Saturday, December 27, 2014
Search
  
Submit your own News for
inclusion in our Site.
Click here...
Breaking News
Kodak To Debut Android Mobile Devices at CES 2015
Panasonic at CES 2015
LG To Make Intelligent Camera System For Mercedes-Benz
ASUS Announces Strix 2 Gaming Headset
Xbox Live and PlayStation Network Down
Vaio to Compete Against Sony
IHI and Toshiba to Demo Ocean Current Power Generation System
Fujitsu Signs Collaborative Research Agreements with Medical Research Institutions
Active Discussions
video card
Cable Modem, split to Tv.
Digital Audio Extraction and Plextools
Will there be any trade in scheme for the coming PSP Go?
Hello, Glad to be Aboard!!!
Best optical drive for ripping CD's? My LG 4163B is mediocre.
Hi All!
cdrw trouble
 Home > News > Mobiles > Nokia A...
Last 7 Days News : SU MO TU WE TH FR SA All News

Wednesday, May 22, 2013
Nokia Adds LiveSight Tool To Here Maps


Nokia has updated its Here Maps on Windows Phone devices that integrates its augmented reality LiveSight location app.

LiveSight was previously available on the Here City Lens app - an app that uses Nokia's mapping data to provide an overlay of key sights within the frame of the device's lens. Using the phone's camera viewfinder, Nokia City Lens provides an augmented reality overlay view of buildings and instantly highlights places of interest.

LiveSight is a collection of mechanisms:

- 3D sight interface: buildings are detected by our collection technologies with high accuracy and feeling of depth
- Line of sight: with the line of sight view, only POIs in sight are displayed
- Freeze frame: save a live view to inspect the city without having to hold the camera pointed at the target

The app lets people see which direction they're facing by tapping the LiveSight icon in Here Maps and panning around to reveal the location of things like shops and restaurants.

This new technology is going to address everyday actions like finding a store indoor, finding your friends in a crowd or your parked car.



"We've all been there - trying get to where we are going by following that dot on our phones; you take a few steps in one direction to see if the dot moves where it should; with LiveSight you can orient yourself by simply lifting up your phone and looking through the camera view finder and find your destination whether it is right in front of you or three blocks away" said Peter Skillman, head of UX Design for HERE.

LiveSight works only with Windows 8 devices with a compass and is available at the Windows Store


Previous
Next
New Intel CEO Shakes Up Company        All News        Sony To Implement New Strategy to Enhance Group's Value
Apple Adds Galaxy S4 To Patent Infrigment Battle With Samsung     Mobiles News      Samsung Set to Buy Stake in Rival Pantech

Get RSS feed Easy Print E-Mail this Message

Related News
Lumia 635 Comes to Boost Mobile, Virgin Mobile USA and Sprint
Nokia's First Brand-licensed Product Is The N1 Android Tablet
Nokia Teases With Mysterious New Product
Nokia Brand May Return In The Future: CEO
Microsoft's First Nokia-free Lumia Coming Next Week
Lumia 635 Coming to Cricket Wireless
Lumia 830 Coming to AT&T With Free Fibit Flex
Microsoft To Keep Nokia Brand For Low-end Smartphones
New Portable Power Charger For Microsoft Phones
Nokia 130 Coming To Stores
Microsoft To Drop The Nokia Branding
New Updates for The Nokia X2

Most Popular News
 
Home | News | All News | Reviews | Articles | Guides | Download | Expert Area | Forum | Site Info
Site best viewed at 1024x768+ - CDRINFO.COM 1998-2014 - All rights reserved -
Privacy policy - Contact Us .