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literature

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Scary monsters in literature ranked according to 'scream score'

Dementors, White Walkers, Cthulhu, Dracula and more menacing monsters get lined up and ranked by costume vendor Morphsuits.

By October 7, 2015

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TransProse turns literature into music

Ever wondered what your favourite novels sound like? Forget audiobooks -- this project transposes literature into music.

By May 19, 2014

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Placing Literature maps book scenes in the real world

Go behind the scenes of a new site based in Google Maps that combines geography, technology, and literature into a crowdsourced map of real locations from novels.

By June 21, 2013

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Terror on Twitter! Horror author R.L. Stine tweets a Halloween story

R.L. Stine, the "Stephen King of children's literature," composes an impromptu horror story online to the delight of his fans. And it was all about a sandwich.

By October 30, 2014

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Bookviser Reader (Windows Phone)

Despite its sluggishness, the Bookviser Reader for Windows Phone is a great way to get free classic literature on your Windows Phone.

By July 31, 2014

3.5 stars Editors' rating July 31, 2014
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Video games given full First Amendment protection

The Supreme Court today voided a 2005 California law that banned the sale of "violent video games" to minors. A 7-2 majority of the Court found the law violated the First Amendment, affirming that free speech applies to digital content and new media as much as to traditional literature.

By June 27, 2011

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Great moments in literature: "Eternity [is]...spiders in every corner"

What a great line from an exceptional book.

By January 20, 2008

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Here comes the Wedding Robot

This bot in white will apparently respond to voices and, according to the site literature, freely share secrets of the groom to liven up the party.

By April 20, 2009

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Crave Talk: Ebook reader will be literature's iPod

With magazine and newspaper sales falling, is the electronic-book reader the future for portable literature? We take a look at what you'll be clutching on the Tube come next year

By October 4, 2006

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In search of a greener conference (and products)

At Demo 09, some good first steps towards a more ecoconscious conference. Among those steps: photocopied programs and much less literature in the freebie bag.

By March 2, 2009