Museums and the Web

An annual conference exploring the social, cultural, design, technological, economic, and organizational issues of culture, science and heritage on-line.

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Creating low-cost digital exhibits - making the most of what you've got

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interactive
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museum
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digital
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low-cost multimedia
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digital exhibits
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development
Abstract: 

IGOR (Interactive Galleries On Request) is a content development and deployment tool that enables museums to quickly and easily create four types of digital exhibit: touchscreen interactive, multi-video player, captioned slideshow and RSS viewer.

Type: 
Exhibitor Briefing - discuss your product. Confirmed Exhibitors only
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Creating a mobile app ecosystem - the Genera project for iOS

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iOS
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mobile
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app
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development
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open source
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collaboration
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apps
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Field Guide
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natural science
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code
Abstract: 

At the start of 2011, Australia’s Museum Victoria (MV), published a Field Guide for Victorian Animals for iOS devices: iPhone, iPad and iPod Touch. The app currently contains information for approximately 650 Victorian animal species, including birds, mammals, snakes, lizards and frogs, as well as butterflies, snails, spiders and other invertebrates.

Type: 
Paper - in formal session