FAA green lights commercial drone use for movie and TV companies

Thanks to a ruling by the FAA Thursday, a number of movie and TV production companies looking to shoot a dramatic aerial sequence can now ignore the pricey helicopter and instead employ the services of a professional drone operator. 

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2014/09/26/faa-green-lights-commercial-drone-use-for-movie-and-tv-companies/

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Movie-makers set to get FAA nod for drone filming

The FAA is expected on Thursday to give the nod to a number of movie productions companies who’ve requested permission to use drones for filming. The decision would represent a loosening of the restrictions regarding the commercial use of drones in the US. 

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2014/09/25/movie-makers-set-to-get-faa-nod-for-drone-filming/

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Sony’s creating ‘Inception Glasses’ that will bend city streets and buildings around you

A new augmented-reality technology from Sony based on the movie “Inception” has buildings grow and collapse like Shrinky-Dinks — making navigating a foreign city easier, or highlighting popular restaurants nearby. 

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2014/09/24/sonys-creating-inception-glasses-that-will-bend-city-streets-and-buildings/

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Netflix quietly updates Apple TV channel with 'Post-Play' feature for TV shows

Television fans can now binge on their favorite shows more efficiently as streaming movie behemoth Netflix has brought its popular “Post-Play” feature, which automatically plays the next episode of a television series after a short delay, to the Apple TV.



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Sony developing CG/live-action movie based on 'Sonic The Hedgehog'

Sony Pictures will co-produce an upcoming, feature-length movie based on “Sonic the Hedgehog” that combines CG animation and live-action performance.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2014/06/11/sony-developing-cglive-action-movie-based-on-sonic-hedgehog/

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IMDb for iOS adds TV & Amazon Prime listings, Nike+ Move gets internationalized

Two noteworthy new updates hit the App Store on Wednesday as television and movie database IMDb added TV listings and the ability to check titles’ Amazon Prime ability, while Nike’s Nike+ Move gained a number of localizations and stability improvements.



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