You may not be able to fly around with the Doctor in a real Tardis, but you can take a toy version to the skies with a remote-control flying Tardis copter.
You can update now, if you can't wait until early next year for your fix of Windows Phone 7.8.
Also: ToysRUs has acquired the Toys.com domain name, MSpot has a browser-based ringtone service, and Zuora wants to be subscription-based billing to Facebook.
Long ago and far away, there was a thing called a slot car.
Online toy seller eToys acquired Toys.com, another Web-based toy store owned by Web Magic in a cash and stock deal. As part of the deal, eToys gets Toys.com's distribution agreement with Yahoo, which includes placement on the toys page of the Yahoo Visa Shopping Guide, as well as agreements with America Online, Infoseek, Excite, and Lycos.
The e-tailer's only option for survival may be finding a brick-and-mortar buyer, according to analysts. The big question: What's the company worth?
Expanding its retail scope, Amazon.com has invested in start-up Pets.com, which describes itself as the largest pet supply company on the Internet.
Celebrates its official Web launch, eToys is hoping to snare a portion of the country's $22 billion toy market by selling toys, educational software, and children's books.