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In which the New York Tech Meetup momentarily channels Sex and the City

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Before it was a cheesy movie, it was a cheesy “no-nonsense” advice book; and before it was a book, it was a famous line from “Sex and the City.” Now, the phrase “He’s just not that into you” has taken the form of an interactive website. It’s called HeTexted. Launched in October,...
In which the New York Tech Meetup momentarily channels Sex and the City

Nature Publishing Group Officially Launches New Interactive Textbook

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Last spring I wrote about Nature Publishing Group’s plan for a $49 electronic textbook packed with interactivity and unlimited content updates for life. The original publication date was scheduled for September 1, 2011, but for a variety of reasons the release was pushed back. Today marks the official launch of...
Nature Publishing Group Officially Launches New Interactive Textbook

Jenny Harris obituary

www.guardian.co.uk
Jenny Harris, who has died of cancer aged 67, was the inspired and inspiring head of the National Theatre's education department from 1990 to 2007. She took over a small, peripheral unit and made it an indispensable part of the NT. The work was directed towards helping young people and...
Jenny Harris obituary

From Pottermore to Frankenstein, a new kind of monster is being created | Claire Armistead

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Interactive ebooks that enable us to inhabit characters and rewrite the story are transforming our reading experienceAs China's Zhou Enlai would say, it's always too early to predict the outcome of a revolution – but wherever it's headed, the one that's happening in the publishing world looks to have reached...
From Pottermore to Frankenstein, a new kind of monster is being created | Claire Armistead

Microsoft scales Mount Everest, partnering with GlacierWorks to celebrate 60 years since first successful ascent

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On the 60th anniversary of the successful ascent of Sir Edmund Hillary up Mount Everest, Microsoft has teamed up with GlacierWorks, an educational non-profit organization, to highlight the journey up to the summit in an interactive website. Using technology from the company’s Internet Explorer team, Microsoft Research, and developers at...
Microsoft scales Mount Everest, partnering with GlacierWorks to celebrate 60 years since first successful ascent

Pepsi Goes on a World Tour

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This post is brought to you by Pepsi. Listen up, soft drink lovers: Pepsi has embarked on its first “World Tour.” This summer, the beloved beverage company that’s always aligned itself with the hottest pop superstars and an overall party vibe has begun a summer “Live for Now” campaign....
Pepsi Goes on a World Tour
Microsoft helps launch interactive Everest site mapping climate change and 60 years of climbs

Fresh out in beta, ThingsWeStart lets you visualize Kickstarter projects on an interactive map

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Have you ever wondered where most of the Kickstarter projects are based? Now you can get your geography nerd fix with ThingsWeStart, a handy interactive website map that lets you filter all of them to your liking. The site launched on Monday, but it’s still in beta. ThingsWeStart has already...
Fresh out in beta, ThingsWeStart lets you visualize Kickstarter projects on an interactive map

Friday games culture round-up

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A quick guide to interesting video game-themed events taking place over the coming month, from robots in Liverpool to ghosts in Nottingham and ARGs in LondonA 'blind' robot that touches your face to build up a digital representation; a talk on supernatural adventure game, Dear Esther; an exhibition on African...
Friday games culture round-up

WalkMe Adds $5.5M in Series B Funding to Scale On-Site Tutorial Platform

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Tel Aviv-based WalkMe, an interactive website guidance tool first covered by BetaKit last April, announced today that it has secured $5.5 million in Series B investment. The funding round was led by Gemini Israel Ventures, with participation from Giza Venture Capital and existing investor Mangrove Capital Partners. This follows an undisclosed amount of...
WalkMe Adds $5.5M in Series B Funding to Scale On-Site Tutorial Platform
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