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Interview: Dave Clayton, Animation Supervisor at Weta Digital

Interview: Dave Clayton, Animation Supervisor at Weta Digital

We talk dragons, dwarves and spiders with the man who gave Benedict Cumberbatch a lizard's face.


Batman goes retro in Bruce Timm short Strange Days

Batman goes retro in Bruce Timm short Strange Days

Bruce Timm has produced an animated Batman short film for the character's 75th anniversary celebrations in a retro 1930s style.


Sir David Attenborough documentary being filmed for Oculus Rift

Sir David Attenborough documentary being filmed for Oculus Rift

Upcoming David Attenborough documentary Conquest of the Skies isn't just being filmed in 3D, a virtual-reality version is being created for the Oculus Rift.


New mo-cap tech renders CG in real-time

New mo-cap tech renders CG in real-time

An upcoming short film called Construct finds new ways to use the current CG animation technology to produce mind-blowing results.


Animal Logic: the Aussie studio behind The Lego Movie

Animal Logic: the Aussie studio behind The Lego Movie

Sydney-based animation studio Animal Logic's Rob Coleman and Aidan Sarsfield talk us through how they built The Lego Movie.


The incredibly detailed costume embroidery of Game of Thrones

The incredibly detailed costume embroidery of Game of Thrones

A lot of detail gets lost on the screen, but every piece of embroidery created by Michele Carragher for Game of Thrones tells an intricate story.


Spotify shows off its new look

Spotify shows off its new look

Alongside a new interface, music-streaming service Spotify has also introduced a way to save music to a personalised collection.


Twitter Music to shut down

Twitter Music to shut down

Almost exactly a year after its debut, Twitter's music discovery app is being shut down.


New Maleficent trailer ponies up the dragon

New Maleficent trailer ponies up the dragon

The latest trailer for Disney's retelling of Sleeping Beauty starring Angelina Jolie shows off some spectacular CG monsters. 2


Pono's success points to appetite for high-res audio

Pono's success points to appetite for high-res audio

Neil Young's Pono has proved there is a market for high-resolution audio players. So why are people rushing to buy one when there are alternatives already available? 2


Pono music player to debut on Kickstarter

Pono music player to debut on Kickstarter

The high-resolution music player and online store called Pono, backed by musician Neil Young, will be available to pre-order from Kickstarter in mid-March. 2


First look: Samsung's Milk Music service

First look: Samsung's Milk Music service

Samsung has made a move into the music streaming space with Milk Music.


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