SAN DIEGO – August 29, 2012 – GUNNAR Optiks, the world’s leading manufacturer of computer eyewear, today announced the launch of three new Fall-fashion styles for its computer line: Haus, Joule and Vinyl. The rectangular Haus is available in Onyx, Onyx Fade and Tortoise, the oval-shaped Joule in Onyx, Tortoise and Amethyst, and Vinyl in Onyx, all priced at an MSRP of US$99. Available in 20/20 or prescription (facilitated by Carl Zeiss Vision) with GUNNAR’s patented lens technology, the new additions combine form and function with style to reduce eye fatigue and stress, common side-effects of computer vision syndrome and digital eye fatigue that affects over 100 million Americans today.
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Wikets passes over 3 million social recommendations with simplified mobile shopping
LEXINGTON, Mass. – August 23, 2012 – Mobile shopping company Wikets today announced the 1.3 version release for their iPhone app. This update delivers enhancements to the interface, streamlining the experience for shoppers and aiding in product discovery. Wikets combines seamless multi-retailer shopping with community recommendations to make finding and purchasing products social and rewarding. Wikets is available on the iTunes App Store for iPhone, iPod Touch, and iPad for free.
NEW YORK – August 2, 2012 – In the wake of major consumer website hackings, three of five U.S. adults who are online say they feel that they might be vulnerable to being hacked for their online accounts. Savvy Internet users have reason to be wary when it comes to using or storing private, personal information online. In recent weeks, major consumer websites such as LinkedIn, Twitter, Yahoo, Gmail, AOL, and more have all been hacked, compromising millions of users’ passwords and the data these were intended to protect. And since 62 percent of online adults reuse the same password for more than one of their online accounts, one hacking is likely to compromise all of their data online.
RALEIGH, N.C. – August 2, 2012 – Imangi Studios today announced that Temple Run ® , originally released on the App Store one year ago today, has now been downloaded over 100 million times, with over 68 million iOS and 32 million Android devices. Free to download, Temple Run challenges players to test their reflexes as they race down ancient temple walls and along sheer cliffs to collect coins, all while jumping, running and sliding to escape the grasps of the temple dwellers and avoiding obstacles.
CONCORD, Mass. – July 11, 2012 – Tencent Boston today unveiled the first original production to come from its game development group Stomp Games. Robot Rising is a science fiction themed action role playing game designed for the browser that will initially be available on Facebook. Leveraging top Western development talent and best-of-breed online gaming know-how from the East, this initial release from the studio will deliver premium game play and full 3D graphics to the social networking masses.
SAN DIEGO – May, 17 2012 – GUNNAR Optiks, the world’s leading manufacturer of computer and gaming eyewear, together with Ubisoft announce the Tom Clancy’s Ghost Recon: Future Soldier and GUNNAR Optiks limited edition bundle, available at Best Buy from May 22 to June 5. For a limited time, instantly save $40 when purchasing Ghost Recon: Future Soldier together with a pair of GUNNAR Optiks MLG Phantom Onyx, Vayper Onyx, or RPG Gunmetal styles from BestBuy.com or Best Buy retail stores. With the help of GUNNAR Optiks, Ghost Recon fans can now display their passion for the series while reducing eye strain and fatigue resulting from marathon gaming sessions.
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MOSCOW – MAY 3, 2012 – Syncopate, a leading Russian online games publisher, today revealed that the company has signed an agreement with NEXON Co., Ltd to localize and commercially release Combat Arms, the free-to-play, online First Person Shooter (FPS) that has attained global popularity since its release in 2008. The game has achieved 28,000 and 26,000 concurrent users in Europe and North America, respectively, and will be made available to Russia’s estimated 40 million gamers through GameNet, Syncopate’s social network and distribution platform for gamers.
Deftly combining role-playing game elements with strategy, Confrontation will be available tomorrow in retail and digital stores! Discover more of its universe through the two minutes of video we invite you to discover today before throwing yourself into the intense and challenging battles of the game tomorrow!
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