Disney Publishing Launches Android Storybook Apps

Glendale-based Disney Publishing Worldwide, the publishing arm of Walt Disney, is expanding into Android storybook applications, the company announced today. Disney said it has launched a line of Disney-themed storytelling applications which work on Android smartphones and tablets--the first for the publisher. Disney said the titles are based on Disney's franchise, including Mickey Mouse, Minne Mouse, and Disney Princess themed story books and activity apps. The eight apps are the first for Disney Publishing, which said it will be released new apps every month "in waves". Disney Publishing is responsible for Disney's book and magazine publishing.