Entertainment News Archive - April 26, 2011

Penny auctions review is a new website launched in the hopes of helping consumers pick the right penny auction site to use. It provides a way for users to provide feedback and ratings on the newest auction sites on the Internet.

Learning Today, Inc.'s Smart Tutor program wins 2011 Best Educational Software (BESSIE) awards in two categories: Upper Elementary Reading/Literacy and Upper Elementary Math. (PRWEB) April 25, 2011 Fort Lauderdale, FL Learning Today, Inc., a South Florida-based reading and math software publisher, announced today that the company’s Smart Tutor (http://SmartTutor.com) program was awarded two Best Educational Software Awards (BESSIE) from the ComputED Learning Center.

The power of the Law of Attraction has come to the iPhone and iPad in the form of an innovative and effective new app that helps condition the mind to attract a dream soul mate.

The World's Most Private Search Engine rolls out the welcome mat as Yahoo disappoints consumers concerned about their privacy.

Whitlock, a global leader in AV solutions, Telepresence/videoconferencing and managed services, announces its new achievement as one of Polycom Inc.’s top-level Certified Service Partners (CSP).

All-Silicon Clock Oscillator Technology Offers Viable, Low Cost Alternative to Quartz and SiMEMS Oscillators Cairo, Egypt (PRWEB) April 25, 2011 Si-Ware Systems (SWS) today announced a novel Self Compensating Oscillator (SCO) technology, which produces an all-silicon oscillator that can achieve an overall frequency stability better than 100ppm over a temperature range of -20ºC to 70ºC. The SCO is an all-silicon oscillator that does not require an external frequency reference for frequency generation, and instead generates its frequency from an internal LC oscillator.

Today workers will begin loading steel and other materials into shipping containers bound for Haiti. Springfield, MO (PRWEB) April 25, 2011 Friday morning six truckloads of steel totaling over 230,000 pounds and two truckloads of insulation arrived at Convoy of Hope’s World Distribution Center in Springfield, Mo.

The website IntellectualPropertyNews.com will celebrate its official launch on April 26, 2011 in honor of World Intellectual Property Day.

American University study is first to compare funding, media coverage and strategy of green groups and industry-linked organizations in cap & trade fight. Washington, DC (PRWEB) April 25, 2011 A Nature.com editorial calls "Climate Shift: Clear Vision for the Next Decade of Public Debate" by American University Professor Matthew Nisbet “essential reading for anyone with a passing interest in the climate-change debate.” The new research challenges the commonly-held view that cap and trade legislation failed because of the spending advantages of opponents and false balance in news coverage. “There is a tendency among environmentalists and scientists to blame political inaction on the spending advantage enjoyed by conservatives and on false balance in media coverage,” says Nisbet.

With jobs down, Americans are forced to reinvent themselves. Americans are now opening small businesses to survive the economic downturn.

Word of the Day
  • an ornament or knob in the shape of a flower
  • In architecture, a floral ornament; specifically, the large conventional flower usually placed in the center of the abacus of a Corinthian capital or classic ceiling-caisson; also, the floreated termination of a Gothic finial.
[ "The word 'fleuron' comes from French."]