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Tower of Pisa mapped in 3D for the first time

Australian researchers at CSIRO have developed a handheld laser mapping system that has allowed them to create the very first 3D model of the Tower of Pisa's interior.

By September 19, 2013

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Leaning Tower of Pisa 3D-mapped with handheld laser

The Zebedee scanner sways as the user walks, gathering data for a map that can be displayed as a point cloud in a 3D projection room.

By September 17, 2013

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Rome's Colosseum is pulling a Pisa

Ancient amphitheater is leaning, authorities say, with north side more than 15 inches lower than south.

By July 30, 2012

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Queensland police mapping crime scenes with 3D scanner

The Queensland police will be using the CSIRO's Zebedee scanner to map crime scenes in 3D.

By February 17, 2014

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3D-mapping the great indoors with laser scanners, Ep. 138

Australian scientists 3D-map the interior of the Leaning Tower of Pisa. We meet the cutest Little Robot Friends from Canada, and take a ride on the back of a soaring eagle.

By September 23, 2013

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Eyewear shopping app turns your headshot into 3D image

CSIRO's Smart Vision AR tech makes it easy to get a realistic idea of what your next pair of shades will look like on you.

By October 8, 2013

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Crave Ep. 138: 3D-mapping the great indoors with laser scanners

Australian scientists 3D-map the interior of the Leaning Tower of Pisa. We meet the cutest Little Robot Friends from Canada, and take a ride on the back of a soaring eagle.

By September 20, 2013

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Endless Stair: Like stepping into an Escher painting

Call it a stairway to heaven. A towering temporary installation now on display in front of London's Tate Modern is made up of a series of interlocking staircases that veer left and right.

By September 23, 2013

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The next big thing in tech: Augmented reality

The wearable revolution is heading beyond Google Glass, fitness tracking and health monitoring. The future is wearables that conjure up a digital layer in real space to "augment" reality.

By June 7, 2013

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As Apple says sorry, Google Maps gets a little better

Google Maps now comes with new 45-degree imagery for 51 cities, and satellite and aerial imagery has been updated across 112 countries and regions.

By September 28, 2012