Tag Archive: Daydream


Google intros new, more expensive Daydream View headset, AR Stickers

During the Pixel 2 launch event, Google also unveiled a new Daydream View headset, which like last year’s iteration arrives all wrapped in fabric. Well this year, customers will get to choose from more color options including Charcoal, Fog, and Coral. The new Daydream View headset will be offered for the price of $ 99, which […]

Casting is finally available on Google Daydream!

VR becomes an inclusive experience with casting

Google Daydream has spent the last year delivering excellent VR experiences for your headset. However sharing those experiences with friends was harder than it needed to be, since there wasn’t an easy way to show them what you were seeing in real time. That’s all started changing today, with the rollout of Chromecast support for your Daydream headset. We’ve got the details on why this is awesome, and how to  [Read More…]

How to Browse the Web on Daydream

Here’s what we can do with Web on Daydream so far.

For those of us who use the Daydream a lot, we know it has a major downside, the lack of a web browser to use Google. Given that Google is still, primarily, an advertising platform it seems silly not to have an app to use in Daydream to show those advertisements. Enter Chrome 61, which brings web surfing to Daydream.

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The best Daydream apps for watching movies

There are many ways of watching movies on the daydream, here are our favorites.

There are 3 main styles when you watch a movie in VR, Full 360 video, 3D video, and regular movie format. When watching regular movies you really need something surrounding the video or you are just floating in space with a screen in front of you. This can get really disconcerting so most apps try to create a space for you to enjoy.

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LG V30 pre-orders in the US will come with Google’s new Daydream VR headset free of charge

Thinking of buying the new and shiny LG V30? While the phone is yet to go on sale in the United States, it seems it won’t be long before customers in the country we’ll be able to (pre-)order one. And the good news is that the new flagship will be offered with some incentives. As […]

Daydream View users can now browse the web in VR with Chrome

Google is looking to make VR more mainstream. To that end, Chrome’s “happiness evangelist” François Beaufort, recently announced on Google+ that VR web browsing capabilities are coming to Chrome in the near future. Actually, basic support is already available in the newest Chrome 61 stable build. What does this mean exactly? Well that Google Chrome […]

Google Home Mini and Daydream View leak ahead of October 4 unveil

Google is gearing up for an October 4th announcement, where it is rumored that we’ll get to see the wraps taken off the Android owner’s second-generation Pixels – the Pixel 2 and Pixel XL 2. As is the case with Google I/O announcements, though, product unveils often bring an additional gadget or accessory, and newly leaked […]

How to clean Daydream View

Your Daydream View is probably easier to clean than you think!

As you play with a headset and share it with your friends, it’s going to take some minor damage and accumulate dirt. To keep your adventures in VR as awesome as possible, then you’ll need to know how to easily clean your headset. It can be a little bit trickier with Daydream View because it is covered in fabric and not plastic. Thankfully Google has made  [Read More…]

Samsung Galaxy S8: Gear VR vs. Daydream

Which VR headset delivers a better experience with Galaxy S8?

Samsung’s Galaxy S8 is the first phone capable of accessing content on either Gear VR or Google Daydream, which means it’s the first headset that offers users a choice. So which headset is going to deliver the better experience? We’ve done the research for you to ensure that you can spend less time investigating, and more time exploring the new worlds delivered by VR.

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How to move from Gear VR to Daydream

Making the jump from Gear VR to Daydream doesn’t take much.

When you suddenly have more options for VR, the world just gets more awesome. That’s the case for Galaxy S8 users who are now able to use their one phone for both Gear VR and Daydream View. Since Daydream is the shiny new option, you might be wondering exactly what you need to do to jump into everything that Daydream has to offer!

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