Google Vr

    • Google Earth VR — Bringing the whole wide world to virtual reality

      The world has so many beautiful and amazing places to visit. If we're lucky, we're able to travel and see a few of them. But even the most active travelers can only see a fraction. What if we could see them all? Ten years ago, Google Earth began as an effort to help people everywhere explore our planet. And now, with more than two billion downloads, many have.

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    • Bringing Expeditions to 1 million students across the UK

      Earlier today in a year 5 classroom in London, Sundar (our CEO) led 23 students on a field trip to the International Space Station, giving them the chance to learn about astronauts and space scientists. Google Expeditions enables teachers to bring their students on virtual trips to places like museums, heritage sites, underwater, or even outer space — immersing students in ...

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  • Adding 50 new tours for schools with Google Expeditions

    … Since launching the Google Expeditions Pioneer Programme in September, we’ve visited over 200,000 students across the UK. They’ve gone on hundreds of virtual journeys, from the peak of Mont Blanc to standing on the battlements of Edinburgh Castle. And today, we’re adding 50 new adventures to their classrooms with our virtual reality field trips…

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  • Celebrating Native American culture, past and present

    …-reservation. Much of my early exposure to Native peoples and culture was through public education. Over the years, I’ve learned that Native history is more complicated than any single perspective can convey. And as a Googler, I’ve learned that access to information is key to understanding our world. That’s why this November, during Native American…

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  • Experience Daydream today

    … From seeing a dinosaur come back to life, to traveling to the farthest reaches of Pluto, to saving a runaway goat from dangerous traps, Daydream brings you on immersive virtual reality adventures powered by a smartphone. And now you can experience it all with Daydream View, a VR headset and controller made by Google available in stores today…

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  • Daydream View coming to stores November 10th

    … Mike and Nora” starring Nora Kirkpatrick and Mike O’Brien. The Hulu VR app is available in the U.S. YouTube VR: Watch the entire library of YouTube videos on a virtual big screen and experience immersive VR videos from top creators. Google Play Movies: Enjoy thousands of popular movies and TV shows in your own virtual theater…

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  • Ok Google, cast your spell

    … Now anyone can try their hand at magic with a little help from Google and the new Warner Bros. Pictures film set in J.K. Rowling’s Wizarding World, “Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them.” Taking place decades before Harry Potter first arrives at Hogwarts, “Fantastic Beasts” follows the adventures of magizoologist Newt Scamander in a whole new…

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  • The Phab 2 Pro brings over 35 new Tango apps to your phone

    … a wide range of developers — from Crayola Color Blaster to Ghostly Mansions — to create new ways to do more, play more and explore more with your phone. You can experience these apps today with the Phab 2 Pro, available now on Lenovo.com. Once you have your phone, just open the Tango app or Google Play to see all the Tango apps available for you…

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  • Jump: Using omnidirectional stereo for VR video

    … in post-production. In 2015, we introduced Jump, Google’s platform for VR video capture to empower a wide range of creators to create great VR videos. Today, we’re publishing "Jump: Virtual Reality Video", a research paper (with many authors!) that shares what we've learned. We’ll present it at SIGGRAPH Asia in December as well. With Jump, we built…

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  • Celebrating National Coming Out Day with Google Expeditions

    … to realize and achieve their academic goals as well as reaffirm their identities — especially for LGBTQ students who may struggle outside the classroom. Recently, we created a lesson for Google Expeditions advancing LGBTQ rights that explores the history, events and places celebrating National Coming Out Day on October 11th. The Expedition, which our…

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