We are pleased to announce that the Decade of Centenaries Timeline has been nominated for the Celtic Media Festival Kieran Hegarty Award For Innovation. The nomination coincides with the publication of our booklet of Decade of Centenaries Suggested Activities to accompany the website.
I was up in Derry on another lovely, autumn day to test the latest updates of the Siege of Derry game and to demonstrate the app to Gail from the NIEA and archaeologist, Ruairí. Apart from a few minor glitches, the new Android/Apple version is working well. and should be ready for publication in the near future. Continue reading “17th Century Derry brought to life”
I travelled up to Derry to attend Culture Tech Festival on Wednesday and Thursday and attended some really great talks from from leading gamers, marketeers and technologists. It is really refreshing to remove oneself from everyday work and be immersed in new ideas and viewpoints. I found the talks stimulating and inspiring and came away feeling that creativity and user focus are key attributes to a successful digital business. Continue reading “Culture Tech Derry – Wednesday”
I am currently working on re-versioning three mediascapes as dual-platform mobile apps using appfurnance. All the games use location-based game-play and interactive narratives to bring the history of an area to life. Continue reading “Mobile Apps”