How to navigate with the AR mode in Google Maps to find your way


Publication Title
Digital Trends
Publication/Creation Date
August 8 2019
Creators/Contributors
Julian Chokkattu (creator)
Google Inc. (contributor)
Media Type
Web Series
Persuasive Intent
Information
Description
Julian Chokkattu from Digital Trends demonstrates the new augmented reality navigation feature from Google. It uses maps and street view and is only available for walking mode. You begin by entering a destination and then scanning the area using your phone's camera. A virtual marker will then pop up to point you in the direction of your destination. The beta version was only available on Google Pixels smartphones.
HCI Platform
Carryables
Discursive Type
Inventions
Location on Body
Hand
Marketing Keywords
Google, Google Maps, Google Pixel
Source
https://www.digitaltrends.com/mobile/how-to-use-ar-mode-google-maps/

Date archived
April 27 2020
Last edited
May 11 2020
How to cite this entry
Julian Chokkattu. (August 8 2019). "How to navigate with the AR mode in Google Maps to find your way". Digital Trends. Designtechnica Corporation. Fabric of Digital Life. https://fabricofdigitallife.com/index.php/Detail/objects/4431