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Facebook and mobile manufacturer HTC have paired up to design and launch a new smart ‘social’ phone.
Why it matters
Internet use on mobile and average time spent on social networks keep growing year on year. The idea of pairing social and mobile seems like a natural combination, but what other digital applications could we pair up to make access simpler and more convenient?
The latest Cirque du Soleil campaign is an interactive HTML5 experience that takes place in Google Chrome. Subatomic Systems developed a platform that turns your own webcam into a Kinect-style device that captures your gestures. There is no need to install any new software and it works on smartphones and tablets too.
A new format of literary entertainment is the ‘Non-Book’. Users are encouraged via 86 different quests to personalize the book themselves: on one page, one is supposed to hammer a nail into the book, on another, one is prompted to let their pets nibble on it. So here actions speak louder than letters.