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2014-07-22 08:27:58

Treasure Match is a free gaming app that allows the player with the highest score "of the day" to win the new iPhone 6 on the day of it's release SAN DIEGO, July 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- "I will personally go to the Apple Store myself and wait in line just like everybody else," said CEO Oliver Galang. Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140721/129014Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140721/129015 Treasure Match has just released its newest version on the App Store...

2014-07-22 08:26:47

Professional Athletes Helping to Redirect Some of the $2B in Fantasy Sports Prizes to Deserving Nonprofits BOSTON, July 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Meaningful Wins, LLC today announced the launch its one-of-a-kind platform targeting the 40 million Americans who play fantasy sports, allowing them to turn their league entry fee into a donation for the nonprofit of their choice. Fantasy players spend an average of 8 hours a week competing for $2 billion worth of prizes. By encouraging...

2014-07-21 23:10:47

Dr. John Lloyd of Lloyd Industries, Inc. announced today that football head injuries and concussions can be reduced up to 50 percent with their new helmet safety breakthrough. San Antonio, FL (PRWEB) July 21, 2014 Dr. John Lloyd PhD of Lloyd Industries, Inc. announced their latest breakthrough in football helmet safety today. The unique new helmet technology promises to provide up to 50 percent more protection against football head injuries and concussions. The technology has wide...

2014-07-21 23:10:07

Surftech embarks on the next 25 years of pioneering Surf, Stand Up Paddling and Paddleboarding with a number of new technologies, products and programs. Santa Cruz, CA (PRWEB) July 21, 2014 August 2014 marks a major milestone for Surftech as they celebrate their 25th anniversary as a leader in the manufacturing of surfboards, stand up paddleboards and paddleboards. Surftech was founded in 1989 in Santa Cruz after developing a revolutionary way of building composite surfboards. The boards...

2014-07-21 23:08:10

Sky Zone invites members of the U.S. Congress to work out their differences on the Dodgeball court during a special Red, White & Blue match following the Ultimate Dodgeball Championship. LAS VEGAS (PRWEB) July 21, 2014 Politics divide, Ultimate Dodgeball unites. That’s the rationale behind an open invitation to members of the U.S. Congress from Sky Zone, the creator of Ultimate Dodgeball – a trampoline-infused twist on the school-yard classic. Sky Zone will host a Red, White &...

2014-07-21 23:07:08

The Indianapolis Colts have been rejuvenated by the talents of quarterback Andrew Luck, and they have their eyes set on the National Football League's biggest prize. Colts individual game tickets are now available at TicketProcess.com. (PRWEB) July 21, 2014 Coming off one of the most thrilling comebacks in NFL playoff history, it is clear that the Colts are a team full of talent with a clear plan in place. Fans who purchase tickets to one or more of their home games in 2014 will bear...

2014-07-21 23:03:48

The Seattle Seahawks are the toast of the Northwest after a dominating championship season that put them on the top of everyone's power rankings. The 2014 season will be a lot different than the prior one, as they are now wearing a giant target on their backs, tickets for the Seattle Seahawks 2014 home games are now available at TicketProcess.com. (PRWEB) July 21, 2014 Quarterback Russell Wilson seems to accomplish great tasks with an ease and effortlessness that must make many of...

2014-07-21 23:02:41

Ticket Down has cut ticket prices for the following matches in conjunction with the 2014 International Champions Cup: Olympiacos FC vs. AC Milan; Manchester United FC vs. AS Roma; Real Madrid CF vs. FC Inter Milan; AC Milan vs. Manchester City FC; FC Milan vs. Manchester United FC; Read Madrid CF vs. AS Roma; Liverpool FC vs. Manchester City FC; Manhester United vs. Real Madrid; FC Inter Milan vs. AS Roma; Manchester City vs. Olympiacos FC; Manchester United vs. Real Madrid and Liverpool...

2014-07-21 23:02:37

Data sharing and product integration to bring next generation products to the wrestling world. Minneapolis, MN (PRWEB) July 21, 2014 Sport Ngin, developers of the NGIN platform that powers youth and amateur sports in North America, and TrackWrestling.com, the leader in event, team and athlete data management for the sport of wrestling, announced today that they have entered into a multi-year partnership to integrate their data and core products to greatly enhance the user experience for...

2014-07-21 23:02:26

One of Nation’s Largest Youth Football Programs Steps Forward to Protect Its Players Bethesda, MD (PRWEB) July 21, 2014 The North Georgia Youth Football Association (NGYFA) has endorsed the use of Brain Sentry helmet-mounted impact sensors that alert when an athlete suffers an unusually rapid – and potentially dangerous – acceleration of the head. The devices, which also help to monitor hits, have been recommended to parents and guardians of players in the NGYFA for use in the 2014...


Latest Sports Reference Libraries

Agricultural Show
2013-08-21 06:49:05

An Agricultural Show is a public event and is synonymous with the term state and county fairs. Agricultural shows exhibit all things pertaining to agriculture including equipment, animals, sports, and recreation. Livestock entered into the show is judged for various merits with ribbons being awarded. Competitions are held as well as trading of equipment and breeding stock. Agricultural shows are an intricate part of life in small country towns or other farming communities. The shows can...

Southern Cricket Frog, Acris gryllus
2013-07-26 13:49:45

The Southern Cricket Frog (Acris gryllus) is a small Hylid frog that is native to the Southeastern United States. It's very similar in appearance and habits to the Northern Cricket Frog, Acris crepitans, and was previously conspecific. The scientific name Acris is from the Greek word for locust, and the species name gryllus is Latin for cricket. The Southern Cricket Frog is approximately 0.75 to 1.5 inches. It has a pointed snout. The hind leg is more than half of the body length when...

European Free-tailed Bat, Tadarida teniotis or Tadarida insignis
2013-06-18 12:46:10

The European free-tailed bat (Tadarida teniotis or Tadarida insignis) is a species of free-tailed bat that is native to many areas in the Old World. It was reportedly seen in Korea in 1931, but no other reports have been recorded since that year. The body length of this species reaches between 3.3 inches and 3.7 inches, with a wing length of up to 2.5 inches. The European free-tailed bat appears on the IUCN Red List with a conservation status of “Least Concern.” Image Caption: European...

Big-eared Woolly Bat, Chrotopterus auritus
2012-07-17 11:09:49

The big-eared woolly bat (Chrotopterus auritus), also known as Peter’s woolly false vampire bat and the false woolly vampire bat, is the only member of its genus. It is native to South and Central America, with a range that includes southern Brazil, Paraguay, and southern Mexico to Argentina. It prefers a habitat within subtropical forests, roosting in hollow logs and caves. The big-eared woolly bat is large, making it a rather slow flier. It will fly at altitudes of up to 6.5 feet. It...

Natterer's Bat, Myotis nattereri
2012-06-25 17:20:04

Natterer's bat (Myotis nattereri) is a small bat that is native to Europe. Typically, this bat bears brown fur on the back, wing, and leg membranes, with the wings appearing to be lighter in color. The underbelly is white in color. Its name is derived from Johann Natterer, an Austrian naturalist. As is typical with bats, Natterer’s bat uses echolocation to navigate and find food. The frequencies of its calls range between 23 and 115 kHz and can last up to 3.8 milliseconds. During the hot...

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  • In music, a work for a keyboard-instrument, like the pianoforte or organ, originally intended to utilize and display varieties of touch: but the term has been extended so as to include many irregular works, similar to the prelude, the fantasia, and the improvisation.
This word is Italian in origin, coming from the feminine past participle of 'toccare,' to touch.
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