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Motion capture tech ushering in 'a new age for actors,' says Andy Serkis

King of the monsters Andy Serkis, who played Gollum, King Kong and now lends his talents to Dawn of the Planet of the Apes, says motion capture is "proliferating at a fantastic rate."

By June 5, 2014

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Motion-capture technology improves Ford worker safety

Automotive News reports on how Ford uses video game technology to help in building cars.

By May 31, 2011

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Motion-capture research: Men have a nose for women

Study using special-effects style motion-capture suits with LEDs at the joints concludes that smell influences whether someone determines that an apparently androgynous human is male or female.

By May 5, 2011

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Star Wars Rumor Generator lets you spread wild speculation

Become your own "Star Wars" rumor machine by using a baseless yet plausible-sounding generator to spread casting gossip and title hearsay.

By August 19, 2014

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This is real: 20K Twitch users are watching a fish play Pokemon

Fish Plays Pokemon is about one pet fish's struggle against chaos -- and it has the Internet tuning in by the thousands.

By August 7, 2014

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Tomorrow Daily 021: New video capture tech, the Rickroll 'Rickmote,' a new X-wing, and more

We can't decide what we're more excited about today: the Episode VII X-wing J.J. Abrams unveiled, or the Rickrolling remote. Just kidding. We're way more excited about the X-wing. Even Rick Astley is more excited about the new X-wing (probably).

By July 21, 2014

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Tomorrow Daily 021: New video capture tech, the Rickroll 'Rickmote,' a new X-wing, and more

We're geeking out today over a new way to capture motion, a funny way to Rickroll people, and the Episode VII X-wing fighter reveal. Also, a projection wearable, and your user feedback. Will the Rickroll ever die?

By July 21, 2014

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Dawn of the Planet of the Apes' final scene was directed over Skype

The Serkis-starring summer simian spectacular saw several scenes supervised via Skype, director Matt Reeves has said. Plus CNET reveals whether "Dawn of the Planet of the Apes" is worth checking out.

By July 11, 2014

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Cuphead: 1930s animation meets modern gaming

Coming to Xbox and PC next year is Cuphead, a game that has been entirely cel animated by hand in the style of 1930s cartoons.

By July 8, 2014

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ARM tries to spread its chips to forests, fields, and factories (Q&A)

Gary Atkinson's job is to make sure the Internet of Things becomes the next big thing for chip designer ARM.

By July 4, 2014