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The Friday Round-Up (from Video Content to Fantasy Baseball)

Blake Harris 07.17.2015

If for some reason your alarm failed to go off on Monday morning, and you accidentally slept through this entire week, then here’s a round-up of some things you might have missed:

IdeaBlog:

Monday: Rest in Peace, Satoru Iwata

Tuesday: How Do We Measure the Effectiveness of Video Content?

Wednesday: Pick of the Week: Death of Bees (Explainer)

Thursday: Glorious Technicolor!

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Animation News:

New Still Unveiled for Pixar’s upcoming “Sanjay’s Super Team” (via PixarPlanet.com)

Disney Plans a Live-Action Aladdin Prequel (via Comingsoon.net)

Hotel Transylvania TV series in development (via Rotoscopers)

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Entertainment:

See Leonardo DiCaprio Go Wild in the Trailer for The Revenant (via TIME)

Fuller House cast back at work (via Entertainment Weekly)

Paul Rudd fakes-out Conan O’Brien with so-called “exclusive” Ant-Man clip (via Yahoo! TV)

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Tech:

The Search for the Perfect Music-Streaming Service (via The Verge)

Could Emoji’s help the Deaf? (via WIRED)

Pluto Pictures: new high-res images delight and intrigue scientists (via The Guardian)

Sports:

Peter Berg, Lone Survivor Director, Blasts Caitlyn Jenner for winning “Courage Award” over Military Veterans (via The Washington Times)

Evan Longoria and the Sudden Decline of a Superstar (via Grantland)

Fantasy Baseball: 50 Stats for the 2nd half of the season (via ESPN)

Blake Harris

Blake Harris

Blake Harris is the author of "Console Wars: Sega, Nintendo, and the Battle that Defined a Generation."
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