Cartoonists create humorous, poignant images depicting the Apple co-founder at the gates of heaven.
Online video-on-demand service CinemaNow says it has launched a pay-per-view service of selected feature films in a downloadable format. Among the films are "Romance," "The Snow Queen" and "Heaven's Burning." The Marina Del Rey, Calif.-based company said the films will be offered on a pay-per-download basis for either $1.99 or $2.99 each, giving people unlimited access for two days. Prior to the launch, the company only provided streamed content. CinemaNow is majority-owned by Lions Gate Entertainment with investors that include Microsoft and Blockbuster. In August, CinemaNow relaunched its Web site with a custom version of Microsoft's Windows Media Player.
Disgusted at media sensationalism over the Heaven's Gate cult's link to the Web, designers create a Higher Source spoof site.
The Heaven's Gate ties to the Web have made for great headlines, though some think the Net is less mysterious to the media than before.