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Wayfindr at Shakespeare’s Globe Theatre
During March 2017, Wayfindr carried out its latest audio navigation trial in partnership with Shakespeare's Globe Theatre in central London.
Audio navigation in action for a severely sight impaired user
Today we would like to share with you a video from our recent trial in the Las Arenas Shopping Centre in Barcelona. This shows a severely sight-impaired user using the Wayfindr demo app to find their way around the shopping centre.
Wayfindr’s audio navigation trial at Las Arenas, Barcelona
In November 2017, we carried out an audio navigation trial in the Las Arenas Shopping Centre in Barcelona.
Wayfindr receives £300,000 from Big Lottery Fund to help vision impaired people travel independently
Wayfindr has received £300,000 from the Big Lottery Fund, the largest funder of community activity in the UK, to help transform and further develop our Open Standard by continuing trials in a range of environments across the UK.
Wayfindr Open Standard Used at M-Enabling Summit with Right-Hear
At this year’s M-Enabling summit in Washington DC, the Wayfindr Open Standard for indoor audio navigation was used in the United States for the first time. Right-Hear, an advanced accessibility solution provider and Wayfindr Community Member, was available at the conference venue.
Wayfindr’s Public Transport Hackathon
Over the 21st and 22nd January a group of 30 generous people gave up their weekends to do something that could very well end up benefitting every commuter in London.