Entertainment News Archive - August 13, 2010

DUBLIN, August 13, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- - Five Low Buy-In Tournaments at Boylepoker.com With $200 Added See Online Poker Players Hunt Pros For Cash Boylepoker.com today announces the launch of its Scalp Series starting Monday August 16, 2010. The week-long series of online bounty tournaments have a buy in of between $5.50 and $11 and feature $100 added directly to the prize pool and a further $100 added in the form of four $25 Scalps - players simply have to knock out one of the pro bounties and win the $25. The bounties are Marty "marty_smyth" Smyth, Nicky "NickyP0wer" Power, John "John0Shea" O'Shea, and Pete "PeteMurphy" Murphy. 8.30pm Aug 16: Scalp Series 1 - $10 + $1 FO $100 added + four $25 pro bounties 8.30pm Aug 17: Scalp Series 2 - $5 + .50c FO $100 added + four $25 pro bounties 8.30pm Aug 18: Scalp Series 3 - $10 + $1 FO $100 added + four $25 pro bounties 8.30pm Aug 19: Scalp Series 4 - $5 + .50c FO $100 added + four $25

DALLAS, August 13, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- According to the new market research report, "Effective Social Media Marketing Strategies for Pharmaceutical Market" published by MarketsandMarkets (http://www.marketsandmarkets.com), 18 of the top 20 pharmaceutical players globally have established their presence on the three most popular social networking sites, i.e., YouTube, Twitter, and Facebook.

BIRKIRKARA, Malta, Aug. 13 /PRNewswire/ -- The App, which was first introduced three weeks ago, could initially be downloaded for free on the iPad.

PARIS, August 13, 2010 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- eServGlobal Limited (LSE: ESG & ASX: ESV), a global telecoms software vendor specializing in Mobile Money and Value-Added Services (VAS), today reported increased revenue for its FlexiContent customers. FlexiContent, available through over a dozen operators during the 2010 soccer world cup in South Africa, allows operators to quickly capitalize on subscriber needs during popular events by providing the much sought-after information and entertainment tools. Including Games & Information Services, FlexiContent allowed subscribers to use Premium SMS to access world cup match progress reports and results in REALTIME.

PORTLAND, Ore., Aug. 13 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Rentrak Corporation (Nasdaq: RENT) today announced the top ten movies-on-demand (VOD) titles based on consumer transaction rate.

LOS ANGELES, Aug. 13 /PRNewswire/ -- While society in general encourages teenagers to abstain from sex, the message is not as prevalent in the rest of the population.

Word of the Day
  • The horn of a unicorn considered as a medical or pharmacological ingredient.
  • A winged horse with a single horn on its head; a winged unicorn.
The word 'alicorn' comes from Italian alicorno, already associated with unicorns and reinterpreted, popularized by Bearing an Hourglass (1984) and other fantasy novels by Piers Anthony.