The fall of the Berlin Wall in 1989 is one of the most significant events in recent world history that most of us were able to witness on television, but I'm sure many people would like to learn more about the rise of the wall, the wider context of global relations at the time and the wall's eventual demolition
Newark, NJ (PRWEB) October 13, 2009
To commemorate the 20th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall on November 9th, iMinds, creator of eight-minute MP3 knowledge grabs, has released a Berlin Wall Collection, featuring six tracks that teach and entertain listeners about the rise and fall of the Berlin Wall while they are on-the-go. The iMinds Specialist Berlin Wall Collection, available through Audible.com and the iTunes Store, provides a foundation of knowledge that contextualizes the upcoming anniversary and provides listeners with the knowledge to pepper their dinner party banter with interesting factoids.
"The fall of the Berlin Wall in 1989 is one of the most significant events in recent world history that most of us were able to witness on television, but I'm sure many people would like to learn more about the rise of the wall, the wider context of global relations at the time and the wall's eventual demolition," said Olivia Wood, founder, iMinds. "That's where iMinds comes in. Our bite-size knowledge grabs are the perfect way to get up to speed on general knowledge topics. Simply download on to your MP3 player and you can populate your playlist with practical knowledge as well as pop."
The iMinds Specialist Berlin Wall Collection features six eight-minute MP3 audio tracks: Rise of The Berlin Wall, East Germany, The Iron Curtain, Crossing The Berlin Wall, The Fall of The Berlin Wall and German Reunification. Each title focuses on a core element of the historic event, the collection gives a strong overview in under one hour. The tracks are sold as a collection of six for $3.99 via Audible.com/iMinds or via the iTunes Store. All titles are also available individually for $0.99.
iMinds MindTracks are designed to provide a well-rounded subject overview of a general knowledge topic. iMinds employs a mix of professional researchers, writers and topic experts to produce high quality content designed specifically for the spoken-audio entertainment format. All iMinds MindTracks include high quality voice-over artists mixed with a sound-scape of music and sound effects to keep listeners engaged. iMinds vets all content through a three-layer editing and fact-checking process to ensure the highest level of accuracy possible.
iMinds currently offers more than eighty titles across 12 main categories of interest: Ideas & Concepts, Politics, Law & Business, The Arts, History, People & Places, Medicine & Inventions, Sports & Action, Crime, War & Conflict, Pop Culture, Science & Nature, Culture & Religion, and Mystery & Conspiracy.
iMinds MindTracks are sold in collections of six tracks for USD $3.99, twelve tracks for USD $5.99, thirty-six tracks for USD $14.99 or seventy-two tracks for USD $24.99. Individual iMinds MindTracks are $0.99 each.
iMinds has created a compelling new audio book category, providing eight minute audio overviews on a wide range of general knowledge topics across twelve different categories. iMinds MindTracks are heavily researched and feature a rich production style with top voice-over artists and sound-scapes that engage and entertain listeners as they learn about new topics. iMinds is the perfect general knowledge companion for the time-poor, knowledge-thirsty and savvy MP3 user to brush up their general knowledge on-the-go. iMinds MindTracks are available for download exclusively via Audible, Inc. on Audible.com and The Apple iTunes Store. iMinds is based in Sydney, Australia and launched worldwide in September, 2009.