends Taylor Roth on her recent appearance on Jeopardy, a popular trivia game television show, despite suffering from an inoperable brain tumor. According to Dallas News, Taylor Roth has lived with an inoperable brain tumor...

2011-06-03 05:30:00

"Watson," the IBM computer that was made famous for beating two human competitors on the long-running popular game show "Jeopardy," has been named "Ëœperson' of the year by the Webby Awards. The Webbys, which honor Internet achievement, announced the special honors on Thursday. Watson will be among several honorees at the 15th annual Webby Awards ceremony held on June 13 at the Hammerstein Ballroom in NYC, hosted by Lisa Kudrow. The show will stream live on numerous outlets,...

2011-04-04 07:15:00

LAS VEGAS, April 4, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- A panel discussion on Watson -- the IBM computer that won on the television game show Jeopardy! -- is scheduled as part of the Trivia Championships of North America (TCONA). Ken Jennings and Brad Rutter are slated to describe their strategy against the machine, and IBM researcher Dr. Gerald Tesauro will talk about how the Watson system was taught to play the game, at 1:00 p.m. on Saturday, July 9, 2011 in Las Vegas, Nevada. The strategy session...

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