Roman Ruins iPad App

Historvius (a travel company focused on historic sites) recently launched a new iPad app that explores Roman Ruins. The app features more than 100 individual Roman sites from around the world, and includes more than 1,500 images, Google Streetviews of select sites, and 3D aerial views. Users can browse the app by site name, country, …

VRC Has New Adapter to Project from iPad Mini!

No small deal about it: the VRC now has a new adapter to project from an iPad Mini in CWAC classrooms. The HDMI adapter allows for picture and sound projection. To reserve this adapter or others, please contact the VRC at visualresources@uchicago.edu. For more information, please see our page on Classroom Technology.  

Black Odyssey Remixes: A Romare Bearden iPad App

To accompany the new show from the Smithsonian’s Traveling Exhibition Service, “Romare Bearden: A Black Odyssey,” an interactive iPad app has been created to allow users to remix Bearden’s Odyssey collages. The app also allows users to incorporate music in their collage. From the app description: In 1977, Romare Bearden created a series of collages …