Entertainment News Archive - March 17, 2011

AUSTIN, Texas, March 17, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- mtvU, MTV's 24-hour college network, tonight declared Wiz Khalifa, Kanye West, Matt & Kim, Two Door Cinema Club and Chiddy Bang winners of the "2011 mtvU Woodie Awards" - the only night honoring college students' favorite emerging artists and music.

NEW YORK, March 17, 2011 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Global Sources Ltd. (Nasdaq: GSOL) reported financial results for the fourth quarter and year-ended December 31, 2010.

BEIJING, March 17, 2011 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ -- Charm Communications Inc. (Nasdaq: CHRM) ("Charm" or the "Company"), a leading advertising agency in China, announced today that its chief financial officer, Mr.

PARIS, March 17, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Richard Pinder, Chief Operating Officer, Publicis Worldwide, and Paul Kemp-Robertson, Editorial Director, Co-Founder Contagious Communications, follow their successful 2010 Cannes Festival seminar with a new debate on the business effectiveness of contagious conversation at the 2011 Dubai Lynx Festival.

LONDON, March 17, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Sponsor121, a company launched in December 2010, is an online research tool that connects brands with innovative sponsorship ideas. Robert Jackson, Managing Director of Sponsor121, says, "In the current economic climate, sponsors want to identify under exploited sponsorship assets that cost effectively maximise impact with their core target audiences.

TORONTO, March 17 /PRNewswire/ - 2 For Life Media Inc., a lifestage media company, announced today that its ROYAL WEDDING 2011 app for iPad - delivering comprehensive coverage of Prince William and Kate Middleton's wedding - is now available on the App Store.

LONDON, March 17, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- After adding Google(TM) AdSense and enabling image-based adverts for .tel domains, Telnic Limited (http://telnic.tel), the Registry Operator for .tel, today announced that all .tel owners can now integrate Google Analytics to measure and evaluate the performance of their .tel names. ".tel domains continue to index quickly in search engine results and show strong ranking performance," commented Ian Bowen-Morris, Chief Marketing Officer at Telnic, "Now, with integrated tracking by the leading analytics provider, .tel owners can see, down to the individual piece of contact information or advert, how people are interacting with their .tel names." All .tel owners, whether they are running a local paid directory or businesses using different social media platforms to interact with their customers, can benefit from Google Analytics.

SAN JOSE, Calif., March 17, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Harmony(TM) has struck a chord with innovators around the world who are flocking to the Digital Chaotics(TM) website to learn about the social media sharing tool that allows home computer users to create content-rich, 3D music videos that can instantly be uploaded to YouTube.

LONDON, March 17, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- - Tourism Ireland Today Announced the Launch of an Online Game, Which Will go Live on Facebook on St Patrick's Day, 17th March 2011 - Called Ireland Town http://www.facebook.com/irelandtown the Game Brings the Holiday Experience in Ireland to Life for Facebook Fans Across the World - Competition to win an Amazing 4-night Adventure in the West of Ireland, Alongside Prizes Including an Orla Kiely bag, Artisan Food Hampers, or a box of the Finest Irish Crisps, Taytos! Social Games Tourism Ireland is the first national tourism board in the world to launch a social game.

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Word of the Day
  • To befool; deceive; balk; jilt.
  • An illusion; a trick; a cheat.
The word 'begunk' may come from a nasalised variant of Scots begeck ("to deceive, disappoint"), equivalent to be- +‎ geck.