Neowin News Feed for: Daydream Neowin News Feed for: Daydream en-us Neowin Ignition News (Managing Editor) (Neowin Developers) 5 Google ends support for Daydream and its companion mobile app with Android 11 <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Google announced today that its Daydream VR platform is no longer supported. The VR software&#039;s mobile app will also stop functioning properly for many smartphones that run Android 11. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Jay Bonggolto) Fri, 02 Oct 2020 20:34:02 +0000 Google's Daydream View VR has now received a 50 percent discount <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Google&#039;s updated Daydream View VR headset was released last year and features some improvements over its first. The device has now received a hefty discount, knocking 50% off its debut price. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Timi Cantisano) Thu, 19 Apr 2018 02:38:01 +0000 Lenovo Mirage Camera with Daydream available for pre-order on Amazon for $300 <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Lenovo&#039;s Mirage Camera with Daydream can now be pre-ordered from Amazon for $299.99, as the company promised during CES 2018. The virtual reality camera is expected to be released on May 4. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Jay Bonggolto) Mon, 26 Mar 2018 09:00:01 +0000 You can now watch media on the big screen with your 'friends' thanks to Plex VR <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>If you prefer watching your favorite TV shows in a sterile virtual environment that comes with a mute button, you&#039;re in luck, as Plex officially announced a virtual reality version of its media app. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Dreyer Smit) Fri, 26 Jan 2018 10:06:02 +0000 Lenovo's Mirage Solo is a standalone VR headset with Google Daydream <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>At CES 2018 today in Las Vegas, Lenovo announced the Mirage Solo with Daydream, a standalone virtual reality headset. The company also introduced the Mirage Camera, for capturing 360-degree content. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Rich Woods) Tue, 09 Jan 2018 19:16:01 +0000 Rez Infinite is now available for Daydream Android handsets <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Rez is a considered a classic by some and its remakes have also proved to be popular. Rez Infinite is the latest iteration and has finally landed on the Google Play Store for Android handsets. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Timi Cantisano) Tue, 21 Nov 2017 03:00:02 +0000 The LG V30 will be the firm's first Google Daydream compatible handset <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>The LG V30 will be the firm&#039;s first handset to be compatible with Google&#039;s Daydream platform. LG also announced a partnership with Google to bring Daydream to Japan and Korea in the coming months. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Timi Cantisano) Thu, 31 Aug 2017 15:32:01 +0000 Amazon US begins selling Asus ZenFone AR, starting at $599 <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Amazon has started selling the ZenFone AR from $599. It&#039;s available in two variants but you&#039;ll have to wait a few weeks for the more expensive version to arrive at your doorstep, unfortunately. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Paul Hill) Sat, 05 Aug 2017 17:26:01 +0000 Google announces Daydream update, adds support for Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8+ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Google&#039;s Daydream initiative has seen a slow start amongst its rivals, but a recent update could push it to the mainstream after the company revealed that it will update the flagship from Samsung. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Dreyer Smit) Tue, 01 Aug 2017 08:06:01 +0000 Google says there will be 11 Daydream VR phones by the end of 2017 <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Google CEO Sundar Pichai has revealed that by the end of this year, there will be 11 Android phones available that support its Daydream virtual reality platform - most likely including its new Pixels. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Andy Weir) Tue, 25 Jul 2017 13:14:01 +0000 YouTube now boasts over 1.5 billion monthly logged in viewers <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>YouTube&#039;s CEO took to the company&#039;s blog to announce that the video platform has racked up 1.5 billion monthly logged in users along with improvements to its mobile apps and new YouTube Red shows. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Paul Hill) Sat, 24 Jun 2017 08:40:01 +0000 Asus CEO says its new Google Tango handset, ZenFone AR, will launch in the US in July <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>With one Tango smartphone under his company&#039;s belt, Asus CEO Jerry Shen announced that the Tango-powered ZenFone AR will reach the US in July and will be cheaper than Samsung&#039;s Galaxy S8+. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Boyd Chan) Tue, 30 May 2017 11:22:01 +0000 Google announces new standalone VR headsets from HTC, Lenovo, and Qualcomm <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Google today announced that HTC, Lenovo, and Qualcomm are working on new standalone VR headsets that don&#039;t require phones, cables, or PCs to use. They&#039;ll be available later this year. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Rich Woods) Wed, 17 May 2017 19:34:01 +0000 Watch LIVE: Google I/O developer conference starts today; opening keynote begins at 10am PT <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Following last week&#039;s Microsoft Build 2017 event, Google is kicking off its I/O developer conference today, where it&#039;s expected to reveal more on Android O, Chrome OS, its digital Assistant, and more. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Andy Weir) Wed, 17 May 2017 15:35:21 +0000 Google updates Daydream, allows users to check controller battery life just by looking at it <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Google has updated its Daydream VR app with new features and improvements. The most interesting thing is that the update will allow users to check the controller&#039;s battery life by just looking at it. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Timi Cantisano) Fri, 07 Apr 2017 17:44:01 +0000 NBA brings original content to Google's Daydream VR platform with 'House of Legends' series <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>If you have access to Google Daydream and enjoy the NBA, you&#039;ll want to download the NBA VR app. The app will offer exclusive episodic content in the form of interviews with NBA legends. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Timi Cantisano) Sun, 19 Feb 2017 07:08:01 +0000 7 Days: A week of One Windows, Android updates aplenty, and Microsoft's foldable phones <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>From Qualcomm&#039;s quagmire and Nokia&#039;s next chapter, to BT BS, Creators insights, 2G takedown, Valerie goes to China, and a &#039;bad day&#039; at T-Mobile, it&#039;s our handy walkthrough of the week&#039;s top tech news. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Andy Weir) Sat, 21 Jan 2017 16:26:55 +0000 Google slashes 38% off the cost of its Daydream View VR headset, now available for $49 <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Google introduced the Daydream View last year, priced at $79 - but the company has now slashed its price by over a third, in a special offer that&#039;s scheduled to continue for more than a month. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Andy Weir) Tue, 17 Jan 2017 12:38:01 +0000 Asus unveils the ZenFone AR, with support for both Tango and Daydream <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>After being originally leaked by Qualcomm a few days ago, now Asus&#039; ZenFone AR headset is finally official. The flagship device supports both virtual and augmented reality with Tango and Daydream. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Vlad Dudau) Fri, 06 Jan 2017 13:12:01 +0000 Qualcomm accidentally reveals the ASUS ZenFone AR, which will support Tango and Daydream <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Qualcomm published a press release today revealing the ASUS ZenFone AR, which promises to be the first phone to support both Tango and Daydream. The company has since removed the article. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Rich Woods) Mon, 02 Jan 2017 20:02:01 +0000 Google's new Daydream View VR headset launches on November 10 - here's how much it'll cost <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Google has announced that its new, affordable Daydream View headset will launch on November 1 in five key markets. Here&#039;s where you&#039;ll be able to buy it, and how much it will cost. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Andy Weir) Tue, 01 Nov 2016 18:36:01 +0000 7 Days: A week of Microsoft Surface anticipation, Google galore, and Samsung's fiery fiasco <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>From Yahoo hoo-ha and Toyota&#039;s auto-bot, to Windows phone woes, Oculus magic, Paint reimagined, Edge updates, R.I.P. Nexus, and bye-bye Band, it&#039;s our regular roundup of the week&#039;s top tech news. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Andy Weir) Sat, 08 Oct 2016 18:17:22 +0000 Google announces 30 titles that will become available for the Daydream View VR headset <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Google has updated its Daydream View blog page with 30 titles that will presumably be available once the $79 headset starts shipping out to customers in November. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Steven Parker) Thu, 06 Oct 2016 10:36:01 +0000 Google's new Daydream VR headset could debut at $79 <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Google is expected to unveil two new handsets tomorrow at its October 4th event. But, the company could also unveil its first Daydream VR headset that could be priced at $79. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Timi Cantisano) Tue, 04 Oct 2016 03:26:01 +0000 Google expected to announce Pixel phones, Daydream VR headset, and more on October 4 <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>October 4 looks set to be a pretty big day for Google, as it&#039;s reportedly planning to unveil a 4K Chromecast, its own virtual reality headset, and two new Android phones - the Pixel and Pixel XL. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Andy Weir) Fri, 02 Sep 2016 11:04:01 +0000 Google focusing on content as Android VR Daydream platform gets ready for prime time <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>With the launch of Android 7.0 Nougat out of the way, Google is now getting ready to launch its Daydream virtual reality platform. The company is partnering with HBO, Hulu and YouTube for content. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Vlad Dudau) Wed, 24 Aug 2016 08:12:02 +0000 Fruit Ninja coming to virtual reality this month, promising "an experience like no other" <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Having racked up its billionth download last year, the popular game for fans of fruit-slicing mayhem will soon be making its way to virtual reality, starting this month with the HTC Vive. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Andy Weir) Fri, 10 Jun 2016 11:36:01 +0000 ZTE launches 'Axon 7' with 6GB RAM and QHD display for under $500 <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>ZTE introduced its latest handset, the Axon 7, that will offer a QHD AMOLED display and 6GB RAM. The Axon 7 will also offer the latest from Qualcomm and will be priced under $500 USD. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Timi Cantisano) Thu, 26 May 2016 20:14:01 +0000 7 Days: A week of all things Android, connected sexercise, and Windows phones on the wane <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>From OnePlus 3 and Xbox 95, to Microsoft&#039;s Health, Amazon&#039;s big failures, Nokia&#039;s smartphone resurgence, and Google&#039;s (not so) fine in Europe, it&#039;s our regular roundup of the week&#039;s top tech news. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Andy Weir) Sat, 21 May 2016 11:52:53 +0000 'Nexus VR'? Google says it's working on its own virtual reality headset and controller <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Google announced the new Android-based Daydream virtual reality ecosystem at its I/O developer conference this week, and has since confirmed that it&#039;s building its own VR headset and controller. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Andy Weir) Fri, 20 May 2016 10:02:01 +0000 Google's new push into Android VR begins with Daydream <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Google announced its three pronged approach to VR by way of &#039;Daydream&#039;. The program will offer a platform, headset and controller and will tie in manufacturers to produce Daydream-ready devices. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Timi Cantisano) Wed, 18 May 2016 22:18:01 +0000