‘Google Earth VR’ Launches For Free To Let You Fly Around The World


This is Google Earth VR. Google Earth VR is a surprise project from Google’s Geo team that is being both announced and released today. This is the team behind Google Maps and the original Google Earth. According to Mike Podwal, project manager for Google Earth VR , “ 94 percent of the world’s population is covered in this experience. Google Earth VR’s primary locomotion system is flight.

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Multi-Media Artist Tripp Derrick Barnes Talks About Creating VR Experiences


Tripp Derrick Barnes is a New York City-based multi-media artist. Most of his available works are paintings, but in the last few years, he’s found a new favorite medium: VR experiences. He discovered Google Tilt Brush and created the sculpture, which sold to a digital art buyer. “I Eventually, a VR arcade in New Jersey closed and sold off their supplies. I work a lot with Unity, but to a small degree,” said Barnes.