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Dec 4, 2011

LATEST World News, Dec 04, 2011


Harlingen Cardinals webcast reaches global audience
KGBT-TV
Action 4 News televised the game and used a live video streaming service from YouTube to bring the game uninterrupted to Cardinals fans across Texas, the United States and the world. According to figures from a Google analytics service,...
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17 Seconds that Shook the Jewish World
Algemeiner
Those were 17 seconds that shook the Jewish world. Because of the short video, prepared for the Israeli Absorption Ministry's campaign aimed to persuade Israeli expats to come home, Israel and American Jewry stood for a moment on the brink of crisis. ...
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The upside of a downturn
Business Standard
The philosophy today is that every rupee counts and must add to the profit. To that end, we are trying to reduce expenditure on travel with increased use of tele-presence or video conferencing. Printing of documents has become rare. ...
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Healing and reconciliation
Ceylon Daily News
A video which went viral around the world has now gone viral on mobile phones in Sri Lanka. It purports to show a youth in Beirut diving off a seaside promenade, hitting a concrete slab and bouncing into the sea – which turns scarlet with his blood. ...
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Ceylon Daily News
Street Dogs Have A New Defender (VIDEO)
Global Animal
Watch her new video to find out what the Humane SocietyInternational is doing to help protect these animals and what you can do to help. — Global Animal As the Humane SocietyInternational's first Global Ambassador, Ke$ha continues to fight for ...
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Global Animal
Virgin America Launches First Flights to Puerto Vallarta & Riviera Nayarit
Supply Chain Digital (press release)
Puerto Vallarta was recently voted best Mexican vacation destination by US News & World, and its northern neighbor Riviera Nayarit was named the newest globalcelebrity "hot spot" by Harper's Bazaar magazine. To kick-off the airline's new service today ...
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PS3 exclusive The Last of Us to debut at Spike TV VGAs
Warp Zoned
... will include a PS3-exclusive known as The Last of Us. The teaser trailer above features archival footage of riots and the aftermath of a global pandemic while a voice talks about the world that was before revealing it's “all gone.” Another video...
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Where sci-fi meets reality
Khaleej Times
... making current international conferencing communications look primitive in comparison as it works its way into the high-end conference rooms of the world. The author is chief commercial officer at du. Experts say that the global market for visual ...
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Rentrak Announces Official Box Office Numbers for Weekend of December 2, 2011
Sacramento Bee
About Box Office Essentials ® Rentrak's Box Office Essentials ® andInternational Box Office Essentials are the theatrical industry's source for comprehensive global box office intelligence. Boasting a footprint that covers 90% of the worldwide ...
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Quiz: Where are the new US jobs?
CNN (blog)
Access the GPS video podcast archive and listen to the audio as well. Enter your email address to follow this blog and receive notifications of new posts by email.Today on GPS @ 10a/1pET - an exclusive with fmr Greek PM Papandreou & a great global ...
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Wallabies eye rugby's top spot in 2012
Sky News Australia
Video for this article is not available as your browser either does not support JavaScript and/or Flash Player 9+ or they are currently disabled in your browser settings. Wallabies captain James Horwill reaffirmed his side's goal to become theworld's ...
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Suzhou publicity video debuts at Times Square
China Daily
"As a city with a profound cultural heritage and highest degree of opening, Suzhou should take an active part in communicating with the rest of the world and increase its global competitiveness," said Suzhou Mayor Yan Li. Suzhou is located in the core ...
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New Adult Domain .XXX Races Towards Launch With Sponsorship of the 2011 Race ...
Exec Digital (press release)
XXX as a global brand and sponsorships of events like this bring a new level of awareness to consumers about the domain." The Race of Champions features a dazzling line-up of motor sport stars including current Formula 1 world champion Sebastian Vettel ...
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IEEE SmartGridComm 2011 Concludes Successful 2nd Annual Event in Brussels, Belgium
Technology Digital
New York, NY, December 01, 2011 --(PR.com)-- The 2nd IEEE InternationalConference on Smart Grid Communications (SmartGridComm) recently concluded in Brussels, Belgium with hundreds of global experts attending nearly150 presentations dedicated to the ...
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Thawing Permafrost Could Set World on Runaway Warming
PlanetSave.com
But, this new study has made the rounds on major media sites and blogs around the world for a reason, it is concerning. (Update: I just realized, after publishing this, how appropriate a cartoon I shared last night — below — fits this story, ...
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A Collapse of Character
The Costa Rica News
The video of Bush's visit to Arusha in 2008 is the only time I've seen him look happy during his eight years in office. But let's not lose sight of the fact, and the truth. George W. Bush's current trip to East Africa serves two smarmy little purposes ...
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Baby boomer activists pass the protest torch to a new generation
Florida Today
Rik Jesse/FLORIDA TODAY Throughout US history, Americans have been moved to the streets and to protest by war, slavery, human rights, politics, pay inequity and more. They started to come out in force for: Mid-19th century to early 20th century: ...
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Hong Kong Sees 20 IPOs From Mainland by Dec. 31: China Overnight
BusinessWeek
2 the jobless rate unexpectedly fell last month to the lowest level since March 2009. Youku Inc., China's biggest online-video website, surged 27 percent lastweek to $19.91, leading gainers in the week among companies the Bloomberg benchmark. ...
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Moved Above Upper Keltner Channel - ATLS, CBM, CCI, CMLP, DLB
Retirement Planning
Its audio technologies are used throughout the global entertainment industry. It is developing and marketing video technologies to improve the quality of videopresentation. Its offerings include video products aimed at the cinema market, ...
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BBC Global iPlayer reaches North America
Informitv
Which begs the question, why is the global BBC iPlayer available in many European countries but not in the United Kingdom? BBC Worldwide sells magazines, books and discs in the United Kingdom, so why not an online video subscription service? ...
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Informitv
Moved Above Upper Price Channel - FL, FTK, GBAB, GCI, GEO
Retirement Planning
The stock has a 52-week range of $16.66-$25.50. At current market price, the market capitalization of the company stands at $3.76B and it has 152.96M outstanding shares. Foot Locker, Inc. is a global retailer of athletic footwear and apparel. ...
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Aisha Qaddafi: Target For Arrest or Assassination
Mathaba.Net
Photos and videos are already completed to show Aisha under arrest, and have been prepared in advance, according to those sources. Releasing of these fake videos and images, easily forged in the digital world of today and done on a daily basis at ...
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Mathaba.Net
Nevada signal battalion: The new AT&T on the battlefield
Lahontan Valley News
He gathers additional inspiration from being a World War II movie buff by applying yesterday's lessons to today. Aragon points to a few graphics on his computer screen that show the development of technology during the years … from thoseWorld War II ...
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Gifts That Say You Care
New York Times
Please also join me on Facebook and Google+, watch my YouTubevideos and follow me on Twitter. A version of this op-ed appeared in print on December 4, 2011, on page SR11 of the New York edition with the headline: Gifts That Say You Care.
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New York Times
YesAsia and YesStyle sponsor the 15th Vancouver Asian Film Festival
PR Web (press release)
... videos, anime, games, books, electronics, toys and collectibles. YesAsia.com has a global base of over 700000 customers in more than 150 countries. YesStyle is the world's largest online Asian fashion retailer, offering a wide range of high-quality ...
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The Virtual Transformation
Technorati
In an increasingly mobile world instant gratification is top order. Three globalbehemoths, Apple, Google and Microsoft are locked in a battle for supremacy, and there are the outliers, Amazon and RIM. One a bold maverick and the latter was once a ...
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Overcoming Compassion Fatigue: Lessons Learned from News Coverage of Famine
Big Think
It took video footage (16 months later) to catch the public's attention. The Amin/Buerk video was able to combine dramatic pictures and effective script writing in an unusually long seven-minute package leading the evening news. ...
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Claims to be 'vocally critical,' but sponsored original bill
WND.com
Today, Australia joined leading countries around the world that recognize climate change is real, humans are causing it and we must act now." Gingrich's own writings and activism, meanwhile, evidence environmental activism. At a 2007 debate with Sen. ...
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WND.com
The beginnings of snowboarding
Vail Daily News
Both the article series and exhibit highlight the pioneering riders, companies and events that allowed snowboarding to expand so quickly on a global level, in order to educate, enlighten and, hopefully, inspire the next generation of riders to continue ...
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TPC is proud to present the First Annual "Turdy" Award for politics! (Video)
GOPUSA
... the "Turdy" Awards came to me after watching an old episode of South Park (video clip below) in which there was a global competition for the world's largest excrement. What better way I thought to "honor" the typical politician in Americatoday. ...
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Julia Gillard's speech in full
Harden Murrumburrah Express
Opportunities reflected in the face of a woman I met in Darwin last year. A cancer survivor worried by a sore leg that won't heal, now getting the care she needs. Because her dermatologist in Adelaide can examine her leg on a high speed videolink ...
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Beyonce Special Airs Tomorrow On ITV1
Entertainment Focus
Her #1 singles include Crazy In Love, widely acknowledged as the best song of thelast decade and Single Ladies', aworldwide smash with an iconic video to match. BeyoncĂ© has had ten top five singles in the UK as a solo artist. Her latest album, 4, ...
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Can France and Germany keep the euro alive?
Telegraph.co.uk
Photo: AFP By Bruno Waterfield, Brussels Correspondent On the same day that the world's main central banks took emergency action to prevent a global financial crash caused by the eurozone crisis and as France warned that war could again return to ...
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Telegraph.co.uk
N30, corporate greed, Xstrata and the right to protest
Indymedia UK
On Wednesday 30 November, Occupy London – part of the globalmovement for social and economic justice – sent a message to Mick Davis, CEO of Xstrata: As the highest paid director of any FTSE 100 company, we will not let your outrageous income go ...
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Indymedia UK
Midday Express of 2011-12-02
IEWY News
According to a recent Eurobarometer , there is no EU country where people would think that inequalities are handled better now than five years ago. Currently, 1% of the richest people in the world own 40% of the global assets and during the past...
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Teangelo debuts the 'Kick It Spot' on EOTM Radio
EOTM! Online (blog)
Teangelo is a young, new media correspondent, internet radio host, and choreographer whose talents and works have been seen on entertainment's globalstage. Teangelo began exploring the world of new media hosting when he realized he not only captivated ...
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New 52-week Highs - TYG, V, VMO, VZ, WEC
Retirement Planning
At current market price, the market capitalization of the company stands at $79.02B and it has 812.95M outstanding shares. Visa Inc. (Visa) is a globalpayments technology company that connects consumers, businesses, banks and governments in more than ...
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Stocks in a New Uptrend (Aroon) - VHS, VZ, WAIR
Retirement Planning
Wireline's communications products and services include voice, Internet access, broadband video and data, Internet protocol (IP) network services, network access, long distance and other services. The Company provides these products and services to ...
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No rush to return campaign cash after indictments
News & Observer
"It really shows you what the real world is like in so many other places," she said. "And we don't live in a bubble. We have to have an understanding of our globalpeers." Nearly 250 North Carolinians serve as Peace Corps volunteers. ...
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Western Union's singing telegram makes a modern comeback
Denver Post
(A video clip to be available on the microsite will walk would-be senders through a five-step process to make a singing telegram.) Reflecting the global purview of Western Union, some performers will be American: Snoop Dogg and Timbaland. ...
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China is sucking out CBI's secrets, reveals Assange
Hindustan Times
It first hit the global headlines in April 2010, when it released videotaken from a US helicopter shooting civilians in Iraq in 2007. "Interception of entire nations by Western firms works against transparency for public for secretive groups. ...
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Hindustan Times
Audience Calendar
Press Herald
Neil Rolde, author of "Maine in the World," Sherman's Books and Stationery, Freeport. 869-9000. 2 to 4 pm today. Feeding Creativity, FCA Conversation Series, "The Art and Craft of Publishing Online," with Emma Bouthillette, Josh Christie and Mark Diehl ...
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Press Herald
I love New York!
Jamaica Gleaner
Prime Minister Holness and guest of honour, Denis O'Brien, both give excellent short speeches, Prince Charles comments delightfully about Jamaica via video, as does former President Bill Clinton. The food at Capitale is great and Third World Band has ...
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Jamaica Gleaner
Dubai World Trade Centre attracts ever increasing numbers of high ...
Continuing this success, key upcoming highlights for Dubai include the recent win of the 51st ACI Financial Markets World Congress which will run from 22nd - 24th March 2012 and forms part of the leading, global association of wholesale ...
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