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  1. MSP Webinar: Protecting SMB Clients in the Face of the Next "Breach du Jour"Read the original story w/Photo

    57 min ago | PRWeb

    WHAT: Last year's breach of one of the world's largest retailers brought the topic of cybersecurity front and center for business owners large and small. In light of October being National Cybersecurity Awareness Month , Security-as-a-Service provider My Digital Shield and Intronis , a data protection solutions provider, will host a webinar for Managed Service Providers on how to protect SMB clients in the face of the next "breach du jour."


  2. Mattel upgraded to Market Perform from Underperform at BMO CapitalRead the original story

    Wednesday Sep 24 |

    Mattel loses key Disney license to Hasbro, says BMO Capital BMO Capital views Hasbro's announcement of a deal Disney to acquire the global toys rights to produce and sell dolls based on Disney Princess property starting in 2016 as a negative for Mattel . BMO says Matte currently holds the Disney Princess doll license, and that its expected to generate about $600M in 2014.


  3. "Guardians of the Galaxy" Still Isn't as Profitable as "Iron Man," and 4 More Surprising Facts I LeaRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | The Motley Fool

    Iron Man and Guardians of the Galaxy are about neck-and-neck in terms of their overall earnings for Disney. Credit: Marvel Entertainment.


  4. Monopoly Millionaires' Club??? Lottery Game Goes On Sale October 19 In 23 StatesRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | BroadcastNewsroom

    The new lottery game, called MONOPOLY MILLIONAIRES' CLUB, will pool prize money to make "more and more millionaires." The news comes as the lottery industry's largest annual gathering at the North American Association of State and Provincial Lotteries conference commences.


  5. Monopoly Millionaires' Club(TM) Lottery Game Goes On Sale October 19 In 23 StatesRead the original story

    16 hrs ago | Freshnews

    In less than 30 days, a group of lottery officials will do something that hasn't been done in more than 12 years - create a new multi-state lottery game. The new lottery game, called MONOPOLY MILLIONAIRES' CLUB, will pool prize money to make "more and more millionaires."


  6. Ed Goldman: Sales down? Do what Florida did: Call in a costumed superheroRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Business Journal

    Appearing alongside Marvel's popular Avengers Assemble characters in a series of custom comic books, Captain Citrus battles villains while helping to convey the values of the Florida citrus industry and the importance of making smart choices about nutrition. I drink close to a quart of orange juice each morning, which may suggest that I'm addicted to acid indigestion.


  7. Promo for Episode 2.03 of Marvel's Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.Read the original story

    19 hrs ago |

    ABC and Marvel Entertainment have released the first promo for episode 2.03 of "Marvel's Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D." which you can check out in the player below. Titled "Making Friends and Influencing People," the episode is officially described as follows: "Coulson and his team race against Hydra to get to Donnie Gill - a dangerous gifted with the ability to freeze objects - while Simmons is caught in the crossfire."


  8. Hasbro Proof That Anything That Disney Touches Turns To GoldRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Seeking Alpha

    ... Of course, Disney isn't buying Hasbro like it did ABC, Lucasfilm and Marvel. But now that Hasbro has rights to make toys for Frozen, Star Wars and Marvel, it gets to ride that golden pony all the way to the bank. And with a potential Frozen sequel ...


  9. Disney's Frozen heating up holiday toy listsRead the original story

    Yesterday | China Daily

    Two toys based on Walt Disney Co's hit animated film made it onto Adventure Publishing Group's Toy Insider Hot 20 list released Tuesday, making Disney the only entertainment company with multiple items on the roster. Disney and its licensees had seven items on the list, a selection of toys that Adventure's experts believe will top kids' wish lists during the holiday season.


  10. Marvel Settlement Leaves Copyright Questions HangingRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday |

    No superheroes emerged from the five-year battle between Marvel Entertainment and the heirs of comic book artist Jack Kirby, which fizzled with a settlement before the U.S. Supreme Court was due to consider the case this week. But the copyright adventure is likely to continue.


  11. Who Owns Scrabble's Word List?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Slate Magazine

    In the 1980s, when Brian Sheppard created a computer program that played Scrabble, he typed in a lot of words - more than 100,000 of them, from the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary and Merriam-Webster's Collegiate Dictionary . His program, Maven , revolutionized how expert players thought about and played Scrabble.


  12. Research Presented at ISTA 2014 Highlights Increased Accuracy of 2D...Read the original story

    Tuesday | Hispanic Business

    The studies were presented at the 27th Annual Congress of the is an annual congress focused exclusively on arthroplasty and attracts the field's leading surgeons, researchers and device makers from around the world. Of the six studies that the Company presented at , reviewed results from a preliminary 31-patient study using the EOS System in conjunction with its novel 3D imaging software, hipEOS, for pre-operative planning in THA cases.


  13. More Read the original story

    Tuesday | KXVO

    A Themed Attraction for Thomas & Friends or Fireman Sam? - Finnish Lappset to Design & Build Branded Activity Attractions for HIT Entertainment - CW15 - OMAHA A Themed Attraction for Thomas & Friends or Fireman Sam? - Finnish Lappset to Design & Build Branded Activity Attractions for HIT Entertainment Lappset has been appointed by HIT Entertainment, one of the world's leading entertainment companies and subsidiary of Mattel Inc., as its preferred partner for the design and build of branded activity attractions. For Lappset, this is in line with its vision to expand its brand experiences and activate children to move and learn in a playful way.


  14. Dominic Cooper to Return as Howard Stark in Marvel's Agent CarterRead the original story

    Tuesday |

    It seemed to be a foregone conclusion, but now Marvel Entertainment has made it official. Dominic Cooper, who played the role of Tony's father Howard Stark in Captain America: The First Avenger , as well as the Marvel One-Shot "Agent Carter," will reprise his role in the upcoming "Agent Carter" TV series.


  15. 3 Reasons Why Mattel, Inc. Isn't a Top Dividend StockRead the original story

    Tuesday | The Motley Fool

    ... as a prolonged period of overspending could seriously cut into the company's ability to continue growing its dividend. Toys are changing faster than Mattel Mattel's cash problem is largely a sales problem. We'll talk about the company's shortcomings ...


  16. G.I. Joe Resolute Animated Series: Hasbro Announces Online and Broadcast AirdatesRead the original story

    Tuesday | CollectionDX

    ... experiences in the world. As a brand-driven, consumer-focused global company, Hasbro brings to market a range of toys, games and licensed products, from traditional to high-tech and digital, under such powerful brand names as TRANSFORMERS, ...


  17. Net-a-Porter Sold $220,000 USD Worth of Karl Lagerfeld Barbie Dolls in a Few HoursRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday |

    To celebrate one of the most iconic fashion designers of our time, American toy-company Mattel, Inc. commissioned a production run of Barbie dolls that pay homage to Karl Lagerfeld . Womenswear retailer Net-a-Porter confirmed it had 999 dolls available for A 135 each, which then sold out in a matter of hours, making a return of A 134,865 .


  18. Hasbro pips Mattel for Disney's Princess and Frozen franchiseRead the original story

    Monday | Indian Television

    BENGALURU: Excerpts from Mattel, Inc., second quarter results : "For the second quarter, worldwide gross sales for Mattel Girls & Boys Brands were USD689.0 million, down 13 per cent versus the prior year. Worldwide gross sales for the Barbie brand were down 15 per cent.


  19. High-stakes comic book battle comes to endRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | CBS News

    Who owns Iron Man and Captain America? Is it Walt Disney subsidiary Marvel Entertainment, which has made big profits from the characters in comic books and movies, or is it comic book legend Jack Kirby, who helped create the characters decades ago? That question has been at the center of a prolonged legal battle between the comic book company and Kirby's heirs. And just as the case appeared headed to the U.S. Supreme Court, both sides have decided to settle.


  20. Thousands gather to mourn slain North Dakota college student, 18,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Daily Mail

    The North Dakota State University student found slain in Moorhead was laid to rest Monday as authorities search for his killer. About 1,250 mourners attended a funeral Mass for 18-year-old Thomas Bearson at St. Francis Xavier Catholic Church in his hometown of Sartell.