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Calvium are flying the nest and heading to a new abode…

Alumni: Charlie Harman,

August 2014 was our last month working from the Pervasive Media Studio in The Watershed, Bristol. After almost five glorious and happy years working from the Studio, we have outgrown the nest and have had to make the difficult decision to move into our own dedicated office. The Pervasive Media…

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Discover Hidden Florence with Giovanni!

Alumni: Charlie Harman,

Here at Calvium, we are thrilled to have developed the Hidden Florence app, an AppTrail that transports you into the shoes of Giovanni – a 1490s wool worker. Become immersed within renaissance Florence as you delve into the spots most tourists ignore. With the Hidden Florence app you can navigate the streets…

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Hayle Churks is a winner!

Alumni: Charlie Harman,

We were very happy to hear the good news from the creators of the Hayle Churks app, which was built using our DIY app making platform AppFurnace, that they have won The Collection Trust Award! The ‘Hayle Churks’ app is free and published on iTunes. Memories are triggered automatically as…

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Marking the centenary of WW1: Bristol 2014 app

Alumni: Charlie Harman,

At Calvium we are very honoured to have developed the ‘Great War Stories‘ app with Bristol 2014, which celebrates for centenary of WW1. The summer of 2014 marks 100 years since the start of world war one. Events countrywide are taking place to commemorate all those involved in the war…

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Go Inside The Superstorm Hurricane Sandy With The Boardwalk App

Alumni: Charlie Harman,

  Calvium are delighted to announce the launch of Boardwalk Stories from Sandy, an innovative seaside boardwalk AppTrail that provides listeners with a one-of-a-kind audio experience while they stroll along the boardwalk in New Jersey, USA. It is our first US AppTrail and marks a successful trans-atlantic collaboration, made possible by our…

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Bristol Suspension Bridge 150th Anniversary App

Alumni: Charlie Harman,

How much do you know about the Clifton Suspension Bridge? It’s one of Bristol’s most famous landmarks, over 4 million vehicles pass over it each year and it’s been at the epicentre of many important cultural events; including the last flight of concord and the passing of the olympic torch….

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Soundscapes Landscapes: Onassis AppTrail

Alumni: Charlie Harman,

By Charlie Harman   “Behind the reality of the city before you, another dimension lies concealed in rich sounds and images that will transform a simple city walk into an interactive artistic experience.” We have recently been working on an AppTrail for Onassis cultural center in Athens, Greece.  Soundscapes Landscapes offers…

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We’re nominated for a Bristol Post Business Award!

Alumni: Charlie Harman,

We are extremely proud to announce that we have been nominated for a 2014 Bristol Post Business Award. 2014 sees the introduction of the new category, “Best Creative/Technological Business Award” which we are thrilled to nominated in. The awards will be handed out at a gala dinner on Wednesday, June 25…

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ControlZAPP – Control lighting from your smartphone!

Alumni: Charlie Harman,

We have recently been working with DANLERS Limited to create an app which can allow a user to set up and control lighting within a space via their smartphone.   DANLERS Limited manufacture a vast range of energy-saving lighting controls and controls for heating, ventilation and air conditioning.ControlZAPP is the latest addition to their…

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Celebrating the Tour de France in Cambridge with Cycle of Songs

Alumni: Charlie Harman,

Calvium is extremely excited to be the chosen app developers working once again with Pilot Theatre and starting a new relationship with Historyworks to produce Cycle of Songs: an audio map of Cambridge devised by Helen Weinstein from her idea for a walking sound poem, funded by Arts Council England, a commission managed by…

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