October 31, 2006

New Map Snapper Technology for Cell Phones

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Researchers at Southampton University have developed a cell phone which incorporates a system called Map Snapper, allowing users to find local points of interest on a map.
Map Snapper processes a photo of a printed map, captured on camera phone, and forwards an interactive version of the same map back to the handset.
Points of interest such [...]