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40-year-old George Lucas interview predicts 'Star Wars'' future with Disney

B<i>efore the first-ever "Star Wars" premiered on screens across America, Los Angeles Times writer Paul Rosenfield sat down with the creator of a galaxy far, far away. Then 33,</i><p>George Lucaswas just a few days shy from the release of his "space opera," prophetically claiming that "Star Wars" was the …

How We Discovered The Dark Side Of Wearable Fitness Trackers

Microsoft explains how its augmented reality headset HoloLens is going to work

Controlling a device that has no physical input will take users time to learn and Microsoft is clearly looking to get the first users adjusted quickly.<p>Microsoft previously let developers and employees show off apps and games running on HoloLens, including "Halo 5: Guardians," Netflix and "Candy …

Augmented Reality

Snake Plissken Was Almost The Savior Of The Universe And Other ‘Flash Gordon’ Facts

Thirty-five years ago, a blonde football star embarked on a space adventure to save the world, and – thanks in part to a talking bear – it’s a journey we’ll never forget.<p><i>Flash Gordon</i>, Mike Hodges’ 1980 operatic film based on the comic strip of the same name, paired together utterly ridiculous sets …

The ingenious path George Lucas took to making billions off of 'Star Wars'

While Hollywood expected "Star Wars" to be a huge flop in 1977, it ended up, as we know, one of the most financially successful films of all time, and kicked off a franchise that can't be killed.<p>"The Force Awakens," the seventh film in the "Star Wars" saga, will be released on December 18, 2015. …

Star Wars