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Google Patent Confirms a VR and AR Pair of Shoes is Being Developed

Gadgets for the VR industry are coming in many different shapes and forms. It remains to be seen if this will be even remotely appealing to consumers. Google’s new virtual reality shoes are capable of letting users walk on forever. It is an interesting, albeit odd concept which may attract some positive attention. VR Shoes […]

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Google and IMAX Deal a Major Blow to the VR Movie Industry

There are many possible advantages to virtual reality technology. Unlocking that true potential may be a lot more difficult than originally anticipated. Google is seemingly back out of its VR movie venture with IMAX. Not entirely surprising, as previous efforts to develop custom hardware have not been too successful. Google and IMAX Part Ways Back […]

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Google Discounts the DayDream View VR Headset by 75% at Verizon Stores

Google is trying to make a very big impact on the virtual reality industry. Although it may prove to be difficult to do so, making the Daydream View VR headset more affordable is one way to go. For a limited time, Verizon will offer the headset for $29.99 instead of $99. This offer is also […]

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Google Brings Chrome to the Daydream VR Headset

Making virtual reality more appealing can be done in many different ways. Google is experimenting with its own Daydream platform for virtual reality. To enhance the overall experience, the company is now bringing its Chrome browser to this platform. This means the Daydream View, as well as other headsets using similar technology, can benefit from […]

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Creator of PlayStation VR, Richard Marks, Officially Joins Google’s Console Division

Even though Google’s gaming-console division rarely gets mentioned these days, the company has made yet another blockbuster move and roped in leading VR player, Richard Marks, who was previously tasked with the creation of Sony’s PlayStation VR hardware. About Marks As per his LinkedIn bio, Marks worked for Sony for 19 years at their Magic Lab […]

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Google Will Demonstrate its Light Fields VR Technology in August

Google still has relatively high expectations for the virtual reality industry. The technology giant has unveiled a new VR experience which captures and renders high-quality realistic images by using light fields. Welcome to Light Fields is a pretty interesting venture by Google in this regard, as it further paves the way for mass VR adoption. […]

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Youtube’s VR App Comes to Samsung Gear VR

Virtual Reality enthusiasts have yet another reason to rejoice, especially since Google announced its move to launch its YouTube virtual reality app for Samsung Gear VR. According to an official blog release, the app went live on Wednesday. Additionally, it is also worth mentioning that Youtube’s VR app suite is already available for use with Sony PlayStation VR, Google Daydream View, […]

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Google Brings the VR180 Standard to More Video Creators

There is still a long way to go until VR video content creation is as streamlined as it is for other platforms. Google is trying to make life a bit easier in this regard. By Introduced the VR180 Creator, the technology giant allows users to convert VR180 footage ready to be edited in Adobe Premiere. […]

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Google’s Latest Offering Makes VR Video Editing More User-Friendly

In an age of ever-evolving computing technology, even your everyday smartphone owner can now create high-definition movies with the touch of a button. However, when it comes to producing virtual reality content, things start to get much more technical and cumbersome. For starters, creating a realistic VR environment requires the use of specialized equipment such […]

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Google is Allegedly Working on an AR Headset With the Help of Quanta

There are a lot of rumors during this time of year. This is no different in the world of virtual and augmented reality. Google is apparently working on an AR headset using the Qualcomm QC603-soc. It is expected Quanta, a Taiwanese firm will take care of manufacturing the device. Google and AR Seems Plausible It […]