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|Google Offers Developers New Smartphone With 3D Sensors For Maps|
| 12:12 pm on Feb 21, 2014 (gmt 0)|
|Google has unveiled a prototype smartphone with "customised hardware and software" that enables it to create 3D maps of a user's surroundings. |
The device's sensors allow it make over 250,000 3D measurements every second and update its position in real-time.
Google said potential applications may include indoor mapping, helping the visually-impaired navigate unfamiliar indoor places unassisted and gaming.
It has offered 200 prototypes to developers keen to make apps for it.Google Offers Developers New Smartphone With 3D Sensors For Maps [bbc.co.uk]Google Offers Developers New Smartphone With 3D Sensors For Maps
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