KonnectedArt is an innovative way to cater the next generation audience with technology and entertainment together. Once a visitor enters the museum with the app installed on their smartphones; near every famous artefact, a push notification is sent to the smartphone to enable the visitor to gain much more knowledge through audio and video guides. It also provides other facts related to the exhibit in the form of multimedia like pictures too. We can say that KonnectedArt is a docent for every visitor.
BLUETOOTH LOW ENERGY IN KONNECTED ART
KonnectedArt is a Piece of Hardware, Size of which can vary based on range & battery size, but is usually like a small cheese cube. Basically it transmits Low Energy Signals with Bluetooth 4.0 protocol. It has a range of sending signals up to 400 meters. (Effectively around 50 meters). Smartphones / SmartOS and Beacons are the best dual technology advancements that could ever happen. Smartphone with an app can receive this signals and can trigger action accordingly.