Entertainment News Archive - October 06, 2010

PONTYCLUN, MID GLAMORGAN, Wales, Oct. 6 /PRNewswire/ -- Domino's Pizza in Pontyclun, Llantrisant, South Wales, were delighted to welcome international rugby star and Wales rugby captain, Ryan Jones to the official launch of the brand new store.

PARIS, October 6, 2010 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Publicis Groupe announces it has signed an agreement to acquire a 49% stake in the Talent Group, one of the most prominent advertising groups in Brazil. The Talent Group provides a wide range of advertising services including strategy, creative, media planning, digital communication, below-the-line, promotion, events, staff training, incentive programs, activation, PR and mass media communication.

ABU DHABI, UAE, October 6, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Adrenaline sports fans are to be thrilled this weekend, when Adrenaline Sports Live, presented by RANI, returns to the Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre, Abu Dhabi, from October 7-9 for the 3rd year in a row. The festival, organised by United Business Media, includes a variety of activities, demos and competitions for both children and adults. The RANI Chunk Pool, a pool filled with foam chunks instead of water with ramps and diving boards above, will include jumps from professional BMX riders and skateboarders, the trampoline jump competition, the diving board competition and an open session for visitors to try. The 'RAGE 10th Annual (Anniversary) DDE Champs' competition will bring together the best amateur skate boarders and BMX riders from around the region, to compete for the ultimate crown at the biggest event of its kind in the region. RAGE are also bringing some of the best Professional skate boarders and BMX

VERSAILLES, France, October 6, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- First developed for the iPhone, this English and French application is available for EUR1.59. http://en.chateauversailles.fr/application-iphone-en To access the Multimedia News Release, please click on the following link: http://multivu.prnewswire.com/mnr/prne/cdv/44191/ This application offers a variety of specific audio and video content relating to the gardens.

TAMPA, Fla., Oct. 6 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, World Triathlon Corporation (WTC), best known for its worldwide Ironman and Ironman 70.3 races, announces the launch of a new global event series titled 5150. All events within the 5150 Triathlon Series include a 1.5K swim, 40K bike and 10K run.

STOCKHOLM, October 6, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- - Rirkrit Tiravanija Comes to Stockholm for Award Ceremony and Cook-out Performance Thai artist Rirkrit Tiravanija receives the second annual Absolut Art Award, a EUR15.000 prize instituted by ABSOLUT VODKA, to celebrate artists challenging conventions through the integration of art forms.

AMSTERDAM, October 6, 2010 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- - Final and Citable Articles are Published Without Needing to Wait Until a Journal Issue is Complete; Speeding the Publication Process by an Average of 7 Weeks Elsevier, the world-leading publisher of scientific, technical and medical information products and solutions, announced today the launch of Article-Based Publishing -- a new publishing model that publishes articles as final and citable without needing to wait until a journal issue is complete. With an increasing focus on online publishing, there is a growing need for innovative publication models geared towards individual articles instead of the print-based issue model.

LONDON, October 6, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Positive Digital (http://www.positive-digital.co.uk), one of the UK's fastest-growing digital marketing agencies, has collected two prestigious accolades at the Travolution Awards 2010. The company was named both 'Best Agency for Website Design' for Royal Caribbean International and Celebrity Cruises, and the creator of 'Best Online/Desktop Application' for Royal Caribbean International's Cruise Compass, an animated desktop widget that allows the cruise company to communicate key messaging to their trade partners in real-time. Hosted by Jeremy Vine and supported by Calum Best and Elle Macpherson, the Travolution Awards represent the UK travel industry's highest accolade for innovations and excellence online.

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