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BOOK NEWS ROUNDUP: Apple Changes StoryTime Forever, Emma Watson is a Book Fairy, Trump’s Win Explained in Literature

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The election is understandably still on everyone’s mind. But there was some interesting literature news peppered into all the politics last week. Here’s our weekly roundup of what went down in the world of books: Apple Revolutionizes StoryTime Bedtime has never looked so electronic! This week, Apple launched a new app called iBooks StoryTime that allows parents to download and read children’s books on their TV. Not only are the pictures and words large enough for young eyes to see, but it’s also interactive: some books have sound effects and highlighted words. The whole app also has a Read Aloud function, which means that on certain books, pages will flip automatically when you’re done reading the words. The app is…

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Lackluster Apple Event: This is Why We Have Trust Issues

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It’s that time again, when Apple invites thousands of industry professionals to their highly-anticipated event and announces: the same exact products as last year. This is exactly why we have trust issues, Apple. And just as expected, our favorite technological powerhouse hyped up its next versions of its best-selling products. Yep, the iPhone 6S and 6S Plus are on their way — but, wait, what do you mean the only external change to this new smartphone is a new color? Well, I’m here to tell ya, Apple, you gotta try harder than that. I can’t be bought with shiny new colors! You see, this amazing, yet small, change means your iPhone could now be rose gold. ROSE FRICKEN GOLD? Nope, not…

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