ZONE 4 PLAY SURPASSES GROWTH EXPECTATIONS.Zone 4 Play, Inc. (OTCBB OTCBB
See OTC Bulletin Board (OTCBB). : ZFPI), Wilmington, Delaware, a developer of interactive software and technology for the gaming industry, has announced that the growth and profitability achieved on the Winner Channel has materially surpassed its projections. Zone 4 Play serves as the sole technology partner of the Winner Channel, UK's first cable interactive TV fixed-odds gaming service and is entitled to 45% of the net revenues realized by the channel.
Commenting on the success of The Winner Channel, Shimon Citron citron (sĭt`rən), name for a tree (Citrus medica) of the family Rutaceae (orange family), and for its fruit, the earliest of the citrus fruits to be introduced to Europe from Asia. , CEO (1) (Chief Executive Officer) The highest individual in command of an organization. Typically the president of the company, the CEO reports to the Chairman of the Board. of Zone 4 Play, said:
"We are delighted with the progress the Winner Channel is making in terms of subscriber numbers and gaming revenues. Over the past quarter the actual deposits have grown at a compound monthly rate of over 40%. The growth rates Growth Rates
The compounded annualized rate of growth of a company's revenues, earnings, dividends, or other figures.
Remember, historically high growth rates don't always mean a high rate of growth looking into the future. realized to date in the UK support the industry projection that interactive television betting will reach $3.8bn in Western Europe in 2007. As a market leader in the interactive TV gaming sector, Zone 4 Play is poised to participate in this exciting growth opportunity in a material way."
Launched in Mid 2005, the Winner Channel is available to approximately 2.5 million subscribers through the interactive services of UK's cable companies Telewest & NTL NTL Nevertheless
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NTL Number Theory Library . The Winner Channel is also affiliated with Channel 4 (the second largest commercial broadcaster in the UK) and Flextech Television (one of the largest cable and satellite broadcasters in the UK). Viewers of these channels can access the Winner Channel directly via the `red button'. As at the end of October 2005 the channel had 15,000 registered users. The Winner Channel has announced its plans to launch an Internet site and a java download mobile betting proposition to accompany the interactive TV service before the end of the calendar year.
Zone4Play delivers cross-platform solutions that are built for mass participation gaming. Zone 4 Play is a software and technology provider to UK bookmakers, online gaming operators, betting exchanges and to US cable, satellite and hospitality service providers, delivering online solutions, mobile solutions, interactive TV solutions and participating SMS-TV solutions. For more information, visit http://www.Zone4Play.com.
About the Winner Channel
The Winner Channel, the only fixed odds gaming channels available in the UK to cable TV subscribers, is a partnership between Zone4Play and Two Way Media Ltd ("TWM twm - Tab Window Manager.
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About Two Way Media
Two Way Media offers broadcasters, program-makers and DTV (Digital TeleVision) Transmitting TV using digital signals. The major DTV standards are ATSC (North America), DVB (Europe) and ISDB (Japan). All three use MPEG-2 video compression and Dolby Digital audio compression. DVB and ISDB also include MPEG audio compression. networks the widest range of interactive TV and mobile to TV products and services available in the world. From award-winning creative and pre-production services through to interactive software solutions, Two Way TV's clients and partners include the biggest interactive broadcasters today.
For more information, visit http://www.twowaytv.com.
Successes include designing and building many of ITV's flagship services; Test The Nation (where 26% joined in via their remote), Antiques Roadshow. More recently, Two Way TV helped ITV (1) See interactive TV.
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Two Way Media also has its own games channel carrying its own games and branded games from major names like the Lover's Guide. It also runs, in association with Zone4Play, the Winner Channel and the Roulette Channel - UK Cable's only fixed odds soft gaming service. Two Way TV's games are distributed by broadcasters and networks worldwide and are now available in over 11 million homes.
For more information, visit http://www.zone4play.com.