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2014-08-21 08:26:59

Expanded Awards Eligibility Yields Record Number Of Entries Increasing Recognition Of Ethnically And Culturally Diverse Marketing Achievements NEW YORK, Aug. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The National Association for Multi-ethnicity in Communications (NAMIC) today announced the winners of its Excellence in Multicultural Marketing Awards (EMMA). Presented in conjunction with the Annual NAMIC Conference, the awards competition recognizes outstanding marketing efforts designed to attract...

2014-08-20 08:26:31

Groundbreaking Service Lets Cable TV Subscribers "Nimble-ize" Their TV By Putting it in the Cloud to be Watched on Any Device, Anywhere in the World NEW YORK, Aug. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- NimbleTV (nimbletv.com), the cloud-based TV service that finally makes "TV Everywhere" a reality, today announces its expansion in the Chicago metro region. Now offered as a free service, NimbleTV lets area residents with existing cable subscriptions watch their pay TV from any location, on any...

2014-08-14 23:00:56

Sonoma Superior Court Judge denies Comcast's bid to dismiss class action lawsuit Sonoma County, California (PRWEB) August 14, 2014 On August 5, 2014, the Honorable Judge Arthur A. Wick denied Comcast's motion for summary judgment in a class action lawsuit alleging that Comcast failed to pay their Account Executives earned commission wages. See Hurley, et al. v. Comcast of California, et al., currently pending in the Sonoma County Superior Court for the State of California, Case...

2014-08-14 12:32:11

New fiber-optic network to power boutique hotel, enhance guest experience and provide model for tourism industry in Marin and Sonoma LIVERMORE, Calif., Aug. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Comcast Business today announced that Inn Marin, a boutique hotel, with state-of-the-art green lodging accommodations and sustainability practices, will have Comcast Business' advanced, 400Mbps fiber-optic Ethernet solution to help improve its guest experience as the premier resort and meeting space in...

2014-08-14 08:25:35

PORTLAND, Ore., Aug. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Rentrak (NASDAQ: RENT), the leader in precisely measuring movies and TV everywhere, has signed a multi-year agreement with the NBC Owned Television Stations in Los Angeles (KNBC), Dallas-Fort Worth (KXAS), and Miami-Fort Lauderdale (WTVJ). These stations will utilize Rentrak's massive and passive measurement system, including Rentrak's single-source automotive and political segmentations, to sell the value of their audiences and inventory...

2014-08-11 08:25:19

PRESENTED BY BROADCASTING & CABLE AND MULTICHANNEL NEWS THURSDAY OCTOBER 2, 2014 NEW YORK CITY NEW YORK, Aug. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Andres Cantor, the iconic sports anchor and analyst at Telemundo, Ruben Mendiola, President of mun2, and Gary Zenkel, President of NBC Olympics and President of Operations & Strategy, NBC Sports Group, will take part in a keynote discussion -- "Going for the Next Goal"-- on how future telecasts of the Olympic Games and FIFA World Cup will impact...

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2014-08-07 04:56:52

John Hopton for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Comcast has announced it will continue to help poor families in the US to be connected to the Internet regardless of their means, as it adds an offer of six months free service to its Internet Essentials broadband service program, and an amnesty to customers who currently have outstanding bills with Comcast and were therefore previously ineligible for offers. The offer of six months of free service is available to any family eligible...

2014-08-05 08:30:14

EXTON, Pa., Aug. 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Philly Sports Holdings, LLC, an Exton-based, privately-owned holding company that operates Sports Vault and Strategic Sports Marketing, announced today that it has appointed Peter A. Luukko as Chairman of the Board, effective immediately. Mr. Luukko is also an investor in the company, founded in 2012, which specializes in distributing autographed sports memorabilia and organizing exclusive events for sports fans to meet professional athletes....

2014-08-01 08:30:04

Editor Note: For more information about this release, please scroll to bottom. NEW YORK, August 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, Analysts Review released its research reports regarding Wynn Resorts Ltd. (NASDAQ: WYNN), Comcast Corporation (NASDAQ: CMCSA), Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN), United Parcel Service, Inc. (NYSE: UPS) and Priceline Group Inc. (NASDAQ: PCLN). Private wealth members receive these notes ahead of publication. To reserve complementary membership, limited...

2014-07-30 12:34:12

Faster Speeds Offer Enhanced Customer Experience at 12 Stores Across Greater Boston Region BOSTON, July 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Comcast Business today announced that J.P. Licks, a local chain with 12 hand-churned ice cream parlor-cafes serving the greater Boston area, is using Comcast Business Internet, Business WiFi and Business Voice to provide public Internet access for customers while also maintaining separate, secure connectivity for its internal communications. With this...


Word of the Day
barratry
  • The offense of persistently instigating lawsuits, typically groundless ones.
  • An unlawful breach of duty on the part of a ship's master or crew resulting in injury to the ship's owner.
  • Sale or purchase of positions in church or state.
This word ultimately comes from the Old French word 'barater,' to cheat.
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