Ofcom’s Communications Market Report provides an annual overview of UK media and device ownership and usage; essential reading for planning user-centric projects.
Just finished reading through OFCOM’s 2014 The Communications Market Report: United Kingdom as always it provides an invaluable insight into device ownership and media consumption in the UK. Some interesting changes from the 2013 report:
“We’re now spending more time using media or communications than sleeping. The convenience and simplicity of smartphones and tablets are helping us cram more activities into our daily lives.”
Ed Richards, Ofcom Chief Executive
Look up and discover the rich architecture of Belfast’s former commercial heart.
Hidden within the urban landscape are buildings that signpost the city’s industrial history. The Cathedral Quarter Tour app provides an illustrated guide to the rich architectural heritage of these buildings and recounts the history of the Cathedral Quarter and through them the story of old Belfast. The Cathedral Quarter Tour app is now available to download for free from the Play Store for Android devices and appStore for Apple devices.
The Ulster Architectural Heritage Society has commissioned Digital Key to create a mobile app that features a heritage trail of the Cathedral Quarter, illustrated through images, text and audio. This Belfast heritage tour app is a pilot project which aims to promote awareness and understanding of the built environment and demonstrate the value of sensitive and creative reuse of our historic buildings. It is hoped that this will provide a useful resource to inform people about the significance and potential of these buildings. To connect people with this shared history so that they will get involved in protecting the future of our built heritage. Continue reading “Cathedral Quarter Tour”