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Home Consumers Could Control Their Homes By Tapping On The Wall

Technology from Carnegie Mellon and Disney Research turns walls into interactive surfaces that connect to lights, appliances and other devices

Advertising Disney Wants To Turn Augmented Reality Into A Shared Experience

A new installation called Magic Bench lets an entire group of people share in AR experiences

Technology Paper Gets Technologically Advanced Thanks to These Sensor Tags

University of Washington and Disney Research teamed up to transform the way we use paper

Disney Intends on Saving Coloring Books with Augmented Reality

Researchers at the company's laboratories have created a way to convert 2D pages into 3D avatars in real time

Design Disney Develops Walking Robot that Can Bring Baymax to Life

Disney Research's robot walks on two feet with a familiar playful wobble

Plastic Accessories Turn Your Phone into Ticklish Doll

Acoustruments are low-cost mechanisms developed by Disney Research that add rich functionality to handheld devices

Technology Robot Draws Massive Disney Characters Across The Beach

Beachbot recreates Finding Nemo and other charming characters as it scuttles across the sand

Innovation Disney Helps Children Print 3D Teddy Bears On Demand [Video]

Research team helps create a more huggable form of fabrication.

Innovation Dancing Robot Swarm Tells The Story Of The Universe

Disney's Pixelbots roll around and light up in sync like large, real-world pixels.

Work How Brands Can Make Themselves Heard Through Sound Design

How using different stimuli can create an emotional connection between an individual and a company's identity.

Gaming & Play Air Pressure Device Turns Gaming Action Into Real World Feelings [Video]

Disney researchers have 3D-printed a futuristic experience where currents of oxygen help users feel on their skin what they see in front of them.

Technology Disney Lets Fans 3D Print Themselves As Star Wars Stormtroopers

Enthusiasts are being given the chance to have their face on a figurine.

Gaming & Play Disney Prototypes Interactive Light Books & Games [Video]

HideOut uses a mobile projector to enable seamless interaction between the digital and physical world.

Design Disney Creates Robot That Can Catch And Juggle [Video]

The animatronic humanoid device uses an external camera system to track the movement of the balls and predict destination and timing.