Personal tour guide
Layar is a free Augmented Reality app for iPhone and Android smart phones. Layar will use your camera to display layer specific information about your surroundings via a transparent filter.
Why it matters
Adopted and adapted by tourism boards all over Europe, this app is the ultimate tourist guide. Will apps like this one-day replace traditional tour guides and books as people can carry their own personal tour guide in their pocket for free?
18. August 2010
“Vodafone Village” will be the new innovative, eco-technological Vodafone headquarters in Milan. Solar energy panels, advanced cement that kills pollutants in the air and expansive windows to maximise natural light will all contribute to reducing Vodafone’s environmental impact.
The Vodafone Booster Brolly uses a clever combination of high gain antenna and low power signal repeater to catch radio waves from a Vodafone transmitter.