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In October, Google formally discontinued its Daydream View VR headset — and the firm took one other step away from its preliminary management place in phone-based VR at the moment by asserting that it’s open sourcing the software program of Cardboard, its “no-frills” VR headset. It had already “open-sourced” the precise Cardboard VR viewer by posting its technical specs for anybody to obtain, so it is good to see Google open up the software program as nicely.

Google says it’s shipped “more than 15 million [Cardboard] units worldwide,” however that it’s seen utilization of Cardboard “decline over time.” That doesn’t shock me, sadly — I simply don’t assume there have been many compelling makes use of for Cardboard, past its preliminary novelty. I bear in mind enjoying with a free…

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