Blog

Multitouch Platforms

By: Dr Lynda Kelly, Category: At The Museum, Date: 19 Sep 2011

Here's the lattest on multitouch technology.

Surviving Australia

Carl Bento © Australian Museum

Multitouch is becoming big business for museums. Technology that enables users to navigate and/or add content on a giant table is a trend that won't go away. Couple that with gesture-based computing and anything is possible.

This post, Thin Film Transforms Any Surface Into a Massive Multitouch Screen, gives an insight into how to creat touchscreens in a flash - and no computer required!

The large touch table highlighting dangerous animlas in Surviving Australia is the most poprular and remebered feature in the whole exhibition. So much so, that we made an app out of it - DangerOz! Go here for more...