Successfully reported this slideshow.
We use your LinkedIn profile and activity data to personalize ads and to show you more relevant ads. You can change your ad preferences anytime.

Case Study - PIRL

Digital R&D Fund for Arts and Culture: Digital Day (Bristol)

Case study: The story of PIRL - a platform to make your own iPhone apps
Jo Reid, Calvium and Clare Reddington, Watershed

For more information visit

  • Login to see the comments

  • Be the first to like this

Case Study - PIRL

  1. 1. Case study: The story of PIRL<br />Clare Reddington (Watershed / iShed) &<br />Jo Reid (Calvium)<br />
  2. 2. Project Overview<br />Watershed, Calvium, Historic Royal Palaces, Bristol Old Vic, Bristol City Council/mShed, TLT, Technology Strategy Board<br />November 2009 - April 2011<br />To extend the markets for mobile content by developing authoring and delivery services that make it easy to build and deliver context-based mobile applications.<br />
  3. 3. Why work with artists?<br />Positive creative tension<br />
  4. 4. Overview of technology work packages<br />WP2:online editing tools<br />WP4:mobile phone apps<br />WP7:pilots<br />WP6:commerce& DRM<br />WP5:digital rights<br />WP3: back-end services(storage, transcoding, publishing...)<br />
  5. 5. Online editor<br />
  6. 6. Project outcomes<br /><ul><li>The project has successfully:
  7. 7. Developed a technology platform for creating, publishing, delivering and experiencing context-based mobile media
  8. 8. Enabled partners to explore, demonstrate and deploy pilot projects
  9. 9. Provided a foundation for commercial exploitation</li></ul>“This is one of the best projects I have dealt with either under IST, DTI or TSB systems. The project knew what it wanted to achieve from inception, and has maintained that momentum throughout...” TSB Reviewer<br />Text<br />