Wednesday, January 17, 2018

HOLLYWOOD

HOLLYWOOD
Hollywood, behind the scenes of "Pretend and Make-Believe". Technology's role in Hollywood was apparent at the dawn of silent pictures, Disney, and today's visual effects.

(courtesy dvice) Over the last couple of weeks, reports of people picking up their Glass devices from Google have been trickling in. But for some reason, there hasn't been much seen regarding the actual process....

Kaz Hirai said the board will consider the proposal from hedge fund Third Point to sell a 15 to 20 percent stake in the profit-making division. by, Gavin J. Blair, courtesy The HollywoodReporter TOKYO -- Sony CEO...

by Gregg Kilday, courtesy thehollywoodreporter --            "The Butler" TWC can, though, call the upcoming movie "Lee Daniels' The Butler" The Weinstein Co. has lost its appeal to secure the title The Butler for...

Disney Researchers develop 2-legged robot that walks like an animated character Robot mimics character's movements, not just its looks When Walt Disney created Mickey Mouse, he didn't give much thought to how he might bring...

Gamers, please stand for the most sublime PES 2015 strikes of the season so far. We’ve already handpicked the best goals of FIFA 15, so now we turn to the ultimate netbusters of Pro Evolution...

Jon-Patrick Allem, University of Southern California Does it matter that people seem to have become more interested in suicide – expressing more suicidal thoughts, while becoming more likely to research ways to commit or prevent...

by Chritty Watts Iconic band Metallica slated to hit the stage at this years Comic-Con convention in San Diego, California , premiering their forthcoming film 'Metallica Through the Never'. The group will take the stage seated rather...

The American Civil Liberties Union is calling on people in Hollywood, via an email on Thursday, to sign a petition urging the government to investigate and monitor the industry’s “biased hiring practices.” The ACLU is...

From Variety by Todd Spangler.  Michael Green, chairman of the Collective and its digital-focused Collective Digital Studio division, said he is shuttering the company’s music-management division to focus entirely on the...

by Chris Morris, courtesy Variety - As music composition becomes a more critical part of the videogame industry, consolidation is on the way for the agents who rep those artists.

By Alison Vekshin, Bloomberg.  A move by police agencies in the San Francisco Bay Area to deploy drones for the first time is provoking a backlash from leaders and activists who fear the surveillance will...

20-year industry veteran video game developer releases humorous game for iPhone and iPad, Zoombies: Animales de la Muerte, and is awarded a featured spot in the New and Noteworthy section of the iTunes App...