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Your iPhone as a 3D scanner

Friday, May 13th, 2011

A week ago, the PHOV team started working on an iPhone App to bring 3D photo scanning services available on Apple’s latest iPhone 4. With its powerful 5-megapixel sensor iPhone 4 is a major improvement over its predecessors, and even more important, became a serious contender to compact cameras you usually carry around. PHOV for [...]

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Virtual Globe on Android

Monday, May 11th, 2009

For some time we wanted to try Gaea+ on a mobile device of some sort. The G-1 phone, featuring the Java-centric Android software stack, OpenGL ES, and a quite fast CPU and GPU, seemed powerful enough for this task. The Android programming model is too different to just port the whole thing in an evening [...]

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Thursday, December 18th, 2008

XLAB has developed Gaea+ (GaeaPlus), a free 3D Virtual World application within the Organization for the Slovene Digitalization. So what’s new? You already have Google Earth? Microsoft Virtual Earth? Even though you can visit the hole world, Gaea+ is focused on Slovenia, with image and terrain data far more exact than any other 3D virtual [...]

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