By Matthew Allen
Google Cardboard is the cheap and affordable Virtual Reality device that turns your mobile phone in to a VR headset. There are hundreds of VR apps on the Google Play and Apple App stores. Let’s take a look at some of the top space and astronomy themed Google Cardboard apps that you can download on to your phone for free!
The Google Cardboard headset. Credit: By Evan-Amos – Own work, Public Domain, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=45580283
You might have heard of the Occulus Rift or the HTC Vive, which have been making headlines as the high cost, exciting, futuristic virtual reality headsets that have been released in 2016. But, you might not have heard of Google Cardboard, the cheap device which turns your smart phone in to a VR headset. Similar to other devices, such as the Samsung Gear, you simply slot your phone in to the front of the headset, load up a VR app that you downloaded from either the Google Play Store or Apple App store and away you go! Virtual reality for around £10!
So, once you’re set up using your Google Cardboard headset, what are the best apps out there that you can play with? ...