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2011-05-26 00:00:27

eLektra Performance Systemâ“ž¢ software-based violin MIDI allows any violin with pickup to control digital effects and virtual instruments using standard VST, VSTi and Sound Font plugins. Durham, NC (PRWEB) May 25, 2011 Electric Violin Shop announces the release of an innovative new violin MIDI software called eLektra Performance Systemâ“ž¢, which is available for the purchase price of $299 exclusively through...

2011-02-08 00:00:00

WATERTOWN, Conn., Feb. 8, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Worldwide payment services leader iSend LLC has partnered with Mexican retail group Elektra to offer international gift cards to US-based Mexicans. Individuals purchase the Elektra Gift Card in the United States and their families pick it up in Mexico, making gift giving easier and more accessible than ever before. The new Elektra Gift Card is available now at stores throughout the US. The safe and secure Elektra Gift Card creates a new,...

2005-12-01 18:31:48

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - "Alias" star Jennifer Garner has given birth to her first child, a daughter, with actor-husband Ben Affleck, US Weekly magazine reported on Thursday. A publicist for Garner, 33, could not immediately be reached for comment. Affleck's representative declined comment on the report. Us Weekly reported on its Web site that the birth came after doctors induced labor at a Los Angeles hospital on Wednesday night, a week before Garner's expected due date. The...

2005-07-07 13:10:00

LOS ANGELES -- The "Fantastic Four" will descend on North American movie theaters on Friday, marking Marvel Enterprises Inc.'s latest venture to turn its comic book heroes into box office superpowers. The comic book publisher, home to more than 4,700 characters, has had mixed results in Hollywood, ranging from the wildly successful "Spider-Man" and "X-Men" franchises to clunkers like "Elektra" and "The Punisher." "Fantastic Four" revolves around four astronauts who are transformed into...

2005-06-30 19:29:27

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Hollywood couple Ben Affleck andJennifer Garner, who battled each other on screen in the actionfilm "Daredevil," have married and are expecting their firstchild, their publicists said on Thursday. No further details were provided, but Us Weekly magazinereported that the couple tied the knot on Wednesday at theParot Cay resort in the Turks and Caicos Islands, the Britishcolony southeast of the Bahamas, and that their baby is duethis fall. Affleck, 32, celebrated his...

Word of the Day
  • The navel or umbilicus.
  • In Greek archaeology: A central boss, as on a shield, a bowl, etc.
  • A sacred stone in the temple of Apollo at Delphi, believed by the Greeks to mark the 'navel' or exact center-point of the earth.
'Omphalos' comes from the ancient Greek.