After spending some months with concept, design, and app development (thx to our partners in crime at we are now beta testing Lingscape, our mobile research and teaching tool for the study of linguistic landscapes. The app will be available for free in the Apple and Google app stores soon.

The idea behind the app is to engage with the crowd in a joint research process to combine aspects of science communication with a crowdsourcing approach to data collection and analysis. If you are interested in our project, just check out our project website with Twitter updates and further information about the app: