audio guide app in livecode?

Peter M. Brigham, MD pmbrig at gmail.com
Thu Sep 8 17:31:22 EDT 2011


On Sep 8, 2011, at 5:02 PM, stephen barncard wrote:

> could one stay on the line, or did a person have to redial every time?

As I recall, I could stay on the line.

> very clever. I wonder what the user limit is? The system would need a rotary
> bank of virtual phone numbers - an exchange or sub-exchange.
> 
> it could be done with Skype-In numbers...
> 
> On 8 September 2011 13:38, Peter M. Brigham, MD <pmbrig at gmail.com> wrote:
> 
>> I was at a museum in the Boston area a while back and they had an
>> interesting solution. You call a number on your phone, and the audio menu
>> invites you to enter a number (posted next to each picture), and then you
>> hear the commentary on that particular picture. Simple, low-tech, doesn't
>> even require a smart phone. Only requires a cellular phone connection, which
>> might be a deal-killer for larger museums with internal rooms that are out
>> of cellular signal range. Still, I thought it was pretty clever.

-- Peter

Peter M. Brigham
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