Alternative products to Google Earth VR

20 alternative and related products to Google Earth VR

Google Earth VR
Walk the earth in VR
Explore the world from totally new perspectives. Stroll the streets of Tokyo, soar over Yosemite, or teleport across the globe.
20 Alternatives to Google Earth VR

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Jose Niño Pérez
Jose Niño Pérez- Data, Tech and Social Science
Not much to explain...
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Gizmodo
Have you ever dreamt of pissing into the Grand Canyon? Or maybe you've dreamt about taking a leak in deep outer space. Now, you finally can. Sort of. In the new simulation " Pee World VR," you can basically take a long, steaming piss anywhere you can imagine.
Creators
Images courtesy the artists If you've ever dreamt about urinating into the Grand Canyon, well... With Pee World VR , you can go virtually anywhere! This new piece of immersive software puts you in control of both an unyielding stream of bright yellow urine and a variety of different environments.
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Measuring distance and area in Google Earth

Measure tool for Google Earth, available on Chrome and Android (iOS coming) is one of the most requested features: the ability to measure distance and areas.

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TechCrunch
Only a few years ago, Google Earth was the only practical way to see all of Google's satellite and 3D imagery. These days, Google Maps pretty much offers all of the mapping features that casual users need, but Google continues to quietly develop Earth and today, the company announced it is adding an area measurement tool to the service on the web (today), An… See more
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7 Alternatives to Measure Tool in Google Earth

Augmented Reality filters for the Earth

POLARIS is an Augmented Reality app to help millennials to learn about the Earth. With a 3D Earth model to let you explore geographical data & trends like climate change, coffee consumption, employment rate, forest loss, renewable and beer consumption, internet speeds, healthcare, CO2 emissions and other 10+ filters.

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Shashwat Pradhan
Shashwat Pradhan- CEO/Founder @emberify
They can learn about the planet in AR.
Shashwat Pradhan
Shashwat Pradhan- CEO/Founder @emberify
Let's you explore the Earth & worldwide trends in a new way!
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Create electronic dance music (EDM) in VR 🎶

Electronauts is a VR app that lets you create electronic dance music with your friends online or on your own. It includes 40 plus tracks from your favorite artist that you can remix on the fly.

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Variety
Los Angeles-based virtual reality startup Survious is getting ready to launch Electronauts, a new virtual reality (VR) app that allows users to playfully mix and remix songs in real-time. Electronauts will launch on HTC Vive, Oculus Rift and PlayStation VR headsets on August 7, and come with remixable tracks from musicians including The Chainsmokers, ODESZA,… See more
VentureBeat
The founders at Survios are true believers in virtual reality, and they've poured a lot of effort into the hit VR games Raw Data and Sprint Vector. Now they're switching from games to something more like an immersive music experience with Electronauts.
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You can try to catch Carmen Sandiego in Google Earth

The world’s greatest super thief has struck again. Can you track her around the globe to recover the stolen loot? Simply click the Carman . logo on the map to begin!

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I distinctly remember being tucked into the couch, computer on and ready for the chase. With my assignment from ACME (first stop: Paris) I traveled from Singapore to Tokyo to Kathmandu chasing VILE villains, always on the lookout for that iconic scarlet coat and fedora.
The Verge
It's been a while since I've played around on Google Earth, but an assignment from the head honchos at ACME to find the elusive Carmen Sandiego got me to click around the world. Google has partnered with Houghton Mifflin Harcourt to launch The Crown Jewels Caper, the first in a series of Carmen Sandiego games in Google Earth.
Time
Google Earth is partnering with Houghton Mifflin Harcourt to present a brand new Carmen Sandiego video game. Here's how to play
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Read your books in VR Environments

VR Book Reader (alpha) is a web based application for reading digital books in beautiful and immersive VR Environments. This app will allow you to upload your books, assign a VR Environment and enjoy reading.

Alpha release: Functionalities are limited. All your books will be deleted after 30min of inactivity to conserve space.

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Travel the world with a Vive or an Oculus Rift

My friend Damia, recently went on an around the world trip. She visited Japan, Australia, India, China, Nepal, North Korea and several other countries.

She learned about people's struggles and leared about their culture.

I was pumped to do the same. But all I had were $100 in my bank account and a VR headset. That's why I made Travel VR.

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Watch movies from the characters POV in virtual reality.

Contraverse is cinematic virtual reality streaming platform that makes it extremely easy to watch narrative VR and experience what it would be like to be inside a movie.

With a growing content library, Contraverse is making immersive VR movies accessible to everyone by offering premium VR content across every VR headset and mobile phone.

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Medium
Contraverse is now available for FREE on Oculus Go and Rift, HTC Vive, Gear VR, Google Daydream, iOS and Android.
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Expedia Labs Virtual Reality Experiences are fully immersive ways to explore the world around you from a unique point of view. The Space Needle experience is all about the thrill of a bungee jump and see the Seattle Skyline from the air. While the Cenote is a relaxing trip into the blue waters of the Yucatan Peninsula.

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TechCrunch
Many major companies, like Air Canada, Hollister and Expedia, are recording every tap and swipe you make on their iPhone apps. In most cases you won't even realize it. And they don't need to ask for permission. You can assume that most apps are collecting data on you. Some even monetize...
The Verge
A number of popular airline, hotel, and retail apps engage in the practice of recording your iPhone screen with your knowledge or consent, according to an investigation from TechCrunch. The practice, known as session replaying, typically involves hiring a third-party firm, in this case the analytics firm Glassbox, to embed the technology into a mobile app.
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