IXL Releases Adaptive Middle School Science and Social Studies Curriculum for 6th through 8th Grade

SAN MATEO, Calif. – January 18, 2017 – Today, IXL Learning, the K–12 learning program used by 1 in 9 U.S. students, announced the introduction of adaptive science and social studies content for grades 6–8. Each skill in the curriculum leads students through a series of concepts using multi-stage challenges, which they complete by answering interactive questions. This progression helps students build mastery of complex topics, while the challenges make the learning process engaging. With this release, IXL now offers science and social studies for grades 2–8 and math and English language arts for grades pre-K–12.

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Candleman Gets Lit on February 1, Available Exclusively on Xbox One

Amid darkness and danger, help Candleman navigate his way to the distant light with only 10 seconds to glow

BEIJING — January 18, 2017 — How far can you travel alone in the dark? Candleman, published by E-Home Entertainment and developed by Spotlightor Interactive, launches in over 28 regions including North America on Feb. 1, 2017. The puzzle platformer will place players in control of a little candle tasked with finding the way through each dark adventure with only 10 seconds of candlelight per level. Available exclusively on Xbox One for $14.99 USD, Candleman is an odyssey through things that go bump in the night.

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The Race to Total World Domination in Immortal Conquest Begins; Now Available on the App Store and Google Play

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NetEase’s latest western mobile game release is an episodic warring strategy MMO made up of shifting alliances and far reaching kingdoms

BRISBANE, Calif. – Jan. 12, 2017 – NetEase, Inc. (NASDAQ: NTES) has today announced the launch of Immortal Conquest, a free to download, terrain-based strategy game, on iOS and Android devices in the United States, Canada, Australia and New Zealand. Featuring an interactive and massive world map made up of two-million pieces of land, over 300 powerful heroes, and real-time multiplayer gameplay, Immortal Conquest challenges players to work together towards ultimate victory in a dynamic and ever-changing universe.

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CES 2017: Nyko Debuts New Line of PSVR, Vive, and Game Console Accessories

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Nyko reveals latest designs for charging, storage, and more for VR and leading game consoles at Westgate North Tower Suite #15121

LOS ANGELES – January 5, 2017 – Inventive video game accessories manufacturer Nyko Technologies today unveiled a new line of game console and VR accessories at the 2017 Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas for PlayStation®VR, HTC Vive™, Xbox One™ S, and PlayStation®4 Slim and Pro editions. The new VR products include Charge Block for PSVR, a drop and charge solution for controllers, and VR Halo, a padded slip-on cover for Vive controllers designed to protect your gear from daily wear and tear. Nyko also unveiled an updated version of its popular Data Bank Pro storage solution for the PS4 Slim and PS4 Pro, and Modular Charge Station S for the new Xbox One S. All products are set to launch in 2017.

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Candleman, an Illuminating Puzzle Platformer Coming Soon to Xbox One

With only 10 seconds of light to burn, guide the lone Candleman through enchanted dark environments to find the distant light

BEIJING – January 4, 2017 – What can you accomplish with only 10 seconds of light? Candleman, developed by Spotlightor Interactive in association with E-Home Entertainment, will challenge players to guide a vulnerable candle on a perilous adventure through dark and shadowy environments. Set for release in early 2017 exclusively on Xbox One, Candleman must find his way through enchanted worlds on a tightrope between light and dark with only one luxury – 10 seconds of candlelight, to be used sparingly in each in-game level.

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Changhong H2, World’s First Molecular Identification and Sensing Smartphone with a Miniaturized, Integrated Material Sensor, Unveiled at CES

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Changhong, Analog Devices, and Consumer Physics Collaborate to Revolutionize Mobile Phones; Eat Healthier, Live Better, and Explore More with SCiO Material Sensing Technology in your Phone

CONSUMER ELECTRONICS SHOW – Las Vegas – January 4, 2017 – Changhong H2, the world’s first material sensing smartphone, has today been unveiled at the 2017 Consumer Electronics Show. Sichuan Changhong Electric Co. (Changhong), a leading supplier of consumer electronics in Asia, has collaborated with Analog Devices Inc. (ADI), a global leader in designing and manufacturing semiconductor products and solutions and Consumer Physics, Inc. to integrate breakthrough SCiO material sensing technology into mobile phones. Launching in 2017, Changhong H2 and its advanced molecular material sensing and identification technology will, for the first time in human history, allow consumers to scan material and immediately receive actionable insights based on its underlying chemical composition, exploring their physical surroundings as never before. Continue reading Changhong H2, World’s First Molecular Identification and Sensing Smartphone with a Miniaturized, Integrated Material Sensor, Unveiled at CES

Danish Creator Rokoko Aims to Revolutionize the Motion Capture Industry — Unveils the Smartsuit Pro

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Innovative Product Design Breaks Down Cost and Accessibility Barriers Associated with Professional-Grade Motion Capture for Film and Videogame Industry; Smartsuit Pro is Now Available for Pre-Orders

COPENHAGEN and SAN FRANCISCO – December 13, 2016 – Rokoko Electronics Inc, a Danish hardware and software innovator, today unveiled the technical details of its flagship product — the breakthrough Smartsuit Pro — and opened pre-orders on http://rokoko.com/. Members of the film and videogame industries who rely on motion capture (mocap) for technical tasks such as pre-visualization, 3D modeling and character animation will be amazed by the immense functionality of the suit. Traditionally limited to the upper-echelon of film and game studios, Rokoko’s Smartsuit Pro aims to disrupt the marketplace with solutions beginning at $2245 (US).

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Nyko Miniboss Wireless Controller for NES Classic Edition Now Available

 

First third-party wireless controller and six-foot Extend Link cable can now be purchased at Nyko.com, Amazon, Toys“R”Us®, and GameStop

LOS ANGELES – December 13, 2016 – Inventive console accessories manufacturer Nyko today announced that Miniboss, a wireless controller for the NES Classic Edition game console, is now available at Nyko.com, Amazon.com, GameStop.com, and in GameStop stores. Miniboss is the first third-party, rechargeable, wireless controller available at the console’s launch, allowing complete wireless freedom of up to 30 feet for a purchase price of MSRP $24.99. Nyko’s Extend Link, a six foot extension cable for the wired Nintendo NES Classic controller that triples its reach, is also available today at Nyko.com, Amazon.com, GameStop.com, and in GameStop stores for MSRP $9.99. The Miniboss wireless controller will also be available at Toysrus.com and in Toys“R”Us® stores this month.

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