May 30, 2013 - Vancouver based Moving Tales, the innovative producers of the world-wide bestselling 3D animated story 'The Pedlar Lady of Gushing Cross', have released their newest iPad app, a collaboratively animated spoken word poem by Shane Koyczan. The To This Day App is based on a viral video of the same name, that has had over nine million views. This powerful anti-bullying themed iPad App is now available for free from the App Store, where it is listed in the New and Noteworthy section.
Apr 03, 2013 - Innovative digital story creators Moving Tales today released "Elly's Lost & Found Sounds" as a free browser based interactive story for PCs and Macs. "Elly Online" seamlessly brings together an enchanting story, original sounds, music, animation, and magical interactivity. Through this test of free and open distribution, Moving Tales is exploring the meaning and value of stories in today's hyper-connected and abundant content world and what role creators like Moving Tales play in it.
Mar 20, 2013 - Innovative digital story creators Moving Tales are releasing a new experiment in online story sharing April 3rd. Renowned for expanding storytelling in the digital era, Moving Tales is re-issuing its first children's Ebook title, "Elly's Lost & Found Sounds", as a free Web App. Expanding on their best selling and critically acclaimed iOS apps and iBooks, web "Elly" allows Moving Tales to continue exploring what a digital story can be and how interactive ideas can be spread and sustained online.
May 01, 2012 - Innovative iOS content creators Moving Tales' release three new Ebooks through Apple's iBookstore, "The Classic World Tales Trilogy", "The Unwanted Guest" and "This Too Shall Pass". A collection based on Moving Tales' three animated storytelling apps, "The Classic World Tales Trilogy" Ebook is packed with digital innovations including reformatted wide screen images, user enabled Read Aloud functionality with high-lighted text, auto page turning, built-in dictionary, and user enabled soundtrack.
Mar 27, 2012 - Innovative iOS content creators Moving Tales' have released free learning resources based on their bestselling 'Pedlar Lady of Gushing Cross' tale. Moving Tales have implemented a "Sharing" section in their recent web site relaunch, whereby text, images and an innovative lesson plan based on 'Pedlar Lady' are released under Creative Commons License. This CC license agreement allows users to legally download, copy, manipulate and 'share-alike' the material without fear of copyright infringement.
Dec 13, 2011 - Moving Tales Inc., the creators of the innovative worldwide best selling App 'The Pedlar Lady of Gushing Cross', have released one of the world's first interactive Ebooks. Written and Illustrated by best selling author Jacqueline O Rogers, 'Elly's Lost & Found Sounds' combines an enchanting story, story driven interactivity on every page, Read Aloud option, original soundscapes and user prompted sounds, music, and animation. 'Elly's Lost & Found Sounds' is available now from the iBookstore.
Dec 07, 2011 - Moving Tales today released a completely reformatted "Twas the Night Before Christmas" iPhone app, a full colour, 3D animated Christmas special of the classic American Christmas poem. Enjoy lovingly detailed fully animated characters including St Nicholas, the Father, sleeping children, reindeer and mice; a stunning hybrid style of animation combining line work, textures and 3D animation. Reformatted as a film version for the iPhone & iPod touch, it includes shake to change scene functionality.
Oct 18, 2011 - Innovative App makers Moving Tales Inc's first eBook has been named "New & Notable" in the U.S. iTunes Book section. Based on the bestselling App of the same name, the eBook edition of The Pedlar Lady of Gushing Cross is a cutting edge implementation of the ePub standard. Featuring 53 fixed layout pages, audio narration, music, sound effects, searchable text and built-in dictionary, the eBook Pedlar Lady is now available through Apple's iBookstore for the iPad, iPod touch and iPhone.
Aug 09, 2011 - Moving Tales Inc. have released upgrades for the iPad & iPhone versions of 'The Pedlar Lady of Gushing Cross' and 'The Unwanted Guest' apps. Each of the Classic World Tales stories, features film-caliber, sophisticated 3D animation and text, original music and evocative filmic sound effects. The 'The Pedlar Lady' and 'The Unwanted Guest' upgrades include additional functionality and content. The user can record their own voice reading the story to be played back with the sound effects and music.