I understand if you have never heard of the app Indoor surveyfrom Apple. It was never particularly publicized by Ma and, until recently, was not available on the Brazilian App Store.
Its usefulness, on the other hand, is undeniable: it is a kind of helper that allows property owners to map their internal spaces simply by moving through them with an iPhone.
Recently, the application has received a major update and is now available in more countries, including Brazil.
Newly, business owners can also use their iPhones to map their internal business spaces and include this data on Apple Maps. To do this, you need to register with the Inside Maple Map Program which can be done by following the steps on this page.
It is good to note that the program aimed mainly at large public or private establishments such as airports, shopping malls, studios, hospitals, universities and private office buildings is no use trying to use Indoor Survey to map a small shop or kiosk, because This will not be of great use to your customers.
In addition to the arrival in Brazil, version 3.1 of Indoor Survey brings a lot of other news. Among them, we have a new interface that makes space mapping much simpler and more intuitive. workflow integrated so you can follow each step of the process. You can also add notes to your mapping process to indicate faults or inaccuracies, and the app will suggest ways to improve your positioning and data capture.
What's more, the app works the same as always, relying on the location of Wi-Fi networks to create the internal space map even without GPS. It requires iOS 12.1 or higher and can be downloaded for free from the App Store.
tip of @powerofmiley It's from Rafael