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Everything we know so far about Kingdom Hearts III for Xbox One  Windows Central · 4 days
Want to know what's going on with Kingdom Hearts III for Xbox One? Here's what we know so far In the early years of... more
VR needs more Disney-style magic like The Void from CES 2019 - CNET  CNET · 5 days
The Void's location-based VR attractions blend imagineering and old-school magic concepts. And VR needs these types of experiences more than ever. more
VR needs more Disney-style magic like The Void - CNET  CNET · 5 days
The Void's location-based VR attractions blend imagineering and old-school magic concepts. And VR needs these types of experiences more than ever. more
Marvel’s Vision and Scarlet Witch Series Taps Captain Marvel, Black Widow Writer Jac Schaeffer  Gadgets 360 · 6 days
Disney and Marvel Studios have reportedly picked Captain Marvel and Black Widow writer Jac Schaeffer to script the Disney+ miniseries,... more
Ralph Breaks VR, and we're right there with him at CES 2019 video - CNET  CNET · 6 days
Disney's Ralph Breaks the Internet takes on virtual reality, thanks to VR creators The Void. See how the... more
Ralph Breaks VR, and we're right there with him video - CNET  CNET · 6 days
Disney's Ralph Breaks the Internet has gone virtual reality, thanks to VR creators The Void. Get a behind-the-scenes peek at how the attraction's Las... more
Magic and VR collide at CES 2019 with The Void video - CNET  CNET · 6 days
Illusionist Curtis Hickman, founder of The Void, talks about making virtual-world attractions believable, including his latest project with Disney: Ralph Breaks VR. more
Ousted Pixar CCO John Lasseter to head new animation division  THE VERGE · 6 days
Production company Skydance Media announced today that it is hiring John Lasseter, the former chief creative... more
Star Wars Resistance is getting a second season  THE VERGE · 6 days
Disney announced today that it has renewed Star Wars Resistance for a second season, which will debut this fall. The... more
Amazon hires Disney SVP Kyle Laughlin as Director of Alexa Gadgets  TechCrunch · 6 days
Amazon has hired Disney SVP Kyle Laughlin to head its Alexa Gadgets division, TechCrunch has learned. Laughlin spent eight years at Disney, most recently as the... more
CES 2019: Google Brings a Disney-Like Ride to Tech Show  Gadgets 360 · 7 days
Google has transformed CES into a Disney-like theme park — complete with singing animatronic macarons — to showcase new features of its voice-enabled digital assistant. more
CES 2019: Sci-fi gaming in Audi and Disney's in-car VR experience video - Roadshow  CNET · 1 week
Startup Holoride is developing new technology to let car passengers experience immersive virtual reality games and movies. A demo at... more
Kano will start releasing Star Wars and other Disney-branded products later this year  TechCrunch · 1 week
Educational computing kit company Kano announced today that it has signed a two-year licensing deal to create Disney-branded products later this year.... more
Audi brings Disney VR to back seat  BBC · 1 week
The car maker worked with Disney to create a concept that reacts to the movements of the car a passenger is riding in. more
Audi brings Disney VR to backseat  BBC · 1 week
The car maker worked with Disney to create a concept that reacts to the movements of the car a passenger is riding in. more
Disney quietly shut down Babble, the parenting blog it once acquired for $40M  TechCrunch · 1 week
As Disney gets closer to launching a shiny new video service and continues to ramp up efforts in other new streaming areas... more
Audi and Disney's new backseat entertainment  BBC · 1 week
Audi and Disney have created a VR system that reacts to the actual movements of the car a passenger is riding in. more
Sphero’s Specdrums music kit ships January 15  TechCrunch · 1 week
Over the summer, Sphero acquired Colorado-educational music startup, Specdrums. The news arrived at a transitional time for the company, which was undergoing substantial growing pains as its line of licensed Disney products failed to... more
Disney+ won't debut any Star Wars movies for streaming - CNET  CNET · 2 weeks
And even Disney CEO Bob Iger doesn't know how much its Netflix rival service is going to cost, according to a report. more
Disney’s Star Wars Land could open in June, says CEO Bob Iger  TechCrunch · 2 weeks
We know Disney’s Star Wars Land (or “Galaxy’s Edge”, if we’re being formal) is opening sometime in summer 2019. But thats about as exact... more
Netflix hires Activision CFO & former Disney exec Spencer Neumann as its new CFO  TechCrunch · 2 weeks
Netflix has officially confirmed the hiring of its new Chief Financial Officer Spencer Neumann, formerly CFO at Activision Blizzard. The... more
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2018 was a year of massive mergers and acquisitions with AT&T/Time Warner, Disney/Fox, and Comcast/Sky. The #MeToo movement made headlines, and the dominant emotion in boardroom discussions around Hollywood and beyond was fear … lots of fear in the ranks... more
The future of the media industry in the new year  TechCrunch · 2 weeks
2018 was a year of massive mergers and acquisitions with AT&T/Time Warner, Disney/Fox, and Comcast/Sky. The #MeToo movement made headlines, and the dominant emotion in boardroom discussions around... more
The year of deleted tweets  THE VERGE · 3 weeks
In July, Disney fired Guardians of the Galaxy director James Gunn. Cause for termination: a series of offensive tweets, in most cases about a decade old,... more
Mary Poppins Returns: A supercali-sequel with carpet bags of charm - CNET  CNET · 4 weeks
Review: Disney's magical nanny narrative starring Emily Blunt is a sparkling reprisal of a classic. more
Black Panther composer to score Star Wars series The Mandalorian - CNET  CNET · 4 weeks
Ludwig Göransson will score Lucasfilm's upcoming Star Wars series for the Disney+ streaming service. more
Aladdin Photos: First Look at Disney’s Live-Action Remake, Including Will Smith’s Genie  Gadgets 360 · 4 weeks
Disney has dropped the first look of its upcoming live-action Aladdin remake, including Will Smith as the Genie, Noami Scott as Princess Jasmine, and... more
Disney+ Might ‘Possibly’ Bring Back Netflix-Marvel Shows, Says New Chief  Gadgets 360 · 4 weeks
Disney+ head Kevin Mayer has said that there’s a “possibility” that Netflix-Marvel shows Daredevil, Luke Cage, and Iron Fist might be brought back at the home of Marvel's... more
Netflix's canceled Marvel shows? Disney may revive them after all - CNET  CNET · 4 weeks
In an interview, the head of Disney+ says resurrecting the likes of Daredevil, Iron Fist and Luke Cage is a possibility. more
Sphero is finished making Star Wars products  TechCrunch · 4 weeks
Sphero’s on-going deals are about more than just priming the pump for the holidays. The Colorado robotic toy startup is also in the process of cleaning out inventory of what are now be marked... more
Sphero Discontinues Disney Products Including BB-8 and R2-D2  MacRumors · 4 weeks
Sphero, known for its popular BB-8, BB-9E, and R2-D2 iPhone-controlled droids, today confirmed that it is discontinuing all licensed products.... more
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