OnCell Acquires Competitors My Tours & STQRY

Acquisition of New Zealand-based company Authentic will drive mobile tour app technology innovation for cultural and historic sites ROCHESTER, N.Y., Jan. 11, 2019–OnCell announced today it has acquired Authentic, a New Zealand-based company which develops My Tours and STQRY, a respected competitor in the mobile tour app technology space. OnCell pioneered the first self-guided mobile … Continue reading OnCell Acquires Competitors My Tours & STQRY

Explore Historic Independence Missouri with City’s Official App

Beacon-Enabled Audio Tour and Exploratory Game Offers Visitors a Unique Glimpse of Pioneer Life The City of Independence Missouri's new mobile app celebrates the city’s unique history–a bustling center which supported pioneers as they started their long journey on the Santa Fe, Oregon, and California Trails during the Westward Expansion of the 1800s. The goal … Continue reading Explore Historic Independence Missouri with City’s Official App

App Spotlight: Cornerstone Sonoma

Self-Guided Tour Allows Visitors to Explore Gardens, Art, & Shops at Cornerstone Sonoma Cornerstone Sonoma is a wine country marketplace featuring a world-class shopping, boutique wineries and tasting rooms, artisanal foods, art-inspired gardens, and is home to Sunset's Gardens + Outdoor Test Kitchen. Located at the gateway of Sonoma and Napa County in California's beautiful Wine Country, Cornerstone … Continue reading App Spotlight: Cornerstone Sonoma

Currier Museum of Art Wins Accessibility Award for Audio Tour

The Currier Museum of Art in Manchester, New Hampshire, was honored with a 2015 Access Award by the New Hampshire Association for the Blind for outstanding accomplishments in accessibility for people with disabilities. The Currier worked closely with the New Hampshire Association for the Blind to launch a mobile tour of collection highlights that includes audio … Continue reading Currier Museum of Art Wins Accessibility Award for Audio Tour

Frontier Homestead State Park Launches TourSphere Mobile Tour

Self-Guided Tour Offers Visitors Detailed History of Museum and Collections Cedar City, UT – Frontier Homestead State Park Museum is excited to announce it has launched a new mobile tour app. The new cell phone audio tour allows park visitors access to significantly more information about artifacts and exhibits, all through their mobile devices. With … Continue reading Frontier Homestead State Park Launches TourSphere Mobile Tour

$49 Do-It-Yourself Audio Guides For Museums, Parks, & Cultural Destinations

OnCell-TourSphere Launches New Product to Help All Organizations Go Mobile PITTSFORD, N.Y., February 24, 2015–OnCell-TourSphere, a leader in the mobile technology space for museums, parks, and cultural destinations, has announced today a new product, a $49 DIY (Do-It-Yourself) Audio Guide that will enable organizations to easily create affordable, engaging audio tours. The New York-based company … Continue reading $49 Do-It-Yourself Audio Guides For Museums, Parks, & Cultural Destinations

Who Should Be Our Narrator?

When developing your mobile tour, there are many ways to make it particularly memorable for your visitors. One is choosing to incorporate audio into the tour in the form of a tour guide or narrator. There are many options for narrating a tour, from a single, anonymous voice to a celebrity to a collection of … Continue reading Who Should Be Our Narrator?

Warm Up from Anywhere with Miami: An Insider’s Walking Tour

Dreaming of a beach vacation as the snow flurries start up and the temperatures drop? If you're booking a ticket to the caliente winter destination of Miami, or if you just want to hide from the driving snow by dreaming about such a vacation, Miami: An Insider's Walking Tour, powered by TourSphere, will give you the local's … Continue reading Warm Up from Anywhere with Miami: An Insider’s Walking Tour

Beantown Mysteries on the Harbor

Want to get the inside story on where the Departed was filmed? Or check out old images of how Boston used to look? If you’re local to Boston, you’ve probably explored the Boston harbor either by sea, or walking along the water and enjoying the beautiful breezy views. But, for those tourists looking to visit … Continue reading Beantown Mysteries on the Harbor

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