Looking to create a visual poll for the 2020 presidential elections that features the latest debase results in a more engaging way? Try using 3D or augmented reality (AR)! Here’s a step-by-step guide to quickly create a simple election demo with Unity, AR Foundation, and echoAR. The full demo can also be found on echoAR’s GitHub.
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- Clone the Unity+ARFoundation with echoAR example code.
- Follow the instructions on our documentation page to set your API key.
- Add the 3D assets from the assets folder to the console alongside the metadata CSVs included.
- Overwrite the existing echoAR/RemoteTransformations.cs script with the new RemoteTransformations.cs file.
Update the value of the votes key associated with the donkey and elephant models and notice that the size of the graph in the 3D scene changes automatically.
Refer to our documentation to learn more about how to use Unity, AR Foundation, and echoAR.
echoAR (http://www.echoAR.xyz; Techstars ’19) is a cloud platform for augmented reality (AR) and virtual reality (VR) that provides tools and server-side infrastructure to help developers & companies quickly build and deploy AR/VR apps and experiences.