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Google Earth Goes VR - U.S. News & World Report;

Google Earth Goes VR - U.S. News & World Report

U.S. News & World ReportGoogle Earth Goes VRU.S. News & World ReportGoogle Earth's virtual reality edition may be the magic carpet you need to travel around the globe. By Xuanyan Iris Ouyang, Staff Writer | Nov. 17, 2016, at 3:24 p.m.. MORE. LinkedIn · StumbleUpon · Google +; Cancel. Google Earth Goes VR. MORE.and more »

Use Google Earth VR To Fly The World's Breathtaking Views - ValueWalk;

Use Google Earth VR To Fly The World's Breathtaking Views - ValueWalk

ValueWalkUse Google Earth VR To Fly The World's Breathtaking ViewsValueWalkGoogle may have just launched its Daydream Virtual reality platform, but this hasn't prevented it from getting involved with some of those already committed to the technology. Yesterday it unvealed Google Earth VR for the HTC Vive. It's a piece of VR ...and more »

Google Earth VR lets you go anywhere on the planet without leaving the house - Mirror.co.uk;

Google Earth VR lets you go anywhere on the planet without leaving the house - Mirror.co.uk

Mirror.co.ukGoogle Earth VR lets you go anywhere on the planet without leaving the houseMirror.co.ukGoogle is going some way to remedying this by creating a virtual version of the third rock from the sun using the HTC Vive virtual reality headset . It works like the standard Google Earth or Google Street View programs - only its beamed directly into ...and more »

Google Earth VR Lets You Be Superman - I4U News;

Google Earth VR Lets You Be Superman - I4U News

I4U NewsGoogle Earth VR Lets You Be SupermanI4U NewsThe Earth VR app lets you fly through cities and around sights. Best VR app yet. Google introducing Earth VR, the next step to help the world see the world. With Earth VR, you can fly over a city, stand at the top of the highest peaks, and even soar ...and more »

What is Google Earth VR - HardOCP (press release);

What is Google Earth VR - HardOCP (press release)

HardOCP (press release)What is Google Earth VRHardOCP (press release)Google Earth VR uses a custom engine built by Google and will be the 18th VR title we have reviewed. Currently it requires use of an HTC Vive system with motion controllers. If you have ever used Google Earth, it is like a badass version of Google Maps.and more »

You can now explore our beautiful planet in virtual reality with Google Earth VR - Neowin;

You can now explore our beautiful planet in virtual reality with Google Earth VR - Neowin

NeowinYou can now explore our beautiful planet in virtual reality with Google Earth VRNeowinEscapism is perhaps the greatest appeal of virtual reality - being able to visit another world, or transport yourself through time to catch a glimpse of things that you'd never normally experience in everyday life. But Google is hoping to appeal to ...and more »

Google Makes It Possible to Explore Earth in Virtual Reality - Newsweek;

Google Makes It Possible to Explore Earth in Virtual Reality - Newsweek

NewsweekGoogle Makes It Possible to Explore Earth in Virtual RealityNewsweekGoogle is opening up the 196.9 million square miles of Earth for virtual reality exploration through a new release of its Google Earth platform. Google Earth VR allows users to visit landmarks and locations around the world, as well as several places ...and more »

Tour The World In Style With HTC Vive As Google Earth Enters Virtual Reality - Hot Hardware;

Tour The World In Style With HTC Vive As Google Earth Enters Virtual Reality - Hot Hardware

Hot HardwareTour The World In Style With HTC Vive As Google Earth Enters Virtual RealityHot HardwareFor the past ten years, Google has made it possible to traverse and explore our planet using Google Earth. Since debuting a decade ago, Google Earth has racked up over 2 billion downloads, making it possible for people to visit places they may never ...and more »

Fly Around the Globe With Google Earth VR - PCMag Middle East (press release) (registration) (blog);

Fly Around the Globe With Google Earth VR - PCMag Middle East (press release) (registration) (blog)

PCMag Middle East (press release) (registration) (blog)Fly Around the Globe With Google Earth VRPCMag Middle East (press release) (registration) (blog)If Google Earth's flight simulator feature doesn't appeal to you, there's now a new option for flying around the Earth: a free Google Earth VR app that works on the HTC Vive virtual reality headset. The app, available for download starting today, is ...and more »

Google Earth VR Version Launched for HTC Vive - TCC;

Google Earth VR Version Launched for HTC Vive - TCC

TCCGoogle Earth VR Version Launched for HTC ViveTCCHTC and Valve Corporation would be pleased to hear the news that Alphabet Inc's (NASDAQ:GOOGL) mapping app, Google Earth, has introduced a VR version on the HTC Vive. It remains a free HTC Vive exclusive for now, and SteamVR's "room scale" is a ...and more »

Google Introduces New Google Earth VR and Google Allo for Better Emojis - Jewish Business News;

Google Introduces New Google Earth VR and Google Allo for Better Emojis - Jewish Business News

Jewish Business NewsGoogle Introduces New Google Earth VR and Google Allo for Better EmojisJewish Business NewsGoogle is also promising to crack down on fake news stories and has updated its translation service. Twitter · Facebook · Google Plus · Email · LinkedIn · Reddit · Pinterest · StumbleUpon · google-news-2. Google has released a new Google Earth VR ...and more »

VR's killer app has arrived, and it's Google Earth - Ars Technica;

VR's killer app has arrived, and it's Google Earth - Ars Technica

Ars TechnicaVR's killer app has arrived, and it's Google EarthArs TechnicaSquishy geometry aside, you won't find a cooler free VR app on any device. Sam Machkovech - 11/17/2016, 1:26 AM. Enlarge / Don't you even think about not dragging the Earth, son. Google's telling you to. Sam Machkovech. reader comments 58. Share this ...and more »

Explore Google Earth in a new dimension with virtual reality - BT.com;

Explore Google Earth in a new dimension with virtual reality - BT.com

BT.comExplore Google Earth in a new dimension with virtual realityBT.comGoogle Earth VR on the HTC Vive will let users explore the world's best landmarks in virtual reality. 0. Share this. Facebook; Twitter; Google plus; Email; Share. 0. Google Earth has made the jump to virtual reality. Facebook; Twitter; Google; Email ...and more »

Google Earth VR lets you explore our beautiful planet on the HTC Vive - PC World;

Google Earth VR lets you explore our beautiful planet on the HTC Vive - PC World

PC WorldGoogle Earth VR lets you explore our beautiful planet on the HTC VivePC WorldAs far as technical achievements go, looking at 360-degree photos in virtual reality is a pretty low bar. Hell, you can do it on Google Cardboard, the VR equivalent of a toaster oven. And yet for all its simplicity, digitally visiting places I've been ...and more »

Google Earth In VR Looks Incredible - Gizmodo Australia;

Google Earth In VR Looks Incredible - Gizmodo Australia

Gizmodo AustraliaGoogle Earth In VR Looks IncredibleGizmodo AustraliaWhen we think 'virtual reality' we tend to associate it with 'video games', but I've always believed that the true potential of VR lies elsewhere — virtual tourism, talking to family members on the other side of the world. How about travelling all ...and more »

Google Earth VR Is Like Taking a Vacation That Gives You a Headache - Gizmodo;

Google Earth VR Is Like Taking a Vacation That Gives You a Headache - Gizmodo

GizmodoGoogle Earth VR Is Like Taking a Vacation That Gives You a HeadacheGizmodoLet's be real: It's been a pretty stressful year. The tragedies never seem end. Harambe was shot dead in front of children. David Bowie and Prince died unexpectedly. Oh yeah, and we elected a screaming giant cheese wedge to be the next president. All ...and more »

11 of the best Google Daydream apps and games (and 5 we're looking forward to) - Stuff;

11 of the best Google Daydream apps and games (and 5 we're looking forward to) - Stuff

Stuff11 of the best Google Daydream apps and games (and 5 we're looking forward to)StuffGoogle's Daydream View headset is light, comfy, and stylish - like a well-made pair of cosy winter slippers, if you like. Strap your slippers to your face though, and not much will happen, though you'll probably bang your toe on the coffee table and ...and more »

Google Earth in VR is a beautiful reminder of how small we are (hands-on) - CNET;

Google Earth in VR is a beautiful reminder of how small we are (hands-on) - CNET

CNETGoogle Earth in VR is a beautiful reminder of how small we are (hands-on)CNET"I'm like Godzilla!" my wife exclaimed, stomping around the room. "Ooh, I'm in Italy!" she told me, as Florence's famous cathedral appeared in front of her. "That's where my mom's from, and that's where my dad's from," she pointed with her wand, as she ...and more »

HTC Vive to get a Wireless Tether upgrade kit in 2017 - Windows Report

HTC Vive to get a Wireless Tether upgrade kit in 2017Windows ReportThis tool will repair most computer errors, protect you from file loss, malware, hardware failure and optimize your PC for maximum performance. Quickly fix PC issues and prevent others from happening with this software: Download ReimagePlus (100% safe ...and more »

Google Daydream View VR review: Details, features and price for Australian shoppers - International Business Times AU;

Google Daydream View VR review: Details, features and price for Australian shoppers - International Business Times AU

International Business Times AUGoogle Daydream View VR review: Details, features and price for Australian shoppersInternational Business Times AUThe front of the Google Daydream View VR headset is shown on display during the presentation of new Google hardware in San Francisco, California, U.S. October 4, 2016. Reuters/Beck Diefenbach. Google could not have chosen a perfect time to launch its ...and more »