Entertainment News Archive - March 02, 2010

CAMBRIDGE, Mass., March 2 /PRNewswire/ -- Brightcove Inc., the leading online video platform, today announced that Nikkei Inc., one of Japan's largest media corporations and publisher of the country's top business daily newspaper, "The Nikkei," is standardizing online video operations on the Brightcove platform across its new main newspaper website property, The Nikkei Online Edition (http://www.nikkei.com/), which is scheduled to be launched on March 23, 2010.

MILPITAS, Calif., March 2 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Adaptec, Inc. (Nasdaq: ADPT), the global leader in I/O innovation, today announced that Jared Peters has been named a 2010 Channel Chief by the Everything Channel's CRN.

LISSE, The Netherlands, March 2, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- From Russia with Love' is the challenging theme for Keukenhof 2010. Russian landscapes, a Russian inspirational garden, Russian wildlife in the children's play area and, of course, the inevitable dacha and matryoshka dolls.

LONDON, March 2 /PRNewswire/ -- Following a rigorous evaluation process Harvey Nash Group has been awarded a framework agreement by the UK Government's national procurement partner for public services, Buying Solutions, to deliver recruitment services to public sector organisations throughout the UK. In the three year commitment, Harvey Nash Group will work with a wide variety of Government departments and other public bodies to provide recruitment services in: Executive Search - recruiting and developing board level executivesIT Technical Recruitment - recruiting IT experts on a contract and permanent basisInterim Management - through our market leading brand, Impact Executives, recruiting board level executives on an interim basis.Announcing the award, Albert Ellis, CEO of Harvey Nash Group said: "We are delighted that Buying Solutions, and the wide range of public service organisations it represents, have placed their trust in Harvey Nash Group.

CHAPPAQUA, N.Y., March 2 /PRNewswire/ -- Adolescence is tough. Mood swings, body changes, and peer pressure can take a toll on the most self-assured child. For girls, especially, puberty is often accompanied by a decline in self-confidence.

PARIS, March 2, 2010 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Eutelsat Communications (Euronext Paris: ETL) announced today that it has signed a major contract with UPSTAR Comunicacoes for satellite capacity for the broadcasting of ZAP pay-TV platform, expected to launch shortly in Angola.

LOS ANGELES, March 2 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Already resonating with young, edgy female consumers as a Junior and Girls lifestyle brand, Abbey Dawn by Avril Lavigne in collaboration with Disney Consumer Products will roll out an exclusive, limited edition collection of apparel inspired by the new upcoming epic 3D fantasy adventure, Disney Alice in Wonderland, in U.S.

BRISBANE, Calif., March 2 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Walmart.com is announcing special savings on its top 500 children's books for as low as $3 (including free shipping) to make it easy and affordable for parents to share the joy of reading with their children -- a savings of up to 40 percent.

LOS ANGELES, March 2 /PRNewswire/ -- Julian Hills, a highly regarded creative executive within the advertising community, has joined Eclipse Advertising as Chief Creative Officer.

Word of the Day
  • To say in too many words; to express verbosely.
  • To express in too many words: sometimes used reflexively.
  • The leading idea or a repeated phrase, as of a song or ballad; the refrain; burden.
The word 'overword' comes from over- +‎ word.