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Learn ARCore - Fundamentals of Google ARCore by Micheal Lanham

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Navigating the map

In a traditional AR app, you rarely move the user or player. The user or player move themselves, and the AR app works around that. We spent a good portion of this book understanding how ARCore tracks the user and understands their environment, which has worked quite well when working with small objects such as Andy. Except, if we want to render massive virtual objects or even embed new environments, then we need a way for the user to navigate those as well. Therefore, in this section, we will look to implement a mix of navigation methods from a standard touch interface to AR and MR versions. If you don't have a HoloKit or are not interested in trying MR, then you can stick to just working with the AR.

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