7
April
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People You’ll Meet at Museums and the Web 2015…Introducing Agnès Alfandari!

You may already know Alfandari from the Louvre, where she was Head of their Digital Department…perhaps you saw her present her findings on their Nintendo project at last year’s Museums and the Web in Baltimore. But this year she’s attending the conference in a new professional capacity: as Acoustiguide’s Vice President of Digital Strategy and Head of futureM, Acoustiguide’s new consulting group. […]

24
March
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We’re all in this… Together

Taking a mobile tour can be a solitary pursuit. Wearing headphones may be the only way to achieve a truly immersive sound experience but then you’re isolated in your own world. It’s the reason we recommend using our Opus device as a “wand”—you have one ear free to listen to the sounds (and people) around you, which can be a vital part of a visitor experience. But these days, with ipods and smartphones, visitors are usually ear-budded to infinity. […]

19
February
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“His name is Alexander Hamilton…and there’s a million things he hasn’t done…But just you wait, just you wait…”

Those lyrics are from Lin-Manuel Miranda’s “Hamilton,” now on stage at the Public Theatre in New York. Yes, someone—a very talented someone—wrote a play/musical about Alexander Hamilton. You know—one of the Founding Fathers of the United States. An outsized (but unsung—at least until now) personality who rose from nothing to do just about everything. And auteur Miranda saw in him a scrappy, ambitious, brilliant man worthy of a two plus hour stage production replete with hyper-energetic rap, dance, romance, and yes, a couple of duels. […]