Matterport expands its ecosystem with launch of SDK

Jan. 31, 2018

Matterport’s goal has always been to provide a beautiful, flexible way to present your Matterport Space.
Today, we are taking a step towards extending Matterport’s ecosystem by offering early access to 3D Showcase SDK. Showcase SDK opens doors for talented and passionate third-party developers who are willing to bring creative development solutions for Matterport Spaces consumption which will complement our technology and add value to your business. We will be enabling SDK access for select developers and slowly approving additional development initiatives as we expand. Sign up today!

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Offer Clients A Smoother, More Intuitive Experience with Showcase 3.0

Jan. 10, 2018

Do you want to preview a faster, easier version of 3D Showcase? Our team has recently completed development on the next version 3D Showcase, which offers a simpler, more streamlined user experience. This includes updated navigation controls, additional URL parameters, greater control over the Guided Tour walkthrough, and backend updates to improve the overall end-user experience. Read out blog by Brigitte Cheng, the UX team lead behind the update, to learn more about our design process.

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The National Gallery embrace Matterport 3D virtual tour technology

David Rabee Dec. 14, 2017

The National Gallery has teamed up with Matterport to create a 3D virtual tour / virtual reality experience of its Sainsbury Wing galleries. This 3D immersive experience invites users to tour the National Gallery’s Collection of Early Renaissance art through their PC, mobile or Virtual Reality headset. The full virtual tour, featuring the Sainsbury Wing galleries, was captured using the Matterport 3D Camera.

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Architects are increasing efficiency with easy, affordable reality capture

Joel Garcia Jan. 31, 2018

With a 3D reality capture solution, architects are boosting their revenues and customer experience through faster, easier, more effective workflows. They are achieving greater design accuracies by comparing 3D scans with previous 2D documentation. And all of those resources are reducing return site visits and accomplishing better results in less time.

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Introducing Floor Plan Navigation to Matterport VR Spaces

Dec. 28, 2017

Today Matterport is excited to announce a great new feature for all of our Matterport VR Spaces: Floor Plan Navigation. This feature allows users to quickly and easily navigate across the VR Space — not only from room to room, but also from floor to floor effortlessly. It gives users a true sense of the size and layout of the property they are exploring so they can understand the VR Space as a whole.

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Matterport’s Winter Globetrotter Contest

Dec. 6, 2017

The holiday season is upon us, and it’s a popular time for people to visit family, travel abroad, and explore the world! At Matterport, we take pride in the fact that our 3D technology allows people to experience far-off, distant destinations even from the comfort of their own home. To celebrate the holidays, we’ve created a virtual vacation using some of our favorite Matterport Spaces - captured by you and your peers from around the world. Enter our contest today!

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How to Get the Competitive Edge in Commercial Real Estate

Nov. 3, 2017

The 2017 commercial real estate market has slowed. Whether that’s because the market has been in a frenzied state for the past few years (as many industry experts claim) and a dip was inevitable, or the slowdown is due to other economic or industry forces, it has impacted the bottom line for many brokers and agents. Facing growing competition and reduced customer demand, brokers and agents need to invest in technology and selling strategies that do two main things for prospects – improve speed and convenience.

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2017 Halloween Contest Winners Announced

Oct. 31, 2017

Ever explored a haunted Dollhouse? Matterport held another Spooky Spaces contest this October and we wanted to share the results. Read our blog to learn about and explore the winning Spaces.

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Engage Home Buyers and Sellers with 3D Floor Plan Views

Joel Garcia Oct. 23, 2017

The 3D floor plan is an innovative, intuitive offering that engages home buyers and sellers, offers important details, and satisfies intellectual and emotional decision-making.

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The Incredible Benefits of 3D Scanning a Damaged Home, by Eric Overton, Matterport Service Partner

Oct. 18, 2017

Eric Overton is a Matterport Service Partner in the Houston, Texas who experienced firsthand the terrible impact of Hurricane Harvey. Though the damage was severe, Eric was able to use his Matterport camera to document the conditions of his home to facilitate the insurance claims process. To read about Eric’s experience and to learn more about scanning for insurance purposes, read his blog here.

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