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Archive for December, 2011

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Paddington for the iPad

Some the key features of the app are more to do with the capabilities of your iOS device than the digital adaptation of the story, and they really add value to the overall package.

Romesh Gunesekera joins House of Stories

SUNDAYS 19th Feb and 4th March 2012: 11.00-16.00 IF:BOOK CAFÉ IN HORNSEY LIBRARY, N8 The Library will be the setting more »

Heuristic and Thames & Hudson launch Cyclepedia app

Heuristic Media and Thames & Hudson launch today their Cyclepedia app today – a fully interactive collection of 100 bicycles more »

How we photographed Cyclepedia

It is Saturday 16 April 2011.  Richard and I fly to Vienna to meet Michael Embacher, the author of Cyclepedia.  more »

Digital Reality: the human experience

The writer’s job remains to enable the reader to experience and understand the story world via character – the human experience.

Material Conditions

Material Conditions aims to explore what it means and takes to be a professional creative practitioner – from the personal to the social and political.

Xelsion: a modern media and book publishing company

Firstly, we all love books. Of the team involved in the publishing side of the business, I studied English at university, as did Will and Natalia, and Fiona’s Clapham flat is stuffed with books. It’s not just a love of story. It is a love of the physical objects themselves.

Electric Funeral: Rock is dead, Long Live Rock’s Backpages!

I think the ebook is the perfect format to afford writers this freedom again. It’s not about what’s ‘fit for print’, it has some of the spontaneity and freedom of a blog but instead delivers a bound electric experience, unencumbered by the demands of print distribution channels.

What is the ‘new’ publisher?

So who is “The New Publisher”? The Bookseller’s FutureBook conference offered several perspectives on the question. In a session chaired more »

Rock’s Backpages launches ebooks division

Rock’s Backpages, the world’s largest online library of rock journalism, has announced the launch of its new Backpages eBooks division, more »

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Resonance 104.4fm Announces A Major Commitment To Books Coverage

Tony White, author and chair of the board of directors ofResonance104.4fm, London’s award-winning arts radio station, today confirmed a sustained commitment to regular books programming across the Resonance104.4fm schedules, in advance of Resonance’s special live broadcast of Jerwood Fiction Uncovered FM on 13 July.

Chris Meade presents A Night of Nearly

Chris Meade presents an hour long show that forms part of ‘What Didn’t Quite’, a transmedianovel-in-progress, with songs composed by more »

Entertainment on the Move: Innovation Contest

IC tomorrow has £100k in funding for innovation in entertainment on the move across music, books, magazines and interactive entertainment and games.