Here’s footage of the AL batting title (and likely MVP) winner stealing signs vs. the Tigers. Watch when Joe Mauer taps his helmet to signal a curve is coming. Say it ain’t so, Joe. The Minnesota Twins say they’re simply “amused” by the controversy.
Hailey Giblin was just 11 years old when she had the misfortune of meeting Ian Huntley, the Soham murderer. He brutally assaulted her and threatened to kill her if she told anyone what he had done. Hailey has fought to have Huntley prosecuted for this, which she succeeded in making happen in a civil case … Read more
David Miliband defends his support for Iraq war Former foreign secretary David Miliband has urged Labour Party members not to make the Iraq war an issue in the leadership race. Mr Miliband, who is thought to be the front runner in the contest to succeed Gordon Brown, acknowledged that the invasion of 2003 had been … Read more
Bambi Honor For Samuel Jackson Actor Samuel L Jackson has been among the esteemed celebrities who’ve been honored at the Bambi awards. It is Germany’s most prestigious media accolade that celebrates stars from the world of entertainment, culture, sports, and politics. Celebrities and guests attended the ceremony at Stuttgart’s Mercedes museum. Samuel L. Jackson won … Read more
SAN FRANCISCO, CALIF. – JUNE 25, 2007 – blinkx, unveiled AdHoc, the first contextually relevant video advertising platform. Just as Google’s AdSense transformed advertising on the Text Web, blinkx’s AdHoc platform will revolutionize video advertising by matching compelling, customized, TV-style ads to your audience on the Video Web. Search technology performs two useful functions – … Read more
Sheikh Hasina Wazed The former prime minister of Bangladesh talks about returning to face charges. Back in 1991, the military government of Bangladesh was toppled through a people’s uprising, led jointly by Khaleda Zia and Sheikh Hasina. In the subsequent years both women served as prime minister. Last year an interim administration took charge to … Read more
The SmartFeed service is a dramatic improvement to traditional text-based alerts, enabling blinkx users to receive continual automatic rich media updates from a wide variety of video and audio sources. Internet users can now visit blinkx, enter a customized search, specify from which of over 30 channels they wish to receive content, and click the “Create … Read more