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  • Aug 24, 2013 - added a new page with maps and navigation information for the convention site.
  • Aug 23, 2013 - expanded the travel and parking pages.
  • Aug 22, 2013 - you can now access program and other convention information from our mobile applications.
  • Aug 21, 2013 - Press Release #32: LoneStarCon 3 Thanks Publishers for Supporting Public Libraries in San Antonio.
  • Aug 20, 2013 - our interactive program guide is now online, with details of all 945 program items!
  • Aug 20, 2013 - the Pocket Program can now be downloaded in PDF format from the publications page.
  • Aug 20, 2013 - Press Release #31: LoneStarCon 3 Partners with Ustream to Broadcast 2013 Hugo Award Ceremony.
  • Aug 19, 2013 - our Restaurant Guide can now be downloaded from the publications page.
  • Aug 13, 2013 - the overall convention schedule is now available including service hours and program highlights.
  • Aug 12, 2013 - Progress Report 5 is now available.
  • Aug 12, 2013 - there will be a ghost walking tour of San Antonio on the evening of Thursday, August 29.
  • Aug 12, 2013 - our animation program will be showing a wide range of anime and cartoons.
  • Aug 8, 2013 - published initial agenda and materials for the WSFS Business Meeting.
  • Aug 7, 2013 - Press Release #29: LoneStarCon 3 to Feature Author Jay Lake with Film Premiere and Special Exhibit.
  • Aug 1, 2013 - every day is special with our Theme Days in the Exhibit Hall.
  • Aug 1, 2013 - John Hertz will be leading book discussion groups on The Glass Bead Game, Vintage Season, and The Dying Earth. Read them, and then join in!
LoneStarCon 3 Mobile Apps - Frequently Asked Questions

This page holds answers to some Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) about LoneStarCon 3's mobile applications.

Q: Do I have to buy the app from the iTunes Store or Google Play?

A: No. The app is actually embedded in the web pages linked to from our website. Just click on the link and after the app loads, you can begin using it immediately.

Q: Does the app save my schedule selections?

A: Yes. They are stored in your mobile or tablet device, along with the schedule data itself, so you can refer to it even if not connected to the Internet.

Q: Does the app work on my phone? My tablet?

A: Yes! The app is really a web site with embedded software, so any HTML 5 compliant mobile, tablet or computer will work with it.

Q: When I open the Mobile app on my iPhone, all I see is this:

A: You need to disable private browsing. Open System Preferences, tap on Safari, and on the Safari screen, set Private Browsing to OFF: