Chinese company, ByteDance, is now a popular name in the technology space, many thanks to the American government. ByteDance, the parent company of TikTok, has been on the news for many reasons all bordering around TikTok. However, there is now a report from ByteDance which has nothing to do with TikTok. According to recent reports, ByteDance Technology Co., Ltd. recently published an invention patent. The patent comes with the title “A method, device, and electronic equipment for roaming in virtual space”. The application date is 2020 April 30, 2020, the publication date is August 28, 2020.
Furthermore, the application number is CN202010369803.X, and the publication number is CN111599021A. As the title implies, the patent discloses a method, device, and electronic equipment for roaming in a virtual space.
The method includes: “identifying the current viewpoint of the user in the virtual space; determining the user’s current roaming route according to the current viewpoint and the preset viewpoint corresponding to the target virtual subspace; wherein, the target virtual subspace is the virtual A subspace; the roaming route is displayed in the virtual space”.
It can also show the roaming route under the current perspective to the user who is roaming in the virtual space. This will help the user clarify the current position of each virtual subspace. With this, the user can quickly find the corresponding target virtual subspace without being in the virtual space.