Allin Interactive Unveils Microsoft Surface Applications at SeaTrade Miami
Purpose-driven applications for the cruise ship environment integrate with Allin’s Interactive Television services
The Allin Interactive business unit of Allin Corporation, based in
The new cruise ship applications, scheduled for deployment in
Allin’s “Port Information and Shore Excursions” application allows onboard guests to have fun investigating the ports-of-call on their voyage, booking shore excursions, and learning about highlighted port restaurants, port shopping, and special points-of-interest. Shore excursion purchase transactions are immediately posted to passenger accounts for ticketing fulfillment.
“The Port Information and Shore Excursions application also opens new opportunities for cruise lines to generate incremental advertising and sponsorship revenue from port destinations,” added Mr. Blair. “This will complement and enhance the onboard advertising programs that are currently offered to port retailers and restaurants.”
Allin’s “Ship Highlights” application presents guests with all of the onboard venues, amenities and entertainment and allows guests to discover these highlights in a fun and interactive fashion. Passengers can request to be contacted regarding a specific topic, and appropriate onboard personnel are immediately notified of the requests.
Microsoft Surface uses a camera-based system that lets users “grab” digital content with their hands and manipulate it in an easy and intuitive way through simple hand gestures and touches.
The SeaTrade Cruise & Shipping Conference is celebrating its 25th Anniversary as the premier international conference and exhibition serving the cruise industry. The conference is
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Allin Corporation is a leading provider of solutions-oriented application development and systems integration services, specializing in interactive media and Microsoft-based technologies. Leveraging its experience in these areas, Allin works with clients through a disciplined project delivery framework to ensure that solutions are delivered on time and on budget. Delivering services through the trade names Allin Interactive, Allin Consulting and the CodeLab Technology Group, the Company maintains offices in
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