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2014-07-29 12:30:08

- Thrilling police drama to return in 2015 on Bravo - - 19-2 is co-produced by Montréal's Sphere Media Plus and Echo Media - - Adrian Holmes and Jared Keeso return to star as Nick Barron and Ben Chartier respectively - - Louis Choquette, Érik Canuel, and Podz slated to direct - To tweet this release: http://bit.ly/1AtWz6R MONTRÉAL, July 29, 2014 /CNW/ - Bravo announced today that production has begun on Season 2 of its hit original drama series 19-2. Set to return to Bravo in...

2014-07-23 12:37:09

PARIS, July 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Gameloft, a leading global publisher of digital and social games, today announced it is celebrating the one-year anniversary of its hit game, Despicable Me: Minion Rush, with a game-changing content update coming soon. Published in partnership with Universal Partnerships & Licensing (UP&L) and Illumination Entertainment, the popular mobile title reached another important milestone this month, hitting more than 300 million downloads...

2014-07-22 08:26:54

New Divergent App Launches Today Featuring Premium Content and Interactive Experiences For Xfinity Customers SANTA MONICA, Calif. and PHILADELPHIA, July 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Lionsgate (NYSE: LGF) and Comcast (NASDAQ: CMCSA, CMCSK) today announced the expansion of their partnership to create uniquely immersive multi-platform experiences for digital consumers, beginning with the launch of an app for the motion picture Divergent....

2014-07-21 12:31:05

Customers Can Now Enjoy DVR Recordings on iOS and Android Smartphones and Tablets at Home and Download Recorded Programming for Use On-The-Go ATLANTA, July 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Comcast announced today that it launched X1 DVR with cloud technology and live in-home streaming across greater Atlanta. New X1 customers in Atlanta will be the first in Comcast's southern region to have access to the new technology. While in the home, customers will be able to watch their DVR recordings...

2014-07-20 20:20:53

Agreement Includes 10-Year Production Deal with Universal Pictures and First Look Deals with Other NBCUniversal Businesses UNIVERSAL CITY, Calif., July 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Universal Pictures and Blumhouse Productions today announced that they have entered into a new 10-year first-look production agreement and that Blumhouse is forming new partnerships that will span across NBCUniversal businesses, including Universal Television and Universal Cable Productions. Blumhouse will...

comcast customer service disaster
2014-07-17 08:25:38

Eric Hopton for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online What should have been a straightforward customer service procedure could have turned into a public relations disaster for one of America's largest cable service providers. The incident is a lesson for businesses everywhere, both large and small. The power of the internet and global networks have changed the way complaints are heard and dealt with forever and can have consequences far beyond individual cases. The potential for something...

2014-07-16 12:25:22

ONE OF THE MOST TIMELESS HOLIDAY CLASSICS AVAILABLE ON BLU-RAY(TM) FOR THE FIRST TIME IN ALL ITS ORIGINAL GLORY UNIVERSAL CITY, Calif., July 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- SYNOPSIS: Screen legends Bing Crosby and Fred Astaire sing and dance their way into your heart in one of the most timeless holiday classics of all time, Holiday Inn. Featuring the Academy Award winning song, "White Christmas," Crosby plays a song and dance man who leaves showbiz to run an inn that is open only on holidays....

2014-07-08 08:24:49

NEW YORK, July 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Electric Sheep, the multi-channel online video network, is launching a classical boxing-centered site targeted for millennial males - TheUpperCut.tv [http://www.theuppercut.tv ]. Developed with "One Three Media" (a Hearst/Mark Burnett Company), the TheUppercut.tv presents a primetime TV show starring Sylvester Stallone and Sugar Ray Leonard. The site also showcases classic videos of legendary boxing champions and fights....

2014-07-01 12:22:10

The Nation's Largest and Fastest WiFi Network Now Available for Commuters and Tourists on America's First Subway Line BOSTON, July 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Comcast announced today that it has activated Xfinity WiFi hotspots in the subway platform areas on the MBTA's Green Line from North Station to Kenmore just in time for the busy 4(th) of July holiday and summer season. Comcast is the first provider to offer WiFi in portions of the first subway line to open in the United States....

2014-07-01 08:26:33

Brings Economically-Viable Model for Broadcast and Cable Programmers to Create Live TV Shows NEW YORK, July 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The US Patent and Trademark Office today is scheduled to issue U.S. Patent 8,767,031 for the Video Call Center (VCC) to Media Executive and Inventor Tom Wolzien. The Video Call Center is a unique approach to creating television programs from multiple web video callers using systems such as Skype®. The patent relates to technology and production systems...


Word of the Day
omadhaun
  • A fool; a simpleton: a term of abuse common in Ireland and to a less extent in the Gaelic-speaking parts of Scotland.
This word is partly Irish in origin.