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NetDragon Demonstrates Digital Education Achievements at The Fourth Digital China Summit

Monday, May 3, 2021 - 7:00am

During the summit, NetDragon shared its achievements in digital education and demonstrated more than 20 innovative digital education products and solutions such as teaching assistant robots, AR classes, NCET virtual experiments and 5G mobile smart classrooms, which were well-received by the participants.\nDr.

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  • During the summit, NetDragon shared its achievements in digital education and demonstrated more than 20 innovative digital education products and solutions such as teaching assistant robots, AR classes, NCET virtual experiments and 5G mobile smart classrooms, which were well-received by the participants.\nDr.
  • Xiong Li, CEO of NetDragon, shared the Company\'s experience in uncovering the value of education data to promote the development of digital education in various countries during the round-table dialogue session.
  • In 2020, NetDragon entered into a country-level partnership with Egypt\'s Ministry of Education and the Company\'s online education products are now used by 23 million teachers and students in Egypt.
  • Dr. Xiong Li said that starting from Egypt, NetDragon will help support education policy, differentiated teaching and students\' personalized learning through uncovering the value of education data.

Pet Supplies Plus Donates Over $22,100 to Best Friends Animal Society

Wednesday, April 28, 2021 - 2:59pm

b'LIVONIA, Mich., April 28, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Pet Supplies Plus , the largest and most trusted pet retail franchise in the United States, has raised a total of $22,160 for Best Friends Animal Society through their \'Play On Charity Holiday\' Plush Toys sales during the 2020 holiday season.

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  • b'LIVONIA, Mich., April 28, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Pet Supplies Plus , the largest and most trusted pet retail franchise in the United States, has raised a total of $22,160 for Best Friends Animal Society through their \'Play On Charity Holiday\' Plush Toys sales during the 2020 holiday season.
  • Those who purchased a toy could then donate it to Pet Supplies Plus\' Give-A-Gift donation drive, an annual initiative that supports a local shelter of that store\'s choosing.
  • "At Pet Supplies Plus we support Best Friends Animal Society\'s mission to reduce the number of animals killed in shelters nationwide and we know that the donation from our holiday Plush Toys and round-up-the-change campaign will help Best Friends continue to do the amazing work they do.
  • "\n"We could not be more grateful to Pet Supplies Plus for their efforts and generous donation to Best Friends Animal Society," said, Candi Maciel, Director of Corporate Partnerships, Best Friends Animal Society.

Hasbro Partners With Roblox to Bring Roblox Immersive Digital Worlds to Life

Tuesday, April 13, 2021 - 4:00pm

Every day, more than 32.6 million people around the world have fun with friends as they explore millions of immersive digital experiences.

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  • Every day, more than 32.6 million people around the world have fun with friends as they explore millions of immersive digital experiences.
  • All of these experiences are built by the Roblox community, made up of over eight million creators.
  • For more information, please visit corp.roblox.com .\nROBLOX and the Roblox logo are among the registered and unregistered trademarks of Roblox Corporation in the United States and other countries.
  • Important business and brand updates are routinely shared on our Investor Relations website, Newsroom and social channels (@Hasbro on Twitter, Instagram, Facebook and LinkedIn.

Roblox Coming to Kartoon Channel!

Monday, March 15, 2021 - 1:15pm

Genius Brands (NASDAQ:GNUS) has signed a partnership with Tankee Inc. to develop a new Roblox series to be aired exclusively on Kartoon Channel!.

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  • Genius Brands (NASDAQ:GNUS) has signed a partnership with Tankee Inc. to develop a new Roblox series to be aired exclusively on Kartoon Channel!.
  • Since then, the slate of gaming content has expanded to include the Roblox-themed Big B Statz Roblox Challenges and Sally Plays Roblox.
  • Building upon the popularity of the existing shows, and the phenomenon of Roblox itself, Genius Brands and Tankee will produce an all-new 12 episode Roblox series featuring top Roblox influencers.
  • we pride ourselves on delivering the latest and most innovative content to our viewers, said Jon Ollwerther, General Manager of Kartoon Channel!

MAG Interactive launches live trivia shows in New QuizDuel in Germany

Monday, March 8, 2021 - 7:39am

After a successful test period, MAG launches QuizDuel Live, a game mode with live trivia shows in New QuizDuel.

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  • After a successful test period, MAG launches QuizDuel Live, a game mode with live trivia shows in New QuizDuel.
  • The game mode is now available to all players in Germany
    STOCKHOLM, March 8, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- MAG Interactive today announces the launch of the new game mode QuizDuel Live in New QuizDuel to the German market.
  • The game mode consists of live quizzes with a host and is designed together with the leader of live mobile game shows in Scandinavia, Primetime, which was acquired by MAG in the fall of 2020.
  • "We are very excited to launch QuizDuel Live and thus offer the German audience a new type of interactive entertainment in New QuizDuel.

Plutos Sama Holdings Amends Complaint to enforce its rights to Jagex Limited and enjoin purported sale to Carlyle

Thursday, March 4, 2021 - 9:18pm

Jagex Limited is an online gaming company operating in Irvine, California and Cambridge, England and is most notably known for its famous online RuneScape game.

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  • Jagex Limited is an online gaming company operating in Irvine, California and Cambridge, England and is most notably known for its famous online RuneScape game.
  • On March 10, 2020, * ST Yufu received the prior notice of administrative punishment and market ban issued by the CSRC.
  • PSH alleges that not once did Yan Jinggang or Carlyle follow the proper SASAC auction instructions as required under Chinese law.
  • These statements are not guarantees of future performance and undue reliance should not be placed on them.

Why Don’t We Announce Exclusive Launch Party on Roblox, in Partnership With Atlantic Records

Thursday, March 4, 2021 - 2:00pm

The Launch Party on Roblox will take place on Friday, March 5th at 4 pm PST.

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  • The Launch Party on Roblox will take place on Friday, March 5th at 4 pm PST.
  • Created by Atlantic Records in partnership with Roblox developer, Melon Dev, The Why Dont We Launch Party brings the band into the Metaverse.
  • The Why Dont We Launch Party is the second event of its kind that the Roblox platform has hosted following the award-winning Ava Max Launch Party last Fall, which was also developed in partnership with Atlantic Records.
  • Full Launch Party details and information on how to sign up for a free Roblox account to enter the Why Dont We Launch Party can be found here .

Plutos Sama Holdings Amends Complaint to enforce its rights to Jagex Limited and enjoin purported sale to Carlyle.

Tuesday, February 2, 2021 - 1:19am

Jagex Limited is an online gaming company operating in Irvine, California and Cambridge, England and is most notably known for its famous online RuneScape game.

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  • Jagex Limited is an online gaming company operating in Irvine, California and Cambridge, England and is most notably known for its famous online RuneScape game.
  • It is worth noting that this is the second time that Yan Jinggang has received advance notice of [a] lifelong ban this year.
  • On March 10, 2020, * ST Yufu received the prior notice of administrative punishment and market ban issued by the CSRC.
  • These statements are not guarantees of future performance and undue reliance should not be placed on them.

The Carlyle Group Acquires Jagex, Leading Online Video Game Company and Creator of RuneScape

Monday, January 25, 2021 - 3:44pm

Global investment firm The Carlyle Group (NASDAQ: CG) today announced it has acquired Jagex , a leading developer and publisher of video games.

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  • Global investment firm The Carlyle Group (NASDAQ: CG) today announced it has acquired Jagex , a leading developer and publisher of video games.
  • The company is best known for its online role-playing living game franchise RuneScape, which has attracted almost 300million player accounts since its launch 20 years ago.
  • The Carlyle Group is one of the worlds largest and most diversified global investment firms with $230billion of assets under management.
  • We will continue to expand our game teams to create and deliver more great content for RuneScape and Old School RuneScape.

MapleStory’s Massive Winter Update Continues with Awake: Flicker of Light Available Today

Wednesday, December 16, 2020 - 2:00pm

Starting today, players can enjoy the second part of the massive MapleStory winter update, Awake: Flicker of Light in Nexons iconic MMORPG.

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  • Starting today, players can enjoy the second part of the massive MapleStory winter update, Awake: Flicker of Light in Nexons iconic MMORPG.
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20201216005364/en/
    Awake: Flicker of Light Banner (Graphic: Business Wire)
    The continuation of the Awake Tera Burning Plus Event takes center stage in the Awake: Flicker of Light update.
  • Players can continue to level up new Tera Burning characters a total of 3 levels up to level 200.
  • To learn more about the MapleStory Awake: Flicker of Light update, visit maplestory.nexon.net and follow @MapleStory on Twitter.