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Mozilla and Epic Games Port Unreal 3 Engine to Javascript and WebGL

Mock up Epic Games Mozilla Unreal 3 Engine

Mozilla, the non-profit organization behind the open source Firefox browser with the help of game developer Unreal Games has done something rather mind-blowing.  Mozilla using a newly developed “highly optimized version of JavaScript” has worked with Epic Games to port their Unreal 3 Game Engine to web scripting language JavaScript with API support from WebGL. Making it possible for modern generation 3D with the simple access of a modern web browser with out the need of any plugins. Continue reading

Netflix to rule the Magic Kingdom, Disney will give them exclusive first-run films in multi-year deal

Today in Burbank the ‘House of Mouse’ did what we already know. The king-maker of media has just made Netflix the undisputed king of the streaming over the top video platform wars. In a press release today Netflix Inc. (Nasdaq:NFLX) and The Walt Disney Company (NYSE:DIS) announced a new multi-year licensing agreement that will make Netflix the exclusive U.S. subscription television service for first-run live-action and animated feature films from The Walt Disney Studios.

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Disney Buys LucasFilm – $4 Billion in Cash and Stocks

The Mouse grows once more. Not since the Marvel Comics and Disney merger has such a huge ripple run through the galaxy of nerds everywhere. It is if a million voices cried out in once and were suddenly snuffed out. Continue reading