Cookie Monster Takes Bite Out of App Store

The summer holiday is the perfect time to take a bite out a delicious new Cookie Monster App, produced by Sesame Workshop and the Callaway Digital Arts. The Great Cookie Thief, is available ... Continue Reading →

Groening Launches ‘Futurama’ Head-in-a-Jar App

Just in time for Comic-Con, the new, free Futurama Head-In-A-Jar Creator app will open a new world of cool digital possibilities to iPhone, iPod Touch and Android fans all over the ... Continue Reading →

Smith Micro Introduces New App at Comic-Con

Smith Micro has lots of exciting plans for this year’s Comic-Con confab in San Diego next weekend (July 12-15). The graphics group announced that it is planning to release a new comic ... Continue Reading →

React Releases Interactive 2D Game ‘The Act’

If you’ve been longing for the kinder, gentler days of 2D-animated games, then look no further than React Entertainment’s classically animated release, The Act. The charming interactive ... Continue Reading →

Cartoon Network Announces Live Streaming at L.A. Upfront

Cartoon Network announced during its L.A. upfront today (April 18) that it will soon begin streaming its content live across multiple platforms, including on-line at, ... Continue Reading →

FUNimation Goes Mobile, Adds 2 Series

FUNimation is going mobile and adding the series Sankarea and Shangri-La to its slate. The company announced at Sakuracon in Seattle the release of its first-ever mobile app, created ... Continue Reading →

Three DHX Preschool Shows to Stream on Netflix

Toronto’s TV producer and distributor DHX Media has signed its first content deal with Netflix, offering three of its animated preschool shows—Franny’s Feet, Bo On The Go! and ... Continue Reading →

‘Shonen Jump Alpha’ Hits Web

Anime/manga champ VIZ Media has launched the first issue of its new digital manga magazine Weekly Shonen Jump Alpha, available now at The digital mag will allow fans to ... Continue Reading →

CBeebies Launches New Children’s Short Series

BBC Worldwide has signed deals with children’s publishers Barefoot Books and Ladybird Books to commission a series of short films based on eight popular fables and read by CBeebies ... Continue Reading →

Sesame’s Elmo Tickles the App Market

It looks like Elmo continues to leave his big red footmark on the app market. Sesame Workshop recently introduced Elmo Calls, a new app that enables kids to call Elmo over the phone ... Continue Reading →