Google's 'Project Tango' smartphone is loaded with 3D sensors to map your surroundings

By Shawn Knight
Feb 21, 2014
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  1. Google just released a new 5-inch Android-based smartphone prototype called Project Tango. Unlike other handsets already on the market, Project Tango is equipped with multiple Kinect-style 3D sensors that, with the help of some other components, can track motion and...

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  2. Kibaruk

    Kibaruk TechSpot Paladin Posts: 2,008   +323

    This sounds amazing, I work IT in a mining company and already thought about 6 processes this kind of technology could help.
    Jad Chaar and H3llion like this.
  3. MilwaukeeMike

    MilwaukeeMike TS Evangelist Posts: 2,612   +1,008

    The first app I'd like to see on a phone with an infrared camera is one that helps me find where heat is leaking out of my house.
  4. Jad Chaar

    Jad Chaar TS Evangelist Posts: 6,471   +962

    Yeah I can see this technology being used in a variety of ways.

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