Company News: Page (1) of 1 - 01/16/13 Email this story to a friend. email article Print this page (Article printing at MyDmn.com).print page facebook

Innovative Company Launches New Entertainment Technology

  (January 16, 2013)

Saint Augustine, Fla. (PRWEB) January 16, 2013

BYOOK is a new reading experience. Designed for smartphones and tablets, it brings books to life incorporating graphics, animation, and sound effects. BYOOK was founded by three professionals from the video game and digital entertainment industries, who are dedicated to creating multi-layered reading experiences for the digital audience.

Offerings from BYOOK include Sherlock Holmes: The Speckled Band, featuring original text by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, Little Fear by Miguel Vargas, and the young adult book Tara Duncan by Sophie Audouin-Mamikonian, based on a bestselling YA series in France.

Three key points differentiate BYOOK from anything else in the marketplace:

  • Every page of the byook is enhanced with a graphical and musical rhythm that echoes the narrative rhythm of the text.
  • Manipulation is very simple. The reader has to do only one thing: turn pages. No gadget interaction, no clicking, no shaking.
  • Imagination is key. Although pictures are shown, the byook suggests more than it shows by playing with readers imagination though sounds and pictures.


Although very simple in its manipulation, several features are offered to let the reader go further. Artbyook is an embedded art-book filled with new pictures the reader can unlock by reading the entire story. The reader can also change the appearance of the protagonist in the Dress Room. A collector edition upgrade is also available for bonuses, as well as story customization where the reader can connect his Facebook account to the byook. This will customize the story and lets everybody have a different experience.

We are huge fans of books and video games, and we wanted to bring what we learned from games to books, said Manea Castet, Creative Director of BYOOK. Byooks are just the tip of the iceberg for what we have planned for reading, Castet continues.

Priced at $1.99 -$2.99 per byook.

http://www.byook.com/

Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2013/1/prweb10318927.htm.


Page: 1


Related Keywords:consumer goods, consumer issue, consumer confidence, consumer issue, plastic art, entertainment award, entertainment (general), arts (general), arts, culture and entertainment, arts, culture and entertainment, entertainment (general), entertainment award, computer crime, Commonwealth Games, Winter Goodwill Games, Summer Asian Games, Winter Asian Games, Panamerican Games, African Games, Mediterranean Games, SouthEast Asiatic Games, PanPacific Games, SouthPacific Games, PanArabic Games, Summer Goodwill Games, World games, paralympic games, education, adult education, further education, religious education, computing and information technology, satellite technology, wireless technology, science and technology, technology (general), identification technology, agricultural research and technology, Commonwealth Games, Winter Goodwill Games, Summer Asian Games, Winter Asian Games, Panamerican Games, African Games, Mediterranean Games, SouthEast Asiatic Games, PanPacific Games, SouthPacific Games, PanArabic Games, Summer Goodwill Games, World games, paralympic games, economy, business and finance, financial and business service, business enterprises, business (general)
Related Sites: Hollywood Industry ,   Digital Game Developer ,   DMN Newswire ,   CEN - Consumer Electronics Net ,   CEN - Games ,   CEN - PDAs ,   CEN - Phones ,   IBN - Business ,   VideoBasedTutorials
Related Newsletter: Levels Newsletter ,   CEN - Gadgets Newsletter ,   Tutorial Finder ,   Review Seeker ,   IBN - IT Weekly Newsletter

dell dimension
CT441247 Crucial 2GB Kit (2 X 1GB) PC3200 DDR-400MHz non-ECC Unbuffered CL3 184-Pin DIMM Memory for Dell Dimension 4600C Mfr P/N CT441247 Desktop Memory
By Crucial, start from $ 57.99
CT441668 Crucial 2GB Kit (2 X 1GB) PC3200 DDR-400MHz non-ECC Unbuffered CL3 184-Pin DIMM Memory For Dell Dimension 3000 Desktop Mfr P/N CT441668 Desktop Memory
By Crucial, start from $ 57.99
CT908118 Crucial 2GB Kit (2 X 1GB) PC2-5300 DDR2-667MHz non-ECC Unbuffered CL5 240-Pin DIMM Memory for Dell Dimension 8400 Series Desktop/PC Mfr P/N CT908118 Desktop Memory
By Crucial, start from $ 39.99
CT1446452 Crucial 4GB Kit (2 X 2GB) PC2-5300 DDR2-667MHz non-ECC Unbuffered CL5 240-Pin DIMM Memory for Dell Dimension E520 Desktop/PC Mfr P/N CT1446452 Desktop Memory
By Crucial, start from $ 71.99
2GB kit (1GBx2) Upgrade for a Dell Dimension 3100 System (DDR2 PC2-5300, NON-ECC, )
By Crucial, start from $ 39.99
CT929269 Crucial 1GB Kit (2 x 512MB) PC2-5300 DDR2-667MHz non-ECC Unbuffered CL5 240-Pin DIMM Memory for Dell Dimension E310 Mfr P/N CT929269 Desktop Memory
By Crucial, start from $ 31.99
HOT THREADS on DMN Forums
Greets! (2) • by wayoutwest on the on the Cinema 4D forum Fatal Error When Switch To Shaded Mode! Please Help! Urgent!!!! (1) • by tristan on the on the Alias Maya forum Need Help! Please Read! (1) • by Babyface on the on the 3ds max forum Which Editing Software?  • by Lashta on the on the Visual Effects forum Lights Problem in Lightwave 3D  • by George Greek on the on the NewTek LightWave forum Computer Animation and Digital Art Competitions; deadline April 1  • by DRT on the on the Animation Artist forum Computer Animation and Digital Art Competitions; deadline April 1  • by DRT on the on the Digital Animators forum Poser 6 Secret #1  • by David Nagel on the on the Poser forum Alias’ MotionBuilder and Maya “Rated ‘P’ for PLAY” Tour  • by Vanessa21 on the on the Oceania forum Alias’ MotionBuilder and Maya “Rated ‘P’ for PLAY” Tour  • by Vanessa21 on the on the Mac Animation Pro forum

@ Copyright, 2014 Digital Media Online, All Rights Reserved