Press Coverage

May 18, 2017 – Avideh Zakhor: the brains behind Google Earth and Street View

 

May 9, 2017 – Indoor Reality is featured in American Geographic Society newsletter

 

February 27, 2017 – Big Think interviewed Indoor Reality CEO, Dr. Avideh Zakhor about Indoor Mapping

 

AUGUST 16, 2016 – BIM by Way of Backpack-GeoDataPoint.com

 

MARCH 1, 2015 – CEO OF INDOOR REALITY IS FEATURED AT ARPA-E SUMMIT

 

OCTOBER 29, 2015 – KQED SCIENCE: 3-D MAPPING YOUR WORLD WITH A BACKPACK

 

June 8, 2015 – Berkeley Engineering: “The Mapping Backpack”

 

June 4, 2015 – BBC Arabic: “Backpack Device Performs Three-Dimensional Scanning for any Building Design”

February 26, 2015 – Voice of America: “New Tool Maps Buildings’ Energy Efficiency”

February 12, 2015 – BERC: “Berkeley Based Startups Win Big at ARPA-E”

 

November 13, 2014 – SWARM Lab Seminar: “Professor Zakhor’s talk on image based localization”

February 28, 2014 – U.C. Berkeley NewsCenter: “Berkeley Team Takes its Energy Innovation to Capitol Hill”

Representative Adam Schiff of California, wearing the backpack at a Capitol Tech Showcase, held by ARPA-E in 2014. 

February 26, 2014 – Energy Manager Today: Backpack Creates Thermal Maps

 

February 26, 2014 – KTVU News Segment on 3D Mapping Backpack

February 26, 2014 – EnergyWire: “All-Seeing Backpack Homes in on Energy Waste”

February 25, 2014 – LBNL Newsletter on RAPMOD at ARPA-E Tech Showcase

December 10, 2013 – FierceWirelessTech: “UC Berkeley Pursues Indoor Positioning Via Smartphone Photos”

 

August 29, 2012 – A Backpack for BIM

March 7, 2011 – Technology Review: “Turning Augment Reality into an Open Standard”

 

January 2011 – Photonics Spectra: “3-D Interior Modeling: A Virtual Walk on the Inside”

 

October 8, 2010 – North Gate Radio (KALX) Interview: “Laser Backpack: One-on-One with Avideh Zakhor”

 

FEBRUARY 26, 2015 – New Tool Maps Buildings’ Energy Efficiency-Silicon Valley & Tech

 

SEPTEMBER 30, 2010 – Laser Backpack Prototype Maps Inside Buildings-Signal_09-30-10

August 8, 2010 – Indoor Modeling on ABC 7 News