Entertainment News Archive - July 13, 2010

LONDON, July 13, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- It's still not too late to lose the excess fat ahead of any beach breaks you may be planning.

LONDON, July 13, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- - Findings from The IT Job Board Indicate That Following England's Disastrous World Cup, IT Employment Searches are on the Increase Since England's exit from the World Cup, there has been a 23 percent increase in employment searches online, according to Experian Hitwise[1], the leading global online competitive intelligence service. And, it seems the IT community has played its part in this trend. Reinforcing the Hitwise statistic, the UK's largest IT jobs site, The IT Job Board, http://www.theitjobboard.co.uk, has undertaken its own research - analysing the two weeks pre- and post-England's knockout against Germany[2]. Comparing the week before and after the match, the site saw an 18 percent increase in natural traffic, and a 10 percent rise in total site visits.

AMSTERDAM, July 13, 2010 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- - Connecting Experts From Over 16 Institutions Through Expert Profiling Elsevier, a world-leading publisher of scientific, technical and medical information products and services, today announced that Collexis, an Elsevier business and leading developer of semantic technology and knowledge discovery software, has launched its community module for their Expert Profiling application.

LONDON, July 13, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- The London Organising Committee of the Olympic Games and Paralympic Games (LOCOG) today confirmed that Technogym has become the latest tier three supplier to London 2012.

NEW YORK, July 13 /PRNewswire/ -- With the recent change in military leadership for Afghanistan there is a hope by the White House and others that this will help to change the direction of the war as well as attitudes toward it.

BRUSSELS, July 13 /PRNewswire/ -- The Conference Board Leading Economic Index(®) (LEI) for the U.K. increased by 0.3 percent in May to 102.4 (2004 = 100), following gains of 0.6 percent in April and 1.0 percent in March. Four of the seven components made positive contributions to the index.

SAN ANTONIO, July 13 /PRNewswire/ -- Texas Lawyer magazine has named Davis, Cedillo & Mendoza, Inc. founder and shareholder Ricardo G. Cedillo one of the 25 Greatest Texas Lawyers of the Past Quarter Century. He is the only practicing attorney in San Antonio to receive the honor.

LOS ANGELES, July 13 /PRNewswire/ -- "THE HILLS" Star Lo Bosworth has announced that she is launching her own digital media company, THELODOWN.COM which is live today.

PURCHASE, N.Y., July 13 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Starting today, 15 teams across Major League Baseball are asking fans to join them in making a difference in America's communities.

NEW YORK, July 13 /PRNewswire/ -- Long Island's dating coach Jeff Magic, has selected the boutique public relations firm Whitegate PR as his agency of record. Jeff Magic works exclusively with male clients who wish to improve their dating strategy and confidence in relationships with women.

Word of the Day
  • Stoppage; cessation (of labor).
  • A standing still or idling (of mills, factories, etc.).
The word chomage comes into English from French.]