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New Year, new offices

New Year, new offices

Blog posts   •   Jan 08, 2014 17:59 GMT

We're preparing for a busy year ahead at our new home in Amsterdam.

Talking to the man who creates art and emotions ... from Lego

Talking to the man who creates art and emotions ... from Lego

Blog posts   •   Dec 06, 2013 17:17 GMT

I asked Nathan Sawaya how he produces his world famous Lego art ahead of his exhibition opening in Brussels.

How to... translate

How to... translate

Blog posts   •   Nov 28, 2013 13:23 GMT

Over the next couple of weeks we’re going to be writing some 'how to' posts on creating great content. Having just translated Dr Johnson’s House’s guide into Japanese and Mandarin, we thought that we’d focus on translations this week.

Audio descriptive tour for the visually impaired in Scotland

Audio descriptive tour for the visually impaired in Scotland

Blog posts   •   Nov 13, 2013 17:23 GMT

Emma Thompson, London. Last Friday the John Gray Centre in East Lothian, Scotland, launched an audio descriptive tour for visually impaired visitors.

India arrives at Bozar, at the heart of the EU

India arrives at Bozar, at the heart of the EU

Blog posts   •   Oct 08, 2013 19:25 BST

Nathalie Beeckman, Brussels. The 53rd Europalia is now underway at Bozar, and it's never been more colourful. The Body in Indian Art opened the festival with a bang; and we were on hand to support India's President Pranab Mukherjee and Belgium's King Philippe with audio in English, French, Flemish and for kids. Wonderful!

Building a city tour app - CultureKey Singapore

Building a city tour app - CultureKey Singapore

Blog posts   •   Aug 23, 2013 10:26 BST

Otto Gumaelius, London. Earlier this year we embarked on an exciting app project for the National Heritage Board of Singapore, funded through the Hi²P project. We were tasked with delivering a city tour of Singapore, which you can now download on iOS and Android. Having thoroughly enjoyed working on the project, here are some insights into the ingredients needed for building a city tour app.

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Music to make you better - imagineear in clinical and therapeutic environments

Blog posts   •   Jul 10, 2013 16:10 BST

Amy Carmichael, London. I have recently been privileged to work with an exciting client – the Chelsea and Westminster Hospital's health charity. We have been exploring different ways that digital content, smartphone apps and imagineear’s MPtouch technology can enhance the experience of visitors and patients in health environments. In a word, it's Music that Makes you Better.

Our first MPtouch Tour - at the Heineken Experience!

Our first MPtouch Tour - at the Heineken Experience!

Blog posts   •   Apr 09, 2013 15:50 BST

Eleonore (Noortje) Heijboer, Amsterdam. A Very Important Day today!!!! We launched the Heineken Experience Multimedia tour today on our brand-new MPtouch players: the first tailor-made 5” touch-screen Android tablets purpose-built for the visitor market of museums, attractions, and the like.

Eye to Eye with Frans Hals

Eye to Eye with Frans Hals

Blog posts   •   Apr 04, 2013 22:53 BST

Eleonore (Noortje) Heijboer, Amsterdam, Friday, 22nd March. Oh joy!! I have been waiting eagerly to be ‘Eye to Eye’ onsite with Frans Hals and our multimedia tour – and here I am. Amazing experience; the works are stunning. As advertised, Frans Hals more than stands his ground against Rubens, Rembrandt and Titian.

47% pick-up rate bij de Watteau expositie in Bozar

47% pick-up rate bij de Watteau expositie in Bozar

Blog posts   •   Mar 22, 2013 23:30 GMT

Nathalie Beeckman, Brussel. Bijna één op de twee bezoekers van de Watteau tentoonstelling in Bozar kiest ervoor om onze multimedia tour te nemen: een nagenoeg ongeëvenaard hoogtepunt voor een Belgisch museum.

Un taux de participation de 47% a l'exposition Watteau à Bozar

Un taux de participation de 47% a l'exposition Watteau à Bozar

Blog posts   •   Mar 22, 2013 23:29 GMT

Nathalie Beeckman, Bruxelles. Près de la moitié des visiteurs de l'exposition Watteau à Bozar ont opté pour le guide multimédia : le meilleur résultat jamais obtenu par un musée belge.

What a Show!  47% take-up rate at Bozar's Watteau show

What a Show! 47% take-up rate at Bozar's Watteau show

Blog posts   •   Mar 22, 2013 23:29 GMT

Nathalie Beeckman, Brussels. Almost one in two visitors to Bozar's Watteau exhibition has opted to take our multimedia guide: a high water mark for any museum in Belgium.

MPtouch and mediaPacker team up at Soccerex to play football in Rio

MPtouch and mediaPacker team up at Soccerex to play football in Rio

Blog posts   •   Dec 03, 2012 15:43 GMT

James Dyer, Rio de Janeiro. Taking the message to the new world, braving the beaches and storming the stadia. Well this was the idea behind attending the show at Soccerex in Brazil.

MPtouch pays a visit to Mutec in Leipzig

MPtouch pays a visit to Mutec in Leipzig

Blog posts   •   Nov 29, 2012 13:14 GMT

Andrew Nugée, Leipzig. Home to Europe's largest railway station and host to this year's Mutec museum technology exhibition, Leipzig also offers the prototype MPtouch a chance to get out and about amongst old friends and new acquaintances.

First partners sign up to the imagineear Network

First partners sign up to the imagineear Network

Blog posts   •   Nov 20, 2012 22:08 GMT

Ziv Kushnir, London. There’s a time to plan, and a time to get on and build. And we are delighted to be transitioning from one to the other, as we start to sign up partners to the imagineear Network.

Magic music medicine at the Chelsea and Westminster Hospital

Magic music medicine at the Chelsea and Westminster Hospital

Blog posts   •   Nov 20, 2012 21:40 GMT

Andrew Nugée, London. Our first project with the health sector is underway, and what a great way to start! Not many of us look forward to spending time in hospital, but one London hospital is doing its best to mitigate the experience.

Why we build players.  A personal view.

Why we build players. A personal view.

Blog posts   •   Nov 15, 2012 18:42 GMT

Andrew Nugée, London. For as long as I have been providing handheld media services, people have told me that it is madness to invest in player design and stock. It makes a tonne of sense, this line of argument. And still, over a decade later, we resolutely build players, charging racks, even headsets. So there’s a conundrum. Here’s the conversation I might have with my alter ego.

White Water, Hot Tea.  Interpreting the rumblings from the Middle Kingdom distance

White Water, Hot Tea. Interpreting the rumblings from the Middle Kingdom distance

Blog posts   •   Oct 21, 2012 12:15 BST

Andrew Nugée, London. Prototype assembly stage for our new project out of Shenzhen, China. We're into the last few months, the pieces are slotting together. It's a tense, exciting, time.

Past legends, future signings and perpetual fans: My day filming at Loftus Road

Past legends, future signings and perpetual fans: My day filming at Loftus Road

Blog posts   •   Aug 30, 2012 17:29 BST

Amy Carmichael, London. After a relaxing bank holiday weekend, not everyone looks forward to going back to work on Tuesday. But with a day of filming for our new stadium tour at QPR ahead of me, I suspected that I might be in for a fun day!

May the awards season be upon us

May the awards season be upon us

Blog posts   •   Aug 22, 2012 10:59 BST

Andrew Nugée, London. imagineear enters the award season with much hope and no little trepidation.

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