UncategorisedIntroducing the winners of the WRLD Challenge19th February 2018 by WRLD TeamWRLD recently hosted a global challenge for developers to create the most useful application or immersive experience using any of the WRLD SDKs. The contest started on October 1st, 2017 and ran till January 5th, 2018. WRLD received a great response to the challenge, from ...read more!
Smart BuildingsHow to use WRLD Map Design Tools23rd January 2018 by WRLD TeamOur Map Design tools allow anyone to visualize their world better through creating custom 3D maps of their locations, without extensive coding. Your indoor or outdoor maps are full of location-rich and real-time content that you can manage and share through a powerful and user-friendly ...read more!
UnityCinematic storytelling in AR using WRLD 3D maps and Unity7th December 2017 by WRLD TeamWhen you think of Augmented Reality (AR), you may not think of the movies, yet, but AR is becoming an emerging format for building and sharing new or reimagined worlds. With cinematic storytelling in AR, individual separation from screen to user dissolves so that both ...read more!
UnityBuild a Science Fiction Fantasy World using the WRLD Unity SDK8th November 2017 by WRLD TeamWRLD 3D maps provide a base platform to build location-based applications, create games, or visualize spatial data. However, WRLD is much more than just a 3D map; the platform core provides a fully built 3D representation of the world, an environment in which the possibilities ...read more!
Open SourceState of the Map US 201731st October 2017 by WRLD TeamWe had the pleasure of attending State of the Map 2017 this year, the OpenStreetMap communities’ annual U.S. conference to talk open source mapping and data, and of course celebrate community achievements. The event offered a rare chance to connect with mappers, businesses, GIS specialists, ...read more!
Smart WorkplaceHow can businesses benefit from Digital Twin technology?24th October 2017 by WRLD TeamAlthough the term Digital Twin was first established in 2002, elements of the technology have in fact been around for quite some time. It’s the growth in IoT (Internet of Things) technology in recent years that has brought Digital Twin to the fore, and enabled ...read more!
Map DataCreating a 3D Map of the World20th October 2017 by liz pruttingCreating 3D maps at scale WRLD has been creating a 3D map of the world since 2010. Our mapping platform streams from the cloud in real-time to users globally on mobile, web, desktop, VR or AR apps. Our proprietary technology procedurally renders GIS and other ...read more!
Augmented Reality3D Maps and Augmented Reality Discussion with Sky News11th October 2017 by liz pruttingWe met with Sky News Swipe last month to talk about the future of augmented reality and digital maps. We discussed (alongside Facebook Live viewers as well) why using our mapping platform technology in augmented reality excites us and our partners. Note, our mapping platform ...read more!