News and Blog
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. We will be using National Lottery funding to help transform and further develop our Open Standard by continuing trials in a range of environments (such as transport, shopping centres, and hospitals) 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 Open Standard update – Candidate Recommendation 1.0
We are pleased to announce that we have now released the next version of the Open Standard - Candidate Recommendation 1.0. It is ready for you to view and download on our site.
The Wayfindr Open Standard Is Here
We have just launched the first working draft of the Wayfindr Open Standard. This is the world’s first standard for audio wayfinding using wireless technology, along with a demonstration mobile app.
Creating the Open Standard
This blog post describes the guiding principles for the Open Standard development process.
Announcing the Wayfindr Standard
Why we are building the Wayfindr Open Standard