Entertainment News Archive - July 09, 2010

LONDON, July 9, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Legendary playback singer and songwriter Sonu Niigaam has today confirmed that he will make a rare personal appearance in the UK when he tops the bill at The Asian Awards at the Grosvenor House Hotel, Park Lane in London on October 26. (Photo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20100708/398619 ) The variety, emotional range and sheer power of his internationally acclaimed voice have earned Niigaam a huge global following.

PALO ALTO, Calif., July 9 /PRNewswire/ -- Attensity(TM) Group, the leader in Customer Experience Management software applications that generate value from unstructured text, has issued its analysis of the sentiment expressed in social media about the World Cup finalists (http://blog.attensity.com/2010/07/08/wrapping-up-the-world-cup-spain-netherlands-finalists/).

NEW YORK, July 9 /PRNewswire/ -- Berkery Noyes, a leading middle market investment bank, has released its 2010 Half Year Private Equity Information Industry M&A Trends Report.

SHENZHEN, China, July 9 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Cogo Group, Inc.

HOUSTON, July 9 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Zwack, the national shot of Hungary, is excited to announce that the best of the best air hockey players will compete at the 2010 Zwack Air Hockey World Championships July 15-18, 2010 in Houston. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20100709/LA32790) (Photo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20100709/LA32790) The 2010 Zwack Air Hockey World Championships, open to both amateurs and experts, will feature 16 Valley-Dynamo air hockey tables and competitions for doubles and single team play. The Power Doubles and Amateur Doubles tournaments will be held on July 16, and the singles tournaments will cover two days beginning on July 17.

BEIJING, July 9 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ -- Charm Communications Inc. (Nasdaq: CHRM) ("Charm" or the "Company"), a leading domestic advertising agency in China, today announced it will report its unaudited financial results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2010, after the U.S.

PORTLAND, Ore., July 9 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Rentrak Corporation (Nasdaq: RENT), today announced the top ten movies-on-demand (VOD) titles based on consumer transaction rate.

NEW YORK, July 9 /PRNewswire/ -- Neotrope recently "adopted" Children Awaiting Parents(TM) as one of its premier charity program recipients.

MIAMI, July 9 /PRNewswire/ -- The trends this summer bring dining and entertaining back home al fresco style, according to Julia Reed, Creative Director of Taigan.com.

CONCHO, Ariz., July 9 /PRNewswire/ -- Follow a spirited young wife and mother as she embarks on a remarkable journey of self-discovery and wisdom in Retreat to Vision (published by Trafford Publishing), the exciting new novel by Ann Hastings. Set on a ranch in the foothills of the Rocky Mountains, Retreat to Vision introduces Jen Riley, a mother of two and avid horsewoman.

Word of the Day
  • The parings of haberdine; also, any kind of fragments.
The word 'gubbings' is a variant of the word 'gobbon', meaning 'a portion, gobbet.'