A Secret App 'Indoor Survey' Found On Apple App Store

Posted: Nov 2 2015, 11:26am CST | by , Updated: Nov 2 2015, 9:54pm CST, in News | Apple

A Secret App 'Indoor Survey' Found On Apple App Store

The new App from Apple helps you measure interior space of a building using your iPhone.

Apple, just a week ago launched a first-party application called Indoor Survey. The new app permits its users to guide and map out the interior space of a building just by using their iPhone.

The app was launched very silently and without any official announcement. “Indoor Survery” was found by designer Steve Troughton-Smith yesterday evening.

The app particularly uses radio frequencies with the iPhone's various sensor data to effectively map an entire interior location.

The application, on the other hand, doesn't give off an impression of being totally useful for the time being.

At the point when prompted with Indoor Survey's home menu, subsequent to entering an Apple ID and password, users will be met with an Authorization Failed message and be banished from further getting to the application's recommended indoor mapping abilities.

The app is additionally specified on a banner inside of Apple Maps Connect after logging in, requesting that users sign up to the indoor mapping activity if they have a venue with a bunch of characteristics Apple is searching for.

The new application is expected to be the result of Apple's purchase of WifiSLAM in 2013.

The indoor area company had built up a route for an app to recognize somebody's location inside of a building using Wi-Fi signals, which is by all accounts comparable to Indoor Survey's abilities today.

As of now, Indoor Survey cannot be found using the search function on the App Store. It can only be found by searching on iTunes directly.

The application's depiction mentions iOS 9 or later with iPad, iPhone, and iPod touch compatibility.

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