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2011-05-27 00:00:28

Shy Breaker is a location-based social media platform for the web and iPhone, allowing users to drop time-stamped notes on a Google Maps. Other uses can read, reply privately or comment publicly on these notes. The new version of Shy Breaker also allows users to upload a photo avatar and link to their Twitter and Facebook profiles. To celebrate the launch of the new version, The Shy Breaker Awesome Note Contest is running through September 21st. One user will win $500 just for posting a note...

2011-02-01 19:18:00

MIAMI, Feb. 1, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The first major U.S. music festival of 2011--ULTRA MUSIC FESTIVAL (UMF)--set for March 25, 26 & 27 at Bicentennial Park, Miami, FL--has announced phase two of its line-up. Joining headliners Tiesto, deadmau5 and The Chemical Brothers are exclusive performers Duran Duran, Underworld, Armin van Buuren, Moby plus more. Appearing for the first time ever at UMF are Duran Duran in support of their Mark Ronson-produced 13th studio album ALL YOU NEED IS...

2010-10-27 12:15:00

BOSTON, Oct. 27 /PRNewswire/ -- Alan E. Lewis, Chairman of Overseas Adventure Travel (www.oattravel.com), today announced that OAT has been awarded a Global Vision Award by Travel + Leisure. In its sixth year, the Global Vision Awards honor companies and organizations that are making a difference in the traveler's world. Details are included in the magazine's November issue, currently on newsstands, and on www.travelandleisure.com. OAT's "Unraveling the Maya's Mysteries" tour is one of...

2010-09-10 07:30:00

SHENZHEN, China, Sept. 10 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ -- Universal Travel Group (NYSE: UTA) ("Universal Travel Group" or the "Company"), a leading travel services provider in China, today announced that the Company, via its subsidiary, Shenzhen Yuzhilu Aviation Service Co., Ltd., has entered into an agreement to sell all of its 1,523 TRIPEASY Kiosks to Shenzhen Xunbao E-Commerce Co., Ltd. ("Shenzhen Xunbao"), an online insurance company, for RMB 40.3 million (approximately $5.9 million)...

2010-06-28 19:00:00

ATLANTA, June 28 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- TRX, Inc. (www.trx.com) (Other OTC: TRXI.PK), a world-leading provider of travel technology, process automation, consulting and data services, today announces technology solutions targeted at government agencies, educational institutions and NGOs in the areas of travel reporting, travel analytics, automated travel booking and expense management. TRAVELTRAX(TM), TRX's data intelligence solution, assists government agencies in consolidating and...

2010-06-22 19:00:00

ATLANTA, June 22 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- TRX, Inc. (www.trx.com) (Other OTC: TRXI), a world-leading provider of travel technology, process automation, consulting and data services, today announced a new agreement with Area Travel Agency, a leading travel agency in Finland and a subsidiary of Finnish Air PLC, to provide mid-office solutions via CORREX(TM). CORREX is a reservation processing platform enabling efficient, automated quality control, file finishing, and ticketing of travel...

2010-06-01 10:44:00

NEW HAVEN, Conn., June 1 /PRNewswire/ -- Connecticut has just made green history with the installation of a 400 kilowatt fuel cell at 360 State Street, a new mixed-use 700,000 square foot development in the heart of New Haven's downtown.. This is the first large-scale residential installation of a fuel cell in the world and its application marks a groundbreaking shift in the United States' use of clean energy technologies. The fuel cell, a renewable power source, will provide...

2010-01-12 09:38:00

CHICAGO, Jan. 12 /PRNewswire/ -- K Squared Communications, a travel industry specialist in the areas of public relations, social media and marketing, has just signed with Ya'lla Tours USA to promote Ya'lla's extensive tour programs. Ya'lla is well known for its highly-esteemed programs to Israel and wants to expand the spotlight to showcase its complete line of travel programs. "Ronen Paldi and the entire Ya'lla team consistently deliver top quality travel experiences that wow travelers...

2009-11-03 10:31:00

ITASCA, Ill., Nov. 3 /PRNewswire/ -- Hi-Cone, www.hi-cone.com, a global leader in packaging systems, has a new corporate look to convey its core message that for consumer goods companies, their customers and long-term sustainability, less packaging is the best packaging. For nearly fifty years, Hi-Cone has served consumer goods industries with minimal packaging systems that use plastic ring carriers. Through the years, Hi-Cone's packaging has adapted to new products, package...

2009-10-07 14:28:00

NEW YORK, Oct. 7 /PRNewswire/ -- In its October issue, available now on newsstands, Travel + Leisure magazine reveals the top travel agents in the world, and names 76 travel professionals associated with leading luxury travel network, Virtuoso®. Virtuoso's experts account for nearly 60 percent of Travel + Leisure's 2009 "A-List," making it the most recognized travel network on the list. After evaluating hundreds of candidates for this highly selective guide to the...