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2014-04-03 20:21:53

Gray Closes on Lockwood Transaction, Plans for Second Quarter Closing of Remaining Transactions ATLANTA, April 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Gray Television, Inc. ("Gray" or "we" or "our") (NYSE: GTN and GTN.A) today announced that it has received all government approvals for all of its previously announced television station acquisitions, including those involving Hoak Media, LLC ("Hoak"). On November 20, 2013, Gray announced agreements with Hoak and separate agreements by which...

2014-03-31 00:21:30

Fellow North Carolinian Self Wins Co-Angler Title, $20,000 LUFKIN, Texas, March 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Chevy pro Bryan Thrift of Shelby, N.C., brought a five-bass limit to the scale Sunday weighing 17 pounds even to overtake Walmart pro Mark Rose and win the Walmart FLW Tour at Sam Rayburn Reservoir presented by Chevy. Thrift's four-day total of 20 bass weighing 73 pounds, 3 ounces earned him the top cash award of $125,000 in the event that featured 176 of the world's best...

2014-03-20 12:31:37

BIRMINGHAM, Ala., March 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- BYO Wireless (Bring Your Own Wireless) is pleased to announce a partnership with NBC's "American Dream Builders." BYO Wireless was the sole wireless service provider to the show's designers on all episodes. "We are excited to be a part of this endeavor and to work with the talented 'American Dream Builders' team," said Graham Black, chief executive officer at BYO Wireless. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140320/DA87546 The fast...

2014-03-19 23:02:44

FileCatalyst Direct solution enabled NBC Olympics to transfer event footage between Sochi, Russia, and Stamford, Connecticut, to facilitate remote production during its coverage of 2014 Sochi Winter Games. New York, NY (PRWEB) March 19, 2014 NBC Olympics, a division of the NBC Sports Group, selected Unlimi-Tech Software, the pioneer in accelerated file transfers and the creator of FileCatalyst, the world’s leading accelerated file transfer solution, as its file transfer technology for...

2014-03-14 12:26:28

Recognized as 'Outstanding Reporter/Correspondent' for NBC 5 Anniversary Special DALLAS and FORT WORTH, Texas, March 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- NBC 5 entertainment correspondent, Bobbie Wygant, has won the 2013 Gracie Award for Outstanding Reporter/Correspondent presented by the Alliance for Women In Media, a national non-profit organization whose mission is to advance the impact of women in the media. Wygant, an NBC 5 entertainment reporter, joined then WBAP-TV as it signed-on in...

2014-03-11 16:25:03

Lifestyle, Sports, Politics, Faith, Arts, Paranormal, Science Channels to Roll-Out in the Coming Weeks/Months LOS ANGELES, March 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Jeff Gaspin, former chairman of NBC Universal Television, and Jon Klein, former president of CNN/U.S., are launching a new subscription-based online platform called TAPP, which will be home to scores of video networks built around personalities with super-fan followings. TAPP stands for "TV APP." TAPP channels will feature the...

2014-02-24 16:23:06

CLEAR SCALP & HAIR(TM) and "The Voice" Announce "The Voice Live Tour" for Summer 2014 NEW YORK, Feb. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- CLEAR SCALP & HAIR(TM) has partnered with NBC's "The Voice" for season six of the Emmy award winning singing competition show as the official hair care sponsor of the show. The multiplatform partnership will include custom content featuring personal stories of past "Voice" artists to celebrate resilience together with CLEAR SCALP & HAIR(TM)....

2014-02-24 12:21:37

CANONSBURG, Pa., Feb. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Utility Service Partners, Inc. (USP), administrator of the National League of Cities Service Line Warranty Program, was recognized by the National Black Caucus of Local Elected Officials (NBC-LEO) during the 2013 National League of Cities Congress of Cities and Exposition. The award was presented to USP's President and Chief Executive Officer, Philip E. Riley, Jr. during the NBC-LEO Membership Luncheon and Awards Program on Thursday,...

2014-02-20 12:27:38

Former NBC Correspondent Robert Bazell to Give Keynote Address WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., Feb. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- In the spring of 2009, 57-year-old Anne Geremia of Princeton Junction, NJ, began to struggle with her responsibilities as a teacher. She had trouble planning her days, she was confused, she couldn't get to meetings on time. Then came the mini-breakdown, and she was asked to take a temporary leave of absence for the remainder of the school year. Anne saw several...

2014-02-20 00:22:26

thePlatform's mpx manages and publishes on-demand video plays across computers, tablets and smartphones for NBC Olympics' coverage of 2014 Sochi Winter Games SEATTLE, Feb. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- NBC Olympics has selected thePlatform, the leading white-label video publishing company, as its central, online video platform (OVP) during its production of the 2014 Olympic Winter Games in Sochi, Russia, from February 6-February 23. The announcement was made today by Rick Cordella, SVP...


Word of the Day
negawatt
  • A unit of saved energy.
Coined by Amory Lovins, chairman of the Rocky Mountain Institute as a contraction of negative watt on the model of similar compounds like megawatt.