Now a day, the technology is shaping our lives especially in Virtual Reality. If you search online you will observe countless new technologies and innovations that have surrounded us completely. The one, who don’t keep up to date their knowledge, misses a lot of fun and creativity as well. Recently, it has been observed that the subscribers of New York Times subscribers were given the chance to observe and experience the brand new application of NYT VR. This application was launched on Google play store in order give the rich and finest experience of virtual reality of smart phones of its users. Furthermore, users were encouraged to download and use the app and provide their feedback regarding their experience with the application. A huge list of subscribers have been seen on the Google cardboard Social Media regarding the positive and neutral feedbacks regarding the usage and experience related to the application.
Twitter has been observed as the most influential social media for the application as most of the tweets were seen focusing over the medium of virtual reality as reaction after watching the “The Displaced”. It was the very first virtual reality movie that was created by the Times and is also considered the part of The New York Time Magazine story at cover page that is based on the refugee crisis across the globe. Due to the trend on twitter social media, more than 700 individuals have shared the hash tag of #nytr along with its sharing on instagram. In addition to this, the sharing also involved the sharing of videos and photos along with their families and their own selfies while trying the Cardboard viewer. Later on, more than thousands were also observed to be using the hash tag on twitter making it a trend on Saturday in New York and in Philadelphia, California and D.C along with other cities.
The positive reactions from the subscribers have made them confident and proclaimed it as the most successful app launcher in New York. Viewers were observed resonated with the rich experience, it has been analyzed that the averages user has used the app for more than 14 minutes. The app was downloaded more it it’s first very few days as compared to any other Time application at the eve of its launch. The app is totally free and can be downloaded from the Google Play store that is intended for Android users. Yes, the application is not just limited to the android users but Apple users can also taste this bliss through their app store. The analytics show that more than 91 percent videos have been watched in the mode of Cardboard. However, Google Cardboard has been integrated with the riches watching experience. But, if users are trying to view or download the movies or clips without cardboard, they might not observe the premium quality but they still will be able to download and watch. It is proclaimed that the next movie will be released in December, so stay in touch for more.
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