Fox Television Tries To Crowdsource Cartoons Through Aniboom

<img src="" width="215" height="94" /> Fox Television, the proud home of <em>The Simpsons</em> and <em>Family Guy</em>, is lookin

Not Funny: MyToons Implodes Amidst Serious Drama

<img src="" alt="" />Some companies go out with a whisper, others with a bang. In the case of online animation community <a href=

Aniboom Believed to Raise $10 Million from DFJ

Update 6/27/08: The round is now confirmed. Additional investors include DFJ Tamir Fishman Ventures and Evergreen Venture Partners Israeli-based animation site aniBoom is about to announce a $10 milli

AniBoom's Animation-Studio Ambitions

Uri Shinar is looking for a hit. But the CEO of animation website aniBoom (see earlier TechCrunch coverage here) thinks he can find one by creating a platform for talented, aspiring animators worldwid

AniBoom Gets Its Own Channel on Joost

Israeli-startup AniBoom just went live with an animation channel on Joost to launch, the peer-to-peer Internet TV service. AniBoom is an animation site with 30,000 videos, contributed from about 3,000

User Generated Animation Site MyToons Launches It is our luck to have two excellent user generated animated video sites now live – Israel-based Aniboom and, starting today, MyToons, which

Aniboom Raises $4.5 Million For Cartoons

Israeli Startup Aniboom has raise $4.5 million in an initial round of financing. At least that’s what TechCrunch France writer Ouriel Ohayon tells me this page says. The round was led by Israeli

Animated Short Films on AniBoom

Israeli startup AniBoom, a Flash video site for original animated short films, officially launches tomorrow, although the site has been live since late September. To kick things off they are holding a