At this year's event, the tech giant announced a key update to its virtual reality (VR) platform, which will see standalone Daydream VR headsets operating without reliance on smartphones or PCs.
These standalone headsets will aim to utilize the convenience afforded by portable smartphone VR without the current constrictions holding back consumers like lack of physical space or incompatible software specs.
Google has reportedly been working on the headset for more than a year. While there might not be a reference point for a Lenovo VR headset, HTC's Vive team already has their foot in the door with a fairly expensive offering set at $799.
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The company announced its seemingly ubiquitous web browser will soon come to Google's Daydream VR platform, giving us a chance to scroll through our favorite sites and spend even more time online while wearing the headset. Other VR headsets, like the Oculus Rift, must be connected to a PC with cables in order to operate. Yet none of these apps - Google Earth, Tilt Brush or Job Simulator - are available with the Daydream headset. This feature is made possible via the technology called "Worldsense", which allows the user to actually feel being part of the virtual world as the view appears like the real world in excellent accuracy. "It works by using a handful of sensors on the devicethat are looking out into your surroundings, and that means it works everywhere, there's no set-up and no cameras to install", said Bavor. The details are very thin, basically just describing everything Google covered in the announcement.
Following the completion of the acquisition, the director now directly owns 16,431 shares in the company, valued at $901,404.66. Office Depot Inc (NASDAQ:ODP) have shown a high EPS growth of 36.30% in the last 5 years and has earnings growth of 24.50% yoy.
Comey, who led the investigation to find ties between the Trump campaign and Russian Federation , was abruptly fired last Tuesday. On Tuesday evening, Mike Pompeo, the director of the Central Intelligence Agency, was expected to brief lawmakers.
It will feature a number of already popular Android applications as well as the addition of future ones. Since then, Google Assistant has become a standard feature for the newest Android Nougat smartphones.
Ubisoft claims Towelie will provide "helpful and hilarious advice and commentary to players at key locations throughout the game". You'll be able to create your own hero with a unique backstory, craft items, engage in new fighting mechanics and so much more.
The 6-3, 205-pound Jackson started 16 games for Duke last season, averaging 10.9 points, 2.5 rebounds and 1.7 assists. But Alkins said he can guard anyone from point guard to power forward and can play several positions offensively.
She attempted to bring something other than a smile to the "DWTS" ballroom for her second dance, but they weren't buying it. He's been exceptionally hard on Normani, but his request is simple-12 bars of uninterrupted Viennese Waltz in hold.
Despite climbing the bridge - and trespassing near it - being completely illegal, Teatime still called his climb a "must-do". Locati said the bridge's security system was "not created to protect thrill-seekers from harming themselves".
San Antonio's defense has contained Golden State as the Warriors are only shooting 30 percent to start the game. David Lee will face his old Warriors team, while David West faces the Spurs , his former team.
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The Predators took another lead when Forsberg converted a rebound of a breakaway by speedy Viktor Arvidsson , who had two assists. As the physical play between the two exponentially increased in the second and third periods, it pushed Johansen over the edge.
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Google poised to roll out arsenal of services, gadgets
Expect a report on Daydream, despite the fact that it might be recently more hued headsets as opposed to anything significant. Other manufacturers need time to play with the new OS on their devices so they can tweak it and reskin it for their devices.
Burr wants to talk to people at Trump-Russia meeting
Comey in the midst of a continuing investigation into possible collusion between the President's advisers and Russian Federation . McMaster, suggesting that it was a spontaneous move by the President and not a step he previously discussed with his advisers.
FDA Warns of Amputation Risk With Antidiabetic Agent
The study was focused on determining how canagliflozin affected the renal endpoints in adults with type 2 diabetes. Canagliflozin lowers blood sugar by causing the kidneys to remove sugar from the body through the urine.
Israel in dispute with U.S. days before Trump's first visit
The Western Wall, the holiest site of Jewish prayer, is located in part of the territory it captured in the 1967 Middle East War. Israel regards Jerusalem as its eternal and indivisible capital and wants all foreign countries to base their embassies there.
Russia, Saudi Arabia back extension of oil output cuts
In addition, US oil production is rising very quickly and is now up more than 10 per cent since mid-2016 to 9.3 million bpd. Also, they hoped that additional producers would join them in cutting when the extension begins in June.
Xiaomi Redmi 4 launched in India in three variants
Earlier, the company has launched Redmi Note 4 in January & Redmi 4A in March which are selling like hotcakes. Within a week of launching its first ever Mi Home in India , Xiaomi today launched the new Redmi 4.
Snap Inc (SNAP) Earns Buy Rating from Drexel Hamilton
The company reported $2.39 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $2.34 by $0.05. The company had revenue of $149.60 million for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $158.32 million.
HTC launches HTC U11: Snapdragon 835, no headphone jack
What do you think about the hardware and design? HTC U11 also joins the IP67 Bandwagon and is thus dust and water resistant. Interestingly, the U11 is priced the same in the United States and Europe, that is $749 in the USA and 749 Euros in Europe.