3D Wireframe Navigation on a Cellphone3D Wireframe Navigation on a CellphoneMobile 3D wireframe navigation

Ed Steele March 22, 2004 2

Two Japanese companies have announced a navigation system for 3G GPS phones with the ability to show a radar-like display of close friends and points of interest. The display switches to a wireframe mode, similar to the old Battlezone game, when you get within 50 meters of your destination. Via Dottocomu

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  1. The Gadgets Weblog March 22, 2004 at 8:56 am -

    3d Navigation

    Sure, once in a while when I travel, I’d get good use out of this sort of thing, but mostly, I think it’d only be used for the “wow, that’s so cool!” factor. Nice to see the envelope of possibilities…

  2. whizzbang March 22, 2004 at 2:06 pm -

    Just when I had gotten my Mum sending SMS messages….