Airbnb wants to offer virtual reality previews of rental spots

Photo by theverge.com
 

Airbnb is developing virtual and augmented reality features to help guests find and navigate rental listings, the company announced on its blog today.

Three-dimensional scans and 360-degree photos would allow users to get a better sense of a listing, and augmented reality overlays could help guests better understand the homes on a smaller scale once they’re in it.

The company has been looking into VR to build trust between guests and hosts since last year, and this announcement confirming experiments and prototypes could mean a feature is coming soon.It makes sense to take a look around a listing in VR before booking, but Airbnb also lists a few instances where augmented reality might be helpful during your trip.

If you’re staying……

 
 
Note: - If you like the post "Airbnb wants to offer virtual reality previews of rental spots" please share it on your Facebook, Twitter, Google+ or LinkedIn, also post your comment or opinion
 

 

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *