Sci-fi and horror fan site Fandom.com pacted with content developer LaFong to create "Lumen," an online game that's best described as a cross between "The Blair Witch Project" and Tamagotchis.
In an apparent move to distance itself from the perilous world of online entertainment distribution, SightSound.com is expanding and reorienting its corporate structure toward technology rather than…
Launched with considerable fanfare in July, Stephen King's experiment in electronic self-publishing, "The Plant," will be nipped in the bud. In a letter to readers posted on his Web site, the horror…
Book retail giant Barnes & Noble and Gemstar-TV Guide Intl. sought Wednesday to quell speculation about a possible merger. The two companies had held preliminary discussions about a potential…
Juno Online is working with Time Warner and AOL to expand and finalize a deal that would let it offer its services over Time Warner's cable lines. The would-be merger partners recently inked a deal…
AOL and Time Warner neatly salvaged their merger last week, inking a deal with AOL rival EarthLink that promises the Internet service provider precious space on Time Warner cable wires to offer…
Talk about a good news, bad news kind of day: On Tuesday Icebox.com announced that one of its Web toons will be the first to make the jump to a major network -- but the Netco also revealed that it…
The Entertainment Internet Inc., parent of online casting service Castnet.com, has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection, blaming debts compiled by previous management.
While many dot-coms are running out of cash, media company Tribe has shored up its finances by raising A$17 million ($6.8 million) in its second round of funding.
Stan Lee Media was whacked again Tuesday, with selloffs of the Web animation company's stock continuing and execs still searching for a clear reason.
A broad-based consortium of recording industry heavies has launched a system to compensate labels and artists for digital performances of their songs via Webcast as well as on cable- and…