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Hit the Road: Fingal

Submitted by Commutable Ltd. last modified Thu, 22 Mar 2012 13:51:10 GMT.

URL: http://fingal.hittheroad.ie


Overview

Hit the Road for Fingal is a web and mobile-accessible application built to help tourists and members of the local community to find their way around the Fingal area. The application uses data sets from Fingal County Council to display the locations of local amenities and services in various categories: arts centres, beaches, burial grounds, cinemas, county council offices, disabled parking spaces, Garda stations, health centres, leisure & sports centres, libraries, recycling facilities and schools. Each of these data sets is plotted on an interactive map and can be easily toggled on and off, allowing the user to explore one or multiple data sets at once. Additional information about certain facilities is available: for example, whether a recycling point accepts cans, glass or textiles.

Underlying all of this is a public transport journey planner, supporting route-finding across Dublin Bus, DART, Swords Express coach services and the Luas in Dublin centre. The user can select any start and end point in Dublin County to get directions between those two points, including accurate realtime arrival information for each mode of transport. The user's current location is shown on the map, and directions can be found to each of the local amenities and services, encouraging exploration and engagement in the community.

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A Day Out in Fingal

Submitted by Francisco Dominguez last modified Thu, 22 Mar 2012 10:57:04 GMT.

Day Out in Fingal is a web app made available for Fingal citizens to easily find which parks, pitches and playgrounds are in the area, and details in the facilities that each of them provide.

A Day Out in Fingal

Submitted by Francisco Dominguez last modified Thu, 22 Mar 2012 10:57:21 GMT.

Day Out in Fingal is a web app made available for Fingal citizens to easily find which parks, pitches and playgrounds are in the area, and details in the facilities that each of them provide.

Castle Master

Submitted by Gofran Shukair, Lukasz Porwol last modified Thu, 22 Mar 2012 11:37:26 GMT.

Castle Master is a joyful way of gaining knowledge about heritage and ancient castles in Fingal County. It adopts an informal learning approach by delivering the information through a mobile game. The challenges incorporated in the game aims to motivate learning through correctly answering questions that reflect the richness of these historical monuments and incentivise players to visit the castles. The gameplay involves arcade and multimedia attractions.

Discover Fingal

Submitted by Visit Skerries last modified Thu, 22 Mar 2012 11:37:39 GMT.

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Discover Fingal (Sustainable Enterprise Category)

Submitted by Visit Skerries last modified Thu, 22 Mar 2012 11:37:51 GMT.

See Brochure and Overview

Dublin Parking

Submitted by Ceall O'Dunlaing (ceall.com) last modified Thu, 22 Mar 2012 11:38:06 GMT.

This was an app I had envisaged would help drivers with accessability difficulties plan their route in the greater Dublin area. It was devloped using phonegap which enables simultaneous deployment in multiple platforms.

Explore Fingal

Submitted by Liam Cantwell, Paul Holthues, James Cantwell last modified Thu, 22 Mar 2012 11:38:20 GMT.

The idea behind the explorefingal app was to build a game that would encourage people to visit local places of interest. When starting a new game the player selects the categories they are interested in visiting.

Fingal Access Database (FAD)

Submitted by Ceall O'Dunlaing (ceall.com) last modified Thu, 22 Mar 2012 11:38:35 GMT.

A directory of disability services available throughout the Dublin Fingal area. You can call up the phone numbers, emails, and websites directly. Future versions will contain updated data periodically.

Fingal Access Database (FAD)

Submitted by Ceall O'Dunlaing (ceall.com) last modified Thu, 22 Mar 2012 13:49:59 GMT.

Fingal Day Tripper

Submitted by David McNamara last modified Thu, 22 Mar 2012 11:39:37 GMT.

It is common for families to take a day trip on the weekend to local attractions such as beaches, parks, castles and other amenities. This can, however, be a stressful time for the parents, due to having to organise the children, lunches, equipment, etc. A further headache is having to organise driving directions for the day, especially if the trip is to a new location.

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