Push Pop Press acquired by Facebook

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Push Pop Press was in the news a few months ago when they developed technology that allowed for fully interactive ebooks. The company had partnered with Al Gore creating a book called ‘Our Choice’ and featured video, audio, maps and a great narrative. The company announced today that Facebook had purchased them and their technology for an undisclosed sum.

Push Pop Press has said that their book featuring Al Gore, currently available on the iTunes market will stay there. They also mentioned that Facebook was not going to go into the business of selling digital books. Instead the social media giant will implement some of the underlying technologies into a feature project

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  • Nards Barley

    I notice blog design changes: New banner and some advertising underneath.

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    Nice to know this. Some features are added and looks more great.