Tag: app

Whacy Game app has been released

whacyWhacy Game, the mobile app of Whacy (World Heritage Awareness Campaign for Youth), has been released. The app has been developed by eLab on a mandate of USI UNESCO Chair in ICT to develop and promote sustainable tourism in World Heritage Sites.

Whacy Game is an educational game that allows you to test and improve your knowledge about the UNESCO World Heritage Sites in the region of Southern Africa.

The app is available for iOS and Android and can be downloaded from the following links:


Labs’ Dieta 2015 in Vernazza (Cinque Terre)

dieta2015_2On June 15-16, 2015, the traditional “dieta” of eLab, NewMinE Lab, webatelier.net and UNESCO Chair of USI took place in Vernazza, a village in the “Cinque Terre” (Liguria, Italy).

During the 2-day residential seminar the collaborators of the four labs have worked on several projects:

Look at the dieta 2015 album on our Facebook page.

Mobile app for Monte VeritĂ  published

monte veritĂ The mobile app for the Monte VeritĂ  Foundation, developed by eLab in collaboration with webatelier.net, has been published.

The multimedia guide of the cultural and conference complex of Monte VeritĂ  in Ascona will be presented on Saturday May 30th, during the open day which celebrates the 25th anniversary of the Fondazione Monte VeritĂ .

The guide allows to trace the historical evolution of the site presenting audio, video and text contents, available in four languages (Italian, French, German and English) and for any mobile device. Mediaguide Monte VeritĂ  can be downloaded from Google Play (for Android) and from the App Store (for iOS).

iCorsi2 App

The iCorsi2 app allows students to easily access the iCorsi2 platform through smartphones and tablets.

The iCorsi2 app can be downloaded for free from the App Store (for iOS) and from the Google Play Store (for Android).

USI app

The USI app provides access to services and information about the university campus of Lugano and is available in English and Italian. Through the app you can check the length of the queue to enter the cafeteria (“mensa”) and download the menu, find information about courses, exams and services, search books in the library, find and subscribe for sport activities, and so on. New functionalities will be added in the next releases.

The app is available in the App Store (for iOS) and Google Play (for Android).