3d mapping

The World As Seen By A Self-Driving Car

The World As Seen By A Self-Driving Car

For self-driving cars to work safely, we need better maps — much better maps. These maps will not only need to know where the roads are. They will need to show real-time details as general as traffic patterns and as specific as the number of centimetres to the curb. They…

This Massage Chair Has Everything But A Happy Ending

This Massage Chair Has Everything But A Happy Ending

This massage chair by Panasonic has everything you’d want. 3D mapping! It creates a map of the body-height, weight, dimensions – and then massages accordingly. There’s even hot stones! It can heat itself up to 42C. Happy endings? Uhm, well…

This Room Is Entirely White

This Room Is Entirely White

What’s the fastest way to reupholster a couch, paint the walls, and otherwise totally change the look of a living room? Some 3D mapping, two projectors and a garish colour scheme were all it took to give this totally blank canvas an infinite variety of interior designs. If creators Mr…