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2010-02-11 07:00:00

ENGLEWOOD, Colo., Feb. 11 /PRNewswire/ -- DISH Network L.L.C., the fastest-growing pay-TV provider in America, today announced a substantial expansion of the largest high definition lineup in the U.S. with the introduction of nine new HD channels: Fox Soccer Channel HD, Sportsman HD, Hallmark Channel HD, IndiePlex HD and RetroPlex HD, which are only available on DISH Network, as well as truTV HD, E! HD, BBC America HD and SHOWTIME® (West) HD. The definitive HD leader,...

2010-02-09 15:15:00

PARIS, Feb. 9 /PRNewswire/ -- Jeremy Darroch, Chief Executive of Sky, the British home entertainment and communications company, will deliver a keynote address at MIPTV on Wednesday, April 14. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20100121/NY41837LOGO ) Darroch has been at the forefront of Sky's transformation from a pay television company to a highly diversified business operating in the 20 billion pounds Sterling UK and Irish marketplace. During his keynote, he will discuss his...

2010-01-14 00:01:00

LONDON and BURBANK, Calif., Jan. 14 /PRNewswire/ -- BSkyB (Sky), the UK's leading entertainment and communications company, and 3ality Digital, LLC (www.3alitydigital.com), the world's premier provider of 3D technology, have announced they are to collaborate on the launch of what will become the first 3D TV services in the UK and Ireland. Launching in 2010, Sky's 3D TV services will use 3ality Digital's state-of-the-art camera rigs and image processors to capture much of the programming...

2009-11-23 09:30:00

NEW YORK, Nov. 23 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- LivePerson, Inc. (Nasdaq: LPSN), a provider of online engagement solutions that facilitate real-time assistance and expert advice, has announced that it has been awarded the Online Business Partner of the Year award by British Sky Broadcasting (BSKYB), operator of the United Kingdom's largest digital pay television platform and fastest growing broadband provider. The award was presented during BSkyB's annual SKY Awards ceremony in November, at...

2009-10-15 09:43:00

NEW YORK, Oct. 15 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- DoNotDisturb TV, the first television channel of its kind, created by The Hotel Networks (THN), a subsidiary of LodgeNet Interactive Corporation (Nasdaq: LNET), has become a popular entertainment option for millions of hotel guests across the country. Viewership statistics collected by THN and LodgeNet through in-room, set-top box monitoring show that over 19% of hotel guests with access to DoNotDisturb TV watch the short form programming...

2009-09-13 14:46:31

The Department for Culture Media and Sport says the British government will lift its ban on product placement on television to help struggling networks. The Sunday Times of London said the reported regulation change by the government could result in British broadcasters enjoying a boost of nearly $167 million thanks to product placement sales. The ongoing recession has left many British commercial broadcasting groups like ITV facing hard financial times, The Times said. The current rules...

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2009-08-25 12:10:00

British government proposals issued on Tuesday could lead to repeat offenders who persist in illegally downloading music from file-sharing sites such as Limewire to be blocked from accessing the Web, Reuters reported. The move comes as a part of new government ideas to speed up the process of tackling unlawful peer-to-peer file-sharing to prevent damage to the content industries. The UK government has set a target of reducing the problem by at least 70 percent in the next few years. The...

2009-08-18 12:29:00

LOS ANGELES, Aug. 18 /PRNewswire/ -- Broadcast Facilities, Inc. (BFI), owner and operator of Andrita Media Center, the largest independent SD and HD network origination, production, post-production and digital media facility on the West Coast, announced today that, under a long term agreement, Andrita will be providing HD production facilities and services for ABC Daytime's "All My Children." As the new home of "All My Children," Andrita's state-of-the-art production facility will...

2009-07-30 02:33:00

LONDON, July 30 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- British satellite broadcaster BSkyB grew customer numbers at the fastest rate of growth for five years last year, as more consumers chose a night at home in front of the television rather than going out. In an online video interview with business broadcaster Cantos.com, Sky chief executive Jeremy Darroch said: "When people are tightening their belt and staying home a bit more, I think we offer great entertainment and home communications. I...

2009-07-24 09:00:34

The British Broadcasting Corp. and two other TV networks have ended plans for a commercial Internet TV service in the United Kingdom, officials say. The networks now say they will sell the technology for the project to Arqiva, which aims to launch a video-on-demand service in the United Kingdom a few months. Known as Project Kangaroo, the original commercial version of the the BBC's iPlayer Internet TV service would have allowed users to download almost any BBC show. But, the project...


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Ocellaris Clownfish, Amphiprion ocellaris
2013-03-15 12:21:05

The ocellaris clownfish closely resembles the orange clownfish, but is hardier and less aggressive. It lives in coral reefs of the Indo-Pacific, and Indian Ocean, around Thailand, Malaysia, northwest Australia, Indonesia, Philippines, Taiwan, and the Ryukyu Islands. It hides amongst the anemone using the host for protection from predators, to lure other fish into the host anemone, and to feed the host with fecal matter. The ocellaris clownfish has a membrane that will release mucus to...

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