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Teacher Asks Students What They Wish She Knew About Them

When third grade teacher Kyle Schwartz asked her students what they wished she knew about them, she started a huge wave of response. Schwartz teaches …

Teaching

Grace and Frankie Photos, First Look at the Netflix Series

<i>Grace and Frankie</i> might sound like a cute, expensive children's shop in a beach town somewhere, but it's actually a June-premiering Netflix comedy. And I couldn't be more excited about it, because it stars two actresses who qualify for "bow down bitches" status: Jane Fonda and Lily Tomlin.<p>The …

TV

Why legendary Disney animator Glen Keane is making art for Google

If you don’t know Glen Keane by name, you almost certainly know his work. As Lead Animator at Walt Disney Animation Studios during a career that spanned 37 years, his talent helped bring about the second Golden Age of Disney films, as he’d go on to animate such iconic characters as Ariel from <i>The</i> …

Animation

Last Light

Amy Winehouse documentary ‘Amy’ to open in cinemas in July

Doc promises 'previously unheard tracks' and 'extensive unseen archive footage'<p><i>Amy</i>, the forthcoming documentary film about the late Amy Winehouse, …

Amy Winehouse

Claudia Winkleman wins best presenter for Strictly Come Dancing at the RTS awards

Sarah Lancashire, Tom Hollander and The Honourable Woman were also among the winners at the RTS Programme Awards<p>Claudia Winkleman, who replaced Bruce Forsyth as co-presenter of <b>Strictly Come Dancing</b> last year, beat Graham Norton and Keith Lemon to the best presenter gong at the Royal Television …

Pixar: What creative departments work on a film?

<i>This question originally appeared on Quora, the best answer to any question. Ask a question, get a great answer. Learn from experts and access</i> …

Animation

Amy Schumer and Judd Apatow Talk ‘Trainwreck,’ Sex, and Women in Hollywood

The star and director of the hilarious upcoming comedy Trainwreck, which premiered at SXSW, open up about gender double standards in Tinseltown and …

Bristol is making a smart city for actual humans

The city of Bristol has announced a multi-million pound experiment to create the smart city of the future. Work is already underway to turn the city …

Smart Cities

Disney bans smoking in films

Marvel, LucasFilm and Pixar films will no longer be allowed to depict smoking<p><b>Disney</b> has announced that it is banning smoking in all of its PG 13-rated future productions, including Marvel, LucasFilm and Pixar films.<p>“We are extending our policy to prohibit smoking in movies across the board,” said …

Animation
Apps

16 Great Animation Movies Which Made Our Childhood Awesome

SPONSORED<p>Ask anyone, and all will say that their childhood was the best part of their life. But if you are a 90s kid, then you and I both know that …

Dot-com at 30: will the world's best-known web domain soon be obsolete?

The world’s most recognised web address is celebrating its 30th anniversary, but how much longer will it be able to retain its dominance?<p>Dot-com is the world’s most recognised web suffix, with over 115 million dot-com domains registered worldwide, representing about 42 per cent of all web …

Dot-com

Steve & Nancy Carell Bring Slapstick Humor to SXSW with ‘Angie Tribeca’ Premiere

Steve and Nancy Carell’s upcoming TBS comedy “Angie Tribeca” premiered at SXSW on Saturday, as part of the Episodic screening category for SXSW Film, …

Comedy

15 Relatively Brilliant Albert Einstein Quotes

In addition to being one of the world's greatest thinkers, Albert Einstein was also quite the philosopher. On what would be the renowned theoretical …

'Frozen' Star Josh Gad Is Coming To Disney's 'Beauty And The Beast'

Say bonjour to your newest "Beauty and the Beast" cast member.<p>Josh Gad, aka Olaf from "Frozen," is reportedly in final talks to play LeFou in Disney's live-action remake of the "tale as old as time." The actor appears to have confirmed the news with a pretty hilarious side-by-side tweet:<p>Gad will …

Walt Disney Company

Stephen Fry crowns Liam Gallagher ‘National Treasure’ in Comic Relief – watch

Gallagher appears in comedy sketch as part of annual telethon<p><b>Liam Gallagher</b> made a guest appearance in a comedy sketch alongside Stephen Fry as part …

Mobile Journalism

Mobile Journalism is an emerging form of new media storytelling where journalists use smart phones and devices to gather, edit and distribute news …

Journalism

Stop-Motion Short Is Matchbox Magic

Qanta Shimizu’s (very) short film 'Grandfather’s Match Case' is a wooden whirlwind of stop-motion storytelling.<p><i>GIFs and screencaps by the author, via</i><p>In just 49 seconds, filmmaker Qanta Shimizu sweeps viewers into the succinct stop-motion narrative of <i>Grandfather’s Match Case</i>. As matchboxes ricochet …

Stop Motion

Funny, New Cat Emojis Based on Pop Culture Icons and Cartoon Characters

<b>From Grumpy Cat to cat memes to funny videos and pictures, it’s safe to say that the internet loves cats.</b><p>A designer and illustrator who simply goes …

Google opening 'digital garage' to help businesses in Leeds

Google is opening a pop-up workshop in Leeds in a bid to help local businesses improve their digital skills. The Digital Garage project will see …

Raspberry Pi

Cinderella is no new Disney classic

Cinderella is a pale imitation of Disney's own 1950 animated classic.<p>It is an almost beat-for-beat a remake of the older film, with little of the mirth and magic and nostalgia that help the regressive politics of the tale go down a little easier. Worse still, it has nothing new to say about the …

Google predicts the most important moments of 2015 - Telegraph

Star Wars' Rogue One Movie, Starring Felicity Jones

TGIF, my friends. I come bearing wonderful news—the force is finally with us. And by us, I mean women. And by the force, I do mean <i>that</i> force. Here's the coolest stuff that happened in Hollywood this week:<p><b>Kelly Ripa was just wonderful on Broad City</b> She played herself—but a drunken, …

Movies

Famous Oldies Illustration Series Shows Us Senior Pop Culture Characters

No doubt, these big star from pop culture always display their most shining aspects, and it seems they will never get old. Apparently, it violates …

Darth Vader

God understandably nervous to meet Terry Pratchett

<b>God has expressed the fact that he was ‘very shaky’ today when he met creative genius Terry Pratchett for the first time.</b><p>Speaking via an Angel so as …

Comic Relief's best bits: Founder Richard Curtis on 30 years of fun-raising

Comic Relief was announced on Christmas Day 1985, the brainchild of comic Lenny Henry and hit film-maker Richard Curtis, the man behind Four Weddings …

The World’s Most Overrated Graphic Design

If Co.Design readers’ eight picks for the world’s most overrated graphic design were compiled into one, you’d have a letter-pressed, tonal, minimalist infographic poster in Helvetica about Nike’s new artisanal branding campaign, with some hand-lettered details thrown in. Fortunately, these eight …

Graphic Design

Drop everything, Frozen 2 is actually happening

It was on, then it was off, but now Frozen 2 is back on.<p>In news that will delight millions of children (and grown-ups), Disney has confirmed that it …