Twitter Blocks Animated PNGs After Trolls Use Them to Attack Epileptics

Twitter announced Monday it is blocking animated PNG (APNG) files after trolls used them to attack epileptics. APNGs are similar to animated GIFs, containing multiple images in a single file. The images, or frames, are displayed sequentially, creating the effect…

Netflix Exclusively Gets ‘Star Wars : The Clone Wars’ Final Season, Director’s Cuts Of Past Seasons

Netflix announced on Thursday that it has secured an exclusive licensing agreement with the Disney/ABC Television Group for Star Wars content, which will see Netflix debuting the final season of Star Wars: The Clone Wars “The Lost Missions” on March…

Let AsapSCIENCE Tackle Some Olympics-Related Scientific Queries

Our favorite science illustrators AsapSCIENCE usually take a couple-week break between uploading some of the finest 2-minute animated science videos on the internet. Basically, AsapSCIENCE takes complicated topics and boils them down to their most salient points, and then presents…

Don’t Know Jack About Football? This Animation Should Help

For many people, the Super Bowl is a chance to stuff your face with delicious but artery-clogging delicacies and check out some unusually funny commercials – and that’s about it. If that describes you, well, how about you give football…

‘Frozen’ Movie Exceeds Box Office And Billboard Expectations

Animated film “Frozen,” which was released in the U.S. on November 27, has had a very successful week in the box office all the while surpassing other Disney films. The wintry film has earned over $300 million nationwide and $642…

‘How to Train Your Dragon 2’ Official Trailer Released

After teasing the sequel earlier this year, DreamWorks today released the first official full-length trailer for How to Train Your Dragon 2. The movie will hit theaters on June 20th next summer. The movie is the sequel to the 2010…

Pixar Layoffs Affect Nearly Five Percent Due to “The Good Dinosaur” Delay

Walt Disney Studio’s subunit, Pixar Animation Studios, has laid-off nearly five percent of its workforce due to delays of an impending film, “The Good Dinosaur.” Approximately 60 out of 1,200 workers at the Emeryville, Calif., location was cut from the…

Disney: Due To Emotions, Women Are Harder To Animate

Hans Christian Anderson’s “The Snow Queen” will make its premier on November 27th on the silver screens all across theaters in American in the form of a Disney 3d animated adaptation titled, Frozen. Lately, Frozen has fired up a lot…

‘Star Wars Rebels’ Teased in New Trailer

Earlier this year, Disney and Lucasfilm announced a new animated Star Wars series titled Star Wars Rebels. The series is set to air in the fall of 2014 on the Disney XD channel. The show will be set between Star…

NMA Employee Quits in Amazing, Viral Fashion (with an Interpretive Dance Set to Kanye)

Well, this is one way to quit your job. “I work for an awesome company that makes news videos. I have put my entire life into this job, but my boss only cares about quantity, how fast we write and…