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  1. Apple-Google No-Poaching Evidence Triggers More LawsuitsRead the original story

    Nov 19, 2014 | Bloomberg

    Evidence produced against Apple Inc. , Google Inc. and some Silicon Valley cohorts about an alleged conspiracy not to recruit each other's employees has sparked new lawsuits claiming other tech and entertainment companies engage in the same anti-competitive conduct. Pixar President Edwin Catmull acknowledged the use of such agreements when he was questioned by lawyers for thousands of employees who sued his company, along with Apple, Google and four others, in 2011.


  2. Pixar redraws the lines for its 'Good Dinosaur'Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2014 | Los Angeles Times

    Arlo, a 70-foot-tall teenage Apatosaurus, befriends a young human boy named Spot in "The Good Dinosaur." First-time feature director Peter Sohn, an artist at the studio in Emeryville, Calif., since 2000, unofficially took over the film a few months after Pixar executives removed its first director, Bob Peterson, amid creative concerns in the summer of 2013.


  3. 'Big Hero 6' is slightly under-inflatedRead the original story

    Nov 18, 2014 | Hays Daily News

    ... was in California. One of the many reasons I love Blizzard Entertainment is because they essentially made a six-minute Pixar movie that some, myself included, might argue is better than "Big Hero 6" to announce a video game (youtube/FqnKB22pOC0). ...


  4. Marvel vs. Pixar: Can You Guess Which Acquisition Has Done Better for Disney?Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2014 | The Motley Fool

    Between them, Marvel's The Avengers and Toy Story 3 have brought Disney more than $2.5 billion in worldwide box office grosses. Credits: Marvel Entertainment, Pixar Animation Studios.


  5. Investigating Community Based Art Practices in Latin America and Los AngelesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2014 | PRWeb

    ... of contemporary art movements, and design stars at Abercrombie & Fitch, Apple, Disney, DreamWorks, Mattel, Nike, and Pixar. Otis enrolls approximately 1,150 full-time students, and offers Bachelor of Fine Arts degrees in ...


  6. Will "Big Hero 6" Be the Next "Frozen"?Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2014 | The Motley Fool

    ... according to data supplied by BoxOffice.com. Now we have Big Hero 6 , released in a year without a comparable Pixar film. Early data from Box Office Mojo suggests the film is on track to become Disney Animation's second-biggest winner of the last ...


  7. 'How to Train Your Dragon 2' Breaks Homevideo Sales Records for Fox, DreamWorks AnimationRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2014 | The Orlando Sentinel

    ... homevideo. Disney has especially been pushing digital with its Disney Movies Anywhere platform for Disney, Marvel and Pixar titles, which is now backed by Apple's iTunes, Google Play and Walmart's Vudu. Fox had been hoping for a big number for the ...


  8. How a group of Pixar employees created gaming's hottest startupRead the original story

    Nov 17, 2014 | Cult of Mac Blog

    With a cutesy, one-eyed protagonist named Zak and colorful graphics aplenty, upcoming game Flyhunter Origins looks like it could be a big-screen animated movie. That's not too shocking, since the game was developed by Steel Wool Games, a San Francisco Bay Area-based startup composed of Pixar employees past and present.


  9. As Disney studio chief, Horn plays ‘janitor’ and statesmanRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 16, 2014 | Seattle Times

    ... Wall Street. At a time when investors dismiss most film companies as footnotes, Horn's studio, which includes Marvel, Pixar and Lucasfilm, this month reported a record $1.55 billion in profit for its last fiscal year, up from $661 million in 2013. ...


  10. Goal Setting That Leads to GreatnessRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 14, 2014 | Bplans Blog

    ... that it is even better than the original. In that case, the impossible goal was driven by the desire the team at Pixar had to create the best movie possible, and to do that, they had to push themselves beyond their limits. Then, force people to ...


  11. Disney's Big Hero 6: a movie for fans of all ages to marvel atRead the original story

    Nov 14, 2014 | The Triangle

    ... attention after introducing heartbreak and loss, the likes of which haven't been seen since the opening scene of Pixar's "Up." The reality of human nature and how people deal with loss, even in such a fictional world, captivates the audience and has ...


  12. Auschwitz survivor, America's 'young Nelson Mandela'...Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2014 | MLive.com

    ... Series opens Jan. 7 with Bobette Buster, a screenwriter, documentary producer and story consultant for Disney and Pixar studios. It ends Jan. 27 with Jerry Sittser an author and chairman of the theology department at Whitworth College. Admission is ...


  13. Corky Siegel comes up with home version of his 'Corkestra'Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2014 | Examiner.com

    ... composed an additional 'corkestration' so you can do this at home!" For the home version, Siegel has partnered with Pixar animation co-founder Alvy Ray Smith in concocting The Sunstone Smart Phone Surround Sound "Corkestra" at Home . Sunstone was ...


  14. With 6 billion-dollar movies, Disney will toy with the box office through 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 11, 2014 | Mashable

    Disney , the owner of Marvel Entertainment, Lucasfilm and Pixar, is poised for a box office run during the next three years with at least six films almost assured to surpass $1 billion in worldwide box office sales. The most recent addition to Disney's billion-dollar club came last week with the announcement Pixar had started work on a fourth Toy Story movie, scheduled for release in June 2017.


  15. A Look At Lions Gate Post-EarningsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 11, 2014 | Seeking Alpha

    ... die by a single film. Take, for instance, The Walt Disney Company (NYSE: DIS ). Around the time the company acquired Pixar in 2006, the Walt Disney Animation Studios had been suffering from poor box office performance. After acquiring Pixar, ...


  16. Schoolhouse Rock: Disney EditionRead the original story

    Nov 11, 2014 | New University

    From the creators of "Wreck-It Ralph" and "Frozen," Disney's newest animated feature "Big Hero 6" debuted on the big screen Nov. 7. Teaming up with the current cinema powerhouse Marvel Entertainment and Pixar mastermind John Lasseter, Disney ventures to fuse the fanatic superhero movement with vivid animation to build an Avengers-like franchise of original characters geared toward younger, up-and-coming heroes. Fortunately for parents, Disney does not advertise the injection of super serums, exposure to radioactivity, or god-like arrogance.


  17. Film review: 'Stand By Me Doraemon'Read the original story

    Oct 23, 2014 | Boston Herald

    ... handdrawn anime style -- all clean lines and bright colors -- to a robust CG aesthetic that falls somewhere between Pixar (with its warm, diffuse lighting and gummy skin textures) and "Jimmy Neutron" (whose big-eyed, bobble-headed characters look as ...


  18. Blizzard's 'Overwatch' Game Trailer Is a Movie Announcement Waiting to HappenRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2014 | /film

    ... be approved. Is the game company Blizzard Entertainment hoping to get in on the success of animated films created by Pixar and Dreamworks? The biggest movie-related announcement to come out of Blizzard's annual Blizzcon convention was the info about ...


  19. Richard Branson's Top 10 Tips for Succeeding at BusinessRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2014 | Entrepreneur Magazine

    ... and fed a diet of dung, but that strategy doesn't work with people. The Apple co-founder Steve Jobs and companies like Pixar built open work environments that invited intermingling and the sharing of visions -- you need that atmosphere too. Don't ...


  20. Box Office: a Big Hero 6a ($56M) launches past a Interstellara to win battle of the big debutsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2014 | The Washington Post

    Hiro Hamada transforms his closest companion, a robot named Baymax, into a high-tech hero in the box office-topping "Big Hero 6a 3. "Big Hero 6a 3 is just too good, with too much all-ages appeal, NOT to have won its debut weekend. It's so well-crafted, and in several scenes so emotionally affecting, that a few years back, this might have even been created as a Pixar film - if Disney weren't so consciously trying to balance its run of huge "princess" hits with a boy-meets-robot superhero story that's packed with as much action as the studio's "Wreck-It Ralph."