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2010-06-01 05:00:00

LONDON, June 1 /PRNewswire/ -- PAY ATTENTION, BOND FANS! RM Auctions announces the consignment of one of the most significant cultural icons of the 20th century - the 1964 Aston Martin DB5 James Bond movie car - to its annual 'Automobiles of London' event at the Battersea Evolution in London on 27th October, where it is available for sale for the first time in history and expected to achieve in excess of $5 million. The car is being offered by RM in association with Sotheby's, with whom...

2010-04-19 14:45:00

LONDON, April 19, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- 007 producers, Michael G Wilson and Barbara Broccoli of EON Productions, today announced they have suspended development on the next James Bond film previously scheduled for release 2011/2012. "Due to the continuing uncertainty surrounding the future of MGM and the failure to close a sale of the studio, we have suspended development on BOND 23 indefinitely. We do not know when development will resume and do not have a date for the release of...

2010-04-13 13:38:02

Stress-activated protein protects fugitive ovarian cancer cells from programmed death Chronic stress triggers a chain of molecular events that protects breakaway ovarian cancer cells from destruction, a team of researchers led by scientists at The University of Texas M. D. Anderson Cancer Center reports April 12 in the early online publication of the Journal of Clinical Investigation. In preclinical research, the team found that heightened levels of the fight-or-flight stress hormones...

2010-02-09 06:45:00

NEW YORK, Feb. 9 /PRNewswire/ -- HUGO Fragrances has teamed up with environmental organization Pur to plant a tree in Peru's Amazonian Rainforest for each special edition of HUGO Man or HUGO Element fragrance sold. Both the increasingly eco-conscious outlook of consumers and the oxygen tank shaped HUGO Element bottle inspired this sustainability project. From January 2010, HUGO Fragrances lovers can support the initiative "One Fragrance, One Tree" just by purchasing their favorite...

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2009-12-11 11:18:26

Scientists capture genetic diversity of wild Malus orientalis Wild Malus orientalis"”species of wild apples that could be an ancestor of today's domesticated apples"”are native to the Middle East and Central Asia. A new study comparing the diversity of recently acquired M. orientalis varieties from Georgia and Armenia with previously collected varieties originating in Russia and Turkey narrows the large population and establishes a core collection that will make M. orientalis more...

2009-11-03 11:36:00

LOS ANGELES, Nov. 3 /PRNewswire/ -- MI6, the association dedicated to the success of marketing, promotion and advertising professionals in the interactive entertainment community, announced today that the 2010 MI6 Game Marketing Conference will take place on April 1, 2010 at the Grand Hyatt in San Francisco. The theme of this year's confab is "It's Everybody's Game Now," reflecting the unprecedented impact gaming has had on the entertainment industry at large. "The trend moving away from...

2009-11-03 09:50:22

Large study finds subset of women that may need additional therapy Early-stage breast cancer patients with HER2 positive tumors one centimeter or smaller are at significant risk of recurrence of their disease, compared to those with early-stage disease who do not express the aggressive protein, according to a study led by researchers at The University of Texas M. D. Anderson Cancer Center. The findings, published Nov. 2 online in the Journal of Clinical Oncology, is the first large study to...

2009-09-08 11:00:00

SCHAUMBURG, Ill., Sept. 8 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Experian Marketing Services today announced a new blog site to help marketers target environmentally conscious consumers, a segment with an estimated value of approximately $500 billion. The blog site, http://greenaware.experian.com, features content from a team of leading industry marketing and data experts. In addition to regularly updated blog entries, the site features a variety of tips and tools for marketers looking to reach...

2009-06-26 13:03:00

Head of Panasonic Hollywood Laboratory Appointed CTO of Panasonic Corporation of North America SECAUCUS, N.J., June 26 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Panasonic Corporation of North America today named Eisuke Tsuyuzaki its new Chief Technology Officer. Mr. Tsuyuzaki has served as Managing Director of Panasonic Hollywood Laboratory since 2005. In this capacity, he directed Panasonic's next-generation entertainment R&D activities in the U.S., especially in the Blu-ray Disc format and 3D Full...

2009-04-07 15:13:30

Canadian researchers say they've determined the scent of grapevine flowers comes from pollen grains stored in the anthers, not just the petals. University of British Columbia scientists from the school's Wine Research Center and Michael Smith Laboratories were studying grapes used to produce Cabernet Sauvignon from British Columbia's Okanagan region when they identified a gene that produces and regulates fragrance from the vines' tiny clusters of green blossoms. This was a surprise in...


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2010-10-12 18:40:32

The videocassette recorder, or VCR, is a type of tape recorder that uses removable videotape cassettes containing magnetic tape to record audio and video. The VCR is different from the VTR since the VTR can be reel-to-reel devices that require hand-threading of the tape from a single supply reel. VCR's have a tuner and programmable timer which began as a simple mechanical counter-based feature similar to those available on contemporary audio equipment. These features quickly turned into a...

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