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2014-02-10 16:28:27

SEATTLE, Feb. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- With an eye on what's new and trending in the categories of Pop Culture and Pet, Brandy Tanner and Mary Olson are the founders of A Crowded Coop (www.crowdedcoop.com) whose products have caught the attention of everyone from Parade Magazine, USA Today and VH1's Buzz of late. At Toy Fair 2014 A Crowded Coop (Booth 4855) will preview items that will leave the cartoon-lover, Trekkie, Halo collector and gamer all thrilled. At the Show 'The Coop'...

Android's 'Majel' Is Google's Answer To Siri
2011-12-15 08:27:51

Google Android's own version of Apple's smartphone voice software, Siri, could launch in as little as a few weeks, according to reports. Codenamed Majel, after esteemed Star Trek legend Majel Barrett-Roddenberry, the voice-activated personal assistant could be Android's answer to Siri, which has received a huge amount of attention since its debut. For those who do not know, Majel Barrett-Roddenberry, widow of Star Trek creator Gene Roddenberry, provided the computer interface voice in most...

2011-06-23 08:30:00

NEW YORK, June 23, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- EPIX, the premium entertainment channel, video-on-demand and online service announced today that it will preview its original EPIX Picture, The Captains, at this year's Comic-Con® in San Diego on Friday, July 22. William Shatner will talk about the original documentary he produced and directed, an in depth look at the actors who have played Star Trek Captains in the films and television shows. Avery Brooks, who played Captain...

2011-02-22 13:05:00

NEW YORK and BEVERLY HILLS, Calif., Feb. 22, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- CBS Corporation (NYSE: CBS.A and CBS) and Netflix, Inc. (Nasdaq: NFLX) today announced a two-year, non-exclusive licensing agreement that will allow select TV shows from CBS's library, including episodes of "Medium" and "Flashpoint" as well as full seasons of classics such as "Frasier," and "Cheers," to be streamed instantly from Netflix. CBS retains an option to extend the agreement for up to two additional years. Terms...

2010-08-18 23:01:00

WASHINGTON, Aug. 19 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Following is the daily "Profile America" feature from the U.S. Census Bureau: (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20090226/CENSUSLOGO) (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20090226/CENSUSLOGO) THURSDAY, AUGUST 19: "STAR TREK" CREATOR Profile America -- Thursday, August 19th. The man whose imagination gave television audiences a host of beloved characters such as Captain James T. Kirk, Spock, Captain Jean-Luc Piccard, and...

2010-05-12 11:33:00

IRVINE, Calif., May 12 /PRNewswire/ -- Watch the U.S.S. Enterprise fly through the galaxy as you sit under the stars at the Great Park Movie on the Lawn this Saturday. The Great Park Movie on the Lawn summer series starts this May 15th at 8:00 p.m. with the Academy Award winning 2009 hit Star Trek (PG-13). A giant outdoor screen will show the incredible story of a young crew's maiden voyage onboard the U.S.S. Enterprise. On a journey filled with action, comedy and cosmic peril, the new...


Word of the Day
attercop
  • A spider.
  • Figuratively, a peevish, testy, ill-natured person.
'Attercop' comes from the Old English 'atorcoppe,' where 'atter' means 'poison, venom' and‎ 'cop' means 'spider.' 'Coppa' is a derivative of 'cop,' top, summit, round head, or 'copp,' cup, vessel, which refers to 'the supposed venomous properties of spiders,' says the OED. 'Copp' is still found in the word 'cobweb.'
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