Entertainment News Archive - August 16, 2010

BRUSSELS, August 16, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Europeana and European Schoolnet are pleased to invite teachers to build learning resources based on Europe's digital heritage, as part of this year's eLearning Awards (http://elearningawards.eun.org). Europeana.eu is Europe's online museum, library and archive.

HONG KONG, Aug. 16 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- The optimistic economic outlook in emerging markets is attracting more local retailers to participate in Global Sources' (Nasdaq: GSOL) (http://www.globalsources.com ) Private Sourcing Events (http://www.PrivateSourcingEvents.com ).

SANTA MONICA, Calif., Aug. 16 /PRNewswire/ -- With cool crooner Lloyd newly signed to acclaimed songwriter/producer Polow da Don's Zone 4 joint venture with Interscope Records, the smooth singer's debut single for the label, "Lay It Down," will be released on Monday, August 16, 2010.

PHOENIX, Aug. 16 /PRNewswire/ -- "Get to your potential customers before the competition does." This golden rule of sales has never been more important than online where competitors are only a click away.

CALABASAS, Calif., Aug. 16 /PRNewswire/ -- Anticipating the coming paradigm shift that will merge your television and your computer, NxtGenTV has just released the most cohesive system of online tools to facilitate the ultimate interactive communication platform.

GIBRALTAR, August 16, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- The Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers has recently granted the pornography industry with a domain dedicated solely to pornographic sites.

LONDON, August 16, 2010 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- - Corporate Palestine Will Now be Able to Benefit From PR Newswire's Global Distribution Network for Local Business News PR Newswire, a global provider of electronic distribution, targeting, measurement and broadcast services for business news, and Ellam Tam, Palestine's First Strategic Communications Company, signed an agreement by which Ellam Tam will be able to represent PR Newswire services in the Palestinian Market.

SANTA MONICA, Calif., Aug. 16 /PRNewswire/ -- Interpret, a leading entertainment, media and technology market research firm, today released its interpretation report "Despite Industry Fears, Consumer Spending Cuts Do Not Impact Piracy" based on data from its quarterly New Media Measure(TM) study.

BOCA RATON, Fla., Aug. 16 /PRNewswire/ -- TransMedia Group said it was retained by Made in USA Certified, Inc.

Word of the Day
  • The act of burning, scorching, or heating to dryness; the state or being thus heated or dried.
  • In medicine, cauterization.
The word 'adustion' comes from the Latin 'adustio', 'burning'.