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Monday, 28 Dec 2015

Star Wars: The Force Awakens was nearly titled Shadow of the Empire

Star Wars: The Force Awakens was nearly titled Shadow of the Empire

Star Wars: Shadow of the Empire. According to one LucasFilm executive, that was nearly the title of the film that has since taken the world by storm.

Star Wars: The Force Awakens takes in US$1 billion in record 12 days

Star Wars: The Force Awakens takes in US$1 billion in record 12 days

Star Wars: The Force Awakens has become the fastest movie to take in US$1 billion at the box office, achieving the feat in a record-breaking 12 days.

Friday, 4 Dec 2015

New Star Wars themed SMRT trains greeted with mixed reactions

New Star Wars themed SMRT trains greeted with mixed reactions

In case you haven't noticed, Star Wars fever is at an all time high. Star Wars shirts, mugs, toys and pretty much everything else you can think of. Soon, we'll also have Star Wars themed SMRT trains.

Monday, 23 Nov 2015

Star Wars: The Force Awakens could rack up US$100 million even before opening day

Star Wars: The Force Awakens could rack up US$100 million even before opening day

Star Wars: The Force Awakens is quite possibly the biggest cinematic event of the year and industry watchers predict that it could make up to US$100 million in pre-sales.

Wednesday, 18 Nov 2015

Disney’s smartwatch prototype can identify objects you touch

Disney’s smartwatch prototype can identify objects you touch

Using the natural electrical conductivity of the human body as a starting point, Disney is making a smartwatch that can detect and identify other objects held by the user.

Friday, 9 Oct 2015

The Star Wars universe now fits in your pocket with this app

The Star Wars universe now fits in your pocket with this app

If you want the latest information from all official Star Wars sources at your fingertips, you can skip all the Force training and simply get this app right now.

Monday, 3 Aug 2015

Watch how Disney makes its 3D magic

Watch how Disney makes its 3D magic

In a surprisingly candid video, Disney Animation has posted what amounts to a how-to guide for their Hyperion production renderer, the 3D image rendering engine used on movies such as Big Hero 6 and Frozen.

Thursday, 2 Jul 2015

Microsoft's HoloLens might be the next home for Disney's Infinity

Microsoft's HoloLens might be the next home for Disney's Infinity

Disney's Infinity series has been expanding regularly ever since its introduction a few years ago. While Infinity 3.0 is slated to release in the next few months, Disney's already laying out plans for the series' future.

Monday, 29 Jun 2015

Disney bans selfie sticks

Disney bans selfie sticks

The happiest place on Earth deems selfie sticks a threat to safety and is banning them from its premises.

Sunday, 26 Apr 2015

HOOQ signs deal with Disney to bring video content to Southeast Asia

HOOQ signs deal with Disney to bring video content to Southeast Asia

The HOOQ video-streaming service has just announced that it has entered into a partnership with Disney to bring ABC series and features from Disney, Marvel and Touchstone studios to Southeast Asian viewers. Read on to find out more about this regional subscription video-on-demand (SVOD) deal.

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