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Creative Industries Council Launches Create UK


Jul 21 2014 10:24am CDT

Hasbro brings My Little Pony to 3D printing (The New York Times) Transformers: Age of Extinction the first 2014 film to approach the US$1 billion mark (The Hollywood Reporter) Spanish animation gets boost from Paramount Pictures (Variety) Facebook explains why it wants to be a ret ...
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Maker Studios adds AOL exec to c-suite

Jul 16 2014 12:42pm CDT

Charles Gabriel makes the jump to a newly created role at Maker after most recently serving as SVP of global video sal ...
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New York Culinary Experience Private Dinner Featuring Chefs David Bouley, Daniel Rose, And David Waltuck Hosted By New York Magazine Culinary Editor Gillian Duffy

Enchanted Objects

Jul 21 2014 4:02am CDT

David Rose thinks household objects should "mimic the qualities found in magical tools of fantasy and folklore," reports Penelope Green in The New York Times (7/17/14). He means things like "the swords of Arthur and Frodo, say, or the talking mirror in ‘Snow Whit ...
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Amazon Holds Premiere For New Kids Series "Creative Galaxy" From The Creators of "Blue's Clues"


Jun 11 2014 10:57am CDT

Amazon halts pre-orders on Lego Movie (The New York Times) E3 news: Nintendo Infinity? Videogame giant turns to toys with Amiibo (Yahoo) Coloring books sales soar among French women (The Telegraph) Pixar reveals more details about its upcoming 15th featu ...
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BJP's Narendra Modi Campaigns In Sidhauli

Government of India transforms its communications strategy

Jul 20 2014 8:30pm CDT

The arrival of Prime Minister Narendra Modi signals a big change in the way the Indian state communicates. An obdurate bureaucracy that has a reputation of resisting change is now beginning to fall in love with the social media. That ...
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The New York Times Next New World Conference

Dyson’s Motorhead

Jul 21 2014 4:01am CDT

Dyson is improving vacuum cleaners the old-fashioned way: through "mechanical innovation," reports Farhad Manjoo in The New York Times (7/17/14). The problem with vacuum cleaners is that they are too big and bulky, and encumbered by unruly extension cords. The challenge is f ...
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