3 Mics to Turn Your Phone into a Recording Studio

This post is part of a series of “do it yourself” articles by Glenn Forsythe, Chief Soundscape Architect here at TourSphere. We hope you find it helpful when creating your own audio and video content! As we have covered in previous installations of our DIY series, there are quite a few options for getting great … Continue reading 3 Mics to Turn Your Phone into a Recording Studio

How to Create a Demo App in 20 Minutes (for free!)

A lot of times, people don’t know what they want until you show it to them. — Steve Jobs Ok, you love the idea of a mobile app for your organization. You pitch it to your ED and get a mildly positive response. Now you are faced with a decision: Let the idea die - … Continue reading How to Create a Demo App in 20 Minutes (for free!)

Making a Business Case for Mobile Apps in Museums

Much has been written recently (here, here and here) about museums having a difficult time adopting mobile technology. The consensus seems to be that although everyone agrees mobile guides are awesome and make a lot of sense for museums, the actual adoption of mobile apps in museums has been a bit slow. Perhaps it is time to make … Continue reading Making a Business Case for Mobile Apps in Museums

Murder Goes Mobile at the Met!

What do Madame X, a murder, and a mobile phone have in common? They are all part of Murder at the Museum: An American Art Mystery, the first mobile detective game created by The Metropolitan Museum of Art. The app was built on TourSphere and produced by Green Door Labs. Through the smartphone app, Met … Continue reading Murder Goes Mobile at the Met!

It’s ALIVE! Meet the App Builder 2.0!

At TourSphere our mission is to make beautiful, smart mobile apps affordable and accessible to all museums, parks, gardens, hotels and cities.  After lots of testing, listening, debating and many, many hours of engineering magic we're thrilled to announce the release of our App Builder 2.0. It's completely redesigned, re-thought, and rehashed - and we're … Continue reading It’s ALIVE! Meet the App Builder 2.0!