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Disney has a dino movie, too: Checkout The Good Dinosaur’s full trailer 2:26

Disney-Pixar released the full trailer for The Good Dinosaur, which is due to hit theaters on Nov. 25. The family-friendly flick will focus on the friendship of an orphaned dinosaur and a human cave-boy.
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Game of Thrones writer to pen script for live action reboot of Disney’s Sword in the Stone

Game of Thrones writer Bryan Cogman has been tapped to pen the script for a live action reboot of the 1963 Disney animated movie Sword in the Stone, the last flick to be released before Walt Disney's death.
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Disney developing a live-action Aladdin prequel, focusing on the Genie

Disney is moving forward with Genies, a live-action Aladdin prequel to be written by Damian Shannon and Mark Swift. The comedy will focus on genies generally, but specifically explore how Aladdin's genie ended up in his lamp.
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ESPN losing subscribers, cutting costs

While the “worldwide leader in sports” has historically been a cash cow, a changing cable landscape has prompted Disney -- the network’s parent company -- to slash the sports behemoth’s budget.

Disney bans selfie sticks from its theme parks

Proud selfie stick owner? Disneyland and Walt Disney World are the latest places where you can't take your smartphone accessory, with Disney citing safety concerns in banning the devices.
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Jurassic World stayed on top, but Inside Out made big waves last weekend

Disney/Pixar's 'Inside Out' managed to set multiple box office records, in spite of stiff competition from 'Jurassic World.' The animated film had the highest-grossing debut of any original film, taking the title from 'Avatar.'
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Disney reportedly making Maleficent sequel, but will Angelina Jolie be on board?

Disney is reportedly in the early stages of organizing a sequel to Maleficent. Lead actress Angelina Jolie, however, has not yet been signed to the project, though Joe Roth is slated to produce, with Linda Woolverton on board to pen the…

Disney will expand its MagicBands technology, explores use of other wearables

Tom Staggs, chief operating officer of The Walt Disney Co., recently said the company will expand the use of its smart wristband technology in varied forms beyond its flagship resort in Orlando, Florida to other Disney resorts, according to…

Disney has made tiny musical instruments that use sound to control your smartphone

Disney has created Acoustruments, tiny musical instruments which use ultrasonic sound to control your smartphone, that require no power, and can be built using 3D printers.
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The Star Wars saga goes digital this Friday with new bonus features

Until now, if you wanted to watch one of the Star Wars films on your phone or tablet, you were on your own, and it wasn't easy. Now the entire six-movie saga will be available in high resolution digital format.

Disney invests a huge amount of money in DraftKings

The Walt Disney Company is said to be investing $250 million in fantasy sports website DraftKings. The deal, however, is less about the goings-on of the website itself than it is about advertising on the Disney-owned ESPN.
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The future needs saving in spectacular new Tomorrowland trailer

The second trailer for Walt Disney Pictures' upcoming sci-fi adventure Tomorrowland offers a wild ride, along with a few more details about the mysterious movie that debuts in May.