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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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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The Aftermath of Hurricane Harvey: A 3D virtual peek inside a home after the storm

Sept. 6, 2017

The team at Matterport sends our deepest sympathy to the victims affected by Hurricane Harvey’s devastation and has made a charitable donation to the United Way of Greater Houston in support. While we can only imagine the struggles, sadness, and sorrow of those most affected by the storm, we understand the importance of coming together and rebuilding a community even stronger than the one which stood before it. For those interested in giving to the relief efforts, we’ve highlighted four established and reputable organizations doing good work to help the victims. We encourage you to donate to one of the organizations below or another reputable organization that you are aware of.

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Haiti Communitere and the Uses for Virtual Reality in International Development

May 10, 2016

Kachina Gosselin works at the intersection of engineering and international development. She sees significant potential for a fast, immersive way ...

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Blenheim Palace

Dec. 11, 2015

Explore This! Blenheim Palace was built in the early 18th Century as a gift to John Churchill to celebrate the victory over the French in the War of the Spanish Succession. The palace, one of England’s largest houses, is the principal residence of the dukes of Marlborough and is famously known as the birthplace of Winston Churchill in 1874. ...

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Cat Cafe Purnauskis

Dec. 10, 2015

Explore This! Kissakahvila Purnauskis is Finland’s first “cat cafe” - an eclectic bistro that is also home to a few lovable cats! The cafe invites a friendly and purrrsonable atmosphere, with comfortable open seating to encourage chatter amongst its guests. ...

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Detroit People Mover

Dec. 9, 2015

Explore This! Jump on the Detroit People Mover, a fully-automated light rail system in Michigan’s “Motor City”. The nearly three mile system operates on a single elevated track through downtown Detroit and includes 13 stations, eight of which were built into existing structures. ...

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Zoo Labs

Dec. 8, 2015

Explore This! Turn up the volume and immerse yourself in Zoo Labs, a non-profit music accelerator that invests and explores ...

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Passion Restaurant

Dec. 7, 2015

Explore This! Located in a luxury resort in Punta Cana, Dominican Republic, Passion is a fine dining restaurant that uses local ingredients from the Mexican Caribbean. ...

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XC3 Cross Country Caravan

Dec. 4, 2015

Explore This! Get off the pavement and explore the outback in this rugged Kedron caravan trailer. The XC3 Cross Country was designed to be a lightweight offroad van suitable for adventurous travelers. ...

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Sydney Town Hall

Dec. 3, 2015

Explore This! Renowned for its high Victorian interiors and rich decoration, Sydney Town Hall was daring and technologically innovative when finished in 1889. ...

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Mars Desert Research Station

Dec. 2, 2015

Explore this! The Mars Desert Research Station (MDRS) is a prototype of a habitat for humans to experiment and see what it would be like to work and live on Mars. The station simulates the type of environment that would serve as a main base for months of exploration in the harsh Martian elements. ...

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