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Shim Sham Life Launches New Website: Gaming Headset Comparison
Shim Sham Life Launches New Website: Gaming Headset Comparison
10/20/2014 9:00:00 AM
Shim Sham Life, an organization dedicated to product reviews and news of all things lifestyle related, is proud to launch its new website: Gaming Headset Comparison to review and compare the top good gaming headsets in the market. Emil Yau is an online marketing consultant and a huge part of the Shim Sham Life organization. He specializes in researching market …
Technicolor to represent Warner Bros. Entertainment as its exclusive IP licensing agent
10/17/2014 5:43:08 PM
Technicolor(Euronext Paris: TCH; OTCQX: TCLRY) announces that it reached an agreement with Warner Bros. Entertainment to represent the studio as its exclusive IP licensing agent (outside of patent pool licensing programs) to capture the value of the studio’s patent portfolio. Technicolor is a strategic partner for Warner Bros. in a broad number of areas; specifically, packaged …
fitmob Launches ‘All You Can Sweat’ Passport With Over 75 Top Studios and Trainers to give Mobbers the Best Workouts in San Francisco and Marin
10/16/2014 6:01:07 PM
San Francisco – ( October 16, 2014) – Today fitmob , the company redefining the gym for the digital age, is announcing the launch of its “All You Can Sweat” Passport, a new offering that adds the most popular classes from over 75 of San Francisco and Marin’s hottest studios, boutique gyms, and curated trainers. Yoga Tree, Studiomix, Body Kinetics and The Circus Center are …
Kids Games Device, Osmo, Secures $12M in Series A Funding Led by Accel Partners
10/16/2014 1:17:20 PM
PALO ALTO, Calif. – (October 16, 2014)— Today, Osmo , the hardware games device for kids that connects to any iPad, announced it has closed $12 million in Series A Round funding led by investor Accel Partners . Other investors participating in the funding round include Upfront Ventures and K9 Ventures . As part of the investment, Accel Partners’ Rich Wong will join …
Survey Results: Issues and Trends in Exhibit Space and Sponsorship Sales
10/16/2014 8:00:00 AM
Exhibit Surveys, Inc. , the leading provider of research, measurement, and consulting services exclusively for the exhibition and event industry, and Lippman Connects , producer of exclusive events for exhibition and convention professionals, today announced the results of their second annual Issues and Trends in Exhibit Space and Sponsorship Sales study. According to the …
Christian New Years Eve Party to help Rescue Orphans in Moldova Gets Official Sponsors
Christian New Years Eve Party to help Rescue Orphans in Moldova Gets Official Sponsors
10/15/2014 8:02:12 PM
Partnering with Stella’s Voice, RescueFest2014 is a New Year’s Eve benefit show to help save orphans from Human Trafficking in Moldova. The event is to be held at Seacoast Grace Church in Cypress, CA. Corporate sponsors for RescueFest2014 include Chick-fil-A in Seal Beach, CollaborateUSA, Orphan Jewel, For3Media, LA Christian Center, Applied Financial Planning and Rick’s …
The WayTV Now on Channel 35.3, Spreading Christian English and Arabic Programming to the Masses
The WayTV Now on Channel 35.3, Spreading Christian English and Arabic Programming to the Masses
10/15/2014 7:54:30 PM
The WayTV is now channel 35.3 in the Los Angeles area, with a potential to reach over 12 million homes. The WayTV will now be able to provide quality, uplifting programming to audiences that otherwise couldn’t afford it. The channel is launching with its Fall Praise a Thon, featuring several ministries that are on the network.   The WayTV is a network where people can come …
When Pumpkins Fly at Pocono Raceway
When Pumpkins Fly at Pocono Raceway
10/15/2014 6:24:43 PM
The Last Fling Pumpkin Sling has landed at Pocono Raceway in Long Pond, PA October 18-19, 2014. Giulia Iannitelli, organizer of the event, comments, “Nearly 30 teams will be competing in the kids and adults divisions with their trebuchets and catapults launching pumpkins over a thousand feet.” Made famous by the Punkin’ Chunkin’ event seen on the History Channel each fall, …
Turner Rebrands Boomerang Globally
10/14/2014 11:05:21 AM
Turner Broadcasting announced today that its second flagship kids brand, Boomerang, is being re-launched as a global all-animation, youth-targeted network, repositioned with a line-up of timeless and contemporary cartoons programmed for family co-viewing. The announcement was jointly made by Gerhard Zeiler, president, Turner Broadcasting System International Inc., and …
Intertops and Juicy Stakes Team Up For Borgata $1m GTD Main Event Satellites
Intertops and Juicy Stakes Team Up For Borgata $1m GTD Main Event Satellites
10/14/2014 10:42:26 AM
October 14, 2014 - St John’s, Antigua (Press Release) -- The Borgata’s famous $1m Guaranteed poker tournament is just around the corner, and Intertops Poker and Juicy Stakes Poker have teamed up to offer players the chance to win a trip to Atlantic City to play in one of the biggest live events this fall.   The $2,500+200 buy-in Championship Event at the popular East Coast …
The EFM Goes Serial
10/13/2014 11:01:09 AM
As of February 2015, Berlinale’s industry platform – the European Film Market ( EFM ) with its Berlinale Co-Production Market division - will provide creators and producers of television series with the opportunity to present, sell and buy new high-profile television content. On February 9 and 10, 2015, the EFM is organising special market screenings and a business …
TLC Checks Back Into The Emergency Room On Sex Sent Me To The ER
10/13/2014 10:47:29 AM
Having sex while skydiving? Falling in a grave after having sex in a cemetery? Being bit by a giant centipede during sex? These are just some of the extraordinary situations ordinary people get themselves into while being too adventurous with their significant others. But when dreaming up these outrageous fantasies, most don’t expect such activities to land them in the …
Leave On The Night Light: ID’s New Series Your Worst Nightmare Brings Real Thriller Crimes To Life
10/10/2014 1:30:45 PM
From monsters hiding in the closet to the boogeyman lurking in nearby shadows, evil can interrupt even the sweetest of dreams. But what happens when a bad dream is actually a waking nightmare? Investigation Discovery’s (ID) new series  YOUR WORST NIGHTMARE  delivers true, spine-tingling crimes that take viewers on a ride of twists and turns, complete with …
Pam Grier Voted U.G.L.Y. Bullying Bystander Role Model for 2014 Honor given during Nat’l Bullying Bystanders Unite Week-Oct. 12th - 18th By Jenn Junod
10/10/2014 12:58:08 PM
CHICAGO, IL – Award-winning actress, Pam Grier known as “Foxy” from the 1974 hit film Foxy Brown and her career comeback role as the title character in Quentin Tarantino’s 1997’s Jackie Brown , has been named 2014 Bullying Bystander Role Model by international bullying prevention nonprofit, Hey U.G.L.Y.- Unique Gifted Lovable You. This is the first annual honor to be …
BANDAI NAMCO Games America Inc. Launches TENKAI KNIGHTS: Brave Battle In The Americas On The Nintendo 3DS
10/10/2014 12:36:45 PM
Leading video game developer and publisher BANDAI NAMCO Games America Inc. today launched TENKAI KNIGHTS: Brave Battle for the Nintendo 3DS™ hand-held system at retailers across the Americas. This 2D robot action-fighting game is based on the TENKAI KNIGHTS animated action TV series currently broadcasting on Cartoon Network and puts the shapeshifting action straight into …
British Academy Of Film And Television Arts Los Angeles® To Honor Julia Louis-Dreyfus At The 2014 BAFTA Los Angeles Jaguar Britannia Awards Presented By BBC AMERICA on October 30, 2014
10/10/2014 11:02:17 AM
The British Academy of Film and Television Arts Los Angeles® (BAFTA Los Angeles) is pleased to announce it will honor award-winning actress Julia Louis-Dreyfus with the Charlie Chaplin Britannia Award for Excellence in Comedy, at the 2014 BAFTA Los Angeles Jaguar Britannia Awards presented by BBC AMERICA and United Airlines on Thursday, October 30, 2014 at the Beverly Hilton …
BBC Worldwide acquires Beyoncé and Jay Z concert film “On The Run” and announces pre-sales of Foo Fighters documentary, Sonic Highways to 47 territories ahead of MIPCOM
10/10/2014 10:45:33 AM
BBC Worldwide announced today that it has secured the international TV rights to “ON THE RUN” a 1 x 150 HBO concert film of 17-time Grammy winner BEYONCÉ and 19-time Grammy winner JAY Z on their latest tour. An original HBO production, BBC Worldwide has the global rights to all territories excluding North America, France and Australia. The two and a half hour special taped …
Anything Goes as Cartoon Network Launches New Micro-network
10/9/2014 4:38:41 PM
Today, Cartoon Network becomes the first television brand to debut a micro-network specifically designed for the small screen.  Cartoon Network Anything contains content exclusively created for portable mobile platforms, rapidly delivering entertainment in a totally new and fun way. The app is free and available for download now on the App Store and Google Play . …
Coma Wins Stage Four And Takes Overall Lead In Morocco Rally
10/9/2014 10:12:54 AM
KTM factory rider Marc Coma of Spain allowed himself a few thoughts about the title fight for the 2014 FIM World Cross Country Rallies championship on Tuesday after winning Stage Four of the Morocco Rally and assuming a slender lead in the overall standings. Speaking after the stage from Zagora to Cheggaga, which included a timed special of 226km, Marc Coma , a  Red Bull …
Technicolor and Sinclair Broadcast Group Demonstrate Live Next Generation Television Platform for Broadcasters
10/8/2014 10:07:43 AM
Sinclair Broadcast Group and Technicolor(Euronext Paris: TCH; OTCQX: TCLRY) delivered an industry first by successfully deploying Technicolor’s ATSC 3.0 4K UltraHD testbed platform and receiving an over-the-air signal. The Technicolor platform, based on open audio, video and transport standards including Scalable HEVC (SHVC), MPEG-H audio and MPEG-MMT transport, has been …