Some links to stories ClickZ’s editors are reading today:
Original Video Ventures Going Dark (LA Times) Stage 9 Digital, 60Frames, and others are throwing in the towel on made-for-Web video entertainment as economics prove too tough a nut to crack.
Twitter Helps Dell Rake in Sales (Reuters) PC giant claims $3 million in sales over the course of two years on Twitter click-throughs.
Amazon to Run First TV Ads in Seven Years (AdWeek) Kicks off user-generated media contest to develop concepts and creative. No agency is attached.
AdEx Media Closes $2.3 Million Financing. Performance-based ad network will use the cash to build out products.