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Lucas, Spielberg, Abrams grace Wired cover to honor ILM at 40

Noted filmmakers pose with memorable movie characters like Yoda, E.T. and the Hulk on Wired's June cover to honor George Lucas' movie effects studio Industrial Light & Magic.

By May 19, 2015

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'Star Wars' getting a virtual-reality experience

The folks at Industrial Light & Magic, Skywalker Sound and Lucasfilm announce a project to bring virtual- and augmented-reality experiences to "Star Wars" and other movie franchises.

By June 12, 2015

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How I was almost a Steve Jobs movie extra

CNET's Shara Tibken had on her finest '80s garb, but she didn't take into account the Apple fan fervor when she signed up to be an extra in the new Aaron Sorkin film.

By February 3, 2015

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eBay acquires PhiSix, which lets users try on 3D clothes virtually

The e-commerce giant may soon let online shoppers virtually "try on" jeans, dresses, shirts, and other clothing to see how they fit and move.

By February 19, 2014

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For 'Star Trek' VFX team, Oscars are the final frontier

ILM visual effects supervisor Roger Guyett is up for his third nomination, in large part because of helping to build surprising shots like the Enterprise suddenly rising from the sea.

By January 16, 2014

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Microsoft's Xbox One to support eight concurrent controllers

The Xbox 360 supports only four controllers at the same time, indicating that the new console will be more group-gaming friendly.

By September 3, 2013

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Sci-fi fans, get every Cinefex issue on your iPad

With the coolest covers in the world, this bible of visual effects looks gorgeous on an iPad. And it weighs a lot less.

By July 22, 2013

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'Star Trek II' producer talks Ceti Eel, J.J. Abrams, and more (Q&A)

Robert Sallin, producer of "Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan," shares his experience working on the film, looks at the future of "Trek," and dishes on whether that was Ricardo Montalban's real chest.

By May 25, 2013

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ILM reveals mermaid secrets for 'Pirates 4' Blu-ray

To promote Industrial Light and Magic's work on the billion-dollar-earning, Johnny Depp-starring "Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides," its artists offer a look at how they create mermaids to vex Captain Jack Sparrow.

By September 29, 2011

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Go you big red Steam engine: the Steam holiday sale has begun

Oh, hello bank account. You want some draining, don't you?

By December 20, 2012