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SMPTE® and HPA® Issue Call for Entries for SMPTE-HPA Student Film Festival -- July 31, 2015--

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Toon Boom Announces Harmony Support for Qube! Render Farm Manager Montreal-- CA -- July 31, 2015--

MONTREAL, July 31, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- today announced that Toon Boom Harmony is now integrated with PipelineFXs Qube!, a leading render farm manager for professional animation. This new integration gives animation studios the ability to render final animations from Harmony using Qube!s render management interface.

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SMPTE(R) and HPA(R) Issue Call for Entries for SMPTE-HPA Student Film Festival WHITE PLAINS, N.Y -- July 30, 2015-- The Society of Motion Picture and Television Engineers(R) (SMPTE(R)), a leader in motion-imaging standards and education for the communications, media, entertainment, and technology industries, and the Hollywood Post Alliance(R) (HPA(R)), the organization serving the professional community by providing expertise, support, tools, and the infrastructure for the creation and finishing of motion pictures, television, commercials, and an array of content for a growing number of platforms, have issued a call for entries for the SMPTE-HPA Student Film Festival. The event is scheduled for Tuesday, Oct. 27, following the Opening Night Reception for the SMPTE 2015 Annual Technical Conference & Exhibition (SMPTE 2015) in Hollywood, California, and will be hosted by SMPTE Standards Director and film director Howard Lukk. The deadline for entries is Sept. 9. ...Read More »
ESI launches ESI-Xplorer, Systems Modeling Solution Integrated into its Visual-Environment platform Paris-- FRANCE -- July 30, 2015-- PARIS, July 30, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- , pioneer and world-leading solution provider in ...Read More »
SGI Japan Installs Five-Screen Virtual Reality System at Komatsu, Oyama MILPITAS, CA and TOKYO, JAPAN -- July 30, 2015-- MILPITAS, CA and TOKYO, JAPAN -- (Marketwired) -- 07/30/15 -- SGI Japan, Ltd. part of SGI (NASDAQ: SGI), a global leader in high-performance solutions for compute, data analytics and data management, announced the installation of an SGI® virtual reality (VR) system at the Komatsu, Ltd., Oyama plant at Tochigi, Japan. The system is expected to streamline the design..... ...Read More »
Willis Appoints Thomas Messer as Regional Leader of Aviation in Latin America London-- GB -- July 30, 2015--

LONDON, July 30, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Willis Group Holdings (NYSE:WSH), the global risk advisory, re/insurance broking and human capital and benefits firm, has today announced with immediate effect the appointment of Thomas Messer as Regional Leader of aviation in Latin America.

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ChinaNet Online's Portfolio Company, Beijing Saturday, Triples Store Count by Adding Over 600 Children's Entertainment Centers Haidian District, Beijing-- CHINA -- July 30, 2015-- BEIJING, July 30, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- ChinaNet Online Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:CNET) (ChinaNet or the Company), a leading B2B (business to business) Internet technology company providing online-to-offline (O2O) sales channel expansion services for small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) and entrepreneurial management and networking services for entrepreneurs in the People's Republic of... ...Read More »
TROLL:"The Rise of Harry Potter, Jr." California,United Kingdom, -- July 30, 2015--
LOS ANGELES, July 30, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- 1986 cult classic film "TROLL" to be reprised as an animated film and television series titled "TROLL: The Rise of Harry Potter, Jr." ...Read More »
International Google speakers added to the 2015 Analytics Conference program -- July 29, 2015--

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Get Vembu BDR v3.0 and Save! Texas,USA -- July 29, 2015-- Addison, TX 28 July 2015 Vembu Technologies: Vembu?s Flagship product Vembu BDR is all set for the next big release, Vembu BDR v3.5. ...Read More »
Announcing ProFont Cursive from FCPX Effects developer Pixel Film Studios -- July 28, 2015--

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Global Asset Manager, CQS, Selects Quantifis Best-of-Breed Analytics to Replace Internal Systems -- July 27, 2015--

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deltaDNA Releases Independent & Intelligent 'SmartAds' Ad-Management Platform United States of America,United Kingdom, -- July 27, 2015--
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New Staff and an Anniversary at Idea Marketing Group -- July 23, 2015--

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Walt Disney Records And Fairfax Classics Announce Details For The Silly Symphony Collection Box Set California, -- July 23, 2015--
BURBANK, Calif., July 23, 2015 /PRNewswire/ --Less than a year after Mickey Mouse's debut in Steamboat Willie, the Walt Disney Studio embarked on a decade-long series of music-driven shorts whose breakthroughs would forever change the direction of animation and would have a massive imp..... ...Read More »
Light Chaser Animation to Release Little Door Gods on January 1, 2016 China, -- July 23, 2015--
BEIJING, July 23, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Light Chaser Animation, the Beijing-based animation studio, announced today that its first film, Little Door Gods, will be released in China on January 1, 2016. ...Read More »
Kennywood Amusement Park Premieres New 4-D Theater Experience -- July 23, 2015--

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Misonix, Inc. Unveils New SonicOne O.R. App To Highlight Advantages of Ultrasonic Wound Debridement in Acute and Chronic Wounds New York, -- July 23, 2015--
FARMINGDALE, N.Y., July 23, 2015 /PRNewswire/ --Misonix, Inc.(NASDAQ: MSON), an international surgical device company that designs, manufactures and markets innovative therapeutic ultrasonic products for spine surgery, skull based surgery, neurosurgery, wound debridement, cosmetic surgery, laparoscopic surgery and other s..... ...Read More »
Toys and Games Market World Report 2015-28, China Toys Market (Game, Puzzle, Dolls) and Forecasts in New Research Reports United States of America,China, -- July 22, 2015--
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Cognition Debuts in Hollywood Hollywood -- July 21, 2015-- Cognition, a hybrid post production facility, visual effects studio and creative campus, has launched in Los Angeles. The company is led by writer, producer and entrepreneur Brian Pope, and features a high profile management team that includes veteran colorist Dave Hollingsworth (The Hobbit: The Unexpected Journey, The Adventures of Tintin) along with former Digital Domain VP and creative consultant, Jeff Barnes. ...Read More »
Ovation Digital Arts Provides Two Talented YouTube Artists With A Launchpad To Television Via Ovation TV California, -- July 21, 2015--
SANTA MONICA, Calif., July 21, 2015 /PRNewswire/ --Since its launch last March, Ovation Digital Arts, the multi-platform artist community that combines talented YouTube creators and America's only arts network, ...Read More »
Creator of The Mice War Launches Kickstarter Campaign -- July 21, 2015-- The Mice Waris ananimated filmthat explores the issues ... ...Read More »
Vedanta Limited: Cairn India Limited: Results for the First Quarter Ended June 30, 2015 United States of America,United Kingdom,India,Sri Lanka, -- July 21, 2015--
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End Cue Acquires Jon Watts and Chris Ford's untitled URBAN EXPLORERS Feature Film Pitch California, -- July 21, 2015--
SANTA MONICA, Calif., July 21, 2015 /PRNewswire/ --Film finance and production company, End Cue, came out on top in a competitive bidding war with several studios, acquiring Jon Watts and Christopher Ford's untitled URBAN EXPLORERS feature pitch, a young adult a..... ...Read More »
Thinkbox Software Opens Deadline Cloud Wizard for Amazon EC2 Beta Los Angeles, CA -- July 20, 2015-- Thinkbox Software is rolling out a beta version of Deadline Cloud Wizard for Amazon's Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2). A new feature in Deadline, Thinkbox Software's scalable solution that manages compute resources across platforms on physical and virtual machines, Cloud Wizard for Amazon EC2 automates the configuration of render farms on EC2, completing the process in a one-time 30-minute task. ...Read More »
Imagination Studios Creates Immersive Experience for DreamHack Summer 2015 with OptiTrack Mocap Technology Corvallis, OR -- July 20, 2015-- Visitors at DreamHack Summer 2015 held June 13-16 in Jönkoping, Sweden had the opportunity to go head-to-head with potato chip-eating vampires in an interactive 3D game developed and designed by creative services company Imagination Studios, a part of the Goodbye Kansas Entertainment Group, and integrated marketing agency Onemotion. Powered by an OptiTrack Prime 13 mocap system, the game enabled players to take down their foes in real-time with a UV light rifle. It was created on behalf of Swedish chip company Estrella for the popular digital festival, which attracted over 23,000 visitors. ...Read More »
The Marshall Plan Documentary Producer Launches IndieGoGo Campaign -- July 17, 2015-- WhenTexas Mayor Ed Smith IIIwas diagnosed with prostate cancer, he elected to forego conventional treatment in favor of a plant-ba... ...Read More »
Trick-or-Treat for UNICEF Celebrates 65 Years by Teaming up with The Peanuts Movie New York, -- July 17, 2015--
NEW YORK, July 17, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- This year, the iconic Trick-or-Treat for UNICEF campaign will celebrate its 65th anniversary by joining forces with another American favorite, Peanuts, which is also turning 65 this year. The entire Peanuts crew will be heading to the big screen this ..... ...Read More »
Pixel Film Studios Announced the Release of ProTrailer Primetime for FCPX Editors -- July 17, 2015--

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Encore VFX Congratulates 'The Flash' Team on Emmy® Nomination Hollywood, CA -- July 16, 2015-- Encore VFX artists were recognized today with Emmy® Award nominations for Outstanding Special Visual Effects for work on The CW Series "The Flash." The nominees include VFX Supervisor Armen Kevorkian, VFX Producer James Baldanzi, Associate VFX Supervisor Keith Hamakawa, Animation Supervisor Jason Shulman, 3D Supervisor Stefan Bredereck, 3D Character Artist Kurt Smith, 3D Artist Lorenzo Mastrobuono, Compositing Supervisor Andranik Taranyan and Lead Compositing Artist Gevork Babityan. Winners will be revealed at the primetime Creative Arts Emmy Awards ceremony, which will air Saturday, September 19 at 8pm ET/PT on FXX. ...Read More »
Pixeldust Studios Animates Remarkable Journey by NASA's "New Horizons" Spacecraft, Featured in "The Year of Pluto;" Bethesda, MD -- July 16, 2015-- Pixeldust Studios, a multi-award winning digital animation and broadcast design studio, has created and produced many state-of-the-art animations featured within a remarkable new NASA documentary film entitled ?The Year of Pluto,? which was written, produced and directed by Geoff Haines-Stiles, who was also a producer/director on Carl Sagan?s classice 1980 TV series ?COSMOS.? ...Read More »
Digital Currency News: Bit-X Financial (OTCQB: BITXF) Appoints Chief Strategic Analyst to Board of Directors -- July 16, 2015-- VANCOUVER, BC - July 16, 2015 (Investorideas.com Newswire) - Bit-X Financial Corp. ( ...Read More »
Horizon(R) Partners With The Peanuts Movie to Drive Imagination and Wonder Denver-- US -- July 16, 2015--

BROOMFIELD, Colo., July 16, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- , a leading national organic dairy brand, announced today a new partnership with ...Read More »

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