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Archive for November, 2010

A year in digital publishing

It’s nearly a year since the first FutureBook conference in London. To mark the year we ask those working in more »

Creating stories in layers

Digital publishing is about being nimble with content, a much more fluid process than the paper and ink variety.

Enhanced Editions announces partnership with AudioGO

Enhanced Editions, the London-based digital publisher behind the Bunny Munro and Wolf Hall iPhone apps, has announced a partnership with AudioGO (previously BBC Audiobooks) to produce enhanced versions of landmark titles and best-sellers from the BBC Archive.

Jobseekers! Are you a developer with publishing experience?

EducationApps, which produces high quality revision and learning apps for mobile devices, is looking to hire a mobile developer. Salary more »

What is possible with literature and paper?

“I hope Tree of Codes in some ways contributes to this conversation that we’re now having with what’s possible with literature and what’s possible with paper.”

Granta 110 app

The iPhone app includes exclusive memoir, video, photography and illustrations and features writing and illustrations from the 110 issue, including memoir by Mark Doty and drawings by Dave Eggers.

New media writing and the mainstream

While the New Media Writing Prize to some extent puts the field in the spotlight there are several things holding it back from the mainstream.

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New Media Writing Prize 2014: Submissions Open

Submissions are now open for the 2014 The New Media Writing Prize. The prize, now in its fourth year, was set up by Jim Pope of Bournemouth University, to showcase exciting and inventive stories that integrate a variety of formats, platforms, and digital media.

Crowd-editing Publisher Invites Readers to Make Good Books Better

Advance Editions, launched 23 of this month is a bold new approach to both publishing and crowd-sourcing by drawing on the experience and knowledge of readers worldwide.

Digital Women UK turns One

Digital Women UK is celebrating its first anniversary by hosting a dynamic one day programme of activities on social media, technology and the arts for women who are, or who want to get, connected online.