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2009-04-22 08:00:00

NEW YORK, April 22 /PRNewswire/ -- MLB Advanced Media, the interactive media and Internet company of Major League Baseball, announced today that it has hired award-winning anchor, sportscaster and journalist Keith Olbermann as an at-large columnist.

2009-04-16 16:05:23

Subscribers of high speed Internet services may soon be paying monthly bills based upon the amount of bandwidth they consume, rather than a traditional flat rate service fee for unlimited connection time.

2009-04-13 02:01:00

Discovery and Microsoft Advertising partner to launch three-screen campaign spanning mobile, Internet and gaming to capture fan base. REDMOND, Wash., April 13 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Microsoft Advertising sets sail today with the announcement of a simultaneous three-screen ad campaign for the Discovery Channel's "Deadliest Catch" television series.

2009-04-02 14:39:51

MSNBC says it will begin telecasting in 1080i High Definition starting June 29. The announcement was made Thursday at the Cable Show in Washington, D.C., by MSNBC President Phil Griffin.

2009-03-16 10:14:01

Controversial U.S. radio personality Don Imus said on The Don Imus Show Monday that he is suffering from stage 2 prostate cancer. The New York Post reported that the 68-year-old conservative talk show host made the announcement at 7:15 a.m.

2009-03-12 07:30:00

- At Least 20% of the Highest Rated Season Premieres were Viewed Three Days or More After Original Airing, Beyond Industry's 'C3' Ratings Window - - Commercials Aired During NFL Football Games were the Most Watched, Though None Cracked the Top 10 in Timeshifted Viewing - ALVISO, Calif., March 12 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- TiVo Inc.

2009-02-13 13:04:00


2009-01-19 13:19:00

VITAC to caption massive TV coverage CANONSBURG, Pa., Jan. 19 /PRNewswire/ -- On January 20th America will be watching the Inauguration of Barack Obama as the 44th President of the United States.

2009-01-19 08:00:00

EMERYVILLE, Calif., Jan. 19 /PRNewswire/ -- MobiTV will bring a historic event to mobile devices, airing President-elect Barack Obama's inauguration live on Tuesday, January 20 beginning at 6 a.m. ET.

2009-01-12 21:00:00

President-elect Barack Obama's inauguration will be screened live in 27 US theaters, MSNBC said Monday.

Word of the Day
  • A pivoted catch designed to fall into a notch on a ratchet wheel so as to allow movement in only one direction (e.g. on a windlass or in a clock mechanism), or alternatively to move the wheel in one direction.
The word 'pawl' probably comes from a Latin word meaning 'stake'.