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2010-06-14 06:00:00

PORTLAND, Ore., June 14 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Rentrak Corporation (Nasdaq: RENT), the leader in multi-screen media measurement serving the advertising and entertainment industries, today announced the company renewed its long-standing OnDemand Essentials® service agreement with Turner Broadcasting System, Inc. (TBS, Inc.) Turner Broadcasting is a leading force in the video-on-demand (VOD) platform across multiple programming categories including primetime...

2008-07-25 15:00:43

Turner Broadcasting Systems has announced that installed Nvision's all-new NV5100MC multi-channel master control switching systems for its major television services, which includes TNT HD, TBS HD, TBS east and west, Cartoon Network and Atlanta's Peachtree TV. Turner Broadcasting Systems (TBS) developed a master control model that could be replicated for its numerous channels. The requirements for the model included mirrored back-up capability under automation control, with the option to...


Word of the Day
cock-a-hoop
  • Exultant; jubilant; triumphant; on the high horse.
  • Tipsy; slightly intoxicated.
This word may come from the phrase 'to set cock on hoop,' or 'to drink festively.' Its origin otherwise is unclear. A theory, according to the Word Detective, is that it's a 'transliteration of the French phrase 'coq a huppe,' meaning a rooster displaying its crest ('huppe') in a pose of proud defiance.' Therefore, 'cock-a-hoop' would 'liken a drunken man to a boastful and aggressive rooster.'
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