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Six Patterns of Interactive Storytelling

Jason Konopinski: "[Transmedia] transcends a single medium by taking the notion of breaking up a narrative arc into multiple discrete chunks or installments and spreading those disparate ideas or story chunks across multiple media platforms."


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Digital storytelling: How to tell a story that stands out in the digital age

Digital storytelling: How to tell a story that stands out in the digital age | Young Adult and Children's Stories | Scoop.it

Jasper Visser: "To address the most important issue first: there is no such thing as digital storytelling. There’s only storytelling in the digital age, and frankly speaking this isn’t much different from storytelling in the age of hunters, gatherers, dinosaurs and ICQ" ...


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ChelseyMarie's curator insight, January 18, 2013 8:10 PM

What the video! It's amazing.  Book Burn Pary!!! YESSS.

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Building a Storyboard in Xcode - momswithapps.com

Building a Storyboard in Xcode - momswithapps.com | Young Adult and Children's Stories | Scoop.it
My “do it yourself” app development efforts have been slow but sure. After trying some of Kevin McNeish’s tutorials, I waited for his iBooks about learning iOS programming to go live on the iBookstore.
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Self-Published Titles Shoot up E-Book Best-Seller List | Digital Book World

Self-Published Titles Shoot up E-Book Best-Seller List | Digital Book World | Young Adult and Children's Stories | Scoop.it
Think it takes a big publishing house or an established author to make a best-seller? Think again. Two of the top ten best-selling e-books last week were self-published, On Dublin Street by Samantha Young and Down to You by M.
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Writing for Children's Magazines - An Ezine

Writing for Children's Magazines is an ezine edited by award-winning author Evelyn B. Christensen. In addition to monthly articles, the site includes a list of magazine markets with links.

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The One Centre

The One Centre | Young Adult and Children's Stories | Scoop.it
The One Centre (We're looking for writers with strong Transmedia idea generation & storytelling abilities.)...
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Raising the Stakes – More Vampires in YA Fiction?

Raising the Stakes – More Vampires in YA Fiction? | Young Adult and Children's Stories | Scoop.it
Whenever I had visited the local bookshop these past few months (okay, Big W, I admit I’m cheap), I would be dismayed at the sight of so many paranormal romances within the Young Adult section. Bac...
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Archaia Brings "Hawken" Demo, More To NYCC 2012 - Comic Book Resources

Archaia Brings "Hawken" Demo, More To NYCC 2012 - Comic Book Resources | Young Adult and Children's Stories | Scoop.it
Archaia Brings "Hawken" Demo, More To NYCC 2012Comic Book ResourcesAttendees will receive closed beta access for HAWKEN and get to take a walk through the game and hear about the various transmedia components for the game from Khang Le and other...
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Instagram – Instawhat?

Instagram – Instawhat? | Young Adult and Children's Stories | Scoop.it
Blog post at Socialable : Since its launch in 2010, Instagram’s playful exterior and creative photo editing tools have attracted an estimated 50 million users. Alth[..] (RT @shannongans: Instagram Business strategies.
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David Fincher Produced Trailer for 'Halo 4' To Debut Next Week - Science Fiction

David Fincher Produced Trailer for 'Halo 4' To Debut Next Week - Science Fiction | Young Adult and Children's Stories | Scoop.it
Cinema BlendDavid Fincher Produced Trailer for 'Halo 4' To Debut Next WeekScience FictionHollywood movies are not the only things that are getting full transmedia promotional pushes.
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IFP to Develop & Operate New Media Center in NYC - Broadway World

IFP to Develop & Operate New Media Center in NYC - Broadway World | Young Adult and Children's Stories | Scoop.it
NY ConvergenceIFP to Develop & Operate New Media Center in NYCBroadway World“The goal of the 'Made in NY' Media Center is to connect filmmakers, producers and storytellers to a rapidly changing world that is full of mobile apps, cross-platform distribution...
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Amazing Mixed Media Art by Athena Katsoulieri - Make your ideas Art

Amazing Mixed Media Art by Athena Katsoulieri - Make your ideas Art | Young Adult and Children's Stories | Scoop.it
Today we have with us Athena Katsoulieri. Athena has a degree in interior design and is a very passionate photographer. But she also creates truly original and creative mixed media art as well!

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Transmedia: Platform Agnostic Storytelling

Transmedia: Platform Agnostic Storytelling | Young Adult and Children's Stories | Scoop.it

Jason Konopinski: "[Transmedia] transcends a single medium by taking the notion of breaking up a narrative arc into multiple discrete chunks or installments and spreading those disparate ideas or story chunks across multiple media platforms."


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Treasure Kai and the Seven Cities of Gold Story Book App Demo

http://www.treasurekai.com Demo of story book app, Treasure Kai and the Seven Cities of Gold, sequel to award winning book app, Treasure Kai and the Lost Gol...
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Kickstarter sets UK launch date

Kickstarter sets UK launch date | Young Adult and Children's Stories | Scoop.it
UK-based filmmakers will be able to launch campaigns on popular crowdfunding website Kickstarter as of October 31.
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Want To Turn Your Life Into A Video Game?

Want To Turn Your Life Into A Video Game? | Young Adult and Children's Stories | Scoop.it

Want to bring down a fraudulent financial company ? Talk to the bodyguard of Abraham Lincoln? Go to a "Mad Men"-era Beatles concert with Don and Sally Draper? Well, now you can, thanks to an innovative -- and peculiar -- new form of entertainment called transmedia.

 

The word "transmedia," in the most literal sense, means that the content used in an experience crosses the boundaries of traditional media. But that isn't what makes these participatory entertainment experiences so special. The defining quality of today's transmedia is that it allows an unprecedented level of immersion to those who participate in the narrative.

 

In 2002, performance artist Brock Enright started charging $2,500 and above for "bespoke executive kidnappings," customized abductions performed by Enright and his partners. In these experiences, clients would be "kidnapped" and subject to specified abuse, but retain the right to stop "the game" at any time. Enright soon found a client base wanting more than abductions: today he calls what his organization does "customized reality adventures."...


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How to Create and Market a Children's Book App

How to Create and Market a Children's Book App | Young Adult and Children's Stories | Scoop.it
 

RipplFX and Karen Robertson, author and award-winning book app creator, present a must-attend workshop for anyone considering turning stories into digital media.
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Kobo to buy Aquafadas, get magazines, academic texts, comics and ...

Kobo to buy Aquafadas, get magazines, academic texts, comics and ... | Young Adult and Children's Stories | Scoop.it
Aquafadas enables publishers across industries to create richly designed books, children's books, graphic novels, magazines, newspapers, marketing communications, and corporate publishing, all without writing a single line ...
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One by One - How an iPad can Help and Support Children's Learning? - Fun Educational Apps: Top Apps for Kids Reviews! | Best Apps for Kids

One by One - How an iPad can Help and Support Children's Learning? - Fun Educational Apps: Top Apps for Kids Reviews! | Best Apps for Kids | Young Adult and Children's Stories | Scoop.it
The use of iPad in Education is increasing everyday and brings a new dimension to learning by introducing interactive and engaging features. Its ease of use and amazing range of applications can be very helpful at home or at school.
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Redecorating Middle-Earth in Early Lovecraft - YA Dystopian Novels List

Redecorating Middle-Earth in Early Lovecraft - YA Dystopian Novels List | Young Adult and Children's Stories | Scoop.it
Reposted by request, here's my working list of young adult dystopian fiction since 1960. If you have any recommendations or suggestions for me, I'd be most grateful! Thanks so much.
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Jeni Mawter's comment, October 11, 2012 8:40 PM
This is awesome! Thanks so much for sharing.
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Top 5 Best Practices in Transmedia Storytelling – Transmedia Storyteller

Top 5 Best Practices in Transmedia Storytelling – Transmedia Storyteller | Young Adult and Children's Stories | Scoop.it
RT @JohnMiewald: Top 5 Best Practices in Transmedia Storytelling: The following presentation discusses my top 5 best ...
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EBay Launches 'Feed,' a Pinterest-Like Home-Page Redesign | Digital

EBay Launches 'Feed,' a Pinterest-Like Home-Page Redesign | Digital | Young Adult and Children's Stories | Scoop.it
See on Scoop.it – Tracking Transmedia ebay is trying to bring window shopping to online commerce with “feed,” a curated list of items that will appear on your home page. EBay is trying to bring the pleasure back to online ...
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Interactive Ontario is Calling for Applications from Transmedia - CDMN

Interactive Ontario is Calling for Applications from Transmedia - CDMN | Young Adult and Children's Stories | Scoop.it
If you have an interactive business that focuses on the transmedia space and want an opportunity to establish connections with Los Angeles-based interactive/film studios and producers, then look no further: Interactive Ontario ...
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Monday, December 3, 2012: Kenneth D. Mandl, Boston Children's ...

Monday, December 3, 2012: Kenneth D. Mandl, Boston Children's ... | Young Adult and Children's Stories | Scoop.it
Monday, December 3, 2012: Kenneth D. Mandl, Boston Children's Hospital | Harvard Medical School | Harvard-MIT Health Sciences and Technology on Designing the “App Store” for Health. CRCS Lunch Seminar ...
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