News, Press / 10.10.2017

The last frontier in ecommerce Home improvement and DIY remain the last frontier in shifting offline to online sales. The $420bn home improvement and construction material market stays an offline domain. Ecommerce sales of retailers like The Home Depot are in the small single digits. Amazon is slowly entering this market by selling tools but still in small numbers compared to traditional retailers. The market of home improvement and construction material has been even less impacted. What does it need to shift this market to ecommerce?...

News, Press / 22.06.2017

Montréal / Munich Following its acquisition by B&O, the leading German restoration company, Sensopia announces magicplan 6.0, a major update of the award winning application. With the app ́s newest version restoration companies like B&O, professional craftsmen and private homeowners are ready for precise estimations of costs, tasks and time for their renovation projects. magicplan is the leading mobile application for surveying and transforming indoor spaces with more than 13 million downloads. With magicplan 6.0, generating comprehensive estimates and quotes for a home renovation is just a matter of minutes. Planning a renovation project should always start based on a floor plan. Thanks to magicplan the floor plan can be created without measuring nor drawing. The augmented reality capabilities make it as easy as taking pictures. Then the magicplan estimator leverages the data of the floor plan to compute material quantities. Whether the user is redoing a bathroom, painting a room or changing the...

News, Press / 04.01.2017

Montreal/Munich MagicPlan is the post-PC floor plan creation technology. With more than 13 million downloads and millions of floor plans created MagicPlan is a proven business application. It is at the cornerstone of many businesses including home improvement, real estate, insurance claims, home inspections and energy performance. MagicPlan is proud to announce that its latest version is fully Tango ready. With Tango enabled devices, MagicPlan offers a simplified and robust capture procedure making full use of the motion tracking capabilities of Tango. MagicPlan can accurately detect all the walls of a room and display them in 3d in a true Augmented Reality experience. MagicPlan with Tango is used in day to day operations by one of the leading damage restoration companies in Germany. The company handles about 100.000 insurance claims per year. The current trial sees all project managers being equipped with Tango enabled devices. With MagicPlan the claim adjusters are now able...

Press / 19.08.2015

Montréal / San Francisco Sensopia announces the availability of MagicPlan 5.0, a major update of the award winner application. MagicPlan is the leading application for surveying and transforming indoor spaces with more than 8.5 million downloads. MagicPlan 5.0 introduces the ability to estimate cost and create quotes. With MagicPlan creating a comprehensive floor plan of an indoor space can be accomplished in minutes. The floor plan contains a rich set of data, including all measurements, shapes and objects. This set of data is the foundation for the new estimator. “Our users are mostly professionals in the field of renovation and remodeling. We wanted to automate the quotation process. Creating a quote in minutes instead of days can be the difference between a signed project and a lost client”, says Pierre Gaubil CEO of Sensopia. The estimator is adaptable to almost any business model and enables the quotation of flooring (carpet, tile, hardwood floor), painting, electrical installation,...