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Beacons and Butterflies – a new app for the Botanic Garden

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When the National Botanic Garden contacted us about their new exhibit for the 2016 Summer Season we got all in a flutter!  They needed a mobile app that could deliver digital content to visitors as they explore their new Butterfly House. Called Plas Pilipala, the Garden’s Butterfly House has an average temperature of 26°C and humidity of 98%, so it was quite a challenging environment for beacons! They also had a tight deadline to reach for their official opening on 25th July 2016. The Garden’s team wanted us to help…read more

Tutorial: Create Before & After images for your mobile app

Posted by in Locly Native Tutorials

Before & After images, where you swipe a finger across the app screen to blend between two images, can be a simple yet very effective addition to your proximity mobile app. Commonly used by Locly users to illustrate how an object or place has changed over time, these images can be used in almost any instance to show contrast and/or transformation. This quick tutorial shows you how you can easily add a Before & After image card to your app: Step 1: Creating the Before & After card Login to your Locly Native App Builder Desktop…read more