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2014-04-24 04:22:07

Eliminating credit card, SIM card counterfeiting and fraud, with new self-authenticating microchips and cards ALEXANDRIA, Va. and GEORGE TOWN, Cayman Islands, April 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- DE SONNEVILLE INTERNATIONAL LTD. ("De Sonneville", or the "Company"), announced today it has filed two U.S patent applications that are the solution to end the systemic U.S. credit card fraud epidemic. According to Forbes and a 2009 Lexis Nexis study - The True Cost of Fraud, the United States...

2014-04-14 23:04:56

An industry leader in creating high quality art for our society’s homes, work and living spaces is giving a huge discount in an effort to help customers save on prints. Scarborough, North Yorkshire (PRWEB) April 14, 2014 There’s an old adage that says “nothing in life comes free”, but representatives with Wallcreate say the new 20 percent off promotion they’re offering is about as good as it gets. “Get up to 20 percent off Wallcreate canvas prints all year round,” said Mark...

The Child Who Inspired Sir Richard Branson's Dreams Of Space Travel Being Sought For VIP Treatment
2014-04-11 06:58:24

Lawrence LeBlond for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Sir Richard Branson, the man behind the dream to bring citizens into space, has only one person to thank in realizing that dream. During a visit to the BBC TV children’s show Going Live! In 1988, Branson got to talk with one enthusiastic child about the possibilities of future space travel. As a child, Shihan Musafer placed a call to the Going Live! show and asked the question that would catapult Branson into the spotlight of...

Chilean M8.2 Earthquake May Be Forewarning Of A Larger Event
2014-04-02 07:51:51

Lawrence LeBlond for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Chile is beginning to dig out from a massive 8.2 magnitude earthquake that struck the region at 8:46 p.m. local time Tuesday evening about 52 miles northwest of the mining town of Iquique, according to the USGS. At least five people are confirmed dead and tens of thousands have been evacuated from their homes. The earthquake touched off tsunami warnings and, according to the BBC, waves up to six feet battered the shoreline in some...

2014-03-08 23:03:12

BBC will deploy Pico Digital’s X-Digital radio platform and XDS-PRO receivers across its worldwide radio network San Diego, California (PRWEB) March 08, 2014 The BBC World Service, the world's largest international broadcaster, broadcasting news, speech and discussions in 28 languages to many parts of the world, today announced that it has selected the X-Digital radio platform from Pico Digital, Inc., for its next generation radio distribution network, including the XNMS network and...

2014-03-06 12:26:03

JAMES NESBITT, FRANCES O'CONNOR AND TCHEKY KARYO CAST IN LEAD ROLES BEVERLY HILLS, Calif., March 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- STARZ, in partnership with the BBC, will produce and air the original limited drama series "The Missing." Filming has begun on the eight-episode run in Brussels, Belgium. Written by Harry and Jack Williams (Honest) and directed by Tom Shankland ("Ripper Street"), "The Missing" will be produced by New Pictures and Company Pictures in association with Two Brothers...

Large Hadron Collider Predecessor May Be Four Times Larger, Much More Powerful
2014-02-21 14:27:41

Lee Rannals for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Scientists gathered in Geneva, Switzerland last week to consider the possibility of building a particle accelerator four times the size of the current largest accelerator in the world. The scientists met not far from CERN, which hosts the largest particle accelerator known as the Large Hadron Collider (LHC). This accelerator has been made famous by its controversial discovery of the Higgs boson (God particle) a few years ago. While...

2014-02-20 12:21:15

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados, Feb. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Barbados Tourism Authority and Top Gear Festival have announced that 2008 Formula One World Champion, Lewis Hamilton, is set to join the star-studded line-up of world famous presenters and motor sport legends at the inaugural Top Gear Festival in Barbados, from May 17-18. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140220/NY68926)(Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20131218/NY35667LOGO-a)(Logo:...

2014-02-17 23:04:24

The story is available in both English and Spanish for iOS and Android users worldwide. New York (PRWEB) February 17, 2014 “God Made You Special” is one of the most recognizable episodes from Big Idea’s top-rated children’s program, VeggieTales. The series has also sold over 70 million videos, 15 million books, and 7 million CDs and is one of the most recognized brands amongst moms of preschoolers. Big Idea chose PlayTales for the adaption of the story for mobile platforms, which...

2014-01-18 23:01:41

Canvas printing specialist, Canvas & Décor, is currently offering a special deal enabling customers to get 50 percent off the printing of photos on canvas. Longview, USA (PRWEB) January 18, 2014 Canvas & Décor, a specialist in producing photos on canvas, is currently offering a special deal to customers who are looking to preserve some of their special memories on canvas. The company is offering 50 percent off at http://www.canvasndecor.ca/ as part of their ongoing...