March 22, 2018

The Advocate's Toolbox

Getting “Phygital”: Embracing the Space Where Digital and Physical Intertwine | Editorial

A compression of the words physical and digital indicates when those two worlds combine, intersect, or are integrated, and offers new direction in understanding the true complexity of the work today and ahead.

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Torben Kuhlmann’s ‘Lindbergh’ Soars as an iBook

Torben Kuhlmann’s picture book, Lindbergh, the Tale of a Flying Mouse was published last year to glowing reviews. The recent release of the iBook version, with visual and audio enhancements, offers more to praise.

Playing with the Alphabet, “Metamorphabet” | Touch and Go

Only two months out of the gate and ‘Metamorphabet,’ a new app created and developed by Patrick Smith and Vectorpark, has received accolades, including recognition by the 2015 BolognaRagazzi Digital Award Committee. Take a peek at the trailer and you’ll see why.

What Would Winston Do? | Touch and Go

A new app from Touch Press includes “primary sources; promotes analysis, evaluation, and higher-level thinking; and is beautifully designed and fun.” What more could we ask for?