Hiroyuki Tsuruda's speech on prayforjapan.jp (April 25, 2012)

On Aplil 25th 2012, TSURUDA Hiroyuki( @mocchicc ), the founder of prayforjapan.jp, appeared on the official event in Apple Store Ginza. There he talked about what happened to him and the prayforjapan.jp project, and introduced the eBook apps available on iOS and Android. This twitter mash up is the roughly translated of his speech. Translated by ENDO Shinobu( @enshinoRead More
Pray for Japan
0
Shinobu ENDO 遠藤 忍 @enshino
I'm now at Apple store Ginza and ready to hear the TSURUDA Hiroyuki's speech on prayforjapan.jp.
Shinobu ENDO 遠藤 忍 @enshino
I'm now at Apple store Ginza and ready to hear the TSURUDA Hiroyuki's speech on prayforjapan.jp.
Shinobu ENDO 遠藤 忍 @enshino
the event is now starting. today, Tsuruda will talk about what happen to him and prayforjapan.jp project. this event is an official event.
Shinobu ENDO 遠藤 忍 @enshino
the title of his speech is "the design process of prayforjapan.jp"
Shinobu ENDO 遠藤 忍 @enshino
"I was in a car driving school in Tochigi pref. there were 80 people, and we all felt anxiety because we can't use mobile phones."
Shinobu ENDO 遠藤 忍 @enshino
"After 14:46, many twitter traffics have been coming to Japan from all over the world. There I found the hashtag '# prayforjapan'."
Shinobu ENDO 遠藤 忍 @enshino
"Seeing the hashtag, I came to think that I want to archive the messages. Therefore, I made the web-site as a reflection."
Shinobu ENDO 遠藤 忍 @enshino
"After I opened the site, I started to collect the touching messages. I made the site for my friends. In fact, the site retweeted."
Shinobu ENDO 遠藤 忍 @enshino
"Many creators asked me to collaborate with the site, and many book editors asked me to publish the site."
Shinobu ENDO 遠藤 忍 @enshino
"At first I felt that I should be careful to publish it, because the paper media is a stable that ones has difficulty of revise."
Shinobu ENDO 遠藤 忍 @enshino
"The theme of earthquake is delicate, so I was worried about the criticism. In fact, many messages of appreciation came to me."
Shinobu ENDO 遠藤 忍 @enshino
"During editing the web-site I came to feel like the web-site were no more 'my web-site'."
Shinobu ENDO 遠藤 忍 @enshino
"I went to Tohoku area with editorial team, and gave the books. I wanted young people to read this, so I went to schools."
Shinobu ENDO 遠藤 忍 @enshino
"What makes me realize were smell and darkness."
Shinobu ENDO 遠藤 忍 @enshino
"Theres supporting members who were about 20 years old. It's not only my work."
Shinobu ENDO 遠藤 忍 @enshino
"I think that the multi language translation is main part of this project. The hashtag was happened overseas, so we should let them know."
Shinobu ENDO 遠藤 忍 @enshino
"After the paper publishing, the eBook app were sold. This apps also include some language versions."
Shinobu ENDO 遠藤 忍 @enshino
"The app also include the piano sound composed by Shintaro TOKITA, a member of Sukima-Switch. On Apr. 1st 2011, he offered me on e-mail."
Shinobu ENDO 遠藤 忍 @enshino
"Not only the words but also pictures are printed, so that we can remember what happen on 3.11 2011."
Shinobu ENDO 遠藤 忍 @enshino
"We also collect and printed pictures pictures and words from overseas because they have once been on the air but people are easy to forget"
Shinobu ENDO 遠藤 忍 @enshino
"I used to think that I haven't been confident to Japan, but through these messages I realized what Japan have done."
Shinobu ENDO 遠藤 忍 @enshino
"Reading this many times, I can remember what the world did to us. The purpose of making this is to remember forever."
Shinobu ENDO 遠藤 忍 @enshino
"The eBook app also introduce the messages from readers of the paper book. All of them are exactly what they wrote."
Shinobu ENDO 遠藤 忍 @enshino
"This project started on the Internet, turned to the paper book, and then became the app through the Internet."
Shinobu ENDO 遠藤 忍 @enshino
"This app has two other characteristics, one is that it is served in multi language, the other is that it can attach contents."
Load Remaining (8)
Login and hide ads.