COALA (Context-Aware Location Assessment) is a one-stop-shop for any kind of real-world-data (geolocation, time, weather, moon phases, etc. up to specialized golf sports data). Use COALA to create real-world AR games, meaningful AR applications or smarter apps.
Use the COALA package to create in-app maps with streets, buildings, rivers, etc. Get building information, information about restaurants & supermarkets. Create your own static or dynamic POIs, pitch and match location, weather, moon phases and more. Define terrains - on a grid basis. Access real-world weather conditions and visualize them with particle effects. This plugin also provides for GPS mapping and other tools. Create a real-world product with all the tech in place and responsible use of data rates.
Please note: This package is free, but requires a COALA account. After registration and creation of a project, you will be provided with an API key. Implementing that in your project allows you to draw real-world data. Once your project exceeds a certain request threshold, COALA will charge a fee per request.
Before you can start using COALA in your project, there are a couple of steps you have to do.
Purpose and examples for systems provided with this package
- Verify project settings with backend visualization tool
- COALA area object
- Map render configuration assets
- Terrain generation
- Streets and their appearance
- Water shapes
- Point Of Interests
- Tourism Point Of Interests
- Improve your maps with decorations
- See other users on your map
- Tag Suggestions
- Custom Points of Interest
- Visualizing crime data