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2013-12-11 23:27:25

Movie Showtime is a just-launched app that provides movie fans with the tools they need, even on-the-go. The user-friendly mobile app, designed for iOS, Android and Windows Devices, allows the user to enter their location, choose a theater based on that location, and quickly view movie show times. Porto Alegre, Brasil (PRWEB) December 11, 2013 Movie Showtime is a just-launched app that provides movie fans with the tools they need, even on-the-go. The user-friendly mobile app, designed for...

Facebook Pushes Mobile
2012-05-02 12:09:08

Michael Harper for RedOrbit.com It almost unfair to call Facebook a giant. However, there´s just no other word to accurately describe the social media site. Facebook has become so large and so ubiquitous that it has surpassed labels or definition. It´s no longer just a social media site, it´s THE social media site -- it´s where your information lives, where memories are stored and where relationships are documented and catalogued. It´s become a sort of personal...

Nook Color Gets Largest Ever Upgrade, Adds Netflix, Flixster
2011-12-13 05:51:42

Barnes & Noble released a major software update on Monday to its Nook Color, adding many of the features now found in the Nook Tablet. Describing the upgrade as the "largest ever for the device," Barnes & Noble said the new features go well beyond basic performance improvements. “Already the visual appearance between Nook Tablet and Nook Color made it hard to differentiate, and now with Color's version 1.4.1 update, the feature set is beginning to look decidedly similar to...

2010-01-28 11:00:00

SAN FRANCISCO and HOLLYWOOD, Calif., Jan. 28 /PRNewswire/ -- Leading entertainment industry publication, The Hollywood Reporter (THR) and Flixster, the world's biggest online movie community, today announced a strategic alliance that will bring greater moviegoer insight to the entertainment community - and deliver real-time insider news and content to more than 33 million unique visitors every month. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20100128/LA44584LOGO) The agreement between...

2009-08-13 10:57:49

Google launched a series of new social gadgets for iGoogle on Wednesday that will allow its users to connect with each other. "Social gadgets let you share, collaborate and play games with your friends on top of all the things you can already do on your homepage," Marissa Mayer, Google's Vice President of Search Products & User Experience and Rose Yao, iGoogle Product Manager, wrote on Google's blog on Wednesday. "The 19 social gadgets we're debuting today offer many new ways to make your...

2009-04-09 08:10:00

Facebook has added another 100 million people to its user base over the past eight months, officially signing up its 200 millionth user on Wednesday.  The number of Facebook users now exceeds the populations of Japan and Brazil.  The popular online social network was initially only available to college students when the site officially launched in 2004.  But its growth has surged since it began allowing anyone to sign up. How long such growth can continue is unclear. ...

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.