Cardboard Stories February 28

GOOG: 823.21

-6.07
Stock Chart

Google has a lot invested in VR, specifically in mobile VR. Its Daydream platform has been the star of the show for the past several months, but before that came Google Cardboard, an affordable VR experience for every phone. Believe it or not, that system debuted almost three years ago, and today Google is announcing that it has shipped over 10 million Cardboard headsets.

expand full story

Cardboard Stories May 16, 2016

GOOG: 716.49

5.66
Stock Chart

Cardboard Stories May 10, 2016

GOOG: 723.18

10.28
Stock Chart

At the I/O developer conference next week, Google is widely expected to delve deeper into virtual reality with a Gear VR-like headset. And while we don’t know what that means quite yet, it seems Google could announce VR software at the event as a reference to “AndroidVR” was spotted in the latest Unreal Engine preview…

expand full story

9to5mac 

Cardboard Stories March 30, 2016

GOOG: 750.53

5.76
Stock Chart

Cardboard Stories March 28, 2016

GOOG: 733.53

-1.77
Stock Chart

According to an extensive profile piece from BuzzFeed’s Mat Honan this morning, Google’s now-CEO Sundar Pichai announced Google Cardboard having not even seen the final product. The piece details how Clay Bavor, Google’s VP of VR, first showed Pichai the project just 8 weeks before I/O, and Pichai was so impressed that he wanted to give the virtual reality viewer a full debut at the company’s developer conference…

expand full story

Cardboard Stories February 29, 2016

GOOG: 697.77

-7.30
Stock Chart

The Google Store has added a virtual reality category and is now selling various Cardboard viewers. In the past, the Google Cardboard site only listed links to several companies selling compatible headset.

expand full story

9to5toys 

Submit a Tip

cancel

Submitting a tip constitutes permission to publish and syndicate. Please view our tips policy or see all contact options.

Powered by WordPress.com VIP