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2009-03-10 08:58:00

Driven by record subscriber growth and large enterprise demand, D.C.-based online media company expands NYC ad sales team by hiring former Conde Nast executive WASHINGTON, March 10 /PRNewswire/ -- SmartBrief Inc., the leader in business-news aggregation and online content delivery, announced that Thomas O'Brien has joined the company as Corporate Sales Director in the company's New York office. The announcement follows a 40% increase in subscriber growth and the launch of new...

2009-03-04 10:06:00

Two world renowned brands join forces for new golf book COS COB, Conn., March 4 /PRNewswire/ -- Chicken Soup for the Soul Publishing, LLC, the publisher of one of the best-selling book series ever published and Golf Digest, the largest selling and most widely circulated golf magazine in the world, have finalized the terms of a collaboration to create a new edition in the best-selling series, Chicken Soup for the Soul: The Golf Book (Chicken Soup for the Soul Publishing, LLC, April 2009,...

2009-02-18 16:35:44

Conde Nast, publishers of Vanity Fair, said it would stop producing the magazine in Germany due to the downturn in the global economy. Circulation has also fallen sharply, from about 500,000 an issue to 200,000 an issue, Deutsche Welle reported Wednesday. Conde Nast Chief Executive Officer Jonathan Newhouse said, We did everything we could. We bought in talented people, invested in content and advertising and committed a significant amount of time, money and energy. But in the end we failed,...

2009-01-06 03:00:00

CAMBRIDGE, England and SAN FRANCISCO, January 6 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Autonomy Corporation plc (LSE: AU. or AU.L), a global leader in infrastructure software for the enterprise today announced that Epicurious.com, an award-winning food website and a division of CondeNet, is leveraging Autonomy's Intelligent Data Operating Layer (IDOL) technology to further enhance its search functionality. Autonomy's unique Meaning-Based Computing technology can understand the meaning of content and...

2008-10-01 09:00:19

NEW YORK, Oct. 1 /PRNewswire/ -- There are travelers, armchair travelers, and now even flavor travelers, thanks to Epicurious.com's new online video series, "Around the World in 80 Dishes." Recapture the tastes of your favorite vacation or take your palate on a world tour, while learning about the traditional cuisine of different regions and countries. Accompanied by world-renowned chefs from The Culinary Institute of America (CIA) in Hyde Park, New York, as instructors, Epicurious.com's...

2008-09-24 12:00:00

SAN FRANCISCO, Sept. 24, 2008 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Virgin America, the California-based airline on a mission to make flying good again, today took the top honors for "best Business/First Class" among domestic airlines in Conde Nast Traveler's 2008 Business Travel Poll. The annual survey of the magazine's business travelers ranked Virgin America as the top U.S. airline for Business/First Class service, as reported in the October issue of Conde Nast Traveler. Launched in August 2007, Virgin...

2008-09-04 09:00:28

NEW YORK, Sept. 4 /PRNewswire/ -- In honor of FASHION ROCKS 5th Anniversary, Conde Nast Media Group and Citi have created an online charity auction in conjunction with eBay Giving Works to benefit Stand Up To Cancer, a new initiative founded to raise philanthropic dollars for accelerating ground-breaking cancer research. Music and fashion fans alike will find an array of incredible items and one-of-a-kind experiences to bid on with 100% of the proceeds going to support the fight against...

2008-08-03 12:00:13

NEW YORK, Aug. 3 /PRNewswire/ -- Women's Wear Daily today introduces an all-new WWD.com, relaunched with a striking design, better functionality, video capability, blogs and daily stock reports. The revamped site will also feature exclusive content. The subscription-only Web site will have free access starting today for one week. Dan Lagani, President of the Fairchild Fashion Group said, "The goal of the relaunch is to enable both our readers and our advertisers to interact with WWD how,...

2008-07-22 12:00:47

NEW YORK, July 22 /PRNewswire/ -- Fashion Rocks first took New York Fashion Week by storm in 2004 and it still remains the hottest ticket of the season. Conde Nast Media Group celebrates the fifth anniversary of Fashion Rocks with an unprecedented line-up of performers including: Beyonce, Black Eyed Peas, Chris Brown, Duffy, Justin Timberlake, Keith Urban, Kid Rock, Mariah Carey and Rihanna among others. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20080722/NYTU044LOGO ) The legendary...

2008-07-02 09:00:33

Thomson's Premier Retail Networks and Conde Nast Publications have announced a programming agreement to produce custom content for display on Premier Retail Networks's Checkout TV network in supermarkets across the US. In collaboration with Conde Nast's Bon Appetit, Premier Retail Networks (PRN) said that it is producing short-form content featuring cooking tips from Bon Appetit.com. These weekly video segments will run on PRN's multi-paned eye-level screen, together with special previews...


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  • A fool; a simpleton: a term of abuse common in Ireland and to a less extent in the Gaelic-speaking parts of Scotland.
This word is partly Irish in origin.