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Google has developed an application that allows us to maintain social distance

June 1, 2020

Sodar also uses the smartphone camera and creates a circumference of two meters using augmented reality.

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Google has developed an application that allows us to maintain social distanceGoogle has developed an application that allows us to maintain social distance


We will certainly not be the same and we still have a long way to go regarding the COVID 19 pandemic. This time Google He created an application that helps us maintain social distance, and given the beginning of the “New Normal” in Mexico, we found it very useful.

Evenis the technology giant’s new tool that uses augmented reality to mark a distance of two meters between us (ours) Smartphone) and other people, we can use the screen to measure the correct physical distance that we have to cover in these times.

To make it work, all we have to do is enter and calibrate the platform by pointing our cell phone camera at the floor. We will know that it will be ready when the app shows us the circle or white ring of virtual reality on the phone screen.

The company presented this new application to us through a tweet from the account of Experiments with Google what does it say:: “”Sodar: Use WebXR to visualize the patterns of social distancing around you. Use Sodar to create an augmented reality ring with a radius of two meters around you on compatible mobile devices. “