Press Releases

  • HERZLIYA, Israel, LAS VEGAS, and SHANGHAI, July 30, 2016/ PRNewswire/-- A consortium including an affiliate of Shanghai Giant Network Technology Co., Ltd., one of China's largest online games companies, announced today it has entered into a definitive agreement with Caesars Interactive Entertainment, Inc. to acquire CIE's social and mobile games business in an...

  • WASHINGTON& LOS ANGELES---- Ahead of World Ranger Day, Sunday, July 31 st, National Geographic Channel announced today its first production of a virtual reality documentary short film, The Protectors. Academy Award-winning director Kathryn Bigelow and VR creator Imraan Esmail will co-create this 12- minute VR film in partnership with Here Be Dragons, one of the...

  • WASHINGTON& LOS ANGELES---- National Geographic Channel has closed a drama series script development deal with Amblin Television, Sony Pictures Television and CrichtonSun for a global limited series based on the soon-to-be-published Michael Crichton manuscript, Dragon Teeth. “This epic tale of science, adventure and exploration from master storyteller...

  • Two-Hour Documentary Hosted and Executive Produced by Couric to Premiere Timed to National Geographic Magazine January Cover Story on Gender. WASHINGTON& LOS ANGELES---- National Geographic Channel and Katie Couric Media, along with National Geographic Studios, the in-house production unit of the network, today announced they are joining forces on a...

  • Executive Produced by Martin Scorsese. WASHINGTON& LOS ANGELES---- National Geographic Channel announced today that it has acquired the worldwide rights the to the untitled climate change feature documentary produced by Academy Award ®- winning filmmaker Fisher Stevens alongside Academy Award ®- winning actor, environmental activist and U.N.

  • MELBOURNE, Australia, July 30, 2016/ PRNewswire/-- Legally accessing almost any song you want to hear has never been easier or more inexpensive. In July 2016, the BBC announced that audio streaming has overtaken video for the first time in the US, thanks to several high-profile album releases by the likes of Drake, Beyoncé and Rihanna. In the first half of 2016, online...

  • WASHINGTON---- The nonprofit Physicians Committee releases seven dietary guidelines for a healthy microbiota, following the“ No Guts, No Glory: the Microbiome in Diabetes” continuing medical education presentation at the International Conference on Nutrition in Medicine. This Smart News Release features multimedia. Physicians opt for...

  • GLENDALE, Calif., July 30, 2016/ PRNewswire/-- On July 12, 2016, unauthorized activity was detected on the playdomforums.com website, resulting in an immediate forensic investigation of the incident by Disney Consumer Products and Interactive Media. The investigation found that an unauthorized party obtained usernames, passwords and email addresses for...

  • SubscriberWise founder, FICO global G.O.A.T., and de facto credit czar David Howe proudly declares MCTV president and industry leader Bob Gessner’ s ACA re-election.. “This has proved a milestone year in a number of meaningful ways,” stated David Howe, president of SubscriberWise and the world’ s most successful credit scoring achiever since Alan Turing invented...

  • PORTSMOUTH, N.H., July 30, 2016/ PRNewswire-USNewswire/-- ConvenientMD Urgent Care, New Hampshire's leading urgent care provider, announced a change in clinic hours. Beginning July 31 st, hours are changing from 9 am- 9 pm to 8 am– 8 pm, 7 days a week. ConvenientMD, headquartered in Portsmouth, NH, operates full-service urgent care centers in Bedford, Concord, Dover, Exeter,...

  • ANNAPOLIS, Md., July 30, 2016/ PRNewswire/-- The Car Hacking Village founded by Robert Leale, of CanBusHack, Inc., a Michigan based-business, made its inaugural debut at the Def Con 23 Conference last year in Las Vegas. Wired and wireless exploitation of vehicle systems has become a critical safety concern for the automotive industry, the National Highway Traffic...

  • HENDERSON, Nev., July 30, 2016/ PRNewswire/-- Traveling by riverboat offers a unique and intimate look at Europe's well-known landmarks as well as the opportunity for travelers to experience amazing sights and adventures that are slightly off the beaten path. Traveling through Europe while floating down one of Europe's majestic rivers like the Rhine, the Danube,...

  • OLD FORGE, N.Y., July 30, 2016/ PRNewswire/-- Designed to attract consumers and professionals interested the latest home products, Max Cohen, Lighting Designer for Meyda Lighting, is hosting The Old Forge Home Show event. The event is scheduled for Saturday, July 30th and Sunday, July 31st at the George T. Hiltebrandt Recreation Center on 100 North Street in Old Forge...

  • MERCED, Calif., July 30, 2016/ PRNewswire-USNewswire/-- The PEACH Program, is a collaboration between the Merced County Food Bank, Merced County Public Health, Human Services Agency, UC Merced Food Panty, Merced College and Mercy Medical Center Merced staff. The objective of the PEACH Program is to build community capacity to focus on the following unmet health...

  • GUANGZHOU, China, July 30, 2016/ PRNewswire/-- China's best automaker, GAC Motor, hosted the completion ceremony of the company's new phase II factory in Panyu, Guangzhou on June 28, and launched SUV GS8 and plug-in hybrid sedan GA3S PHEV, taking a step forward to further expand production capacity with much improved efficiency. Last month, a new launched black GA8...

  • CALGARY, July 30, 2016/ PRNewswire/- Bankers Petroleum Ltd. is pleased to announce that it has finalized an extension for the corporate transaction with affiliates of Geo-Jade Petroleum Corporation pursuant to an arrangement agreement dated March 19, 2016. Accordingly, the deadline to receive the People's Republic of China approvals has been extended to...

  • CARROLLTON, Texas, July 30, 2016/ PRNewswire/-- Blue Jay Wireless is proud to announce the addition of North Dakota to its list of states that are serviced by Blue Jay through the Lifeline Program. North Dakota had a low poverty rate compared to the rest of the country, according to TalkPoverty.org in their 2014 Report. Blue Jay Wireless General Counsel Melissa...

  • CARROLLTON, Texas, July 30, 2016/ PRNewswire/-- Blue Jay will serve as the entertainment sponsor for Make-A-Wish North Texas' Delicious Wishes event on August 16, 2016. Blue Jay made the commitment based on their goal to improve the lives, health, and dreams of children who are suffering from life-threatening illnesses. "Make-A-Wish does incredible work, and...

  • CARROLLTON, Texas, July 30, 2016/ PRNewswire/-- In April of 2016, Blue Jay announced a new social initiative called Give a Day, the Blue Jay Way. The initiative calls for each employee to donate at least 8 hours a month to a social cause or community service of their choosing. This initiative was embraced by Blue Jay employees, and they have made the most of their...

  • CARROLLTON, Texas, July 30, 2016/ PRNewswire/-- A group of volunteers from Blue Jay Wireless‪ participated in the company's Give a Day initiative at Minnie's Food Pantry in Plano in July. That visit became more than just a regular volunteering effort. With the greater task at hand, an assembly line of humanity pitched in to do anything and everything needed to get...