Neighbours: St. John’s (App)
Neighbours: St. John’s is an app for iOS and Android phones that presents oral histories from the cultural communities of St. John’s, Newfoundland. Produced by Dr. Meghan Forsyth, the app presents a map of downtown St. John’s, with markers indicating culturally significant sites in the city. Using the GPS technology built into every smartphone, the app allows users to create their own walking tour of St. John’s cultural communities. With inspiring stories and beautiful graphics, the app illustrates the diversity of the city in compelling new ways. The app can be downloaded for free at the iOS app store or the Google Play store. You can view a short video about the app here.