Entertainment News Archive - December 11, 2009

LAS VEGAS, December 11 /PRNewswire/ -- Independent regulatory body eCogra has long been the standard for quality in the online gaming industry.

MANCHESTER, December 11 /PRNewswire/ -- MMC Learning has launched the Diploma in Digital Marketing qualification accredited by the CAM Foundation and Awarded by the Chartered Institute of Marketing.

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SINGAPORE, Dec. 11 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Omnicom Group (NYSE: OMC) agencies in Asia Pacific celebrated another year of ground-breaking work and achievements with Tribal DDB clinching Digital Agency of the Year and PHD winning Media Agency of Year.

DIDCOT, England, December 11 /PRNewswire/ -- The recession could leave a legacy of improved resource efficiency in the East Midlands as businesses adopt an increasingly 'thrifty' mindset - that's according to a new report published today by sustainability experts Envirowise. The Envirowise Business Thrift Shift Report, which encompasses responses from more than 500 UK companies, reveals that more than two thirds (71%) of respondents in the East Midlands have developed a more detailed knowledge of their spending and resource use as a result of the recession.

ISTANBUL, December 11 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Turkcell (NYSE: TKC, ISE: TCELL), the leading communications and technology company in Turkey, announced today that it has received the "Best Mobile Content Development" award for its 'Turkcell NTV VIDEO News' service at the prestigious Mobile Excellence Awards in Los Angeles. Turkcell NTV VIDEO News service was granted the award for having developed the most innovative content which engages the mobile user and enhances the traditional mobile content experience.

PORTLAND, Ore., Dec. 11 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Rentrak Corporation (Nasdaq: RENT), today announced the top ten movies-on-demand (VOD) titles based on consumer transaction rate.

WEST ORANGE, N.J., Dec. 11 /PRNewswire/ -- Game developer Gallen Technologies, LLC announced the release today of its long awaited iPhone game SPHERE RAIDER(TM). It is available for the iPhone and iPod Touch through Apple 's App store. SPHERE RAIDER(TM) brings exhilarating game play for all ages.

OKEMOS, Mich., Dec. 11 /PRNewswire/ -- With Twilight and True Blood-inspired vampire obsession sweeping the nation, creatures of the night have been gaining more and more attention.

Word of the Day
  • A serpent whose bite was fabled to produce intense thirst.
The word 'dipsas' comes from a Greek word meaning 'thirst'.