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2014-04-24 08:27:59

Web TV guide service offers unrestricted broadcast TV stations worldwide over the web, but with a twist ORLANDO, Fla., April 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- As Aereo defends its live TV streaming service in front of the Supreme Court, Rabbit TV today announced a similar feature added to its popular eMedia guide, giving its 3 million+ users easy access to nearly 100 live TV stations over the web, including popular US stations like The CW, PBS, Ion, Univision, Telemundo, This, and MeTV, to...

2014-04-23 16:25:16

The Multimedia Retailer to Broadcast a Live Intimate Performance with Country Icon WEST CHESTER, Pa., April 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- In advance of the launch of her upcoming album Blue Smoke, Dolly Parton is scheduled to appear on QVC for a special performance live from Nashville Sunday, April 27 at 7 PM (ET). During the "Dolly Parton Q Sessions Live from Nashville - featuring 'Blue Smoke'" broadcast, Parton will perform songs from her latest album, as well as a few of her greatest...

2014-04-16 08:26:29

WEST CHESTER, Pa., April 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- QVC, the global leader in video and ecommerce retail, today announced plans to expand its European presence into France. With the launch of the new service scheduled for the second quarter of 2015, QVC will expand its global multimedia ecommerce business to seven operations reaching nine countries. "As the second largest economy in the European Union, with a robust ecommerce sector and solid digital infrastructure, France offers a...

2014-04-14 12:30:58

QVC and Cosmetic Executive Women Support Cancer and Careers Through Charitable Beauty Initiative WEST CHESTER, Pa., April 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Two influential forces in the beauty industry are coming together once again to prove that a little makeup can make a big difference. "QVC and CEW Present Beauty with Benefits" is scheduled to air on QVC Thursday, April 17 at 8 PM (ET). The best part is that 80 percent of the purchase price* of donated merchandise benefits Cancer and...

2014-03-28 23:04:25

X8 Brands makers of advanced nutraceutical chewing gums announces the signing of a co-marketing agreement with Life’s a Beach, Inc and its CEO, David Krieff. Krieff is the co-creator and owner of Malibu Pilates. X8 Brand will launch and distribute its’ new Malibu Body Weight-Loss Gum within the Malibu Pilates™ online, TV, radio, and other sales channels such as QVC. Jupiter, Florida (PRWEB) March 28, 2014 X8 Brands makers of advanced nutraceutical chewing gums announces the signing...

2014-03-26 12:27:34

Actress Stars in Public Service Announcement for "QVC and CEW Present Beauty with Benefits" to benefit Cancer and Careers WEST CHESTER, Pa., March 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- As an actress, Tiffani Thiessen knows a thing or two about the benefits of makeup. This time, however, the talented star is in front of the camera for a different reason. By appearing in both print and television public service announcements for "QVC and CEW Present Beauty with Benefits," she will help to prove...

2014-03-14 08:25:03

DUBLIN, Mar. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/5qcv3g/china_tv_shopping ) has announced the addition of the "Concise Analysis of the Chinese TV Shopping Industry" report to their offering. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769) In 2009, the State Administration of Radio Film and Television (SARFT) released Opinions on TV Shopping Channel Construction and Management and Notice concerning Strengthening Management...

2014-03-13 12:24:23

QVC Celebrates Disney's Muppets Most Wanted with a Day of Surprises March 16 WEST CHESTER, Pa., March 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Imagine a pig, a pair of frogs and their posse walk into QVC. Sound like a far-fetched story filled with contagious laughter? Well, it will be reality on March 16 when the Muppets burst through QVC's doors to celebrate Disney's Muppets Most Wanted, in theatres March 21. That's right. The Muppets are coming to QVC! Miss Piggy...check. Kermit the...

2014-03-11 12:25:34

Tune in to "AARP - Staying Sharp" on QVC March 18 at 6PM EDT for Information on AARP's New Brain Health Membership Option WASHINGTON, March 11, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- AARP is scheduled to appear on QVC(®) to directly sell to viewers a new brain health membership called "Staying Sharp" March 18 at 6PM EDT during the one-hour premiere of "AARP - Staying Sharp." http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20070209/NYF043LOGO AARP is evolving to meet the needs of those 50 and over by providing...

2014-02-27 23:30:58

New step stool debuts on QVC to rave reviews. New Bern, NC (PRWEB) February 27, 2014 The newly launched Safe-T-Stool, the only step stool engineered to never tip or flip, entered the market with high demand and rave reviews on last month on QVC, selling over 1700 stools in less than ten minutes. The revolutionary design makes it physically impossible to turn over, regardless of where you stand on the top of the stool. This is especially important for younger children because they do not...


Word of the Day
humgruffin
  • A terrible or repulsive person.
Regarding the etymology of 'humgruffin,' the OED says (rather unhelpfully) that it's a 'made-up word.' We might guess that 'hum' comes from 'humbug' or possibly 'hum' meaning 'a disagreeable smell,' while 'gruffin' could be a combination of 'gruff' and 'griffin.'