One of the new features coming up in OS 7 on the new Bold 9900 smartphone
is a built-in compass (magnetometer) designed to support location-based services and augmented reality. With BlackBerry 7
, new APIs will allow you to take advantage of this new functionality within your applications.
At the BlackBerry World conference, featured was a new application created by Mobilizy: Wikitude. The above Wikitude demo video showcases the power of BlackBerry 7 and the exciting opportunity augmented reality can bring to your apps. What do you think about augmented reality?