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Adi Robertson / The Verge:
Google to update Daydream VR platform later this year with 2D function panel overlay, Chrome, screen capture, Google Cast support, and more   —  Google's Daydream VR platform is getting its first major software revamp later this year, nudging the interface toward being a more full-featured operating system.
May 18, 2017, 1:15 PMIn context
Adi Robertson / The Verge:
Microsoft opens preorders for its Windows Mixed Reality development kits, shipping this summer; Acer's kit costs $299, HP's $329   —  Microsoft is opening preorders today for the first Windows Mixed Reality development kits.  The virtual reality headsets from HP and Acer are supposed to ship this summer …
May 11, 2017, 1:45 PMIn context
Adi Robertson / The Verge:
Google acquires Owlchemy Labs, the VR-focused game studio behind Job Simulator and Rick and Morty: Virtual Rick-ality, for an undisclosed sum   —  Google announced today that it's acquiring Owlchemy Labs, the VR-focused studio that created Job Simulator and Rick and Morty: Virtual Rick-ality.
May 10, 2017, 4:27 PMIn context
Adi Robertson / The Verge:
Google says it has disabled the accounts responsible for the widespread phishing email that mimicked Google Docs' design   —  If someone invites you to edit a file in Google Docs today, don't open it — it may be spam from a phishing scheme that's been spreading quickly this afternoon.
May 3, 2017, 4:50 PMIn context
Adi Robertson / The Verge:
FBI posts redacted Gamergate investigation report; Brianna Wu, a target of Gamergate trolls, says report shows how little the FBI cared about the investigation   —  The FBI has posted a heavily redacted report of its threat investigations during the Gamergate controversy in 2014 and 2015.
Jan 28, 2017, 7:55 AMIn context
Adi Robertson / The Verge:
ASUS debuts the 5.7-inch ZenFone AR, with Tango and Daydream VR support, Android 7.0, 23MP camera, Snapdragon 821 CPU, 6GB RAM, coming Q2 with pricing TBD   —  The Asus phone leaked earlier this week is now an official product: the ZenFone AR, which puts virtual and augmented reality center stage.
Jan 4, 2017, 3:15 PMIn context
Adi Robertson / The Verge:
Google Daydream adds two video apps, NextVR and HBO, which will let subscribers watch TV on a virtual big screen; Netflix is listed as coming later this month   —  Google's Daydream virtual reality headset is getting a new slate of games and apps.  Today, seven more titles are padding out the library …
Dec 8, 2016, 1:30 PMIn context
Adi Robertson / The Verge:
Oculus Touch review: precise, usually reliable tracking and fantastic hardware design, but the two-controller package is pricey at $199   —  Healing the Rift  —  When the Oculus Rift reawakened our fascination with virtual reality in 2012, it was largely a visual medium.
Dec 5, 2016, 11:55 AMIn context
Adi Robertson / The Verge:
Behind the design and development of Google's Daydream View VR headset and controller, which were optimized for comfort and simplicity   —  How Google made its View VR headset a reality  —  It's a couple of weeks before the Daydream View headset launches, and at Google's Mountain View headquarters …
Nov 20, 2016, 11:20 AMIn context
Adi Robertson / The Verge:
Google releases Google Earth VR on the HTC Vive for free and is exploring support for other platforms   —  A virtual reality version of Google Earth is now available for free on the HTC Vive, letting users explore reconstructed cultural treasures, global landmarks, or (for some) their own homes in VR.
Nov 16, 2016, 12:00 PMIn context

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