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Tag Archive: mobile

Pew Research Center: Statistical Report on the increased use of Smartphones and the Internet

April 2016

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The Pew Research Center has recently released a report entitled “Smartphone Ownership and Internet Usage Continues to Climb in Emerging Economies”. The report reveals statistics on the rise of smartphone and Internet use across the world.

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Canadian Museum for Human Rights’ Mobile App Uses iBeacons to Deliver Accessibility

February 2016

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The Canadian Museum for Human Rights has created an innovative mobile app aimed at enhancing accessibility for all visitors. It includes a self-guided audio tour that uses Bluetooth iBeacons to connect with over a hundred Universal Access Points located throughout the museum.

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CHIN’s TechWatch: Fall 2015

October 2015

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Surprisingly, tablet traffic on the net is stagnating or even dropping. No, tablets aren’t dead and consumers aren’t returning to their old desktops! Rather, people are increasingly using their smartphones for browsing on the Internet.

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Audience Research: Let’s Get Real

May 2015

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The latest Culture24 Action Research Report was recently released. This is the third in a series of excellent collaborative research projects, featuring a range of cultural sector organizations in the UK.

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CHIN’s TechWatch: Fall 2014

October 2014

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Each season, we bring you this showcase of promising, emerging or lasting technologies used by and in museums today. Stay tuned, as we watch the trends for you.

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Wi-Fi: A surprisingly common problem for museums

October 2013

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Museums that offer free Wi-Fi to their visitors are often faced with stubborn technological issues that compromise the strength and range of the Internet connection.

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“Beasts, Beats & Tweets”: Social Media in Museum Events

September 2013

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So how do you get a couple thousand twenty-somethings lining up to get into a museum? Museums anticipate that they will at some point say goodbye to visitors during their teenage years, and start welcoming them back well into adulthood.

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