Books are not dead. Nice Work by Editions Volumiques.
Great new app ideas! Not exactly sure about the technology part but some could open up a whole new revenue stream for developers through the sale of physical objects. Let’s see if Apple allows these kind of games in their store.
Editions Volumiques, a publishing house focusing on the paper book as a new computer platform, as well as a research lab on book, computational paper, reading, playing and their relation to new technologies. (by Bertrand Duplat and Etienne Mineur)
- A video game made of paper: Les Editions Volumiques (arstechnica.com)
- The iPad As a Shape-Recognition System (apple.slashdot.org)