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Google Taps Uk-based Surround Vision for its new 360VR YouTube Series The Female Planet
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Google Taps Uk-based Surround Vision for its new 360VR YouTube Series The Female Planet

Chris Milk said it best in his 2015 TED Talk: “VR is the Ultimate Empathy Tool”. Google, through their YouTube channel, has been publishing a very generous amount of Socially Conscious content. They have taken to the 360º Video format, using its unique ability to bring the viewer into the subject’s world, to bring forth…

Google announces Chrome Officially WebVR Ready, and more
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Google announces Chrome Officially WebVR Ready, and more

Google‘s philosophy has always been clear: to Democratize Virtual Reality, making it accessible to as many as possible. Their very first VR Product, the Google Cardboard, is tangible proof of this. Their VR Motto is “VR For All“, and the tech giant has been one of (if not “the”) the Champions of the platform aimed…

Trademark Leak! HTC Vive Official Trademark Request for Standalone VR Headset
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Trademark Leak! HTC Vive Official Trademark Request for Standalone VR Headset

During the 2017 Google I/O conference this past May, Google announced that it had partnered with Qualcomm to to produce the blueprint for Untethered HMDs which it dubbed Standalone VR Headsets, to be powered by the Google Daydream platform. These HMDs would use a new Technology Google developed called WorldSense, which is able to track…

VIDEO: Google to Announce New Pixel Lineup Oct 4
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VIDEO: Google to Announce New Pixel Lineup Oct 4

Google will unveil the Google Pixel 2 this next October 4th, exactly a year after announcing the original model. The tech powerhouse released a simple, yet masterfully crafted video with a list of questions that people have asked en masse on the popular search engine, hinting at potential areas its next generation smartphones will focus on. They…

WATCH: A Planet Ruled By Love – Made in Tilt Brush y 2nd & 3rd graders
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WATCH: A Planet Ruled By Love – Made in Tilt Brush y 2nd & 3rd graders

In 2015, 826 Valencia —an organization that helps under-resourced students develop their writing skills—won a Google.org Impact Challenge grant to expand their programs in San Francisco’s Tenderloin neighborhood. After receiving the grant, 826 turned to a group of volunteer Googlers to figure out how to use technology to amplify students’ voices. The result was a story about a “planet ruled…

Air France Testing Virtual Reality on the Plane! A way to mask the Reality of Flying?!
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Air France Testing Virtual Reality on the Plane! A way to mask the Reality of Flying?!

Video Credits: Business Reporter I love flying. I hate flying. There is no middle ground, when you ask most people. I cringe at the thought of being stuck in the middle seat. Let’s just say that I am awaiting the arrival of Teleportation with so much passion, it hurts. This is why the news of Air France…

Samsung Rolls Out Galaxy S8/S8+ Update to Become Daydream Compatible 🙌
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Samsung Rolls Out Galaxy S8/S8+ Update to Become Daydream Compatible 🙌

Fiiiinally!!! The news we at 360VR Community have been waiting ever since mid-May has arrived! Google announced during its I/O 2017 conference that no less than 10 smartphones would be compatible to their Daydream VR Platform by end of 2017, including Samsung’s Galaxy S8 & S8+ by ”End of Summer”. While I hope this doesn’t mean…

Chris Milk’s WITHIN VR Studio Raises $40 Million in Series B Funding 👀
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Chris Milk’s WITHIN VR Studio Raises $40 Million in Series B Funding 👀

Just a over a year ago, in June of 2016 to be precise, award-winning filmmaker Chris Milk‘s VR Studio was called VRse. On June 16 of 2016, the studio received a $12.56 million Series A round of funding from 21st Century Fox, Andreessen Horowitz, Raine Ventures, WME, Live Nation, Vice Media, Tribeca Enterprises, Annapurna Pictures, Legendary…