Just ahead of Google’s big developer conference next week, Google I/O, the company has quietly rolled out a new mobile app for its VR180 point-and-shoot cameras, allowing users to set up their device, view and manage clips, and upload photo and video content to Google Photos and YouTube.

At CES in January, Google had shown off new VR180 cameras including Lenovo’s Mirage, and one from a Chinese manufacturer Yi, called the Horizon.

The name, VR180, refers to a new VR format for capturing 180-degree panoramic images, that was created through a collaboration between YouTube and Google’s Daydream VR division …


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