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Support UNICEF for chance to appear in next 'Star Wars'

Star Wars: Force for Change is an initiative from Disney, Lucasfilm, and Bad Robot to give fans a chance to appear in "Star Wars Episode VII" while raising money for UNICEF Innovation Labs.

By May. 21, 2014

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Technology plays key role in UNICEF relief efforts

In a Face to Face interview with ZDNet Editor in Chief Dan Farber, UNICEF Chief Information Officer Andre Spatz explains how field operations "scale up," integrating themselves into the global framework through a satellite system equipped with a firewall, switches, wireless access and an IT back office that can be up and running in less than four hours.

Nov. 1, 2007

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Here's what it looks like when Ace Ventura invades 'Star Wars'

Alrighty then! This painting that places Ace Ventura in a popular geek franchise is pretty awesome.

By May. 23, 2014

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'Fantastic Four' director Josh Trank to helm 'Star Wars' standalone

Josh Trank -- one of the youngest directors to make US box office records -- is named to direct a yet-to-be-announced "Star Wars" spinoff film.

By Jun. 4, 2014

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Lupita Nyong'o, Gwendoline Christie cast in 'Star Wars: Episode VII'

More actors are headed to a galaxy far, far away. Academy Award winner Lupita Nyong'o and "Game of Thrones" star Gwendoline Christie are tapped as the latest "Star Wars" cast members.

By Jun. 2, 2014

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R2-D2, you're our only hope for a droid projector keyboard

Instead of a hologram of Princess Leia pleading for help, this beloved "Star Wars" astromech projects a virtual keyboard.

By May. 23, 2014

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New 'Star Wars' movie is shot in Imax, Bad Robot tweet reveals

"Star Wars: Episode VII" director J.J. Abrams shows off his love for Imax movie cameras in a tweet that makes us long to spot two lost droids in the desert.

By Jul. 11, 2014

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'Godzilla' director to helm first standalone 'Star Wars'

LucasFilm and Disney go with tentpole movie names for spinoff series. "Godzilla's" Gareth Edwards will direct the first film, while "The Book of Eli's" Gary Whittas will pen the script.

By May. 22, 2014

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Blow them away as Han Solo in hard-core 'Star Wars' costume

Who's scruffy-looking? Not you in this officially licensed, premium Han Solo replica costume from Anovos. Serious research went into this dashing ensemble.

By Jun. 11, 2014

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The 404 1,453 : Where Facebook is future (podcast)

Facebook gets their hands on the Oculus Rift VR headset for 2.3 billion, a lot of people messed up their text donations during last week's #nomakeupselfie campaign, HTC just announced the HTC One M8, and your tattoo artist may some day get replaced with a Makerbot 3D printer.

By Mar. 26, 2014