Back in May, Niantic announced that a PokéStop Scan feature to improve Pokémon Go’s augmented reality effects. By getting players to scan locations, the developer will get what it needs to be able to create 3D maps of PokéStops. Now PokéStops will have a special design indicating that trainers’ll receive an AR Mapping task when trainers spin them.
The task will require trainers to complete an action either at the PokéStop where trainers received the task or at another PokéStop within a certain radius.
A good scan includes: