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Wednesday Apr 16 | Courthouse News Service

Antitrust Probe Into Tech Wages Called Hearsay

Apple and fellow tech giants asked a federal judge to exclude Justice Department evidence in a contentious wage dispute, calling the consent decree inadmissible "hearsay."

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Related Topix: Apple, Startups, ITA Software, Core Security Technologies, Intuit, Media, Pixar

Wednesday Apr 16 | Government Executive

How 'Monsters, Inc.' Met Priority Goals

Agency chief operating officers are required to conduct quarterly progress reviews on priority goals.

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Wednesday Apr 16 | Time

This Is the Secret to Pixar's Monster Success

Now, Ed Catmull, one of the company's founders, has written a book, Creativity Inc. , which promises to clear up a bit of the mystery.

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Related Topix: Media

Tue Apr 15, 2014

Fast Company

Can You Find All The Easter Eggs In Pixar's Movie?

Just in time for Easter Sunday, Pixar is hosting an Easter egg hunt, of sorts: The Easter eggs in question are dorky inside jokes or secrets hidden inside creative projects.

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Related Topix: Media, Business News

Fri Apr 11, 2014

Sunherald.com

Mississippi will focus on creative economy

The state's business community heard about plans to grow the state's creative economy and was told to be creative in growing its own businesses Thursday during the annual meeting of the Mississippi Economic Council.

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Related Topix: Apple, Startups, Steve Jobs, Media

Theflyonthewall.com

Disney to host investor day

Amazon Instant Video says video streams on Prime Instant Video tripled y/y Amazon Instant Videoannounced that video streams on Prime Instant Video nearly tripled year over year.

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Related Topix: Amazon, Apple, Startups, Media

KIII

Did Steve Jobs lower your salary?

Landing top talent is never easy, but there are ways to sweeten the deal. Here's the biggest tool in your arsenal and how to put it to use.

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Related Topix: Steve Jobs, Google, Startups, Apple, Media

Thu Apr 10, 2014

Fast Company

How Steve Jobs Changed Pixar And Pixar Changed Steve Jobs

The public perception of Steve Jobs is dominated by tales of his genius punctuated with tales of perfectionism, temper, and general jerkiness.

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Related Topix: Media, Pixar, Steve Jobs, Apple, Startups, Business News

Eastern Daily Press

Former movie studio executive appointed as Archant chairman

Former Pixar and Twentieth Century Fox chief financial officer, Simon Bax, will replace Richard Jewson, who steps down on April 30 after 32 years on the board.

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Wed Apr 09, 2014

Courthouse News Service

'Sandbagging' Decried in Action Over Tech Wages

The high-stakes wage dispute hanging over Apple and other tech giants will feature much of the proffered expert testimony, though a federal judge scolded workers for attempting to "sandbag" the defense with new analysis.

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Related Topix: Apple, Startups, Media, Pixar, Steve Jobs

Tue Apr 08, 2014

The New Zealand Herald

A tale of crisis and growth at Pixar

Seven years after its acquisition by Walt Disney, Pixar, the studio known for Toy Story and Finding Nemo , was facing three crises, according to a new book by its president, Ed Catmull.

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Related Topix: Media, Emeryville, CA

Kotaku

Woody Was A Total Jerk In Early Drafts Of Toy Story

Before Pixar's 1995 classic won over the hearts of children and the grownups they dragged to the theater with them, protagonist Woody was a very different character.

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Related Topix: Media

Mon Apr 07, 2014

Tampa Bay Newspapers

Reel Time - 'Cars' cruises into moviegoers' hearts

All the media hyper-hype surrounding the newest Pixar production, 'Cars' caused a touch of concern and consternation.

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Related Topix: Sport Movies, Animation Movies, Comedy Movies, Family, Cars, Media, Opinion

The Press-Enterprise

ANAHEIM: Theme park community honors Garner Holt

Garner Holt accepts the 2014 Buzz Price THEA Award for a Lifetime of Distinguished Achievements on Saturday, April 5 in the Grand Balloon of the Disneyland Hotel.

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Related Topix: Anaheim, CA, San Bernardino, CA, Walt Disney, Startups, Media, Pixar Animation Studios

CBS Atlanta

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Related Topix: Media, Animated TV, Entertainment, Television

Contra Costa Times

Pixar co-founder to talk about quest for "Creativity" at BAM/PFA event

Once upon a time, a young man helped build an empire in a forlorn, largely forgotten corner of the world.

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Related Topix: Pixar, Media, Sport Movies, Animation Movies, Comedy Movies, Family, Cars, Steve Jobs, Finding Nemo, Drama Movies, Adventure, Up

KurzweilAI.net

Creativity, Inc.: Overcoming the Unseen Forces That Stand in the Way of True Inspiration

From Ed Catmull, co-founder of Pixar Animation Studios, comes an incisive book about creativity in business-sure to appeal to readers of Daniel Pink, Tom Peters, and Chip and Dan Heath.

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Related Topix: Media, Steve Jobs, Startups, Pixar Animation Studios, Pixar, University of Utah

Sun Apr 06, 2014

Canada.com

Is Pixar having a mid-life crisis?

Ed Catmull, President of Walt Disney Animation Studios and Pixar Animation Studios, executive producer John Lasseter, actors Dane Cook, Priyanka Chopra, Cedric The Entertainer, Teri Hatcher, director Klay Hall, Anthony Edwards, producer Traci Balthazor-Flynn, comedian Gabriel Iglesias, Stacy Keach, Carlos Alazraqui and Robert Craig Smith attend the ... (more)

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Related Topix: Media, Pixar, Planes, Startups, Pixar Animation Studios, Dane Cook, Stacy Keach

7x7

East Bay Gems Hidden Inside Pixar Movies

If you said you hated Pixar movies, you'd be lying. With the exception of Cars all their movies showcase storytelling at its finest.

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Related Topix: Media, Pixar, Emeryville, CA, Richmond, CA, Oakland, CA

Salon

Pixar chief: "All of our films start out as disasters"

Pixar released "Toy Story" nearly 24 years ago - the first full-length film created entirely with computer animation.

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Related Topix: Media, Pixar, Computers, Steve Jobs

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