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Mickey Mouse Owns Darth Vader, Star Wars 7 Coming in 2015

10/30/2012, This is still breaking, but massive media conglomerate Disney has bought Lucasfilm, the company behind Star Wars. Disney bought Pixar in 2006 and Marvel in 2009, so they’re no strangers to massive purchases. However, the worst (or best, if you...

LG Smart TV range to include Disney 3D movies

10/04/2012, LG Electronics USA and The Walt Disney Studios have come to an understanding, where popular 3D movies from the House of Mouse will be made available for rental to the “3D World” application which is found on LG’s Smart TV platform. Some...

Botanicus Interacticus Interactive Plant Technology

08/07/2012, Who would have thought that Disney would come up with something other than feel good cartoons and family shows that bring a smile to your face? Well, the company has come up with this unique Interactive Plant Technology known as Botanicus Interacticus....

LittleBigPlanet Disney Princesses Costume Packs announced

07/23/2012, If you love LIttleBigPlanet and you love Disney’s princesses, you’re in luck. Sony officially unveiled its upcoming DLC for the game – Disney Princesses Costume Packs. This new costume pack for the game will let you dress up your...

Disney launches three apps on iOS that allows for live streaming

06/14/2012, If you’ve ever wanted to stream Disney shows on your iPhone or iPad, you’re in luck as Disney has announced that they will be launching three apps for both the iPhone and iPad that would allow users to access programs that would have otherwise been...

Disney to outfit their park employees with iPads

05/02/2012, While tablets in the past might have only seen a use primarily in the enterprise sector, tablets today such as the iPad and Android tablets have found a way into the hands of regular folks like you and me. Companies such as airlines have also introduced...

YouTube and Disney agreement leads to free episodes

03/06/2012, YouTube and Disney are two very different companies, but that does not mean they are unable to work with one another and synergize. In fact, the Walt Disney Company and Google’s YouTube have come to an agreement, where they would both spend...

YouTube now rents out Disney movies

11/23/2011, While Disney seems to be losing its flair for making memorable movies recently, its older movies will forever stay gold and remain a part of many childhood memories. If you’re one of those people who grew up with Disney cartoons, you’ll be...

Disney invades Japan with more Android-powered phones

09/28/2011, The Japanese certainly have a soft spot for Mickey Mouse and gang, which is why Disney decided the market is ready for yet a slew of new Android-powered smartphones that bear the Disney name. First of all, the DM010SH handset (I can never get used to the...

Disney Appmates combines apps and toys together

09/27/2011, While game applications on our smartphones and tablets are fun enough, Disney is looking to add a new dimension to the gaming experience with the addition of a physical toy, as pictured above. The new interactive Disney Appmates has been designed to allow...

Roku offers Disney short form videos

09/22/2011, Roku must have a pretty strong negotiating team that the media streaming oganization has managed to work out an agreement with Internet search giant Google alongside Disney, where we bring you word on the development of a YouTube channel as well as a...

Disney looks at Surround Haptics tactile technology

08/08/2011, Disney, the company that has captured the imagination of millions across generations because of their cartoons and characters, intends to bring immersion to a new level instead of relying on just sound and vision. This has resulted in Surround Haptics...

Disney Tactile Brush makes games and movies more “touching”

05/27/2011, The folk over at Disney Research have been coming up with some pretty creative inventions recently. Previously we covered the Pico projector motion controller, and now they’ve come up with something new. Called the Tactile Brush, its innocent-sounding...