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Disney’s Nightmare Before Christmas as told by Emoji

You can now visit Halloweentown on your phone courtesy the Disney Emojis. To celebrate the Halloween holiday Disney has released a new retelling of Tim Burton’s classic “The Nightmare Before Christmas” entirely out of emoji. It features Jack Skellington, Sally, Oogie Boogie, and more of… Read More »Disney’s Nightmare Before Christmas as told by Emoji

What to expect from Disney at Apple’s Launch Event

Editors note: please welcome guest author Corey Robertson with a tech update from the intersection of Disney and Apple Apple is launching a slew of new products today and we expect Disney to be present at the event in more ways than one. Disney and… Read More »What to expect from Disney at Apple’s Launch Event

Bob Iger Joins Apple’s Board of Directors

Today, Apple named a new Chairman of the Board. Arthur D. Levinson will take over as Chairman, having served on the board since 2005. In Disney-related news, Bob Iger (President and CEO of The Walt Disney Company) was also named today as a new member of… Read More »Bob Iger Joins Apple’s Board of Directors

Steve Jobs and Walt Disney, Both Started With A Mouse

I was honored to be interviewed by local news channel WESH today. They asked me to put some perspective on how the death and legacy of Steve Jobs parallels that of Walt Disney. Both were great innovators. Among other things, Disney invented the animation desk,… Read More »Steve Jobs and Walt Disney, Both Started With A Mouse

Steve Jobs, founded Pixar and Apple, Dead at 56

Many people will write better tributes to Steve than I can here. They’ll mention how he invented personal computing, built Apple from the ground up, twice, and started a revolution in computer animation by having the vision to see something special in the team at… Read More »Steve Jobs, founded Pixar and Apple, Dead at 56

Should Apple buy Disney?

Marketwatch commentator Conor Sen makes an interesting proposal, Steve Jobs should take Apple’s massive cash holdings and purchase The Walt Disney Company. What should it buy? Increasingly, Apple is moving away from computing and toward the intersection of computing, communications, and media delivery. That’s Steve… Read More »Should Apple buy Disney?