Entertainment News Archive - October 15, 2008

Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/ea243d/china_media_direct) has announced the addition of the "China Media Directory 2009" directory to their offering.

The world's four largest music companies and SanDisk Corporation (NASDAQ:SNDK), a leading seller of MP3 players and flash memory cards in the United States, today unveiled the full list of artists joining the inaugural slotMusic line-up.

By Gary Levin *Debate tally. Last Tuesday's second of three presidential debates drew 63.2 million viewers from commercial networks, about 11 million more than the first, which aired on a Friday, but less than the 69.9 million for the lone vice presidential debate.

Fry, a wholly owned subsidiary of Micros Systems, has been selected to design and develop a new e-commerce website for Hastings Entertainment, a multimedia entertainment retailer.

Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/1854d9/media_regulation_i) has announced the addition of the "Media Regulation in China and its Impact on Foreign Companies" report to their offering.

WAUKEGAN, Ill., Oct. 15, 2008 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Coleman Cable, Inc. (Nasdaq:CCIX), a leading manufacturer and innovator of electrical and electronic wire and cable products, announced plans to release third-quarter 2008 financial results on Thursday, November 6, 2008, after the market closes.

FatTail Inc., an innovator in online advertising optimization software, today announced that it has closed its Series A financing. The $3M round was led by Velocity Interactive Group, whose partners include former AOL Chief Executive Jonathan F.

SAN FRANCISCO, Oct. 15 /PRNewswire/ -- TV.com, a leading content and community site for TV fans, gets into the Halloween spirit with their latest poll, asking its community members which TV character they would choose to bring back from the dead.

CLEVELAND, Oct. 15 /PRNewswire/ -- The beloved holiday classic "A Christmas Story" celebrates its 25th anniversary this November. To mark this milestone, A Christmas Story House & Museum presents "A Christmas Story" 25th Anniversary Celebration & Convention on Nov. 28-29 in Cleveland.

Word of the Day
  • The parings of haberdine; also, any kind of fragments.
The word 'gubbings' is a variant of the word 'gobbon', meaning 'a portion, gobbet.'