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2011-09-15 12:00:00

The award recognizes Washington State companies that have demonstrated high levels of growth every year since 2008. Enumclaw, WA (PRWEB) September 15, 2011 PartyPail, Inc. is honored to be included in the list of 100 fastest-growing private businesses in Washington State. Recipients of the honor were determined based on year-over-year revenue growth from 2008 to 2010, and will be recognized at an awards ceremony and reception put on by the Puget Sound Business Journal. PartyPail is a...

Amazon May Sell 5 Million Tablets
2011-08-30 05:11:28

  According to Forrester Research, Amazon may be positioning itself to compete against Apple's iPad. The iPad has significant market share, having already sold more than 30 million units since launching the product in April 2010. Amazon currently sells the Kindle e-reader, which has no color display and has limited abilities in web browsing, email, and custom apps. According to Forrester´s Sarah Rotman Epps, Amazon has to price its tablet below other competing products...

2011-08-16 07:00:00

BOCA RATON, Fla., Aug. 16, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- MediaNet Group Technologies, Inc. (OTCQB: MEDG), a global shopping and entertainment community, today announced that early indications of its DubLi Xpress Gift Card Reverse Auctions have been favorable. Since launching the new Gift Card Auctions on May 11, 2011, DubLi customers have purchased over 16,000 Gift Cards, of which almost 9,000 were purchased during the month of July alone. Michael Hansen, President and Chief Executive Officer...

2011-08-05 20:01:00

REYNOLDSBURG, Ohio, Aug. 5, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Canvas Stretching Machine, LLC announced that it is now offering free shipping to customers in the US and Canada. "We wanted to make it very easy for people to order our products," says Canvas Stretching Machine co-founder Greg Moulin. Dave Weaver, Canvas Stretching Machine co-founder, says that free shipping gives US and Canadian customers even more incentive to purchase the company's canvas stretchers. Free FedEx ground shipping is...

2011-08-02 08:00:00

CUPERTINO, Calif., Aug. 2, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- BlueKai, the world's only complete platform for data management, analysis and acquisition today announced the appointment of Jon Ingalls as the company's first Chief Marketing Officer and Sam Wolff as the company's first Chief Financial Officer. Ingalls and Wolff assume their roles during a time of significant revenue growth stemming from the widespread adoption of audience targeting and analytics by both brand advertisers and advertising...

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2011-07-18 09:10:00

Customers are fuming after Sears retracted an apparent ad mistake that was offering Apple Inc.'s 16GB iPad 2 for the amazingly low price of $69. The system, which generally fetches a retail price of $744.99, is often offered for reduced sale prices, but Sears is blaming the $69 goof on third-party seller: GSM On Sale. The low price offering got the attention of web shoppers and the deal went viral on Twitter and other social media sites. Many people took advantage of the super deal. The...

2011-07-14 08:15:00

VANCOUVER, British Columbia, July 14, 2011 /PRNewswire-Asia/-- Insiderslab.com issues daily insider trading alerts as filed with the SEC. Today they report on QUALCOMM, Dell, RF Micro Devices, JDS Uniphase, Entropic, & SanDisk. By following insider trading activity, the average investor may be better equipped to trade stocks profitably on a more consistent basis. Executives are classified as "insiders" by the SEC, and they are required to adhere to a specific set of rules when buying...

2011-07-13 07:30:00

COLUMBIA, Md., July 13, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Arbitron Inc. (NYSE: ARB) today announced that Ronald G. Garriques, former President of Dell Inc.'s Communication Solutions Group, has been appointed to the Arbitron Board of Directors, effective Tuesday, July 12, 2011, to serve until the next annual meeting of stockholders. "Ron brings to Arbitron significant expertise in mobile technology as well as international business development and operations, further expanding the capabilities of the...

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2011-07-07 10:10:11

A US federal judge on Wednesday denied Apple Inc.'s attempt to halt Amazon.com from using the "App Store" name for its online smartphone shop, according to court documents. Apple, the maker of the popular iPhone and iPad, filed a trademark lawsuit against Amazon.com saying it illegally used Apple's App Store name to solicit software developers in the US. Apple asked a judge in Oakland, California for a preliminary injunction to stop Amazon from using the App Store name, which Apple says is...


Word of the Day
mallemaroking
  • Nautical, the visiting and carousing of sailors in the Greenland ships.
This word is apparently from a confusion of two similar Dutch words: 'mallemerok,' a foolish woman, and 'mallemok,' a name for some persons among the crew of a whaling vessel.