With the Guide ID Podcatcher Audio Guide App you are able to take audio tours in various types of heritage sites like museums, galleries, castles and gardens, by using your own Android device. By using the App you use your phone as a guide and you can listen to stories and look at pictures at various sites.
The app contains a list of tours from which you can choose. Once downloaded you can listen to these tours whenever you want and you no longer require an Internet connection. The audio points can be activated via keypad, a QR code or via a displayed list. An up to date list of where audio tours are available can be obtained in the App.
The app requires the following permissions:
Hardware controls: The camera is used to scan QR-codes You can switch between the different speakers of your devices
Network communication: The app checks if you Internet access is switched on The audio tour is downloaded to your device over the Internet
Storage/Development tools: The audio tour is stored on/read from your SD-card
* The screen now remains on while downloading a tour