YouTube fires a shot across Facebook’s bow with live 360

YouTube beat Facebook to the live 360-degree video market. YouTube announced today that it would start allowing content creators to stream the virtual reality-style videos in real time, taking viewers right into concerts like Coachella. “Today’s kids dreaming of going to a basketball game or a concert can access those experiences firsthand, even if they’re far away from the court.Read the full article

Michelle Obama 360

An exclusive virtual reality interview with First Lady Michelle Obama on how she mastered social media. For the best experience, watch in Google Cardboard VR or the YouTube app on a mobile device. 360 video shot on the Jaunt VR camera. Subscribe: http://goo.gl/G5RXGs Check out our full video catalog: http://goo.gl/lfcGfq Visit our playlists: http://goo.gl/94XbKx Like The Verge on Facebook: http://goo.gl/2P1aGc Follow on Twitter: http://goo.gl/XTWX61 Follow on Instagram: http://goo.gl/7ZeLvX Read More: http://www.theverge.com