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Disney Found A Whole New (Crazy) Level Of Immersion For Their ‘Star Wars’ Parks

Some news stories fell through the cracks during Star Wars Celebration last weekend, perhaps because we were busy watching the the first teaser trailer for <i>Star Wars: The Last Jedi</i> and obsessively analyzing it. One of these news stories is what was revealed during <i>Star Wars and Disney Parks: A Galaxy</i> …

Walt Disney Company

6 Ways to Look More Confident During a Presentation

Several years ago, colleagues and I were invited to predict the results of a start-up pitch contest in Vienna, where 2,500 tech entrepreneurs were competing to win thousands of euros in funds. We observed the presentations, but rather than paying attention to the ideas the entrepreneurs were …

Body Language

What Your Resume Should Look Like in 2017

Things to skip: Times New Roman, an "objective" blurb, and a Hotmail address.<p><i>For MONEY’s 2018 version of what your resume should look like, click</i> …

Employment

8 Netflix Tricks You Just Can't Live Without

One of the main reasons Netflix is so popular is because of its simplicity. It’s painfully easy to queue up a movie on your laptop, video game …

Televisions

I invented the web. Here are three things we need to change to save it

It has taken all of us to build the web we have, and now it is up to all of us to build the web we want – for everyone<p>Today marks 28 years since I submitted my original proposal for the worldwide web. I imagined the web as an open platform that would allow everyone, everywhere to share information, …

Personal Data

185 Powerful Verbs That Will Make Your Resume Awesome

<i>This post is in partnership with The Muse. The article below was originally published on The Muse.</i><p><i>Led</i>…<p><i>Handled</i>…<p><i>Managed…</i><p><i>Responsible for</i>…<p>Most resume …

Stone Age

The best Apple ad from each year since its 1984 Super Bowl hit

We chose the most important Apple commercial from each year since the company's watershed advertising moment at the Super Bowl in 1984.<p>From the celebrity-packed "Here's to the Crazy Ones," to the beginning of Apple's memorable demonstration-style ads, here are its best commercial hits.<p><i>Julien Rath</i> …

MacBook Air

All Changes Made to Star Wars: A New Hope (Comparison Video) PART I

Carrie Fisher SNL episode from 1978 to re-air on NBC tonight

NBC will re-air a 1978 episode of <i>Saturday Night Live</i> hosted by the late Carrie Fisher on Saturday night.<p>The official <i>SNL</i> Twitter account revealed …

Elite Geek

Original Star Wars Cast Interview from 1977

Why are the data-formats in Star Wars such an awful mess? Because filmmakers make movies about filmmaking

Sarah Jeong's long, terrifyingly thorough analysis of the data-formats in the Star Wars universe is both hilarious and insightful, and illustrates …

Cory Doctorow

Why Star Wars Needs to Use Illustrators Like Drew Struzan for its Posters

George Lucas did an amazing thing in 1977--he released a film that brought his incredible vision to the big screen. I'm talking, of course, about the original Star Wars film. It was not only the achievement of the size and scope of the film that wowed people, but it was the spectacular images, the …

Star Wars

All the Major Star Wars Cameos and Connections You May Have Missed in Rogue One

<i>Rogue One</i> is billed as a standalone <i>Star Wars</i> movie, but it’s far more entrenched in the story of the saga than many of us had thought. That’s not …

The Current, Canonical Star Wars Timeline

After Disney purchased Lucasfilm in 2012, the official Star Wars canon was reset; all the books, games, and comics that had taken place in the Star …

Star Wars

How to solve 3 big macOS Sierra problems

By now, most of you are probably upgraded to macOS Sierra, which is proving be a massive home run for Apple. However, while the new Mac OS packs some great new features, it’s also got a handful of problems — ranging from strange error messages to Wi-Fi issues.<p>Check out our video below for three …

Steve Jobs Poses For 1st Cover of Macworld, Then Changes Mind [Recollections]

In Part 6 of his memoirs, <i>Macworld</i> founder David Bunnell recalls the magazine’s first cover shoot featuring Steve Jobs, who has a sudden, unexpected change of heart.<p>“Take a picture of this,” Steve said, holding up his middle finger. We stared in disbelief.<p>In mid-December I called Steve to ask him to …

Steve Jobs

Here’s A Symphony Of Floppy Disks Playing The ‘Star Wars’ Theme

The <i>Star Wars</i> films are timeless classics, with every bit of the original trilogy becoming ingrained in the very essence of today’s society. Among that influence is the iconic score by John Williams. Williams has handled the scores for all of the <i>Star Wars</i> films, from <i>A New Hope</i> all the way to <i>The</i> …

Star Wars

Apple is still obsessed with the year 1984

But Apple is obsessed with one year in history: 1984. The year the company introduced the Mac and the company was saved.<p>Every Apple press release since mid-2015 includes this boilerplate (emphasis ours):<p>While Apple's press releases have always honored the Mac, they didn't honor the year.<p>They used …

App Store

The Force Awakens Character Posters Revealed

<i>Star Wars: The Force Awakens</i> is almost here — and now you can get an up-close look at the film’s classic and new characters.<p>The official character …

Star Wars: The Force Awakens

Relive Star Wars Through All of the Original 1977 Toy Commercials

You’ll have a newfound appreciation for the vast selection of <i>Star Wars</i> toys on store shelves these days after spending the next 15 minutes watching …

Marty McFly & Doc Brown Visit Jimmy Kimmel Live

The Turning Point

Bill Fay with the World Green Car award at the New York International Auto Show March 24, 2016. (Jim Motavalli photo)<p>The H2Gurus have been …

What happened to the first 10 Apple employees

And without question, Jobs was the driving force that turned Apple into the world's most valuable tech company.<p>That's why there have been two new movies on Jobs this year — a documentary and a biopic. That's why there was another best-selling book on Jobs released this year.<p>But Jobs didn't do it …

Silicon Valley

8 Things Recruiters Notice About Your Resume at First Glance (and 4 Things That Don't Matter)

<i>This question originally appeared on Quora.</i><p>When recruiters look through a stack of resumes for candidate screening, what is the vital information …

Outside the Box

Netflix and the future of television.<p>In the spring of 2000, Reed Hastings, the C.E.O. of Netflix, hired a private plane and flew from San Jose to Dallas for a summit meeting with Blockbuster, the video-rental giant that had seventy-seven hundred stores worldwide handling mostly VCR tapes. Three …

The Force Awakens Books Coming December 18 - UPDATED!

The Force awakens everywhere on December 18. In addition to catching up with the heroes from the original trilogy, fans will also be introduced to …

Star Wars

Tim Cook has now launched more iPhones than Steve Jobs

Here’s a thought to make you feel old: With the launch of the iPhone 6s, Tim Cook will have officially overseen the launch of more new iPhone generations as CEO than Steve Jobs.<p>While Jobs was running the show at Apple during the original iPhone, 3G, 3GS and iPhone 4 era, Cook has been in charge …

Why iOS Could Become the Enterprise OS of the Millennial Generation

Apple is crazy like a fox with this Apple-at-work strategy -- and Steve Jobs was its architect.<p><i>A version of this essay was originally published at Tech.pinions, a website dedicated to informed opinions, insight and perspective on the tech industry.</i><p>For the majority of my life, Windows and the Mac …

IPad Pro

12 books you should read to impress your boss

Not only that, it improves your vocabulary, expands your world, and generally makes you a more educated and interesting person to be around.<p>Below, 12 entrepreneurs from YEC suggest books that they themselves have loved and passed on to their employees.<p>Read just one and you'll find yourself ahead of …

Self-improvement