Samsung Is Using AR To Help Beachgoers Stay Safe

Samsung Is Using AR To Help Beachgoers Stay Safe
Fitness & Sport

Pocket Patrol utilizes a phone's camera to promote beach safety and educate people about hidden hazards

Emma Hutchings
  • 25 october 2016

Tech company Samsung has developed an app to help beachgoers locate the position of rip currents, submerged rocks, and shallow sandbanks using augmented reality. Pocket Patrol is currently being trialled on selected Sunshine Coast beaches in Australia.

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