Google and fondle builder Mattel suggested that they are collaborating on a new chronicle of a classical View-Master fondle that uses Google’s smartphone-based practical existence solution, Cardboard.
The strange View-Master, initial introduced in 1939, used stereoscopic images to make we feel like we were saying 3D images of locations around a world. The new View-Master, Mattel pronounced in a press release, will likewise let users revisit “famous places, landmarks, nature, planets and some-more in 360 grade ‘photospheres.’”
“We grown Google Cardboard as an open height to enthuse companies like Mattel to rethink how to broach new user practice by technology,” Google Cardboard Product Director Mike Jazayeri pronounced in a press release. “Many of us on a Google Cardboard group grew adult personification with View-Master, so we were vehement to combine with Mattel and to see a spectator develop and work with Google Cardboard.”
Mattel will recover a new View-Master in tumble 2015 for $30, and will sell additional “experience reels” for $15, any of that will underline 4 experiences, with mixed areas to explore.
Google initial suggested Cardboard in Jun 2014, describing it as a “no-frills enclosing that transforms a phone into a simple VR headset.” Google has also expelled instructions on how to build a practical existence spectator to use with a smartphone app. The spectator is constituted essentially of bland items, including cardboard, lenses, magnets, velcro, a rubber band, and an discretionary hang NFC tag.