Tag Archive | "Books"

Parrot Carrot: Augmented Reality Kids Book

Monday, November 7, 2011

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Following on from a whole bunch of Augmented Reality posts this week, it seemed fitting to include this, the Parrot Carrot Safari, a very cool digital extension to a new Australian Kids book, in the form of an Augmented Reality iPhone app that lets kids interact and extend book’s content. The physical book tells the [...]

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Google Creative Labs: The Creative Internet

Thursday, October 14, 2010

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Here is an interesting presentation from Google Creative Labs. They collected the most recent inspirational ideas and web projects in this document (119 pages). It gathers a lot of different topics (advertising, history, politics, sport, art.. ) under one main roof; creativity. You can view fullscreen here.

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Video: The Future Of The Book

Monday, September 27, 2010

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Check out IDEO’s vision for the future of the book. An interesting video that helps to spark a social debate on their Facebook page around what the future really holds for books, pixel based reading and live connections. While the video provides some nice eye candy, it is, of course, only eye candy, but it [...]

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Penguin Books: Customised Online Stories For Kids

Wednesday, July 1, 2009

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Penguin Books have launched a great new site that allows kids to play in an unlimited online space where they can create their own virtual stories, books and games for just $10. Once created they can send them to friends to watch, read or play and save them to their own virtual bookshelf. They are [...]

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