Three months ago I wrote a post describing the plan that Raúl Roman and I are involved: build an augmented reality interface using PhoneGap. Today, we have uploaded a beta version (0.1.0) of ARviewer-PhoneGap to Android Market. This version works fine and shows the geolocated nodes obtained from libregeosocial server. The next steps are:

  • We test this source code in IOS platform to check the real portability that phoneGap provide us.
  • We plan to add the “tagging mode” with phoneGap to allow tag new nodes/objetcs from the mobile.

Are very very similar the next images, right? Only we have found a critical problem with the refresh of nodes in the WebView using PhoneGap. We will study and analyze this behavior.

 

ARviewer PhoneGap

 

ARviewer Android (native)

 

More info: http://www.libregeosocial.org/node/24

Source Code (GPL): http://git.libresoft.es/ARviewer-phoneGap/

Android Market: https://market.android.com/details?id=com.libresoft.arviewer.phonegap

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2 Comments

Fernando Sambinelli · August 1, 2011 at 5:45 pm

Hi,

You have already implemented portability for iPhone?

Thanks,
Sambinelli

rocapal · August 3, 2011 at 3:23 am

Hi Fernando,

We are developing the portability for iPhone in this moment. I hope to tell you something for September

Regards!

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