Entertainment News Archive - July 28, 2010

HSINCHU, Taiwan, July 28 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- MediaTek Inc., a leading fabless semiconductor company for wireless communications and digital multimedia solutions, today announces that its WiMAX SoC was almost consistently the top performing solution in a recent independent performance benchmark test of leading Mobile WiMAX(TM) chipsets.

LONDON, July 28, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Leading bookmaker Stan James will refund all losing stakes (as a free bet up to GBP250) placed between now and the start of the Premier League season on the outright market if Manchester City win the forthcoming Premier League Title.

LONDON, July 28, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Shy, Unity and Bean are just some of the unusual names parents have given to their children over the past 10 years, it was revealed yesterday (27th July). Bounty Parenting Club have released its 'Most Unusual Names of the Decade' list after trawling through the millions of recorded names given to newborns by its members since the year 2000.

LAS VEGAS, July 28 /PRNewswire/ -- Tenner & Associates, Inc. has been named to direct business development and branding for Charity Wins Events and Entertainment, Inc.

BELL GARDENS, Calif., July 28 /PRNewswire/ -- The Bicycle Casino's prestigious Legends of Poker Tournament, long considered one of poker's elite events for pros and amateurs alike, begins its month long series on July 28th.

NEW YORK, July 28 /PRNewswire/ -- The legendary Carol Channing took a bite out of the Big Apple last week, as she embarked on a whirlwind media tour in support of her latest CD project, "For Heaven's Sake." Stops included The View, The Joy Behar Show, Fox and Friends, and a memorable appearance on The Wendy Williams Show that brought its namesake to tears.

PLANO, Texas, July 28 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- ViewCast Corporation (OTC Bulletin Board: VCST), a developer of industry-leading solutions for the transformation, management and delivery of digital media over enterprise, broadband, and mobile networks, today announced that ANTENA 3, a leading commercial communications group in Spain, has upgraded its streaming media platform with the purchase of Niagara Pro II systems.

MANCHESTER, N.H., July 28 /PRNewswire/ -- JSI Capital Advisors, LLC (JSICA), a specialized transaction advisory, valuation and research firm serving the rural and independent communications provider industry, has announced the release of Phone Lines 2010, the independent communications provider industry's most comprehensive summary of incumbent local exchange carriers (ILECs) ranked by access lines, access lines by state, and by parent company.

SEOUL, South Korea, July 28 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Seoul was appointed a UNESCO City of Design as of July 20, 2010. The designation is in appreciation of the city's abundant cultural heritage and creative potentials as well as its strong pursuit of diverse design policies. The U.N.

CHICAGO, July 28 /PRNewswire/ -- Job seekers with shifty eyes, reluctant smiles or fidgety limbs in an interview may be hurting their chances of landing a job.

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.]