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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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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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With 'Rango,' ILM wrangles first animated feature

Road Trip at Home: For more than 35 years, ILM has worked on live-action pictures. Now, the acclaimed visual effects house is working on its first all-digital animated movie and CNET pays a visit.

By March 1, 2011

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ILM gets animated

For the first time, Industrial Light & Magic did the visual effects on a fully animated feature. CNET takes a look at the process of making that film look like a live-action movie.

By February 28, 2011

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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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ILM doc shows Lucas' focus on making 'great movies'

"Industrial Light & Magic: Creating the Impossible" showcases the 35-year history of the famous visual effects studio owned by George Lucas. And Lucas told CNET the studio's focus is on helping filmmakers, not on making money.

By November 8, 2010

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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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Documentary celebrates 35 years of ILM magic

Set to air in November, "Industrial Light & Magic: Creating the Impossible" highlights the visual effects house that has earned 15 Oscars for its work on nearly 300 movies.

By September 16, 2010