Author Archives: Jason Diffendal

Disney Creating Animatronic Figures That Can Follow You

The Walt Disney Company was recently awarded US Patent Number 9,424,467, entitled “GAZE TRACKING AND RECOGNITION WITH IMAGE LOCATION,” for a system that can track where guests are looking. Several excerpts from the patent explain how this system will work: Various entertainment environments, e.g., theme parks, attempt to track where various participants are looking within such... Continue Reading

Monorail Cast Members To Receive New Costumes

Say goodbye to the old maroon and white monorail cast costumes…   Walt Disney World Monorail cast members are set to get new costumes, replacing the current color scheme which has been around for 20+ years.  The new costume will be white, blue, and yellow.  The costume will also incorporate a conductor’s hat similar to... Continue Reading

WDW News Today Bridging the Gaps Between You and the Disney World
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