USA As we speak declares VR information present 'VRtually There'
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The New York Occasions is already utilizing VR to take you contained in the information, and USA Immediately is wanting make the catching up on occasions extra immersive, too. The USA In the present day Community plans to debut “the primary branded information expertise introduced in VR” this spring. What does that imply precisely? USA Immediately may have a digital actuality information present, and it is referred to as “VRtually There.”
The present will tackle “a real community strategy” with scheduled segments from newsrooms across the US. Examples of these segments embrace music information from Nashville, the newest in automotive from Detroit and political tales from Washington DC. There may even be loads of tech information from San Francisco and the newest ideas and tips from USA At present’s Critiques.com.
USA Immediately is not any stranger to digital actuality, having already tapped the platform for a quantity of featured tales. Whereas in the present day’s announcement does not point out specifics, the information outlet’s present VR content material is accessible on Google Cardboard and Samsung Gear VR in addition to the upcoming Oculus Rift and HTC Vive. For people who do not personal a headset, 360-diploma movies can be found for desktop and cellular customers, too. We anticipate we’ll be listening to extra about “VRtually There” as we get nearer to the present’s premiere, together with precisely once we ought to tune in.