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Pix4D Launches Survey-Grade 3D Modeling on Mobile Devices with RTK Accuracy

Lausanne, Switzerland, [April 27, 2021] – Pix4D, the industry leader in photogrammetry, today announces the commercialization and exclusive worldwide distribution of the viDoc RTK rover, enabling RTK-quality ground-based 3D scanning with iOS mobile phones and tablets via the Pix4Dcatch app . Designed by viGram GmbH., a German company run by professional surveyors, the viDoc RTK […]

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Future iPhones Could Display 3D Images Without ‘Apple Glass’

AppleInsider is supported by its audience and is eligible to earn an Amazon Associate and Affiliate Partner commission on qualifying purchases. These affiliate partnerships do not influence our editorial content. Apple is investigating how to present an Apple AR 3D image on a flat screen, like that of an iPhone or iPad. Just […]

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Why Sonic’s 3D Games Just Can’t Capture the Sega 2D Magic

It’s often taken for granted that 2D Sonic games are better, but on the face of it, there’s no reason the move to 3D should produce failures. It is almost axiomatic that 2D sonic the hedgehog the games are better than the 3D ones. Although the taste is subjective, the only 3D Sonic game generally […]

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Apple wins patent for modeling 3D images of fingers for use in mixed reality headset for in-air gesture recognition

Patent-wise, Apple’s #1 project in 2020 and 2021 has clearly centered around their future mixed reality headset. Today, the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office published an issued patent for Apple relating to 3D modeling of fingers for use in a mixed reality headset (not glasses) for object and gesture recognition. Generation of a 3D model […]