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Apple Among Top Searches On Google's Zeitgeist List
2011-12-16 05:16:41

Google released its annual Zeitgeist feature for 2011, with Apple-related news making three of the top 10 spots. Google´s Zeitgeist 2011 includes the year's 10 fastest-rising global searches on the Internet. Apple's rumored iPhone 5 placed at number six on the list, despite the company's iPhone 4S actually being release.  Some speculated that an iPhone 5 would be a larger screen version of the iPhone. Google said searches for the rumored phone rose 1,658 percent between...

2011-04-26 10:00:00

HOLLYWOOD, Calif., April 26, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Starting this fall (exact date TBA), EMI Music will honor the legacy of THE SMASHING PUMPKINS with an extensive campaign that will see the iconic band's albums from 1991-2000 reissued in fully remastered deluxe versions, each with bonus material. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110426/LA89319LOGO) With the full support and guidance from THE SMASHING PUMPKINS--who've created one of the most acclaimed bodies of work in musical...

2010-08-13 14:45:00

SEATTLE, Aug. 13 /PRNewswire/ -- Smashing Ideas (www.smashingideas.com), the leading digital media agency providing immersive and interactive entertainment for the youth market, today announced it was named a finalist for Washington's Best Workplaces by the Puget Sound Business Journal. The Puget Sound Business Journal award for best workplaces launched in 2007 to identify and recognize best practices in the hiring and retention of great people. After an extensive and rigorous process,...

2010-05-26 08:00:00

ENGLEWOOD, Colo., May 26 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Liberty Media Corporation ("Liberty") (Nasdaq: LCAPA, LCAPB, LINTA, LINTB, LSTZA, LSTZB) is now accepting submissions for the annual "Media for Liberty Award". This award acknowledges media contributions that explore the correlation between economic and political liberty. Eligible works must be originally published or broadcast via print or electronic media during the 2010 calendar year, and received by Liberty Media no later than...

2009-03-21 13:32:18

The Smashing Pumpkins said on their Web site that drummer Jimmy Chamberlin has parted ways with the Chicago rock band. The online announcement Friday offered no explanation for Chamberlin's, but did assure Smashing Pumpkins fans the band would be resuming studio recording this spring, the Chicago Tribune reported. Corgan will continue to write and record as Smashing Pumpkins, the posting said, referring to Pumpkins lead singer Billy Corgan. Corgan is now the only original member of the...

2009-03-09 16:47:00

WASHINGTON, March 9 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Grab your camera, the Germany.info "Spot the Bus" contest is back! The theme this time is "Zeitgeist is German." You can spot the bold new design--one bus is orange and one bus is bright green--until the end of June 2009, both on the streets of Washington, DC, and as "virtual buses" online. Will you be ready to snap a picture and enter to win? The grand prize is a four-week trip to Germany for a German language course, generously sponsored by...

Word of the Day
  • The offense of persistently instigating lawsuits, typically groundless ones.
  • An unlawful breach of duty on the part of a ship's master or crew resulting in injury to the ship's owner.
  • Sale or purchase of positions in church or state.
This word ultimately comes from the Old French word 'barater,' to cheat.