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Les Eclaireurs avec Nicolas Escoulan - "Demain sera peut-être gratuit"

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..."A mes côtés Christophe Sibieude, Distributeur d'Histoires, puisqu'il a inventé et mis au point un site web et aussi une étrange machine que l'on trouve dans les gares et qui imprime sur demande et gratuitement des récits plus ou moins longs que l'on va pouvoir lire dans le train ou chez soi..."

Aéroport de Lyon   Butagaz   Gemo   Gustave Roussy   Institut Curie   Orange   Ratp   Sncf   Total   Zoetrope  

04/10/2016

[ UK ] Vending machines dispense short stories to bored French commuters

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A short story vending machine in Grenoble


In a time where progression in every field of human endeavour involves ever smarter phones, virtual reality or colonising Mars, it is of some comfort to hear that a new innovation exciting people across the Channel involves none of the above.

Sncf   Ville de Grenoble   Zoetrope  

10/07/2016

[ US ] Dispensing with words

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Don't have time to read any more? Residents in a town in southern France don't have that problem. Thanks to the startup website short-editions-dot-com 10,000 short story authors have been matched with a community of 150,000 regular readers with time to kill while waiting on line. David Turecamo explains an innovative technology.

Ville de Grenoble  

21/05/2016

Francis Ford Coppola donne des nouvelles

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Le réalisateur Francis Ford Coppola a installé un distributeur d’histoires courtes au Cafe Zoetrope, son restaurant de San Francisco. OLIVIER ALEXANDRE/SHORT EDITION

Alors que d’autres figures du cinéma sont à Cannes, Francis Ford Coppola fait la promotion de la littérature à San Francisco.
Le réalisateur a installé un distributeur d’histoires courtes dans son restaurant, le Cafe Zoetrope.

Italie 2   Sncf   Ville de Grenoble   Zoetrope  

26/01/2016

[ UK ] Forget Proust: what readers want is a short story machine

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The Alpine city of Grenoble has scored a surprising hit with automatic dispensers that offer free printed short stories

A flight of the imagination is transforming one of the banes of French life — waiting for service in state offices — into an opportunity to immerse oneself in the written word. The Alpine city of Grenoble has scored a surprising hit with automatic dispensers that offer free printed short stories to citizens waiting for their bout with bureaucracy.

Ville de Grenoble  

22/01/2016

[ US ] How a City in France Got the World’s First Short-Story Vending Machines

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The city of Grenoble, France, is testing the first models of a local startup’s short-story vending machine.Photograph by Pauline Bock

When Jess Mateychuk entered the tourism office in Grenoble, France, he wasn’t looking for information about the city. “I finally found them!” the twenty-one-year-old exchange student from Winnipeg, Canada, said with excitement. He was referring to the city’s recent cultural innovation turned Internet hit: a black and orange, rocket-looking cylinder that spits out short stories, free of charge.

Butagaz   Département de l'Isère   Orange   Total   Ville de Grenoble   Zoetrope