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Apple details new AR experiences with Location Anchors in ARKit 4

Apple details new AR experiences with Location Anchors in ARKit 4

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"Place AR experiences at specific places" What you need to know Apple has detailed some of the changes coming to ARKit 4. It shows how developers can use the new framework to create new AR experiences for iPhone and iPad users. One feature includes AR experiences anchored to a location. Apple has detailed its changes to ARKit 4 in a new developer news release, including a new Location Anchors feature. Apple announced ARKit as one of its new developer frameworks at WWDC 2020 this week. From the release: ARKit 4 on iPadOS introduces a brand-new Depth API, creating a new way to access the detailed depth information gathered by the LiDAR Scanner on iPad Pro. Location Anchoring leverages the higher resolution data in Apple Maps to place AR experiences at a specific point in the world in your iPhone and iPad apps. And support for face tracking extends to all devices with the Apple Neural Engine and a front-facing camera, so even more users can experience the joy of AR in photos a...