Entertainment News Archive - July 14, 2010

NEW YORK, July 14 /PRNewswire/ -- The Trustee of the Estate of the late English author Adrian Jacobs will hold a news conference at 11 am Wednesday 14 July at the law firm of Andrews Kurth LLP, 450 Lexington Avenue, New York with attorney Thomas R.

BANGALORE, India, July 14 /PRNewswire/ -- UBM India, the Indian arm of leading global business media company United Business Media Ltd., and EE Times Group, its division for electronics industry, today announced that the Embedded Systems Conference (ESC) India 2010 will feature a CXO Panel discussion "India Design Houses: More of the same?" aimed at Senior Management and Engineers from the Embedded industry.

BEIJING, July 14 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ -- Xinhua Sports & Entertainment Limited (Nasdaq: XSEL), announced today that it has entered into an agreement (the "Amendment") to restructure the terms of its secured convertible loan facility with affiliates of Patriarch Partners LLC ("Patriarch"), a global investment firm based in New York.

PHILADELPHIA, Pennsylvania, July 14, 2010 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- - Physicians, Residents and Students now Able to Prepare, Review and Test Knowledge of Common Medical Procedures Anywhere, Anytime Elsevier, the world's leading publisher of scientific, technical, and medical information products and services, announced today that physicians, residents and students will be able to visualize and review over 300 top medical procedures on their mobile devices with the launch of Procedures Consult Mobile.

NEW YORK, July 14 /PRNewswire/ -- A new Financial Times/Harris Poll finds that when it comes to reducing deficits and public debts, cutting spending is definitely preferred to raising taxes by adults in the five largest European countries and the United States.

BOSTON, July 14 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Allot Communications Ltd. (Nasdaq: ALLT), a leading supplier of service optimization and revenue generation solutions for fixed and mobile broadband service providers worldwide, released today its new Allot MobileTrends World Cup Report.

COLOGNE, Germany, July 14, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- European Handball Club 2010 Champions VfL Gummersbach rely on Globalpark (http://www.globalpark.com/) technology to engage and grow their fan base. Together they have built an online community, accessible at http://www.My-VfL.de that encourages fans to get involved with game and promotion planning, and helps the ball club test and launch marketing campaigns. The online community has engaged fans through surveys, chat, virtual gatherings, and weekly newsletters since the summer of 2009.

IRVINE, Calif., July 14 /PRNewswire/ -- O'Neill (www.oneill.com), the original California surf, snow and youth lifestyle brand, today announced international supermodel Elyse Taylor as its brand ambassador to be featured in the marketing and consumer advertising efforts for O'Neill Girls through 2011.

TEANECK, N.J., July 14 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Cognizant Technology Solutions Corporation (Nasdaq: CTSH), a leading provider of information technology, consulting, and business process outsourcing services, will announce results for the second quarter of 2010 on Tuesday, August 3, 2010, before market open.

BOSTON, July 14 /PRNewswire/ -- Even as economists consider the possibility of a double-dip recession, consumers are generally positive about the economy's future, according to survey results released today by PerkStreet Financial(SM), the progressive online financial services company with the best checking account rewards in the United States.

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.