Entertainment News Archive - December 08, 2009

HOLLYWOOD, Calif., Dec. 8 /PRNewswire/ -- Dees Entertainment announces the new Dees Digital Network Rick Dees iPhone application.

LOS ANGELES, Dec. 8 /PRNewswire/ -- Almost exactly eleven years after its posthumous release, legendary rapper Tupac Shakur's 1998 hit "Changes" has been selected by the Vatican as one of the institution's "12 Favorite Songs" as part of a playlist for MySpace's new streaming service MySpace Music.

MUNICH and COLOGNE, Germany, December 8 /PRNewswire/ -- TV Alliance starts cooperation with kids' broadcaster SUPER RTL/Disney on worldwide distribution of their top rated entertainment formats Super Toy Club, Toggo United and Q-Boat. During several years these programs have been carefully developed, refined and optimized by SRTL, the current market leader of kids' television in Germany.

CHESAPEAKE, Va., Dec. 8 /PRNewswire/ -- Cox Communications announced today that HD customers now have free access to many of NBC's hottest shows anytime, On DEMAND, in high-definition.

SACRAMENTO, Calif., Dec. 8 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- The McClatchy Company (NYSE: MNI) management noted today that it expects a continuation of the improving advertising revenue trends that began in the third quarter of 2009.

Word of the Day
  • The call or cry of a bird or other animal to its mate or its young.
'Call-note' is newer than 'bird-call,' which originally referred to 'an instrument for imitating the note of birds' but now also refers to 'the song or cry of a bird.'