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2014-08-05 08:27:56

SHANGHAI, Aug. 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- SINA Corporation (NASDAQ GS: SINA), a leading online media company serving China and the global Chinese communities, will announce its unaudited financial results for the second quarter 2014 after the close of market on Thursday, August 14, 2014. Following the announcement, SINA's management team will host a conference call from 10:10 p.m. - 10:50 p.m. Eastern Time on August 14, 2014 (or 10:10 a.m. - 10:50 a.m. Beijing Time on August 15, 2014)...

2014-07-31 23:20:41

New research shows Amazon and Sears are the most price-dynamic retailers overall. Costco makes most of its price changes on Saturday and Sunday. (PRWEB) July 31, 2014 Ottawa, Canada: 360pi, the leading provider of competitive price intelligence, has revealed new insights on price dynamism from leading retailers on the Internet Retailer Top 500, including Amazon, Apple, Sears, Staples and Walmart. The company’s analysis indicates that the level of price dynamism varies dramatically...

2014-07-31 12:27:01

TheStreet Finds That Political Turmoil Overseas Has People Spooked NEW YORK, July 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Recent events have prompted some people to grow fearful of international flying. A new poll, conducted for TheStreet (NASDAQ: TST) by GfK(1), shows that more than one third of Americans agree that recent political turmoil has made them afraid to fly internationally. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140731/132243 As a result of recent political turmoil: -- 36% said they are...

2014-07-31 12:26:29

Rubin to helm video initiatives, Weiner as Editor at Large AUSTIN, July 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Daily Dot, the world's most comprehensive source for original Internet-community news, is thrilled to announce Josh Rubin, formerly of CNN, and Allen Weiner, formerly of Gartner, as the newest additions to its editorial team. Nicholas White, Daily Dot editor-in-chief and CEO: "Josh and Allen both have a deep and expert knowledge of the media landscape today and how it is changing....

2014-07-30 08:30:57

NEW YORK, July 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- TheStreet, Inc. (NASDAQ: TST) announced today that it has won seven Azbee Awards of Excellence from the American Society of Business Publication Editors (ASBPE). Awards spanned editorial content as well as mobile design, and the company was awarded at both regional and national levels. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140603/93856 ASBPE's Azbee Awards of Excellence program is one of the most competitive there is for business-to-business, trade,...

2014-07-29 23:11:20

Industry leader, Channel IQ, welcomes top executive from leading marketplace, Amazon.com to discuss ways to overcome challenges manufacturers face in online marketplaces Chicago, IL (PRWEB) July 29, 2014 Channel IQ, the world’s leading provider of online pricing intelligence, brand protection, and channel management solutions, announced today their inaugural webinar in their “Meet the Marketplace” series: Amazon: Answering the Question. This live webinar will feature a Senior...

2014-07-25 04:22:27

BEIJING, July 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- As originally reported in Ironhands' blog, the consumer market has been looking for an app that can provide a precise image recognition function for years, and now there seems to be many apps dedicated to recognizing specific categories, including dogs, cats and flowers. And recently, a video clip posted on YouTube caught the customer's eyes: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Su6rY82_Z6M&feature=youtu.be This video clip shows a fascinating...

2014-07-24 16:20:49

SANTA MONICA, Calif., July 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Edmunds.com, the premier destination for car shopping, forecasts that 1,461,290 new cars and trucks will be sold in the U.S. in July, for an estimated Seasonally Adjusted Annual Rate (SAAR) of 16.8 million. This would be the highest July sales since the auto industry delivered 1.49 million new car sales in July 2006. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130612/MM31390LOGO "July's performance is the clearest indication yet that...

2014-07-24 08:43:35

Overstock Launches Wedding and Baby Registries to Celebrate Life's Milestone Moments SALT LAKE CITY, July 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Online shopping site, Overstock.com, Inc. (NASDAQ: OSTK), today announced that it has augmented its wish list feature with wedding, baby and special occasion registries, allowing customers to receive the exact gifts they want when celebrating some of life's biggest moments. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20120110/LA33954LOGO "Getting married or...

2014-07-24 08:42:30

NEW YORK, July 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/-- TheStreet, Inc. (NASDAQ: TST), a leading digital financial media company, today announced Elisabeth DeMarse, Chair and CEO will present at the: Needham Interconnect Conference in New York, NY on Wednesday, August 6, 2014 at 1:30 pm ET. This event will be available live via webcast on TheStreet website: http://investor-relations.thestreet.com/events.cfm About TheStreet TheStreet, Inc. (www.t.st) is a leading independent digital financial media...


Word of the Day
barratry
  • The offense of persistently instigating lawsuits, typically groundless ones.
  • An unlawful breach of duty on the part of a ship's master or crew resulting in injury to the ship's owner.
  • Sale or purchase of positions in church or state.
This word ultimately comes from the Old French word 'barater,' to cheat.
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