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2013-04-03 08:24:35

YORK, England, April 3, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Alan Leach from Britpop band Shed Seven, along with his tech-head brother John Leach, has designed a much-needed update to the old pen and paper style pub quiz. Utilising mobile technology, this pioneering application takes full advantage of the one item people take everywhere, the mobile phone. Lightyears away from a pen and paper trivia night! The SpeedQuizzing night is all about fast pace and swift reaction times,...

2012-10-25 23:20:30

WASHINGTON, Oct. 26, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Following is the daily "Profile America" feature from the U.S. Census Bureau: (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110428/DC91889LOGO) FRIDAY, OCTOBER 26: POSTCARDS Profile America -- Friday, October 26th.( )Even with smart phones, iPads, and other electronic gadgets, just about everyone on vacation buys some picture postcards, either to send to friends --or just to keep as a reminder of the trip. In the U.S., the first postcards...

2012-08-06 06:22:56

LOS ANGELES, Aug. 6, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- IC Places, Inc. (OTCQB: ICPA) is pleased to announce its Punch TV Network is now broadcasting in Houston Texas. It was less than a year ago that Punch TV began broadcasting its signal to over-the-air viewers in various cities nationwide. Since that time, Punch TV has been steadily increasing the number of households served. In October, 2011 Punch could be accessed by approximately 7 million households. It was less than a month ago that the Punch TV...

2012-04-26 06:27:11

SANTA MONICA, Calif., April 26, 2012 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- ProProfs.com, the leading provider of comprehensive online tools for building, testing and applying knowledge, today announced a new set of powerful features for its popular Quiz Maker product. ProProfs' Quiz Maker will enable users to quickly and easily create quizzes with more than 3 million free sample questions and 300,000 quiz templates to choose from. Quiz Maker will also offer a robust set of reporting features which will...

2012-03-07 05:56:00

LONDON, March 7, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- With high numbers of holidaymakers booking breaks in the UK over the May bank holidays, Comparecarhire.co.uk collates top five staycation locations With thousands of British families booking breaks in the UK over the May bank holidays, car hire price comparator Comparecarhire.co.uk has put together the top five staycation locations in the UK. Andy Hemmington of Comparecarhire.co.uk, says: "An increasing number...

2011-11-29 11:35:00

SANTA CLARA, Calif., Nov. 29, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Mela, a global consumer entertainment service with one of the largest aggregations of premium South Asian video content has formed a strategic partnership with New Jersey based Telugu Magic TV ("TMTV"), which specializes in serving the entertainment needs of the large Telugu community in North America. Mela has strengthened its regional content offering for the Telugu community through this partnership with TMTV. TMTV will...

2011-10-04 07:00:00

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., Oct. 4, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Mela, a global multi-platform consumer entertainment service with one of the largest aggregations of premium South Asian video content, has partnered with the New Jersey Independent South Asian Cine-Fest, a film festival that promotes and recognizes talents of independent South Asian filmmakers from across the globe. The upcoming NJISACF 2011, scheduled to take place from October 21-23 in Edison, New Jersey, USA, will highlight the...

2011-05-04 02:30:00

NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE, England, May 4, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- According to figures published by ABTA, 2.45 million Brits went on a foreign holiday during the Easter break, taking advantage of the 11 day holiday created by the Royal Wedding and the traditional Easter break. The number of British travellers opting to go abroad during April reveals that the travel industry is recovering after the events of 2010, say ulookubook.com. Ian Raine of ulookubook.com, comments: "The figures released by...

2010-04-01 13:29:00

BIRMINGHAM, England, April 1, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Stars of the British Asian Music Scene were in attendance last night at the Brit Asia Music Awards "Media Nominations Party". Set in the prestigious Ricoh Arena in Coventry guests were treated with Champagne and Canapes courtesy of Mahirs Catering. The V.I.P guests all waited in bated breath to hear Sukhi Barth, Brit Asia TV presenter to announce the nominees for the 15 categories. The U.K's leading provider of celebrity style...

2010-02-24 02:00:00

GENEVA, February 24, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Eukanuba.com will be the number one destination for millions of delighted dog enthusiasts from March 11-14 as it plays live internet host to the 28,000 dogs and 187 breeds at Crufts 2010. To view the Multimedia News Release, please click: http://multivu.prnewswire.com/mnr/prne/eukanuba/40787/ As the premier sponsor of Crufts 2010, Eukanuba is bringing exclusive FREE online coverage of the biggest dog show in the world, LIVE, to the US,...