Walk the World

Walk the World

Mount Rainier
Como, Italy
Grand Canyon with keyboard/voice search function
Predefined vista menu
In app help screen

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Navigation & maps

About Walk the World

View ANY PLACE in the world in 3D, either with HoloLens or your immersive headset! Shows OpenStreetMap and 4 other Bing and Google Maps on the floor. You can navigate by walking over it (or teleport if your are using Mixed Reality). The map will recenter on you if you walk too far from the center. Zoom in, zoom out switch between 2D and 3D, and move to other places by voice commands or via your controller. Also includes 10 predefined vistas of famous places.

Tap the map anywhere to get the address of the location you tapped on.
Press Controller pad up for zoom in, down for zoom out. Vista menu is under menu button. Grab button will show a keyboard with speech recognition to navigate around.
In-app help screen for available speech commands.

Demo movie for immersive headsets: https://youtu.be/YvLUVL1f-A0
Demo movie for HoloLens: https://youtu.be/xKUcntR5TLY

Key features

  • Shows the whole world's geography (bar the poles) in 3D
  • Supports multiple map types: OpenStreetMap, Bing and Google
  • Runs both on HoloLens and Immersive Headsets