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quokka

a small, nocturnal wallaby (Setonyx brachyurus) which is especially sensitive to nutritional myopathy. Called also Rottnest quokka.
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The quokkas did retain some anti-predator behaviour in that they remained sensitive to the distance from cover and to the time of day when foraging.
Using Intel Online Services' AppChoice(TM) Managed Hosting Services, Quokka is able to focus on creating content and applications that are unique to The Presidents Cup, leaving the integration and management of hardware, operating system, lower-level applications and other critical elements to Intel Online Services.
Major League Baseball's needs to deliver real-time Internet coverage of hundreds of games with thousands of statistics will be well served by our flexible publishing system," commented Pascal Wattiaux, Senior Vice President, Technology, Quokka Sports.
No single media company can support the level of investment Quokka has made in technology, and it is evident there is a real business need for our platform and its services outside of the Company.
Quokka's exciting programming line-up this year, with events like the NCAA Final Four, Major League Baseball, the Everest trek, and the Volvo Ocean Race, provides a number of opportunities to make Quokka a household name," said O'Connell.
Except for the historical information contained herein, this news release contains forward-looking statements that involve risks and uncertainties, including Quokka Sports' ability to improve profitability, achieve anticipated efficiencies, achieve its growth objectives, attract and retain an audience, and develop and launch programming and new products, as well as the other risks detailed from time to time in Quokka's SEC filings, including its Report on Form 10-K for the year ended December 31, 1999, its Quarterly Report on Form 10-Q for the quarter ended September 30, 2000 and filings related to recently completed acquisition transactions.
Using Quokka Sports' Totalcast(TM) technology to provide live event coverage, the sites will offer unique immersive digital entertainment experiences, including digital photo and video images, in-depth data analysis, community chats, expert commentary and other notable features.
In addition to achieving production efficiencies, Quokka expects to invest its organizational resources in two key growth areas: revenues and product development.
Quokka Sports has built a leadership presence in digital sports entertainment through its network of sport verticals, including the Olympics, Motorsports, Action Sports, Sailing and Golf.
His promotion represents a formalization of our roles and recognizes the outstanding leadership he has demonstrated during his time at Quokka.
Major audience metrics for the Quokka Sports Network experienced strong sequential growth over the prior quarter.
Except for the historical information contained herein, this news release contains forward-looking statements that involve risks and uncertainties, including the Company's ability to improve profitability, complete pending acquisition transactions, achieve anticipated efficiencies, achieve its growth objectives, expand the Quokka Sports Network, attract and retain sponsors and advertisers, attract and retain an audience, and develop and launch programming and new products, as well as the other risks detailed from time to time in the Company's SEC filings, including its Report on Form 10-K for the year ended December 31, 1999, its Quarterly Report on Form 10-Q for the quarter ended June 30, 2000 and filings related to pending acquisition transactions.