Stephen Fry Autobiography App – New Ways to Explore a Book


Stephen Fry, the English entertainer, author, blogger and Twitter superstar, has just released an autobiography titled The Fry Chronicles. In addition to the standard book and audiobook formats, his autobiography is available as an iPhone/iPod touch app and (soon to be released) iPad app called myFry. The app uses a visual display index wheel for navigation and a non-linear structure to encourage exploration of the contents. Video demo by Stephen Fry. (App is currently available only in the UK store for £8, about $12.30 U.S.)

About Andy Brovey

Dr. Andy Brovey, The Portable Prof, has over 30 years experience in educational technology, including teaching, administration and professional development. In 2007, Apple Inc. recognized his work and named him an Apple Distinguished Educator. Andy now runs a professional development business, working on site and online to help others make sense and make use of digital tools. He started this iPad Academy website shortly after the first iPad went on sale to help others become more comfortable and competent with the iPad, in person and online. Click Here for Video Lessons