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  1. 5 Easter eggs you probably missed that are hidden in 'Finding Dory'Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 15, 2016 | Silicon Alley Insider

    "Finding Dory" co-director Andrew Stanton told INSIDER animators sometimes the hidden messages and movie references in their movies because they get bored . For the release of the sequel on Blu-ray and DVD, Disney and Pixar sent over a few Easter eggs you may have missed during your first watch.

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  2. Animated Show of Shows comes to MidcoastRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 15, 2016 | Herald Gazette

    ... "About a Mother" (Russia, 2015, 7 min.), a new folktale with echoes of Shel Silverstein's "The Giving Tree"; Disney/Pixar's sweet "Piper" (2016, USA, 7 min.); and the latest in 360-degree storytelling in Google Spotlight Story "Pearl," a touching ...

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  3. MIB: Lawrence Levy, who made Pixar a CompanyRead the original story

    Nov 15, 2016 | The Big Picture

    This week, we speak with Lawrence Levy, former CFO of Pixar hired by Steve Jobs to help turn the company around. he is the author of " To Pixar and Beyond: My Unlikely Journey With Steve Jobs ."

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  4. Computer graphics internshipsRead the original story

    Nov 14, 2016 | GameDev

    ... can be a burden). Furthermore, the game industry does not blow like for instance animation studios. In companies like Pixar and Adobe there seem to be plenty of internships available for graphics researchers with all kinds of degrees. Currently, I ...

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  5. MIB: Lawrence Levy, CFO of PixarRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2016 | The Big Picture

    This week, we speak with Lawrence Levy, former CFO of Pixar hired by Steve Jobs to help turn the company around. he is the author of " To Pixar and Beyond: My Unlikely Journey With Steve Jobs ."

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  6. Leonard Lopate Weekend: Pixar, The Secretary of the Army, and a Hospice ChaplainRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 11, 2016 | WNYC-AM New York

    Lawrence Levy, Silicon Valley lawyer and executive, offers a look inside Disney and Pixar, and gives a first-hand account of Levy's friendship with Steve Jobs. Secretary of the U.S. Army Eric Fanning discusses the state of the army today.

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  7. Video: Former Pixar CFO on the animation giant's successRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 11, 2016 | Globe and Mail

    Lawrence Levy, former chief financial officer of Pixar Studios and Author of "To Pixar and Beyond" joins BNN to discuss his relationship with Steve Jobs, his role in growing Pixar, and why he left the company.

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  8. Oscars Brutal Animation Race Sets Record With 27 EntriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 11, 2016 | SFGate

    ... full five for the last five years running. Virtually every major animation studio has films in the race. Disney and Pixar, which between them have won 10 of the 15 Oscars handed out in the category, have three. Disney has "Zootopia," the closest ...

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  9. The early days of Pixar: "The company was almost on life support"Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2016 | Salon

    In 1994 - in the days before we all carried iPhones - the phone on Lawrence Levy's desk rang. Steve Jobs was calling the Silicon Valley executive, who he'd never met or spoke to, to discuss an ailing graphics company he owned known as Pixar.

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  10. Former Pixar Animators Help Adver...Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 8, 2016 | MediaPost

    Microsoft introduced Skype users to the mystical world of Doctor Stephen Strange, the newest Marvel Super Hero. The chatbot was created with PullString's artificial intelligence technology.

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  11. Why Former Pixar CFO Lawrence Levy Walked Away from It AllRead the original story

    Nov 1, 2016 | Tricycle

    Because movies like Toy Story , Finding Nemo , and Monsters, Inc. , are now considered modern-day classics, it's hard to remember just how turbulent Pixar's first years were. But when Lawrence Levy was recruited by Pixar chief Steve Jobs in 1994, the animation studio was bleeding cash.

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  12. PW Online and On Air: Week of November 7, 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2016 | Publishers' Weekly

    ... to leave Twitter after she was the target of abuse on the social platform. Lawrence Levy discusses his new book, To Pixar and Beyond: My Unlikely Journey with Steve Jobs to Make Entertainment History (HMH). PW contributing editor Liz Hartman ...

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  13. Pixar, Steve Jobs and the Future of EntertainmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2016 | WNYC-AM New York

    Lawrence Levy , a Silicon Valley lawyer and executive, was hired by Steve Jobs in 1994 as CFO and member of the Office of the President of Pixar Animation Studios. He was responsible for Pixar's business strategy and IPO and guided the company's transformation from a graphics company into a multibillion-dollar entertainment studio.

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  14. Andy Borowitz Bids Farewell to the Election. How Pixar Made History.Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2016 | WNYC-AM New York

    ... Marias discusses his new book, Thus Bad Begins . Silicon Valley attorney Lawrence Levy gives a look inside Disney and Pixar, and talks about his friendship with Steve Jobs. Leonard Lopate hosts the conversation New Yorkers turn to each afternoon for ...

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  15. Efficient GPU Rendering of Subdivision Surfaces using Adaptive QuadtreesRead the original story

    Aug 6, 2016 | OpenGL Headline News

    How does Pixar represent objects rendered in their movies? With subdivision surfaces . Now researchers at Activision, NVIDIA, and Stanford have published a new adaptive quadtree approach to rendering subdivision surfaces on modern GPUs.

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  16. Former Pixar CFO on Steve JobsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 3, 2016 | Fox News

    Nov. 03, 2016 - 5:53 - Former Pixar CFO Lawrence Levy recounts his relationship with Steve Jobs in a new book, 'To Pixar and Beyond.'

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  17. 30 Days of Disneyland - Day 8Read the original story

    Nov 2, 2016 | Steve Pavlina's Personal Development Blog

    ... to detail. It's possible that Steve Jobs even influenced Disney to raise the bar higher since Steve was involved with Pixar and had many dealings with Disney, and then Disney bought Pixar and started integrating many Pixar properties into its theme ...

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  18. Business Books to Watch in NovemberRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 2, 2016 | 800-CEO-READ Blog

    ... to succeed in an ever-changing, more complex, and diverse world, and build a more remarkable and fulfilling life. To Pixar and Beyond: My Unlikely Journey with Steve Jobs to Make Entertainment History by Lawrence Levy, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt "Hi, ...

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  19. How Pixar saved Steve Jobs and AppleRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 1, 2016 | CNN

    On a summer Saturday in 1997, Steve Jobs met with his Pixar colleague Lawrence Levy to break the news in person. "I'm thinking about going back to Apple," Jobs said.

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  20. This Man Helped Steve Jobs Turn Pixar Into A Billion Dollar CompanyRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 31, 2016 | Fox News

    Steve Jobs will go down in history as one of the most enigmatic businessmen of his generation. Widely known for his work with Apple , he is lesser known for his role in helping catapult Pixar to cinematic prominence.

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