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POWER TO THE PIXEL « Let’s build a constitutional monarchy of storytelling

POWER TO THE PIXEL « Let’s build a constitutional monarchy of storytelling | Young Adult and Children's Stories | Scoop.it
RT @veriatweet: Day 1 #CrossMediaForum - Let’s build a constitutional monarchy of #storytelling http://t.co/SH1M8MTQ #transmedia...
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Turnstyle » Disney Gets Ready to Give Grants For Transmedia

Turnstyle » Disney Gets Ready to Give Grants For Transmedia | Young Adult and Children's Stories | Scoop.it
Disney Gets Ready to Give Grants For Transmedia. Posted by Noah J Nelson on October 17, 2012. The Walt Disney Company is looking to give away a bunch of money and support to transmedia storytelling projects.
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Picture Books Languish as Parents Push ‘Big-Kid Books’

Picture Books Languish as Parents Push ‘Big-Kid Books’ | Young Adult and Children's Stories | Scoop.it
Publishers are scaling back on picture books as more parents favor text-heavy chapter books for their young children.
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Windows 8 Is Coming - The Incredible Connection Blog

Microsoft has taken a bold step by transplanting the Metro approach to accessing and displaying information, applications and system functions onto an operating system intended for desktop and notebook PCs.
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Transmedia Storytelling interview with Aina Abiodun

Transmedia Storytelling interview with Aina Abiodun | Young Adult and Children's Stories | Scoop.it
We conclude our month of Transmedia Storytelling interviews with Aina Abiodun, a co-founder StoryCode. StoryCode is a NYC-based community hub, lab, and creative consultancy for emerging and established cross-platform and immersive storytellers.
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        :: Writerguy :: Ken Eklund

        :: Writerguy :: Ken Eklund | Young Adult and Children's Stories | Scoop.it
Ken Eklund, writerguy, is creative director and designer for immersive alternate reality games and experiences, especially those with participatory structures and educational and socially relevant goals.
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Studio Roosegaarde — Profile

Studio Roosegaarde — Profile | Young Adult and Children's Stories | Scoop.it
Studio Roosegaarde is an international design laboratory for interactive projects such as ‘Dune’ and ‘Sustainable Dance Floor’. This link between ideology and technology is what artist Daan Roosegaarde calls ‘techno-poetry’.

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Dr. Christy Dena – Extended ComicStoryworld Interview [#Transmedia]

Dr. Christy Dena – Extended ComicStoryworld Interview [#Transmedia] | Young Adult and Children's Stories | Scoop.it

Comic Story World: "In this interview, Christy [Dena] and I talk about the basics of transmedia storytelling and the potential for comics in a transmedia application" ...


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Publishing Perspectives : Top SF Authors Raise $1m With Pick-Your-Price, DRM-Free E-Titles

Publishing Perspectives : Top SF Authors Raise $1m With Pick-Your-Price, DRM-Free E-Titles | Young Adult and Children's Stories | Scoop.it
Humble Bundle is offering a pay-what-you-will, DRM-free bundle of 13 e-books from top SF authors have sold close to $1m of bundles to 68,000 customers.
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IBBY UK/NCRCL MA Conference: Beyond the Book, to take place on Saturday, 10th November at the University of Roehampton, London.

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transmediala [licensed for non-commercial use only] / Game Making Resources

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Kids Book Review: Review: 1001 Aussie Crack-ups

Kids Book Review: Review: 1001 Aussie Crack-ups | Young Adult and Children's Stories | Scoop.it
Each year, Scholastic and Camp Quality ask Aussie kids and celebrities to contribute their favourite jokes for a book that raises funds for the fantastic work that Camp Quality does to bring smiles and fun into the lives of kids ...
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Great Children’s Songs Albums for your Kindle Fire Music Cloud

Great Children’s Songs Albums for your Kindle Fire Music Cloud | Young Adult and Children's Stories | Scoop.it
Check out some of the best Children's Songs album that you can save in your Kindle Fire music Cloud. Click here for more information!
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IFP Set to Run Ambitious New NYC Media Center in DUMBO to Create Jobs and Advance New Media Storytelling

IFP Set to Run Ambitious New NYC Media Center in DUMBO to Create Jobs and Advance New Media Storytelling | Young Adult and Children's Stories | Scoop.it
Designed as a “Silicon Alley” hub, the (RT @KHenthusiasm: RT @lovejoykristin IFP set to Run New NYC Media Center in Dumbo ..to advance New media storytelling, etc http://t.co/ep6BIfO5 #transmedia...)...
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WRITING ON THE ETHER: Transmedia! | Jane Friedman

WRITING ON THE ETHER: Transmedia! | Jane Friedman | Young Adult and Children's Stories | Scoop.it
By day's end, even she was joking from the podium, “We're not supposed to say the word 'transmedia,' are we?” Norrington's UK-based consultancy, StoryCentralDIGITAL, is a going concern, and it is very much focused on ...
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For Next-Gen TV, Turn to a Sci-Fi Scribe for Your Big Ideas | Underwire | Wired.com

For Next-Gen TV, Turn to a Sci-Fi Scribe for Your Big Ideas | Underwire | Wired.com | Young Adult and Children's Stories | Scoop.it
At Fourth Wall Studios, lead writer Sean Stewart dreams up tales primed for transmedia augmentation.
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Transmedia Storytelling May Become BC's Goldmine - Techvibes (blog)

Transmedia Storytelling May Become BC's Goldmine - Techvibes (blog) | Young Adult and Children's Stories | Scoop.it
Techvibes (blog)Transmedia Storytelling May Become BC's GoldmineTechvibes (blog)The art of storytelling really hasn't changed through the centuries: human vs. human, human vs. nature—the foundation remains the same.
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Ryan Merkley: Online video -- annotated, remixed and popped | Video on TED.com

TED Talks Videos on the web should work like the web itself: Dynamic, full of links, maps and information that can be edited and updated live, says Mozilla Foundation COO Ryan Merkley.
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Transcript for the 10/21/12 #storyappchat: Animations/Interactivity

Transcript for the 10/21/12 #storyappchat: Animations/Interactivity | Young Adult and Children's Stories | Scoop.it

We enjoyed a robust discussion on the topic of animations and interactions in storybook apps, with several experts and industry veterans chiming in. If you weren’t able to make it, enjoy the transcript and plan to stop by for next Sunday’s special Post Mortem chat, October 28 at 9:00 p.m. Eastern/6:00 p.m. Pacific.


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Grazie! The Miracle Mile Paradox ARG Case study, April Arrglington

A Project by Transmedia LA Presented byCASE STUDY April Arrglington @aprilarrg...


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James Bond retrospective: A look back at 007 in video games

James Bond retrospective: A look back at 007 in video games | Young Adult and Children's Stories | Scoop.it

Mark Langshaw: "Few fictional characters have captured the world's imagination like James Bond. Ian Fleming's iconic spy took literature by storm in the 1950s and 60s, and went on to feature in one of the most prolific film franchises of all time" ...


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Publishing Perspectives : Publishing in Israel: A Snapshot Overview

Publishing Perspectives : Publishing in Israel: A Snapshot Overview | Young Adult and Children's Stories | Scoop.it
With competitive bookstores, strong sales and three major languages - Hebrew, Arabic and Russian - Israel's small but vibrant publishing industry is on the rise.
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Average Price of E-Book Best-Sellers Rises as Cheap Books Are Squeezed Out | Digital Book World

Average Price of E-Book Best-Sellers Rises as Cheap Books Are Squeezed Out | Digital Book World | Young Adult and Children's Stories | Scoop.it
More expensive titles continue to sell more e-books than their cheaper counterparts.
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Oh No They Didn't! - Saturday Book Post! Watcha Doin for ...

Oh No They Didn't! - Saturday Book Post! Watcha Doin for ... | Young Adult and Children's Stories | Scoop.it
The next big thing in YA books-turned-movies might just be here—and despite all the trend forecasts predicting such things, it's not a dystopian post-apocalyptic magical fantasy romance between a human girl and the sea ...
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Transmedia guru Jeff Gomez says to map new media universes - Ottawa Citizen

Transmedia guru Jeff Gomez says to map new media universes - Ottawa Citizen | Young Adult and Children's Stories | Scoop.it
Transmedia guru maps new media universesOttawa CitizenThe keynote speaker for Merging Media - a global conference on transmedia storytelling taking place in Vancouver Oct.
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