The iPad is an ideal tool for field archaeology.

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Wednesday, September 11, 2013

Review of Tour of the Nile [iPad App]


Reviewed by Helen Strudwick (July 2013)

Cite this as: Strudwick, H. (2013). Review of Tour of the Nile [iPad App]. Internet Archaeology 34http://dx.doi.org/10.11141/ia.34.6
Helen Strudwick, Exhibitions Officer, The Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge, UK. Email: hms12@cam.ac.uk
Review of: Petrie Museum's Tour of the Nile app (University College London, 2013 ). Available: https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/tour-of-the-nile/id599949929?mt=8 Free app, released: Feb 12, 2013. Size: 88.7 MB. Version 1.1 released: Jul 2, 2013. Size: 103 MB. See alsohttp://www.ucl.ac.uk/museums/petrie/research/3dpetrie/downloads/
In February 2013, the Petrie Museum released a new iPad app, available for download at no charge from the iTunes App Store. Version 1.1 was released in July 2013. The app is entitled Tour of the Nile and promises 'a virtual journey along the Nile Valley' plus the chance to 'handle' objects through the technology of augmented reality.

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