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The Ebook You Have to Travel to Read

Interactive fiction is nothing new — we’ve had it since Choose Your Own Adventure books rolled out. But an ebook available now for the iPhone and iPad is taking interaction to a new level: Readers have to travel to specific locations to unlock portions of the story.  The Silent History is divided into two parts: Testimonials and [...]


A new way to interact with fiction from Jonathan M. Guberman on Vimeo. The automatypewriter was conceived as a platform for interactive fiction. It types better than I do and can detect what is being typed on it. It differs from a teletype machine in that the keys move on their own and it can send [...]