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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,...

2014-09-05 16:21:28

DETROIT, Sept. 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- DTE Energy will host its inaugural five-day DTE Cares Week, a companywide service project, to positively impact the communities DTE serves. Sept. 8 - 12, more than 600 employees from across the state will volunteer to help non-profit organizations. They will provide at least 5,000 hours of service by working at more than 30 sites in Ann Arbor, Metro Detroit, West Michigan and Huron County. Volunteers will participate in a variety of...

2014-09-02 23:05:25

Lottery operators have faced increasing external competition from alternate forms of gambling over the past five years. For this reason, industry research firm IBISWorld has updated its report on the Lotteries industry in Australia. Melbourne, Australia (PRWEB) September 02, 2014 The performance of the Lotteries industry in Australia has fluctuated over the past five years. Industry revenue is estimated to grow at a compound annual rate of 1.0% over the five years through 2014-15,...

2014-08-27 12:27:03

SaaS Platform Brings New Approach to Upgrading Software Infrastructure, Integrating Legacy Systems with Modern Applications in an Efficient Environment LOS ANGELES, Aug. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Colony Logic today announced British communications company KCOM Group will utilize CLX, a new platform that upgrades software infrastructure to next-level standards without the costs and downtime of building a system from scratch. Designed to slot seamlessly into an organization's already...

2014-08-26 12:22:17

DETROIT, Aug. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- DTE Energy President and Chief Operating Officer Steve Kurmas will provide a business update at the Barclays CEO Energy - Power Conference at 1:45 p.m. EDT Sept. 4, 2014. The conference audio and presentation materials will be available via webcast through a link on DTE Energy's website at dteenergy.com/investors. The webcast replay will be available and archived on the website. DTE Energy (NYSE: DTE) is a Detroit-based diversified energy...

2014-08-19 12:23:09

Another 773 kilowatts to be built in customer-owned program DETROIT, Aug. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- DTE Energy (NYSE: DTE) selected 84 new solar energy projects for inclusion in Phase 2 of DTE's SolarCurrents customer-owned pilot program. Phase 2 of the SolarCurrents pilot program offered an additional 2 megawatts (MW) of solar photovoltaic projects for interested customers, above the original 5 MW included in Phase 1. A total of 74 residential projects, representing 616 kilowatts...

2014-08-07 12:25:43

SPRINGFIELD, Ill., Aug. 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Illinois Lottery returns this year as Grandstand Stage Sponsor for the Illinois State Fair, August 7 - 17 in Springfield. The Lottery has been a partner with the State Fair for the past 40 years, and held its inaugural drawing on the Springfield fairgrounds August 8, 1974. Since that time, the Lottery has contributed over $18 billion to the Common School Fund and to the Capital Projects Fund....

2014-08-06 08:25:50

First utility to offer interactive real-time tool for customers to understand their energy usage DETROIT, Aug. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- DTE Energy today unveiled its free DTE Insight energy efficiency app that allows its electric customers to better understand how they use and manage their energy. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140806/133964 DTE Insight links customers' iPhones and Android phones to their advanced meters to help them discover their energy usage in real time. More than...

2014-07-31 23:23:01

Ticketability.com, a trusted online provider, is featuring MLB baseball tickets for sale at discounted prices for hot teams like the LA Dodgers, Boston Red Sox, NY Yankees, Detroit Tigers, and Texas Rangers. Savings code “COUPON” can be used toward the purchase of any seats. Oshkosh, Wisconsin (PRWEB) July 31, 2014 Ticketability.com always carries a wide selection of affordably priced tickets for sports fans. The website is currently offering MLB baseball tickets for sale in a range...

2014-07-28 13:08:49

USC Marshall School of Business Marshall professor's research shows Craigslist's impact on Ticketmaster Scalping gets a bad rap. For years, artists and concert promoters have stigmatized ticket resale as a practice that unfairly hurts their own sales and forces fans to pay exorbitant prices for tickets to sold-out concerts. But is that always true? A new study by Victor Bennett, assistant professor of management and organization at the USC Marshall School of Business, along with...


Word of the Day
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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