Companies behind virtual worlds garnered more than $594 million in venture investments in 2008, according to a new report.
John Battelle's Conversational Marketing Summit, which debuted last fall with much acclaim in a more intimate setting in San Francisco, faced a challenging task with its second edition last week in New York.
Funding would add to earlier investments in FM of an estimated $4.5 million from JPMorgan Partners, The New York Times, and the Omidyar Network, among others.
Following companies like CBS, NBC, and News Corp., Viacom's MTV Networks announces a comprehensive plan to syndicate its content on partner sites like Veoh and Imeem.
An early teen-oriented social networking site, after trying to reinvent itself as a video site, goes away for good.