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Based in Atlanta, GA - Rick Limpert is an award-winning writer, a best-selling author, and a featured sports travel writer.

Named the No. 1 Sports Technology writer in the U.S. on Oct 1, 2014.

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Sign Spinners take over Las Vegas

Sign spinners with the sharpest moves compete every year for the title of World Sign Spinning Champion. Las Vegas hosted the 2017 edition, the 10th competition, over the weekend.


Win a Championship Ring and 2015 Calendar from Hooters and Me

Gary Lowe from right here in Gwinnett County is heading to the Big Game in Arizona courtesy of Hooters with a VIP “Superb-Owl Weekend” football prize package, all part of its epic “Greatest Month of Football Ever” sweepstakes from January.

Lucky Gary won two tickets to the Big Game, round-trip airfare and four-night VIP accommodations at the BUD LIGHT® Hotel.

“It’s a dream come true to have the opportunity to experience the Big Game first-hand,” said Lowe. “I love heading to my local Hooters of Gwinnett on my lunch break as often as I can. I still can’t believe Hooters hooked me up as a VIP to watch the game of the year – it just doesn’t get better than this!”

Lowe won his prize through Hooters “Spin to Win” game and will enjoy two tickets to the “Superb-Owl,” round-trip airfare and four-night VIP accommodations at the BUD LIGHT® Hotel.  Now through February 1, anyone who visits is just one click away from instantly winning epic prizes, from a day pass to Jon Gruden’s quarterback football camp, to a custom football-viewing “man cave” sanctuary, courtesy of Hooters! Players also have the chance to win fun daily prizes, including Hooters gift cards, exclusive Hooters championship rings and merchandise.

“Kudos to Gary for scoring this highly-coveted prize,” said Andrew Pudduck, vice president of marketing, Hooters of America. “We hope he relishes in his VIP treatment and inspires fellow sports fans to get busy playing our ‘Greatest Month of Football Ever’ sweepstakes for their chance to get the ultimate Hooters hook-ups before time runs out.”

To increase chances of winning, join the HootClub loyalty program, available at participating locations, by registering online or downloading the mobile app. In addition to one daily entry at, Hooters is also offering bonus entries through the all-new Jon Gruden Football app. Fans can get their heads in the game by challenging Coach Gruden to a mobile gridiron showdown; beat him and win an extra chance for epic hookups in January. Both apps are available for download on Google Play and the iPhone® App StoreSM.

You can win a couple great prizes here by sending me a Tweet @RickRoswell on Twitter and one person that does that will win a 2015 Hooters Swimsuit Calendar and a Hooters Championship Ring. Check out that sweet ring in the picture!

For additional information and a full list of rules for Hooters “The Greatest Month of Football Ever” sweepstakes, visit For a complete list of Hooters locations, visit

I will pick a winner on Feb. 6.


Apple App Store Looking for 10 Billionth Download

Apple's App Store is about to hit 10 billion dowloads, to mark the achievement, Apple said it will award its 10 billionth customer with a $10,000 iTunes gift card.

Apple has an App Store download counter on its and as of 1:30pm Eastern time, it had registered approximately 9.76 billion downloads and counting.

"As of today, nearly 10 billion apps have been downloaded from the App Store worldwide. Which is almost as amazing as the apps themselves. So we want to say thanks," Apple said in a message on its Web site. "Download the 10 billionth app, and you could win a US $10,000 iTunes Gift Card. Just visit the App Store, and download what could be your best app yet."

App Store users are limited to 25 entries or downloads per day, and use of any automated software to improve one's chances are not allowed. The winner must agree to let Apple use their name and likeness for publicity purposes.

A great promotion by Apple, I'm sure some are trying to guess when it will hit the 10 Billion mark.