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Feel the Force with 'Star Wars Journeys' app from Disney

Rev up those podracers and test your Jedi skills with a new, episodic series of apps featuring the Jedi, Sith, and droids.

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Dish said to be talking to NBC, CBS, and more for Internet TV

After striking a deal with Disney, the satellite television operator is reportedly negotiating for an Internet TV service to be released as soon as this summer.

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Ride a 'Tron'-style light cycle via Oculus Rift

The old-school video game is getting a next-generation update in the RiftCycles Project, thanks to Facebook-owned virtual-reality headset Oculus Rift and a particularly dedicated fan with a DIY streak.

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Disney buys YouTube network Maker Studios for $500M

Shareholders in YouTube programmer Maker Studios will get a total consideration of $500 million, and can earn up to $450 million by hitting performance targets.

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Disney Interactive lays off 700 workers, adios social gaming

The entertainment giant cuts one quarter of its staff after social gaming proves to be a bust. However, Disney is not alone.

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SAN RAFAEL, CA - APRIL 15:  A Dish Network satellite dish (L) is mounted next to a DirecTV dish on the roof of an apartment building on April 15, 2013 in San Rafael, California.  Dish Network Corp has offered to purchase Sprint Nextel Corp for $25.5 billion in cash and stock.  (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

DirecTV reportedly in talks with Disney for Internet deal

The satellite TV provider is in negotiations to offer the media giant's content as part of an Internet-based product, Reuters reports.

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Dish-Disney deal changes future of online TV

Dish's ad-skipping feature becomes a negotiation tool with networks, Keurig fights knockoff cups with high-tech machines, and Logitech debuts its universal-remote keyboard.

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Disney deal blazes trail for a Dish without the dish

analysis Dish Network's deal with Disney sacrifices AutoHop, but it does more than just keep ESPN and gain access to more mobile-video apps: It slings Dish into the lead for full-on Web TV.

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Dish blinks in Hopper standoff with Disney -- or is it a wink?

The DVR that auto-skips broadcast ads has been deflecting networks' attacks in the courtroom, but Disney succeeds at the contract bargaining table instead -- by giving Dish landmark Internet content rights.

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New Movies Anywhere app streams Disney's world

Disney kisses awake its long slumbering digital-locker system with an app tied to iTunes for streaming movies from its studio, Marvel and Pixar. Promotional bonus: "The Incredibles" for free.

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'Star Wars Rebels' unveils Kanan, 'the cowboy Jedi'

The new Disney series, which takes place between the "Star Wars" prequels and the original films, has a new character -- and he's a "gunslinger" voiced by Freddie Prinze Jr.

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Disney, channeling Silicon Valley, launches startup accelerator

Working with Techstars, the media giant is forming 10 startups with mentors like CEO Bob Iger and giving them access to Disney's IP.

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