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"Booktrack is targeting the senses in order to put you in a little sound bubble -that immerses you in the world of your book."


CultureWav.es: January 20, 2011

Sountracks For Your eBooks

Here’s an idea that might interest all you avid eBook readers. How would you like a soundtrack to play while you read your latest novel? Booktracks has a proprietary technology that combines music, sound effects and ambient sound that is automatically paced to an individual’s reading speed.

They have a way of tracking your reading speed.  Whaaa? Yes, check out the video here.

Booktrack represents a new chapter in the evolution of storytelling, and an industry “first” in publishing, by creating synchronized soundtracks for e-books that dramatically boost the reader’s imagination and engagement.”

Just like I find it hard to write while there is a lot of noise around me, I enjoy reading in a quiet environment. However, one can’t always make that happen – especially on public transport, for example. Booktracks is targeting the senses in order to put you in a little sound bubble -that immerses you in the world of your book. Sensory Appeal™ is all about taking aim the senses. This wave has ideas that involve textures, colors, tastes and sounds. The Human Truth™ is: “I want a new sensation.”™ Booktracks and their “Hi Def immersive experience” is a great example of this…  one I’d love to try.

URL: http://blog.culturewav.es/2012/01/soundtracks-for-your-ebooks/