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Talking Street

Talking Street

Infrastructure, application design, Technical Director

Talking Street™ is the brand of the cell-phone-based walking tours in which users dial a number and listen to the histories and stories of selected locations. The development of this project includes the infrastructure, backend database and its applications, and the proprietary IVR-driven (interactive voice response) applications.

Tours cover major cities in the U.S. including New York, Boston, DC, Seattle, Philadelphia, Chicago and CTIA the Wireless Association. Celebrity narrators include Larry King, Paul Sorvino, Steven Tyler and Sigourney Weaver.

Listen to special report on NPR


04/2005

dennis yuen

artist, designer, technologist