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2010-12-22 14:30:00

LOS ANGELES and SEATTLE, Dec. 22, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Universal Music Group (UMG), the world's leading music company, has renewed its agreement with web platform provider Microgroove. Building on a ten year relationship, the Microgroove Platform currently powers hundreds of heavily-trafficked UMG label and artist sites in the United States, Canada and Australia. By utilizing Microgroove's Platform features and related services, UMG has the ability to further manage an artist's online...

2010-12-20 07:20:00

PORT WASHINGTON, N.Y., Dec. 20, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- When the New Year arrives, the fourth editor in the nearly 50-year history of Choice Magazine Listening will begin to usher in the literary service's fourth technological format. Pamela Loeser of Baldwin will lead the year-long transition from four-track cassette tapes to digital flash memory cartridges as she assumes her role as the nonprofit organization's new editor in chief on January 1. Since 1962, Choice Magazine Listening has...

2010-11-07 00:16:39

The Pocket Sound Boothâ“ž¢ model PSB448 reduces ambient sound received by microphones by acoustically blocking unwanted sound sources. It is low cost at around $50 MSRP, it looks like a square microphone windscreen and it fits on most microphones. Cheyenne, WY (PRWEB) November 5, 2010 Sound and broadcast engineers, TV and radio reporters, as well as musicians have always been challenged with controlling unwanted ambient sound when capturing audio. Whether for...

2010-10-20 11:00:00

HOLLYWOOD, Calif., Oct. 20 /PRNewswire/ -- GenAudio Inc., developer of AstoundSound® 3D sound localization cue software, is proud to have played an enabling role in helping to garner a win for "We Are The World 25 For Haiti" 3D short film entry directed by Paul Haggis that was awarded "Best 3D Music Short Documentary for Concert Film" at the close of the 3-D Film and Interactive Festival (3DFF). The "We Are The World 25 For Haiti" 3D short film was mixed for...

2010-10-07 13:45:00

MEDINA, Ohio, Oct. 7 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- RPM International Inc. (NYSE: RPM) today announced at its annual meeting of stockholders that its board of directors declared a regular quarterly cash dividend of $0.21 per share, payable on October 29, 2010, to stockholders of record as of October 18, 2010. This payment represents a 2.4% increase over the $0.205 quarterly cash dividend paid at this time last year. This action marks RPM's 37th consecutive year of increased cash dividends...

2010-10-05 06:40:00

DENVER, Oct. 5 /PRNewswire/ -- ProLine Digital, a longtime manufacturer and supplier of disc care, media packaging and technology accessories to libraries, schools, specialty distributors, corporations and retailers around the world, is producing the Company's new line of Eco-Pro Multi-Disc Albums that are made in America. The Eco-Pro line of albums offer hard-shell durability with snap-out metal rings for all disc formats that are pre-loaded with strong polypropylene-lined disc pages for...

2010-08-16 09:00:00

LOS ANGELES, Aug. 16 /PRNewswire/ -- For the first time in its near-30 year history, Slayer, the single most distinctive and radical thrash metal band ever, will see its ten American Recordings albums released as a limited-edition, high-end, box set - The Vinyl Conflict (American Recordings/Sony Legacy). Ten albums on 11 discs, The Vinyl Conflict will feature the band's entire Def/American Recordings catalogue: Reign In Blood (1986), South of Heaven (1988), Seasons In The Abyss (1990),...

2010-04-22 05:00:00

NEW YORK, April 22 /PRNewswire/ -- Verve Music Group, the world's leading jazz label and a division of Universal Music Group, today announced a new agreement with HDtracks whereby it will provide consumers with access to many of the world's chart-topping and seminal jazz recordings in better-than-ever pristine 96/24 quality sound. "With HDtracks, Verve continues to bring consumers more choice in how they enjoy music online," stated Nate Herr, Senior Vice President & General Manager...

2010-04-13 15:15:00

MEDINA, Ohio, April 13 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- RPM International Inc. (NYSE: RPM) announced today that P. Kelly Tompkins, executive vice president and chief financial officer, will be resigning effective April 30, 2010, to accept the position of executive vice president of legal, government affairs and sustainability for Cleveland-based Cliffs Natural Resources Inc. (NYSE: CLF). Robert L. Matejka, who had previously served as RPM's chief financial officer from 2001 through 2007 has been...

2010-04-08 11:57:00

In the news release, Simplifile Leads E-Recording Market With Record First Quarter 2010, issued 08-Apr-2010 by Simplifile over PR Newswire, we are advised by the company that the subheadline and 2nd paragraph, 1st sentence, should read "30 new counties" rather than "32 new counties" as originally issued inadvertently. Additionally, Curry County, Missouri and Webster County, New Jersey should be removed from the list. The complete, corrected release follows: Simplifile Leads E-Recording...


Word of the Day
omphalos
  • 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.
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