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gollum

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Tech wizards behind movie magic honored by Oscars

The Scientific and Technical Awards honor innovators who have made a significant behind-the-scenes contribution to motion pictures, including the graphics used to created "Shrek."

By Feb. 10, 2013

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Frodo on top in 'Periodic Table of Middle Earth'

Gollum, Bilbo, Sauron, Smaug, and other characters feature as elements in the chart, which was created by a geek chemist.

By May. 7, 2013

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Lego Lord of the Rings sets astound in hands-on video

Check out our hands-on video of seven new-to-the-UK Lego Lord of the Rings sets, complete with Lego Gandalf.

By Jul. 5, 2012

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YouTube renting high definition movies from today

YouTube is now renting high definition films, with both new releases and classic movies on offer. And Fast Five.

By Oct. 7, 2011

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The Hobbit is an unexpectedly slow journey at 48fps HFR

The Hobbit is shot in 3D at 48 frames per second -- twice the rate of normal movies. But what difference does it make? What does HFR look like?

By Dec. 9, 2012

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'Lord of the Rings' Lego characters visualized

Lego unveils official "Lord of the Rings" Lego figures, and the brick maker has done an outstanding job re-creating the characters' iconic appearances.

By Jan. 31, 2012

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A rough introduction to Gadgetman 2013

A flight from San Francisco to Las Vegas for CES 2013 shows just how extreme some gadget-obsessions have become -- at the expense of human basics.

By Jan. 7, 2013

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Google attorney slams ACTA copyright treaty

Lawyer says Anti-Counterfeiting Trade Agreement is "something that has grown in the shadows, Gollum-like" and will affect Net users.

By May. 7, 2010

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'Avatar' Oscars could make Weta household name

When Oscar nominations are announced Tuesday, Weta Digital will surely get a nod for "Avatar" visual effects. Unfamiliar to many, the studio has been on top for years.

By Feb. 1, 2010

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Find your inner 'Vader' or 'Smeagol' with Sonic Vox

Smule announces Sonic Vox, a voice-altering program for the iPhone.

By Oct. 24, 2008