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Exclusive Reveal: Marvel Comics Launches New Origin Stories Series With 'Black Panther Legends'

Digital Creatives

July 27, 2021, 9:40 a.m.

One of Marvel Comics' greatest heroes is getting a new version of his origin this fall, and this time the publisher is bringing younger readers along for the ride

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Open Labs NIIT Rolls Out Free Animation Workshop To Revamp The Animation Industry


June 23, 2021, 9:57 a.m.

Formerly known as NIIT Ghana, Open labs NIIT are technology centers across West Africa to improve career outcomes and digitally upskilling Africa’s youth. They have trained over 30,000 students in Ghana, Liberia & Sierra Leone since 1999 and are expectant to do the same with their free animation workshop.

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Triggerfish Wins Mifa Animation Industry Award At Annecy 2021

Digital Creatives

June 14, 2021, 10:45 a.m.

“This is to highlight the pioneering role that the company has played in animation in South Africa, and Africa most widely,” says Véronique Encrenaz, head of Mifa.

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The Black Superheroes to See Next

Digital Creatives

April 23, 2021, 10:52 a.m.

I would love to see the Black characters Icon and Rocket soar on screens because their mentor/sidekick relationship runs off a delicious intergenerational and socioeconomic class conflict.

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Flying While Black: Female Creator on Inventing (and Reinventing) Black Superheroes

Digital Creatives

April 23, 2021, 9:57 a.m.

Ironheart is the story of a Black teen girl from Chicago named Riri Williams who joins the world of Marvel’s superheroes.

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Async Programmable Art Platform Secures Over $2M In Seed Funding


Feb. 18, 2021, 2:28 a.m.

Async Art, a Silicon Valley nonfungible token platform, has secured over $2 million in seed funding from at least 10 investors, highlighting the growing value proposition of programmable art.

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