Write Away
0 view | +0 today
Follow
Your new post is loading...
Your new post is loading...
Scooped by John Norberry
Scoop.it!

How Digital Writing Is Making Kids Smarter

How Digital Writing Is Making Kids Smarter | Write Away | Scoop.it
There's plenty of hand-wringing over how technology is affecting communication, but an illuminating article by Clive Thompson argues that technology may be doing more to increase literacy and encourage reading since the rise of the novel.
more...
No comment yet.
Rescooped by John Norberry from Transmedia: Storytelling for the Digital Age
Scoop.it!

The Future Of Storytelling Is About To Get Wild

The Future Of Storytelling Is About To Get Wild | Write Away | Scoop.it

Via The Digital Rocking Chair
more...
The Digital Rocking Chair's curator insight, October 12, 2013 1:42 AM


Kim Gaskins:  "Many of us go about our lives constantly surrounded by screens, immersed in various "stories": movies, TV shows, books, plot-driven video games, news articles, advertising, and more. Whether we realize it or not, we're creating new behaviors, routines, mindsets, and expectations around what we watch, read or play—which in turn presents new challenges and opportunities for creators and marketers."

Henrik Safegaard - Cloneartist's curator insight, October 12, 2013 6:03 AM

In other words, while the fundamentals of good storytelling remain the same, technology is changing how stories can be told. But what does that mean exactly? Click for more.

Günter Schumacher's curator insight, October 12, 2013 3:38 PM

Many of us go about our lives constantly surrounded by screens, immersed in various "stories": movies, TV shows, books, plot-driven video games, news articles, advertising, and more. Whether we realize it or not, we're creating new behaviors, routines, mindsets, and expectations around what we watch, read or play—which in turn presents new challenges and opportunities for creators and marketers.