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From WSJ.com: What’s News US: DreamWorks Releases Software Used in ‘Guardians’

DreamWorks released onto the open market one of the primary software tools used to create the $145 million animated film, “Rise of the Guardians.”   from WSJ.com: What’s News US

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From Geeks are Sexy Technology News: Short Sci-Fi Film: SEED

  Set in the year 2071, where technology has brought mankind to the brink of colonization on a planet named Gaia, one astronaut takes on an isolated mission and discovers unearthly horrors that could bring an end to human life … Continue reading

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From Wired Top Stories: Novel Approaches: 10 Books That Became Great Sci-Fi and Fantasy Films

Transforming transfixing genre fiction into memorable cinema is no simple task. These are some of the most successful literary-cinematic crossovers of all time. from Wired Top Stories

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From Geeks are Sexy Technology News: The Legend of Zelda Reimagined as a Western

YouTube is sure filled with a lot of crap these days, so it’s pretty awesome to see a great series here and there. Fistful of Rupees is a really inventive mash up of The Legend of Zelda in Western style. The three … Continue reading

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From Gizmodo: New Internet Video Standard to Allow Twice-as-Fast Movie Downloads

Rejoice, because there’s a new MPEG video standard coming. It’s called High Efficiency Video Coding and it will be twice as efficient as current standards. This means downloading movies twice as fast. Or doubling their quality. HEVC will arrive next … Continue reading

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From Geeks are Sexy Technology News: The Cost Of Being Batman

I’m not sure where the people who made this took their numbers, but some of the costs associated with Batman’s gear seem, in some cases, a little over the top. Check it out: [Via Buzzfeed]   from Geeks are Sexy … Continue reading

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From Kotaku: Valve Is Releasing Its Own Free Movie-Making Tool

This is the Source Filmmaker. It lets you use your PC to create animated short films. And it’s entirely free. More » from Kotaku

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