Entertainment News Archive - January 12, 2010

GUANGZHOU, China, Jan. 12 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Guangdong Evergrande Volleyball Club, the first professional volleyball club in China, coached by Lang Ping, announced today in Guangzhou that the club will compete against the U.S.

LONDON, January 12 /PRNewswire/ -- HRO Today magazine, the leading Human Resources (HR) magazine read by over 70,000 HR executives and leaders worldwide has published its list of 2010 Superstars which included Alexander Mann Solutions (AMS) founder and CEO, Rosaleen Blair as the only non-US based Superstar in the "Providers" category. Rosaleen Blair is widely credited with pioneering the concept of recruitment process outsourcing and continues to lead from the front, with her vision and creativity driving the business and its people forward to further success.

LONG BEACH, Calif., Jan. 12 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Epson America is now shipping an expanded offering of Signature Worthy(TM) papers to professional photographers and fine artists.

CAMBRIDGE, England and SAN FRANCISCO, Jan. 12 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Autonomy Corporation plc (LSE: AU.

LAS VEGAS, Jan. 12 /PRNewswire/ -- UFC today announced that the organization Flash Entertainment, a leading live events company based in the United Arab Emirates, has acquired a ten percent stake in Zuffa, LLC, d/b/a Ultimate Fighting Championship. UFC owners Lorenzo J.

SEATTLE, Jan. 12 /PRNewswire/ -- Headsprout®, a Seattle-based education technology company whose mission is to be a major force in eliminating illiteracy, today announces the launch of the first of its kind critical thinking program, Headsprout Reading Comprehension.

LAS VEGAS, January 12 /PRNewswire/ -- A planned upgrade by game software provider Microgaming has been rejected by CasinoRewards.com in an effort to maintain the best user experience across its 19 online casino brands. The Microgaming upgrade aims to enhance game-play by increasing screen resolution, but instead has led to negative player feedback due to increased load times and distortion. CasinoRewards.com has chosen to keep the current software to preserve the very best online gaming across its range of 19 online casinos and poker rooms.

HOFFMAN ESTATES, Ill., Jan. 12 /PRNewswire/ -- Syclo, a market leader in mobile platform technology and applications, announced today it has been positioned by Gartner, Inc. in the "Leaders" Quadrant of its 2009 Magic Quadrant for Mobile Enterprise Application Platforms* report.

Word of the Day
  • To befool; deceive; balk; jilt.
  • An illusion; a trick; a cheat.
The word 'begunk' may come from a nasalised variant of Scots begeck ("to deceive, disappoint"), equivalent to be- +‎ geck.