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Google opens Daydream VR to all developers

By David Craddock, Jan 26, 2017 2:06pm PST

Anyone can submit any type of virtual reality app for consideration.


Google Forms Tilt Brush 'Artist in Residence' Program

By Jason Faulkner, Jan 05, 2017 2:20pm PST

Google’s Artist in Residence program for Tilt Brush brings artists in to make Tilt Brush better.


Google lends its Cloud platform to Improbable, a startup helping to build massive virtual worlds

By David Craddock, Dec 15, 2016 3:11pm PST

Google will provide Google Cloud to power Improbable's world-building platform.


"That's fucking awesome right there. Not the google earth geometry set alas but its a good start. ..."

- gaplant see all 5 comments

YouTube launches support for HDR videos

By Daniel Perez, Nov 08, 2016 7:35am PST

Those with an HDR TV can start enjoying compatible videos on YouTube as early as today.


"Maybe they'll actually enable some bitrates that make it worth it at some point. (I'm ..."

- Conan see all 3 comments

Daydream View is Google's foray into the VR jungle

By John Keefer, Oct 04, 2016 10:39am PDT

The headset will launch at $79 and it comes with its own carpet.


Google Is Gearing Up To Announce Its Own Smartphone

By Brittany Vincent, Sep 20, 2016 10:03am PDT

You may want to hold off on purchasing that iPhone 7 if you're a Google fan. 


Stuff That Sucks: Pokemon Go

By Shack Staff, Jul 14, 2016 4:20pm PDT

Greg Burke is back with a list of improvements he wants to see brought to the smash hit app that is taking the world by storm. 


"Seems like Pokemon Go is missing some real depth at this state and having to keep your phone ..."

- iamgoat see all 7 comments

Minecraft: Story Mode, The Legend of Zelda among YouTube's Top Trending Games in June

By Daniel Perez, Jul 13, 2016 9:00am PDT

The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild, Watch Dogs 2, and Resident Evil 7 are just some of the games that made their way onto YouTube's list of trending games for June.


How Much Money is Nintendo Going to Make off of Pokemon Go?

By Asif Khan, Jul 12, 2016 5:45am PDT

We know the app is a smash hit, but there are other companies involved in the joint venture. Asif takes a look at exactly how much Nintendo could benefit financially from Pokémon Go.


"Thanks for the break down. But you missed an important piece and that is the margins on ..."

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Nintendo's Stock Mega Evolves 10% Higher With Pokemon GO's Super Mega Success

By Asif Khan, Jul 08, 2016 2:30pm PDT

Now you are playing with power, mobile power!


"looks like my Fidelity account allows trades on NTDOY ..."

- Shadowdane see all 36 comments

Google reportedly developing its own Android Wear smartwatches

By Daniel Perez, Jul 08, 2016 10:48am PDT

If this turns out to be true, we see only good things for technology if Google decides to enter the Android Wear ring.


Google secretly deletes inactive YouTube accounts

By Daniel Perez, Jun 28, 2016 2:10pm PDT

Many YouTube content creators are scrambling to bring their subscription numbers back to where they were prior to this purge.


"I wish they did this shit on twitch too and finally got around to banning bots. You'd be amazed ..."

- jingletard see all 30 comments

Google announces its VR-focused platform, Daydream

By Daniel Perez, May 18, 2016 11:23am PDT

Daydream will soon be able to give mobile users the VR experience they deserve.


"It'd be cool to get a real third player wouldn't it? Something that used Open VR. Did you get ..."

- spazzium see all 3 comments

Google announces its Amazon Echo rival, Google Home

By Daniel Perez, May 18, 2016 10:31am PDT

Move over, Alexa. Google Home may soon be taking your place in everyone's homes.


"If I did that, it would trigger every time I talked with maddogs mom. C'MON, THINK!"

- zolointo see all 6 comments

Google Assistant aims to help users get things done in the real world

By Daniel Perez, May 18, 2016 10:21am PDT

Google has announced Google Assistant, which it hopes will help users get their tasks done in the real world.


"Google announces Assistant because it doesn't want Viv to gain any traction in a field they want ..."

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