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James Cameron and Cirque du Soleil to produce touring show based on Avatar

A live, touring show based on James Cameron's record-breaking 2009 film Avatar is in the works with Cirque du Soleil, and expected to debut in 2015.

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Sigourney Weaver to ‘transform’ for Avatar sequels

Oscar-nominated actress Sigourney Weaver says her part is a little different in each of the three upcoming sequels to James Cameron's record-breaking movie, Avatar.

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Best Blu-ray movies

Building your Blu-ray collection? Check out this list of the best Blu-ray movies to find out which flicks are worth seeing in high-definition.

Home Theater

Avatar sequels to be shot in 4K, 48fps high frame rate

James Cameron will shoot the three upcoming Avatar films back-to-back-to-back in 4K resolution, and partially using the 48fps high frame rate format seen in Peter Jackson’s The Hobbit films.

Gaming

Worthington and Saldana inked for Avatar sequels, and they’ll bring CGI kids with them

James Cameron has begun work on Avatar 3, 4, and 5, and the studio has confirmed that stars Sam Worthington and Zoe Saldana are also set to return, and the sequels will feature their kids.

Gaming

Cameron heads to New Zealand to film all three Avatar films at once

The recently confirmed trio of Avatar films will be filmed back-to-back-to-back in New Zealand, and explore more of Pandora and the Na’vi culture, including new life forms.

Gaming

Skype achieves video calls with 3D holographic avatars, but don’t hold your breath

How about attending a business meeting at your company where everyone around the table except you is a 3D holographic avatar? If Skype and Microsoft choose to push ahead with their technology, it could become a reality.

Computing

Get rid of your boring profile picture with the help of these apps

Been staring at that profile picture for awhile? Worse yet, is your account just showing off that anonymous Twitter egg or the blank-faced Facebook placeholder? Upgrade your avatar with the help of these apps.

Social Media

Opinion: 3D is as bad for cinema now as it was 60 years ago

Though critics and consumers have been plenty vocal about their distaste for 3D, both Hollywood and the TV manufacturing industry continue to force it upon us. Why? We take a look at 3D's recent rise in prevalence and why the powers that be refuse to give up…

Home Theater

James Cameron: Avatar 4 will be a prequel

According to director James Cameron, Avatar 4 will be a prequel that sets up the second arc of the franchise's story line.

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That hypothetical fourth Avatar movie is now in doubt

Despite previous reports, it seems that James Cameron won't be filming Avatar 4 any time soon.

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James Cameron to shoot three Avatar sequels at once

It seems like we'll be seeing Avatar 2, 3 and 4 a whole lot sooner than previously anticipated.

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New York airports are installing virtual avatars to help visitors

Designed to catch the attention of passing airport visitors, the Port Authority is investing in virtual assistants that are very similar to holograms.

Cool Tech

The future holds only Avatar sequels and documentaries for James Cameron

Speaking to the New York Times, Titanic director James Cameron claims that from here on out he'll only be working on documentaries and films set in the Avatar universe.

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James Cameron might not take you swimming with Avatar 2 until 2015

The anticipated sequel to 2009's Avatar was originally planned for 2014, but producer Jon Landau claims 2015 is more likely.

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