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  1. Comcast Spotlight Appoints Former Bloomberg Executive Megan Latham to Lead Customer Experience
    NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Comcast Spotlight, the advertising sales division of Comcast Cable, announced it has named Megan Latham as vice president, customer experience, for the company. This is a new role for Comcast Spotlight that reflects the organization’s continued commitment to positioning the customer at the forefront of its business, providing the best experience, products, results and value. Latham, who joins the company this week, will serve as a voice and advocate for current and pr
  2. Barnes & Noble Announces Michelle Obama’s Becoming Has the Most Pre-Orders of Any Adult Book in Over Three Years
    NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Barnes & Noble, Inc. (NYSE: BKS), the world’s largest retail bookseller, today announced that Michelle Obama’s Becoming has sold the most pre-orders of an adult book since Harper Lee’s Go Set a Watchman, which was published in July 2015 and went on to post the largest first-day sales for adult fiction in Company history. “We’ve already seen tremendous demand for Becoming before it has even hit the shelves,” said Liz Harwell, Senior Director of Merchandising, Trade
  3. Telly Award-Winning "Story in the Public Square" Program Has Expanded Weekly Broadcasts
    NEWPORT, R.I.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The Telly Award-winning series “Story in the Public Square” has expanded its broadcasting in major markets across America. The show now airs in 20 of the top 25 markets across America, 37 of the top 50 markets and 66 of the top 100. A partnership of The Providence Journal and the Pell Center at Salve Regina University, the program provides insights and perspectives into culture, politics and current national and international events from diverse storytellers of e
  4. Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra Names Ken-David Masur as Music Director
    MILWAUKEE--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra Names Ken-David Masur as Music Director
  5. MTV Expands Live Events Business in U.S. with Acquisition of SnowGlobe Music Festival
    NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--$VIAB--MTV today expanded its global live events business into the U.S. with the acquisition of SnowGlobe Music Festival, the nation’s premier outdoor New Year’s Eve music festival. The annual, three-day event takes place December 29-31 in South Lake Tahoe, California and welcomes more than 20,000 fans each day with a mix of musical performances, live action sports, and interactive art exhibitions. Artists from Kendrick Lamar to Post Malone to Zedd and many more have perform
  6. ole Appoints New Chief Executive Officer
    TORONTO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--ole, one of the world’s fastest growing independent music publishing, music production and global rights management companies, is pleased to announce today the appointment of entertainment industry veteran Helen Murphy, to succeed Robert Ott as ole’s Chief Executive Officer. Mr. Ott will continue to serve as an advisor to Ms. Murphy and the ole Board of Directors. Ms. Murphy is the founder and President of International Media Services, Inc. The company provides strateg
  7. Orson Welles' Final Film "The Other Side of the Wind" Utilized Video Gorillas' AI-Powered Frame Compare Technology in Post-Production
    LOS ANGELES--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Video Gorillas, a developer of state-of-the-art media technology incorporating machine learning, neural networks, visual analysis, object recognition, and live streaming, announced today that Netflix’s November 2, 2018 theatrical and online release of “The Other Side of the Wind,” the final, previously unfinished film by iconic filmmaker Orson Welles, utilized Video Gorillas' artificial intelligence (AI) powered Bigfoot Frame Compare technology in post. Principal p
  8. Winning 2018 Global Student Entrepreneur Award is Music to DJ Aaron Morales’s Ears
    HOUSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Winning 2018 Global Student Entrepreneur Award is Music to DJ Aaron Morales’s Ears
  9. Strategy Analytics: Smart Speaker Shipments Hit Record Level in Q3 2018 as Installed Base Approaches 100 million
    MILTON KEYNES, United Kingdom--(BUSINESS WIRE)--$AAPL--According to the latest quarterly research from Strategy Analytics, global smart speaker shipments grew an astonishing 197% year-over-year to reach a record 22.7 million units in Q3 2018 putting the market on track to surpass 100 million units in use during the final quarter of the year. Amazon remained the number one ranked vendor in Q3 with 32% share followed by Google at 23% share. China’s Baidu was the biggest mover in the quarter increasing i
  10. WrestleMania® Generates $175 Million for New Orleans
    STAMFORD, Conn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--WWE® (NYSE: WWE) and Louisiana Governor John Bel Edwards announced today that WrestleMania 34 generated $175 million in economic impact for the greater New Orleans region this past April, according to a study conducted by the Enigma Research Corporation. This marks a significant increase from the $142 million generated for WrestleMania 30 in New Orleans and the seventh consecutive year that WrestleMania generated more than $100 million in economic impact for it
  11. Showcase Cinemas Launches Showcase Subscribe - the Ultimate Movie Plan for Individuals, Friends and Families
    NORWOOD, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Showcase Cinemas just made moviegoing a bit easier and more cost effective with the launch Showcase Subscribe!
  12. Resumen: Presentación de Paris Eternal
    PARÍS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--DM-Esports ha anunciado la identidad de la marca de la franquicia parisina de la Overwatch League – la primera liga de E-sport mundial con equipos urbanos. El equipo se ha llamado Paris Eternal y su logotipo se ha presentado hoy en París. "Estamos encantados de presentar la marca Paris Eternal a los aficionados de Overwatch en Francia, en Europa y en todo el mundo", comenta Drew McCourt, propietario de DM-Esports. El comunicado en el idioma original, es la versión oficia
  13. Cable ONE to Acquire Clearwave Communications
    PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Cable One, Inc. (NYSE: CABO) (the “Company” or “Cable ONE”) today announced it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Clearwave Communications (“Clearwave”), a facilities-based service provider that owns and operates a high-capacity fiber network offering dense regional coverage in Southern Illinois. The acquisition provides Cable ONE with a premier fiber network within its existing footprint and further enables the Company to supply its customers with enha
  14. Famous Chinese Female Painter, Zhao Li’s Poetic Abstract Oil Painting Exhibition Held in Singapore
    BEIJING--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Zhao’s Exhibition jointly organized by the China Cultural Centre of Singapore (CCCS) and the China International Culture Exchange Centre was held in Singapore. Zhao promised to participate in the 25th anniversary Sino-Singaporean diplomatic relations at the invitation of the Ministry of Culture of China. She has donated her huge oil painting, "Dream of a Country", measuring 9.18m x 7.4m, for the completion of the CCCS. The painting will permanently be displayed in its
  15. 東芝メモリ株式会社:「Inter BEE 2018」への出展について
    東京--(BUSINESS WIRE)--(ビジネスワイヤ) -- 東芝メモリ株式会社は、11月14日から11月16日まで幕張メッセで開催される「Inter BEE 2018」(インタービー2018:2018年国際放送機器展)に出展します。放送・配信業界向けに、撮影素材を情報漏えいから守る提案として、NFC(近距離無線通信)技術を使ったインターフェースロック機能「Mamolica™(マモリカ)」付きSDメモリカードの展示とデモを行います。今回は既存の64GBのSDメモリカードの他、現在開発中の256GBと128GBのSDメモリカード、128GBのmicroSDメモリカードの新ラインアップの参考展示も行います。 「Inter BEE 2018」東芝メモリブースの概要: 1.   開催日時:   2018年11月14日(水)~16日(金) 10:00~17:30(最終日16日は17:00まで) 2.   会場:   幕張メッセ 3.   ブース:   ホール4・映像制作/放送関連機材部門・小間番号4314 (東芝グループブース内) 4.   展示内容: 情報漏えい防止機能付きSDメモリカ
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