Engagement News

FONU2 Announces Engagement of Lexden Capital

RINCON, GA--(Marketwired - May 19, 2015) - FONU2, Inc. (OTCQB: FONU) ("FONU2") announced today that it has engaged Lexden Capital, LLC ("Lexden") to advise and manage EB-5 financing for the benefit of the Company's construction of sound stages, offices, and film support services on its 1,560 acr

La Banque Scotia publie sa déclaration interactive de 2014 sur la responsabilité sociale d'entrepris...

TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - 19 mai 2015) - La Déclaration de la Banque Scotia sur la responsabilité sociale 2014 vient d'être publiée; il s'agit d'un document PDF qui présente ses résultats et réalisations en lien avec ses priorités environnementales, sociales et de gouvernance et avec l'engagement

Myanmar's Lady remains silent on the plight of the Rohingya

As the migrant crisis in the Bay of Bengal worsens, any kind of engagement by Myanmar, and in particular its opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi, has been conspicuously absent.As the migrant crisis in the Bay of Bengal worsens, any kind of engagement by...

West African Leaders Meet Tuesday in Ghana's Capital

Leaders of the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) meet Tuesday in Ghana's capital, Accra, where they will be hosted by President John Dramani Mahama.   Foreign Minister Hannah Tetteh told VOA the meeting will consider an array of issues affecting the sub-region, including the th

South Korea Conducts Live-Fire Military Drills Off Coast

Dozens of South Korean warships, fighter jets and submarines are taking part in live-fire drills, in what Seoul says is a response to recent military provocations by the North. South Korea's defense ministry said the joint navy and air force drills involved at least 20 vessels and included the

GTA V ships 52m copies worldwide

Take-Two has announced fourth quarter and full-year results for its most recently concluded fiscal year, revealing Grand Theft Auto V has shipped 52m units globally. Along with GTA V, the firm's Q4 2015 benefited from Grand Theft Auto Online, Borderlands: The Handsome Collection, Evolve and N

US, Cuba to Focus on Re-opening Embassies

The United States and Cuba resume talks this week on the steps needed for re-opening embassies and fully re-establishing diplomatic relations after a break of more than 50 years. Roberta Jacobson, the U.S. Assistant Secretary of State for Western Hemisphere Affairs, will sit down for talks on T

Euthanasia advocate's talk cancelled

A LEADING euthanasia advocate has had his speaking engagement cancelled at a major medical conference.

Josh Brolin Is Engaged to Former Assistant Kathryn Boyd!

Josh Brolin is engaged to his former assistant Kathryn Boyd, his rep confirms to JustJared.com! The 47-year-old Inherent Vice actor reportedly got engaged to Kathryn sometime last month, according to Us Weekly. Josh and Kathryn celebrated their engagement with friends in Cabo San Lucas, Mexico this

Bristol Palin Calls Off Engagement Days Before Her Wedding

Bristol Palin has called off her engagement to her fiance Dakota Meyer just a matter of days before their scheduled wedding. The 24-year-old former Dancing With the Stars contestant revealed the news via her mom Sarah Palin‘s Facebook page. “Bristol and Dakota couldn't be more thankful f

Top CEOs love Twitter and LinkedIn but Facebook and Google+ usage lags, says Weber Shandwick study

Twitter and LinkedIn appear to be the social media channels of choice for chief executive officers (CEO) of top companies according to a study by PR agency Weber Shandwick. However, Facebook and Google+ usage among the execs lags. Weber Shandwick studied the social media habits of 50 CEOs from comp

Facebook Messenger May Soon Allow You To Play Games

A few months back Facebook made it mandatory for you to download the standalone Messenger app if you wanted to keep in touch with your Facebook friends through your mobile device. Previously it was possible to chat with friends through the main Facebook app but that feature was unbundled in favor of

Why We Get Hooked On Will-They-Won't-They Relationships, According To A Psychologist

TV without romance is Grade-A boring. From Sam and Diane to Jim and Pam, from Ross and Rachel to Luke and Lorelai, TV couples are a continuous point of interest for viewers at home, no matter the genre. We all tune in each week to see who's going to let a glance linger a little too long, tweet ou

Margin Makers: Guide to The Witcher merchandise

The Witcher has carved out a name for itself as a graphically-impressive, critically-acclaimed epic fantasy franchise. This year, the trilogy comes to a close. MCV looks at the best merchandise from the iconic IP While cinematic adaptations of books are now a common sight, video game takes o

Do indie developers still need publishers?

Finally, thanks to digital distribution, developers can ditch those creatively restrictive publishers and go it alone. MCV speaks to those companies who insist the right publisher can be a force for good Developers can release games on their own, with no real need for publishers. Why sho

High Stakes for Mobile Ad Innovation: Why Brands Need a New Playbook as We Move Forward

From across the pond in the United States, I've watched the mobile ad market explode not just stateside, but also in the United Kingdom in the past four years. In fact, according to a recent Juniper Research report, more marketers "now use mobile as a core channel for consumer engagement," resulting

Geri Halliwell Gets A Very Special Wedding Gift From Victoria Beckham

Geri Halliwell finally tied the knot to her Formula One boss other half Christian Horner this weekend in a star studded ceremony. But there was one very special celebrity guest missing from the proceedings. Geri's fellow Spice Girl, Victoria Beckham. Sadly for the former band mates their 2 busy sche

Localising your game for overseas success

The work of localisation specialists often goes unnoticed when everything is done right – from the well-translated text to the quality of the voiceover work. But when it goes wrong, it can be jarringly noticeable. As games increase in scope, and more are released in a variety of

Paytronix Rewards Platform Expands Mobile Features

More Home-Screen Functionality, Social Features, Customizable Appearance and Reporting Help Restaurants and Retailers Tailor Apps and Improve Customer Engagement

Blue Nation Review -- Growth and Engagement Analysis Highlights

SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA and NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwired - May 18, 2015) - MOKO SOCIAL MEDIA Limited (ASX: MKB) (NASDAQ: MOKO)

Diva Fits & Lawsuit Threats! 'Humiliated' Kenya Moore Lashes Out At Bravo After Fake Engagement – 7 ...

Kenya Moore flipped after she was busted for her fake engagement, and RadarOnline.com has a gallery of all ways she refused to take the blame.… READ ON

How the Ad Industry Can Be Truly Inventive (and Effective) Again

Once upon a time, not too long ago, being an adman or woman was a pretty sweet gig. Not just because of the glamour, the Mad Men-type excesses, the bottomless expense accounts and four-week shoots in Los Angeles where we mostly kicked back at Shutters—but because what we did meant something.

Jess and James 'have split'

FORMER co-stars Jessica Marais and James Stewart are rumoured to have split with reports the two have called off their long-term engagement.

Sveen opens up about engagement rumours

Women’s magazines this week suggested Bonnie Sveen was to marry boyfriend Nathan Gooley as she was snapped wearing a ring on her wedding finger.

How To Actually Be More Productive, By The Guy Who Designed Facebook's Productivity Tool

On Quora, the social question-and-answer site, a user asked: "What are some little-known productivity tips from various professions?" The most popular answer came from Justin Rosenstein (@rosenstein), who designed Facebook's internal productivity tool and co-created the productivity software Asana.

Kym Marsh still wears engagement ring as she's supported by daughter at Soap Awards following 'recen...

The brunette beauty showed no signs of her recent split tonight as she was all smiles on the red carpet, but continues to wear her ring

Turkish air force shoots down Syrian helicopter

PM Davutoglu says: 'Turkish fighter jets responded in line with engagement rules,' which changed in 2012 when Syria shot down a Turkish fighter jet.

How to steer clear of stress in the workplace

Most business owners or company directors would instinctively agree that having healthy staff is likely to lead to greater productivity and engagement as well as reduced absence. The problem, though, has traditionally been that not enough think sufficiently about it to undertake genuine attempts to

Robert Pattinson, FKA Twigs Don't Plan To Sign Pre-Nup Agreement

Newly-engaged Robert Pattinson will not ask his fiancé FKA twigs to sign a pre-nuptial agreement because it is not romantic, reports said Thursday, citing sources. The "Twilight" actor, who is worth $60 million, had proposed to Twigs earlier this year with a $150,000 engagement ring after dating her

Volvo Trucks first with Automatic All-Wheel Drive

Volvo Trucks' new feature Automatic Traction Control activates the drive on the front axle automatically when in motion, if the truck risks getting stuck. The driver enjoys improved manoeuvrability, and the owner benefits from lower fuel consumption and less wear and tear on the truck. Volvo Trucks

Xbox One takes a surprising lead over the PS4 in April

Ever since temporarily losing its grasp on the top spot over the holidays, the PlayStation 4 has been the console to beat in 2015. With a few huge exclusive releases early in the year, such as The Order: 1886, Bloodborne and MLB 15: The Show, it looked like Sony was going to run away with the first

The Clintons Have Earned About $30 Million From Speeches, Book Sales Since 2014

Former president Bill Clinton and former secretary of state Hillary Clinton have earned $30 million from paid speaking engagements and book sales since January 2014, multiple outlets reported Friday. According to disclosure forms filed with the Federal Election Commission Friday, the Clintons ea

China's naval exercises in the Mediterranean are linked to Beijing's ambitious 'New Silk Road' strat...

China is holding a naval exercise in the Mediterranean for the first time. The operation is being held in conjunction with Russia and is appropriately named Joint Sea 2015.  Although the exercise is framed as a way for China and Russia to increase bilateral military cooperation — the two countr

Engagement Labs Inc. Hires IR Firm

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - May 15, 2015) - Technology and data company, Engagement Labs Inc. (TSX VENTURE:EL), creator of the eValueT score, today announced that it has hired Transcend Capital Inc. of Vancouver, B.C. for investor relation services, subject to TSX Venture Exchan

12 Cool Baby Names That Are New To The Top 1000 List

One of the most exciting parts of the Social Security Administration's list of the top 1000 baby names is the debuts and returns list. A name made the 2014 top baby names list if at least 205 newborn boys or at 262 newborn girls were given that name. The 2014 Top 1000 names list includes 44 and 3

Shayanna Jenkins, Aaron Hernandez's Fiancee, Cleared Of Perjury Charge

FALL RIVER, Mass. (AP) — A perjury charge was dropped Friday against the fiancee of former New England Patriots star and convicted murderer Aaron Hernandez. Shayanna Jenkins had pleaded not guilty. Prosecutors had said she lied dozens of times to the grand jury that investigated the death of Odin