Nokia developing 3D rival to Google Street View

 作者:左它饰     |      日期:2017-07-18 04:01:00
By Paul Marks CELLPHONE maker Nokia and its mapping division Navteq are developing a rival to Google’s Street View – one that promises full three-dimensional virtual models of cities that could be used as backdrops to computer games. Street View is a collection of 2D panoramic photos snapped on many of the world’s streets. Nokia’s version, by contrast, will offer full 3D rendering of buildings based on a street-level version of laser “radar”, or lidar. “That’s a big difference,” says Ville-Veikko Mattila at the Nokia Research Center in Tampere,