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uWink Strengthens Management Team for Innovative New Product Line
LOS ANGELES, Calif., July 26, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- uWink, Inc. (OTCBB:UWNK), a designer, developer and marketer of entertainment software for video game terminals and amusement vending machines, today announced the addition of Michael Newman as Director of Merchandise for its new line of innovative "Entertainment Vending" machines, labeled the "uW1000 Series". Mr. Newman brings to uWink significant experience in creating, developing and managing successful retail merchandise lines. Most notably, Mr. Newman was formerly responsible for developing hard-line products, including plush, collectibles and home entertainment-based merchandise for the Disney Store chain. Most recently he was responsible for spearheading the design and merchandise assortment strategy for the upcoming Bratz Online Retail Site for MGA Entertainment, Inc., home of the Bratz Doll Line.
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$1.2 Billion SEFCU Goes Live with Harland Financial Solutions' ULTRADATA(r) System
ATLANTA, July 26, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- SEFCU, a $1.2 billion credit union serving employees from a variety of New York businesses as well as employees of the State of New York, has successfully converted to Harland Financial Solutions' ULTRADATA(r) core processing system. The ULTRADATA System is a real-time host processing solution delivered as an in-house or service bureau offering to over 400 credit unions. The total solution includes powerful applications for lending, retail & branch operations, electronic banking and member relationship management.
CORRECTING and REPLACING: COLLEGEOPOLY, CITY-IN-A-BOX Go Online With Games Inc.
CINCINNATI, July 26, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Games, Inc. (OTCBB:GMSI) and Late for the Sky Production Company jointly announce that they have executed an agreement for Games to license and provide Online Access to their many popular game titles including all the COLLEGEOPOLY(tm) and CITY-IN-A-BOX(tm) series, their Specialty Games which include the popular BIRD-OPOLY(tm), CAT-OPOLY(tm), DOG-OPOLY(tm), MOTOWN-OPOLY(tm) and many others.
When Your Parent's Childhood Trauma Takes Its Toll on You -- New Book Reveals Both Sides of the Tapestry
SAN MATEO, Calif., July 26, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Many of us were raised by parents who are survivors of childhood trauma. Many of us live in the shadows of our parents' unresolved childhood issues. If you find yourself in the same situation, chances are, you are not alone. In the inspiring new book, Both Sides of the Tapestry, Nancy Richardson says it is a fact that even happy and successful adults find that their parents' early experiences have influenced the quality of their lives. One's life view and personality dynamics are deeply rooted in the models provided by parents, as well as by one's own personal experience.
New Book Says to Dissent From Life's Material Obsession!
PLYMOUTH, Mich., July 26, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- All your life you are conditioned to believe that your worth as a person is directly proportional to your material success. All your life you work hard for this purpose. All your life you believe it is the ultimate meaning of life. But one day, you wake up and realize you still feel empty despite your huge bank account, your fame, your power. There has got to be more to life than these. In Michael Kasenow's compelling new book, The Lost Generation, come face to face with society's misguided search for purpose and dignity in a world that sells transient desires, illusions, and addictions. The author blends traditional poetic styles with contemporary songs to paint modern man's obsession with materialism.
The Invisible Strings Revealed!
PRESCOTT, Ariz., July 26, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Take an open look at the world around you and envision everything is connected to everything else. Such connections can be symbolized by Invisible Strings, and by following these strings, one just might discover his place in the universe. In Don Lippert's thought-provoking new book, Invisible Strings, discover the blueprints of how we are connected to everything else in the world and why.