Summary Temple Run is the latest game to hit more than 1 billion downloads on mobile devices, the original game launched back in 2011, and it has taken less than three years to hit 1 billion downloads. The game was originally built by just three people at Imangi Studios, and it has been a very successful game for the company, although they haven't turned into a massive company with a lot of employees, they have a team of just 11 who continue to develop the game and other games.
Summary Temple Run and Temple Run 2 , the hit games from the husband-and-wife team at Imangi Studios, recently celebrated their 1 billionth download, the company announced Wednesday. To commemorate the milestone, the indie game studio, founded by Keith Shepherd and Natalia Luckyanova, released some stats on the game franchise since the original was launched in 2011:. 216,018 - number of years players have cumulatively spent playing. 50 trillion - number of meters players have run in the game. In addition to Temple Run and Temple Run 2, Imangi Studios has also partnered with Disney to release two themed versions of the game: Temple Run: Brave and Temple Run: Oz.
Summary The actor's latest "Reading Rainbow" effort will create a new version of the show for the web. Burton also plans on offering a "classroom version" of the program for teachers and is spearheading a not-for-profit that will give copies of "Reading Rainbow" away to low-income schools for free. The campaign raised money with rewards ranging from a special thanks on the website with a $5 pledge.
Summary God, you guys really love Reading Rainbow: the Kickstarter campaign to bring back Reading Rainbow hit its $1 million goal in less than a day. Though this means that LeVar Burton and his team get to 1) make Reading Rainbow available on the web, and 2) provide an educational version to over 1500 classrooms across America, the campaign's still raising money, and they plan on launching even cooler initiatives, though we don't know what they are yet. (As of now, the campaign's raised $1.8 million dollars.
Summary By 5 p.m. PT he thanked everyone who donated by tweeting "grateful." The actor's latest "Reading Rainbow" effort will create a new version of the show for the web. Burton also plans on offering a "classroom version" of the program for teachers and is spearheading a not-for-profit that will give copies of "Reading Rainbow" away to low-income schools for free. The campaign raised money with rewards ranging from a special thanks on the website with a $5 pledge.
Summary Gazelle Accepts 2 Millionth Device, Hits 1 Millionth Customer Mark. NEIBC's leaders are focused on increasing economic development in Israel and New England. Since launching in 2008, Gazelle has seen tremendous growth in the number of devices traded-in year-over-year, as more consumers become aware of the opportunity to earn cash for extending the lifecycle of their devices.
Summary LeVar Burton's fundraising effort to bring "Reading Rainbow" to the online masses is a by-the-book success, with the goal of raising $1 million by July 2 reached within hours of the campaign's launch Wednesday on Kickstarter, according to the website. "It was my mother who taught me that, by picking up a book, I could 'go anywhere' and 'be anything,'" Burton said in a posting on Kickstarter. Contributors can claim rewards ranging from autographed memorabilia to a private dinner with Burton to a chance to put on the visor that the actor wore on "Star Trek: The Next Generation."
Summary Sold sign on a home in San Francisco, May 27, 2014. If San Francisco needs a new name in the zany plan to create six Californias , they might as well call it "Millionaireville." According to DataQuick, the median home price in San Francisco in June hit the seven-figure mark for the first time.
Summary "Great to see the Gmail App on Android just crossed 1 Billion installs!!" A report on Mashable noted screenshots of a new web interface for Gmail had been leaked online earlier this week. "The Gmail app for Android will likely get a similar treatment as well," it noted. -- Joel Locsin /VC, GMA News.
Summary Yarmouth's Merrill Memorial Library has completed a year-long $1 million fundraising campaign to support the renovation and expansion of the library. Meanwhile, the library is operating in a temporary location at 65 Forest Falls Drive in the Cascon Pump Co. building. Heidi Grimm, library director, said the campaign's success shows the strength of the community's support for the library.
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