Snap Acquires Crowdsourced 3D Mapping Tech Outfit Pixel8earth

Its team will work on Snapchat’s Snap Map and location-based AR experiences like local lenses

The Pixel8earth team will help build out tools to complement Snapchat’s location-based augmented reality experiences, such as its local lenses Pixel8earth

Snap Inc. confirmed its acquisition of crowdsourced 3D mapping technology company Pixel8earth.

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