Game Engine Graphics Are So Good Now, You Can Make Pixar Quality Films Like This In Real-Time

Unity is first and foremost a game engine, but in the last few years it has quickly grown into a tool for building interactable sci-fi UIs for movie …

Game Development


Story highlights<p>We've gathered advice from successful people on how to spend your mornings<br>• Some ideas: Reflection, family time, exercise and jazzed-up coffee<p>You've no doubt heard the saying, "The early bird gets the worm." But are you familiar with Mark Twain's take on that same subject? The author …

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Olympic gymnast Aly Raisman to speak at CU Boulder during CWA week

Olympic gymnast Aly Raisman is among three people expected to deliver keynote and major addresses during the Conference on World Affairs at the …

Aly Raisman

Disney announces a strategic reorganization of its business, ahead of the launch of its Netflix rival – TechCrunch

Disney this morning announced a strategic reorganization of its business in order to better reflect its current priorities in the areas of technological innovation, global expansion, the creation of high-quality content and direct-to-consumer distribution — meaning its upcoming Netflix competitor. …

Walt Disney Company

Disney Announces Reorganization Ahead of Streaming Service Launch

In anticipation of the launch of their new digital streaming service and their recently announced merger with 20th Century Fox Studios, <b>The Walt</b> …

Walt Disney Company

PREVIEW – Inside Pixar Fest, Pixar Pier, and Toy Story Land all coming this year to Disney Parks

Next month marks the 20th anniversary of “It’s Tough to Be a Bug!”, the first attraction inspired by a Pixar movie (1998’s “A Bug’s Life,” in this …

Walt Disney Company

Supercell, Pixar, and top devs share insights at the GDC 2018 Vision track!

GDC 2018 marks the return of the Vision Track - a series of mini-keynotes featuring great speakers and forward-thinking companies discussing the …

Game Design

See how California Screamin’ is becoming the Incredicoaster at the Disneyland Resort

There’s been incredible interest in what Disney is doing with its new Incredicoaster, which is under construction right now in Disney California …

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Pixar Exhibit Coming To Museum Of Science And Industry

"The Science Behind Pixar," a look at the science and math behind films like "Toy Story," "A Bug's Life" and "Finding Nemo," opens in May.<p>CHICAGO, IL …


See Disneyland’s Delicious, Instagrammable PIXAR FEST Food

When you think of Pixar films, one of your first thoughts is likely about much they’ve made you cry. <i>Up</i>, <i>Toy Story</i>, <i>Brave</i>–I’ve lost track of the amount …

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Apple's Eddy Cue talks content, Texture, free speech, and the future in SXSW appearance

Apple hasn't traditionally had a great deal of participation in the annual South by Southwest festival, but Apple's Senior Vice President of Internet …

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#38 Producer Kim Adams (Pixar, Google): Be Grateful, Fail Fast and Embrace Discomfort


Only A Real Pixar Nerd Can Get 9/10 On This Quiz

What body part is every human in Ratatouille missing?


21 Things People Wish They'd Known Before Their First Relationship

"Heartbreak is inevitable. However, it will be the most important pain you’ll ever feel."<p><i>Note: Submissions have been edited for length and/or clarity.</i>


Colorado native part of Oscar winning Pixar animation team for “Coco”

Cody Lyon was sitting in Pixar Animation Studios’ theater on Sunday night watching a live-broadcast of the Oscars. He was clad in a “Coco” shirt and …


'Coco' Producer Darla K. Anderson Leaves Pixar After 25 Years

Anderson won Oscars for “Coco” and “Toy Story 3,” and had a “Finding Nemo” character named after her<p>Darla K. Anderson, longtime producer at Pixar, …


Audible finally supports Sonos, offers trial with 2 credits and Miles Davis' autobiography for free

Avid audiobook listeners will be excited to know that Sonos has just added support for Audible to its line of smart speakers. Despite having already …

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Coco wins Best Animated Feature at the Oscars

Pixar beat out four other nominees, plus its own Cars 3, which wasn’t nominated<p>A lot of the 2018 Academy Award races have been hotly contested, but Best Animated Feature hasn’t been high on the debate list. As expected, Pixar Animation Studios’ <i>Coco</i> won the category, beating out the animated Vincent …


My Grandfather’s Memory Book

It’s hard to picture my grandfather without a sketchbook in his hands. He was always drawing. Gramps lived for 94 years — long enough to experience the Great Depression and the Great Recession, the birth of both television and virtual reality — and he chronicled the decades in a staggering …


Pixar's Coco Wins Best Animated Feature Film at Oscars 2018

Disney-Pixar’s Coco has won the Oscar for Best Animated Feature Film at the 90th Academy Awards, a highly predicted win given the strength of the …


Hollywood Celebrates Its Best at the Academy Awards

Favorites Gary Oldman, Frances McDormand win top acting awards<p>“The Shape of Water” won best picture at the 90th Academy Awards on Sunday, a night that featured a wide array of winners but few surprises.<p>Guillermo del Toro also won best director for the movie, a fantastical love story about a mute …

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Oscars 2018: Pixar’s ‘Coco’ honored as best animated feature

They’re going to need a bigger trophy case at Pixar Animation Studios in Emeryville.<p>Sunday night, “Coco” — Pixar’s latest cinematic gem — captured …


Disney-bound Fox Searchlight takes top Oscar honor

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Fox Searchlight, the arthouse studio of 21st Century Fox Inc, won the film industry's most prestigious prize on Sunday, taking the best picture Oscar for fantasy romance "The Shape of Water."<p>It was a celebratory moment at an uncertain time for the studio, one of several Fox …

Darkest Hour

'Coco' wins Best Animated Feature Film of 90th Oscars

The 90th Academy Awards honored "Coco" as the Best Animated Feature Film of the year on Sunday.<p>"Coco" is a 3D computer-animated fantasy adventure …


How the Oscar-winning ‘Coco’ and its fantastical afterlife forced us to talk about death.

I’m not Mexican, I’ve never celebrated Día de los Muertos, but I sobbed my way through “Coco,” the animated film that won at Sunday’s Oscars for its vibrant, orange-petal-filled depiction of the afterlife.<p>Having lost my mother somewhat recently, I found it seductive and mesmerizing to sit in a dark …

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Bay Area shop makes cameo in Pixar's 'Coco'

With Pixar Animation Studios based in the Bay Area, it only makes sense that inspiration comes from the movie company's location.<p>Places in and around the Bay Area have previously served as fodder for different scenes in Pixar movies and despite 2017's "Coco" being set in Mexico, a custom boot shop …


The Creators of Coco Tease Potential Upcoming LGBTQ+ Pixar Projects

When <b>Coco</b> won the Oscar for best animated film on Sunday night in LA, it marked a special benchmark in cinematic history. Not only is the film beautiful and tear-inducing, but it's also a crucial beacon of representation for the Latinx community. In their Oscars acceptance speech, producer Darla K. …


Lakers Legend Kobe Bryant Wins Oscar Award For Best Animated Short Film

Los Angeles Lakers legend Kobe Bryant won an Oscar Award for best animated short film for his "Dear Basketball"...

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'Coco' wins animated feature Oscar

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - "Coco," the colorful adventure into the land of the dead from Walt Disney Co's Pixar Animation Studios, won the Oscar on Sunday for best animated feature film.<p>The story of family, memory and legacy follows a boy named Miguel who finds himself in the land of the dead during …


Oscar predictions: What will win, what should win

Ahead of Sunday’s 90th Academy Awards, Associated Press film writers Lindsey Bahr and Jake Coyle share their predictions for a ceremony that, at …

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