A hundred years on the 2020s promises a similar period of integration. The 2nd mobile decade will be the time when this technology moves from being a phenomena in its own right to simply being an accepted and expected part of our lives and the products we rely on.
The first mobile decade of the "20teens" was defined by technological advances. The 2020s will be shaped more by how these technologies are customised and adapted into everyday functional settings.
The opportunity for interpretation and visitor orientation product is to proactively embrace this new operational paradigm.
The blog articles below explore some of the ways nature tourism providers can imbibe the spirit of Bauhaus integration. Form following function and the user experience (UX) as the foundation of the product solutions delivered will be the defining characteristics of the second mobile decade.
Expanding from a binary to a digital ecosystem model presents an array of opportunities. These can provide a more nuanced and adaptable platform upon which to explore further areas of digital integration in the second mobile decade.
User Experience (UX) heritage interpretation focusses on the totality of the visitor experience – not just the component part that is traditionally dedicated to intepretive media.
Developing multi-lingual and multi-cultural interpretive and visitor orientation platforms is an emerging field. Today traditional models of communicating with visitors to natural areas are being challenged by technological innovation.