Google Cardboard – A New Way to View Reality!

by Carolyn Nicander Mohr
It’s not every day a tech gift appears on my doorstep, but this weekend that’s exactly what happened. Google Cardboard came free with my New York Times newspaper delivery. I was excited because I had been meaning to review Google Cardboard since I first wrote about it in Google I/O Conference 2015 – The New Tech in Your Future! Google Cardboard is a simple viewer made of, y ...Read the full article

The Displaced (VR Video)

War has driven 30 million children from their homes. These are the stories of three of them. Note: This is a VR video — a brand new kind of video that gives you a sense of depth in every direction so you feel like you’re actually there. For the full effect, watch it in a Google Cardboard viewer: --------------------------------------------------------------- Subscribe to the Times Video newsletter for free and get a handpicked selection of the best videos from The New York Times every week: Subscribe on YouTube: Watch more videos at: --------------------------------------------------------------- Want more from The New York Times? Twitter: Instagram: Facebook: Google+: Whether it's reporting on conflicts abroad and political divisions at home, or covering the latest style trends and scientific developments, New York Times video journalists provide a revealing and unforgettable view of the world. It's all the news that's fit to watch. On YouTube.