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2014-01-27 23:25:40

The celebrity-hosted program will air on the TCN-The Comcast Network. Coral Springs, FL (PRWEB) January 27, 2014 Viewpoints Industry TV will air in Washington, D.C. in January. While the U.S. capital is mostly known as the government seat for the country, it also is home to many other industries such as education, finance, public policy, scientific research, and business. In fact, the District’s founding fathers envisioned it as not only a government center, but as a commercial center...

2014-01-25 23:03:27

The celebrity-hosted program will air on the FOX News Channel via the Comcast Cable and AT&T U-Verse cable systems. Coral Springs, FL (PRWEB) January 25, 2014 Viewpoints Industry TV will air in Salt Lake City, Utah for the month of January. The city is known as the “Crossroads of the West” for its central location in the United States. Tourism, outdoor recreation and other service-related businesses make up most of the capital city’s economy. Salt Lake City’s other strong...

2014-01-20 08:22:34

X1 transforms traditional TV into an Entertainment Operating System - complete with apps, personalization, social media tools, second-screen integration and more EXTON, Pa., Jan. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Comcast, a global media and technology company, today announced the launch of its cloud-based interactive television experience, the X1 platform from Xfinity, across the Keystone Region. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140120/NE48397 ) Unlike any other video service available...

2014-01-16 23:30:20

The celebrity-hosted cable television show airs on TCN-The Comcast Network in January. Coral Springs, FL (PRWEB) January 16, 2014 Viewpoints Industry TV will air in Richmond, Virginia during the month of January. The capital city’s economy is supported largely in the legal, financial and governmental industries with tourism closely behind. It is home to five Fortune 500 companies and is a rapidly growing region for health and medical research. As a leader in informative television, the...

2014-01-15 16:24:35

World-class complex will create more than 20,000 direct and indirect jobs during construction; will be one of the tallest buildings on the East Coast PHILADELPHIA, Jan. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Governor Tom Corbett today joined Comcast Chairman and CEO Brian Roberts and Liberty Property Trust Chairman and CEO Bill Hankowsky for an historic announcement that will drive economic progress and transform Philadelphia's skyline with the construction of a $1.2 billion, 59-story...

Court Rules Against FCC Net Neutrality
2014-01-14 14:08:49

Lee Rannals for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online A Washington appeals court ruled that the Federal Communications Commissions’s (FCC) net neutrality rules are invalid. The court’s decision could affect the future of the Internet. With the FCC’s net neutrality laws in place, Internet Service Providers (ISP) are unable to discriminate how and what content a user wishes to access. However, without this accountability, ISPs will able to make sites like Hulu slower than other sites...

2014-01-13 08:25:40

Multi-Layered Marketing Campaign Is Viewer-Friendly and Offers New Ways to Engage with the Network SANTA MONICA, Calif., Jan. 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- One of the strongest and most-highly recognizable network logos in the cable industry, FEARNET's splat logo is gaining more prominence as it serves as the centerpiece of the channel's new brand refresh, launching today. FEARNET is shedding its skin, unveiling a new network package that modernizes its former cinematic look into a...

2014-01-10 12:22:40

CHICAGO, Jan. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Zacks.com announces the list of stocks featured in the Analyst Blog. Every day the Zacks Equity Research analysts discuss the latest news and events impacting stocks and the financial markets. Stocks recently featured in the blog include the Comcast Corp. (Nasdaq:CMCSA-Free Report), Time Warner Cable Inc. (NYSE:TWC-Free Report), Charter Communications Inc. (Nasdaq:CHTR-Free Report), Netflix Inc. (Nasdaq:NFLX-Free Report) and TASER International...

2014-01-08 08:23:48

Hartford's Premier Music Venue To Be Renamed "Xfinity Theatre" Through 2019 HARTFORD, Conn., Jan. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Comcast and Live Nation today announced a four-year extension of their current seven-year agreement, giving Comcast the naming rights to Hartford's premier music venue through 2019. The amphitheater, formerly called the Comcast Theatre, has been renamed the Xfinity Theatre, effective today. The renaming of the venue reflects the Xfinity brand's strong awareness...

2014-01-01 23:02:05

The Health Briefs TV show will air on SNN-Sarasota News Network Local News 6 via Comcast Cable in January. Coral Springs, FL (PRWEB) January 01, 2014 The producers of Health Briefs TV are pleased to present air dates for the Sarasota-Venice-Port Charlotte, FL area. The cities are located on Florida’s beautiful southwest coast and offer many activities for everyone to enjoy. Residents and visitors will find the area beaches and cities welcoming. Start the New Year off in the warm...

Word of the Day
  • A murmuring sound; a rushing or whistling sound, like that of the wind; a deep sigh.
  • A gentle breeze; a waft; a breath.
  • Any rumor that engages general attention.
  • A cant or whining mode of speaking, especially in preaching or praying; the chant or recitative characteristic of the old Presbyterians in Scotland.
  • To make a rushing, whistling, or sighing sound; emit a hollow murmur; murmur or sigh like the wind.
  • To breathe in or as in sleep.
  • To utter in a whining or monotonous tone.
According to the OED, from the 16th century, this word is 'almost exclusively Scots and northern dialect until adopted in general literary use in the 19th.'