Google’s powerful VR partnership with Yi Technology
Google partnership with Chinese cam maker yields a marvelous spectacle of VR technology. The camera has sixteen 4K cameras around and one on top. The idea in using multiple cameras is to generate a 360 video of an event. The captures videos provides a fully involved experience for the VR viewer.
The past couple of months are witnessing impressive releases in virtual reality technology. Facebook’s virtual reality platform has received mixed reactions from Business Insider. The reason, however, is that there isn’t a lot to do with it. As the technology blossoms, there will be more applications and innovations. However at the moment, each impressive product concept sits in isolation.
OTOY is another example of compelling virtual reality innovation. In this case however, they are partners with Facebook.