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2014-01-09 23:02:36

Sudoku +++ from Deverai will ring in 2014 as the #1 sudoku app in the App Store’s Brain & Puzzle Category. The globally popular no-cost app offers an array of special features, including: unlimited puzzles, five difficulty levels, pencil marks, auto-save, statistics, leaderboards, and an amazing “Newspaper Mode” that lets users take a photo of any paper puzzle and play it via the app. Cupertino, CA (PRWEB) January 09, 2014 Deverai, the dynamic German-based design and development...

2013-11-06 23:26:38

The “Spheroku” mobile game application was featured on NewsWatch as part of its popular segment, AppWatch, that takes a look at the latest and coolest mobile applications and services on the iOS and Android market. Andrew Tropeano, host of AppWatch, conducted the app review and shared with viewers how the game is mentally challenging and fun for people of all ages. Washington, DC (PRWEB) November 06, 2013 The “Spheroku” mobile game application was featured on NewsWatch as part of...

2013-09-19 23:01:43

Physicist Robert Lang, the world's foremost paper-folding artist, will present "The Mathematics of Origami" at Lafayette College in Easton, Pa. Easton, PA (PRWEB) September 19, 2013 The ancient art of paper folding has gone high-tech and a new exhibit at Lafayette College features an amazing collection of sculptures that blend math and science with the practice of origami from some of the planet’s most extreme paper-folding artists. Called Crease, Fold and Bend the...

Photographers Could Utilize Sudoku Tech To Copyright Images
2013-09-05 12:55:47

Peter Suciu for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Sudoku, the logic-based combinatorial number-placement puzzle, often challenges players, but now its layout could be used to solve another problem – theft of copyrighted images. Shamsul Khalid of the Universiti Tun Hussein Onn Malaysia, in Johor, and his colleagues have created a new watermarking technology that is based on the permutation rules that are used to solve the numerical puzzles known as Sudoku. This could result in a new...

2013-06-24 23:26:10

The Puzzle App Top 5 list for kids together with the Book App Top 5 list have been released on Kids Activities Blog. Moms are sharing their kid's favorite apps this summer. Dallas, TX (PRWEB) June 23, 2013 Summer travel means keeping kids busy until the destination has been reached. The Puzzle App Top 5 list for kids and the Book App Top 5 list do exactly that and more. These mom recommended apps keep kids engaged, quiet and they even sneak in learning opportunities. A perfect win-win...

2012-07-18 23:03:50

The First Two Player Sudoku Game Comes to Facebook London, UK (PRWEB) July 18, 2012 Challenger Sudoku is the first two player Sudoku game that lets players challenge their friends and others on Facebook to complete a Sudoku puzzle with greater speed, strategic thinking and cunning than their opponents. While retaining the familiar layout of Sudoku´s nine box grids it also borrows familiar gaming elements from traditional games such as Battleships, Scrabble and Chess as well as modern...

2011-12-22 08:00:00

Latest update to Thumb Wizard's Sudoku Puzzle Packs game offers players a top ranked game which displays impressive features and performance for iPhone and iPad West Bloomfield, MI (PRWEB) December 22, 2011 The popular Sudoku App for iPad & iPhone, Sudoku Puzzle Packs has recently been updated by the Michigan based development company Thumb Wizards, makers of top-ranked entertainment apps for iPhone, iPad and iPod iTouch.   Owner of Thumb Wizards, Mark Perkins, has announced the...

2011-02-25 16:00:00

HAMPTON, Va., Feb. 25, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Some would say, it's only a paper moon, crane, rose, Hercules Beetle or stellated icosahedron, but it's not make believe. There are advanced mathematical techniques in today's origami sculptures, the centuries-old Japanese art of paper folding. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20081007/38461LOGO) On Tuesday, March 1, at NASA's Langley Research Center in Hampton, Robert Lang, a pioneer in computational origami, will present...

2009-10-24 17:27:00

PHILADELPHIA, Oct. 24 /PRNewswire/ -- Tammy McLeod of Los Angeles, California, was crowned the U.S. Sudoku Champion today at the third-annual Philadelphia Inquirer Sudoku National Championship in Philadelphia. McLeod won the championship by solving an advanced puzzle in a time of 7 minutes; 41 seconds and took home a $10,000 cash prize. In addition to the $10,000 first place cash prize, McLeod earned a spot on the U.S. World Sudoku Team and will compete in the Fifth Annual World...


Word of the Day
mallemaroking
  • Nautical, the visiting and carousing of sailors in the Greenland ships.
This word is apparently from a confusion of two similar Dutch words: 'mallemerok,' a foolish woman, and 'mallemok,' a name for some persons among the crew of a whaling vessel.