Museums

07.10.14
Elon Musk pledges $1 million to help build Nikola Tesla Museum
07.10.14

Elon Musk pledges $1 million to help build Nikola Tesla Museum

Nikola Tesla just scored a very generous birthday present. The "father of electricity" was born 15...

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02.06.14
One of London's oldest museums will offer 'After Dark' tours via robot
02.06.14

One of London's oldest museums will offer 'After Dark' tours via robot

We've seen telepresence robots used by everyone from doctors to check on remote patients to a stud...

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01.15.14
Louvre HD: Tour the world's great art from your iOS device
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01.15.14

Louvre HD: Tour the world's great art from your iOS device

Louvre HD (US$1.99) is a beautifully done app that takes you on a virtual tour of one of the greates...

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05.20.13
Google's Field Trip app gets you into 13 museums for free right now
05.20.13

Google's Field Trip app gets you into 13 museums for free right now

Museum buffs and tourists might want to download Google's Field Trip app right now. As we've told...

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05.20.13
Google's Field Trip app granting free admission to 13 museums (update: now 23)
05.20.13

Google's Field Trip app granting free admission to 13 museums (update: now 23)

While Google's Field Trip app may find attractions off the beaten path, it's been up to users to f...

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09.09.12
Space Shuttle Endeavour hitching a ride atop a 747 to its new home on September 17
09.09.12

Space Shuttle Endeavour hitching a ride atop a 747 to its new home on September 17

Space Shuttles Discovery and Enterprise have already settled into their new homes, and now Endeavo...

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07.26.12
Second Story uses Kinect for augmented shopping, tells us how much that doggie is in the window (video)
07.26.12

Second Story uses Kinect for augmented shopping, tells us how much that doggie is in the window (video)

Second Story isn't content to leave window shoppers guessing at whether or not they can afford tha...

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07.10.12
Google Maps adds floor plans and walking directions for 20 US museums
07.10.12

Google Maps adds floor plans and walking directions for 20 US museums

Getting lost can be half the fun of any leisurely museum excursion, but if you'd prefer to navigat...

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03.24.11
KonnectUs cloud-based software makes easy cross-platform sharing a reality, we swoon (video)
03.24.11

KonnectUs cloud-based software makes easy cross-platform sharing a reality, we swoon (video)

Last year, we expressed a yearning for something we called the Continuous Client that would allow u...

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