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Photographers use iFruit app to capture GTA V landscapes

Photographers use iFruit app to capture GTA V landscapes

By 27 September 2013

Many headlines have praised Grand Theft Auto V's ability to rake in more than $1 billion in sales within three days of its release - especially since it took 17 days for the film Avatar to make that much in cinemas - but now that the amazement has settled,... >>

Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 more successful than Avatar and Harry Potter

Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 more successful than Avatar and Harry Potter

By 12 December 2011

The latest game in the Call of Duty franchise, Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3, is officially the fastest selling entertainment product of all time. After release, it hit $1 billion worth of sales in 16 days, beating records held by Avatar and Harry Potter... >>

Fox: 3D Blu-ray will take time to develop

Fox: 3D Blu-ray will take time to develop

By 18 July 2011

3D Blu-ray has had an inauspicious start. Launch titles exclusively tied to consumer electronics manufacturers and kit bundles, a (minor) format war on which technology works best - passive or active, and a general lack of content have all attributed... >>

THX talks 3D, Cameron & Star Wars

THX talks 3D, Cameron & Star Wars

By 24 May 2011

Imagine you're a passionate film technician who's spent hours laboriously ensuring that the look and sound of your latest feature film is up to date. It launches at the cinema and it looks fantastic - just as the director intended. But what happens when... >>

George Lucas: 3D will completely take over cinema

George Lucas: 3D will completely take over cinema

By 31 March 2011

George Lucas has boldly stated that he believes that 3D will eventually be the dominant format for movies, and that even today, 2D films are old hat. Sitting on a digital-film panel at CinemaCon in Las Vegas, US, alongside James Cameron and Dreamworks... >>

Top 10 uses of augmented reality in the movies

Top 10 uses of augmented reality in the movies

By 1 March 2011

Augmented reality is all around us and it’s been helping Hollywood storytellers tell their adventures for a very long time and will probably continue to do so in the future. While we've spent much of AR Week on Pocket-lint so far explaining what it... >>

Sky: 3D Blu-ray chaos helping channel

Sky: 3D Blu-ray chaos helping channel

By 17 December 2010

This Christmas Eve, thousands of Sky 3D customers will sit down, don a pair of active or passive glasses and watch Avatar in 3D. But not on Blu-ray. Launched earlier this year with the Ryder Cup, Sky 3D’s showing of a three-dimensional Avatar is the... >>

Avatar 3D Blu-ray exclusive to Panasonic until 2012

Avatar 3D Blu-ray exclusive to Panasonic until 2012

By 13 December 2010

Panasonic has confirmed that the 3D Blu-ray of Avatar will continue to be exclusively bundled with the manufacturer's kit until February 2012, dashing hopes that a retail version of the disc will hit stores any time soon. The company has been offering... >>

Avatar 3DTV world premiere on Sky 3D

Avatar 3DTV world premiere on Sky 3D

By 1 December 2010

Sky 3D has secured a major coup - the 3D TV world premiere of the biggest movie of all time, Avatar. James Cameron's blockbuster will be shown in 3D, on the Sky 3D channel, on Christmas Eve at 8pm. John Cassy, Sky 3D’s channel director said: "Confirming... >>

VIDEO: PC and Mac take flight with Avatar

VIDEO: PC and Mac take flight with Avatar

By 12 November 2010

Microsoft has taken to mocking the MacBook's lack of Blu-ray in its latest YouTube based-viral. In it, a Windows machine and its Apple counterpart take a flight and watch Avatar in Blu-ray via the PCs optical drive. The video ends just before the Windows... >>


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