Entertainment News Archive - July 26, 2010

BEIJING, July 26 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Changyou.com Limited ("Changyou" or the "Company") (Nasdaq: CYOU), a leading online game developer and operator in China, today announced its unaudited financial results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2010. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20090402/CNTH020 ) (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20090402/CNTH020 ) Second Quarter 2010 Highlights -- Total revenues were US$77.7 million, an increase of 8% quarter-over-quarter and 17% year-over-year, exceeding the Company's guidance. -- Net income reached a record US$42.1 million, or US$0.79 per fully diluted ADS(1).

HONG KONG, July 26 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ -- VODone Limited ("VODone" or the "Group", Stock code: 0082), a leading internet video broadcasting new media company in China today held a press conference in Beijing for the debut of the new website address of VODone's mini-video news portal.

BEIJING, July 26 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Perfect World Co., Ltd. (Nasdaq: PWRD) ("Perfect World" or the "Company"), a leading online game developer and operator based in China, today announced that, Beijing Perfect World Cultural Communication Co., Ltd.

BRUSSELS, July 26 /PRNewswire/ -- The Conference Board Leading Economic Index® (LEI) for the Euro Area increased 0.5 percent in June to 111.2 (2004 = 100), following a 0.3 percent decline in May and a 0.8 percent increase in April.

LOS ANGELES, July 26 /PRNewswire/ -- Callan McAuliffe (15) the teenager picked by Rob Reiner last year to play the romantic lead role of 'Bryce' in FLIPPED - makes his USA debut in tonight's Hollywood Premiere! However - Callan is in Pittsburgh! Since Reiner discovered Callan by chance last year, he has had a dizzy 12 months of lead roles both internationally and is currently filming another USA role as a lead protagonist in the Spielberg/Bay DreamWorks Production I AM NUMBER FOUR. "It is such an honor to have been picked by Rob Reiner to play the role of 'Bryce' in FLIPPED." says Callan.

CINCINNATI, July 26 /PRNewswire/ -- Epipheo Studios has hired top Cincinnati investor and public relations firm The Eisen Agency to share their unique story as part of a national public relations, publicity and awareness campaign.

SALT LAKE CITY, July 26 /PRNewswire/ -- Wall Street Communications today announced that it has been retained by iPharro Media, a world leader in content identification solutions, to provide public relations services and to develop and maintain a presence for the company in broadcast, government, and professional video trade press worldwide.

PORT ELIZABETH, South Africa, July 26 /PRNewswire/ -- MyGardenRouteInfo, part of the MyDestinationInfo network, and other tourism businesses in the Eastern Cape believe that an online presence played a significant role in driving visitors to the province during the 2010 FIFA World Cup.

ENGLEWOOD, Colo., July 26 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- DISH Network Corporation (Nasdaq: DISH) will host its second quarter 2010 financial results conference call on Monday, Aug. 9, 2010, at noon EDT.

Word of the Day
  • A serpent whose bite was fabled to produce intense thirst.
The word 'dipsas' comes from a Greek word meaning 'thirst'.