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Firefighters use Augmented Reality in CA

Firefighters use Augmented Reality in California

Firefighters use Augmented Reality in CA

Here is a news article featuring AR in connection with contextual mapping. The Firefighters use Augmented Reality in CA battle.

CEO and co-founder Adam Kaplan, EdgyBees, provides a contextual mapping to distributed teams to manage blazes.

Firefighters use Augmented Reality in CA

Firefighters use Augmented Reality in CA

 

 

 

https://www.zdnet.com/video/vr-ar-and-mr-whats-the-difference/

 

 

“The unique nature of fighting fires necessitates the use of knowing the precise locations of teams, equipment, and potential hazards,” he told me. “EdgyBees augments live video feeds with geo-information layers, including maps, building layouts, points of interest, user-generated markers, and more data layers that provide visual context and operational intelligence.”

According to Kaplan, the technology can be conceptualized by imagining a sports broadcaster chalking up a play on the screen. EdgyBees permits the relay of information like that between parties, effectively acting as a two-way radio for visual information.

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