Google showcased its new updated version of chrome browser which brings virtual reality experience to web users. The need of opening up the separate app and youtube has been removed for browsing the virtual reality content. It has been declared by Google that the users with Daydream compatible phones and daydream view headset will going to have the fully immersive experience. The users of other smart phones and computers can also go through the content, albeit using mouse and finger.
Google Chrome Gets Virtual Reality Experience
Megan Lindsay, the collector of VR headsets at Google and the product manager says that ‘use chrome with your daydream ready for the fully immersive experience and the daydream View-just browse to a VR experience you want to view and the phone should be putted on the daydream view headset’.
The search giant has mentioned few websites which supports VR content, explaining the advances of chrome for android. It has also been declared that some more advanced tech are in line to come soon.
‘As an example, an exploring of the intersection of nature, humans and technology in the interactive documentary bear 71’. It is the main question that how we see the world through the lens of technology, the story blurs the line between the wired world and the wild one’ added in the blog post.
Some other websites has been mentioned by Google which include ‘Matterport’s library consists of 300000+ canyons, celebrity homes, iconic architecture and other real places, Within sketch fab (a community hub for the VR content) and the webVR Lab from Playcanvas. It is being claimed by the Google to bring the advanced technology of virtual content to each and everyone and on any device in the coming months.