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Tag Archive: mobile

Science on the Go: Learn how the Ontario Science Centre is using Augmented Reality for Activity-Based Learning

May 2014

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The Ontario Science Centre (OSC) in Toronto has been exploring some interesting technologies such as its KidSpark program, which educates and engages young visitors in learning science.

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Understanding and measuring digital engagement

January 2014

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Culture24 recently released a follow-up research report entitled ‘Let’s Get Real 2′, which involved 22 institutional partners and several international experts.

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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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Prevalence of Mobile Devices in Museums

September 2013

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A recent survey of visitors to a popular art gallery provides some insight into the increased use of mobile devices in museums. For instance, it is estimated that two thirds of visitors bring their smartphones to museums. Among those patrons, 60% have used their phone to enhance their visits to cultural institutions.

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