By James TrewThe company’s own-brand budget VR headset is available outside the US.
Google’s most accessible VR headset is now available in France, the UK, Canada and Germany, via the official store. For something that was meant to bring VR to the masses, Google had been unusually coy about actually putting it out there. The search giant only started selling its own version of the headset in the US in February. Before then, you had to source fromthird parties (fortunately there are many), or change your cereal ornewspaper of choice. Even then, headsets varied in quality for something made of cardboard, and not all the manufacturers offered the newer version, so [...]
Police in Surrey have the “largest” drone squadron in the UK after being given £250,000 to buy new drones.
The Surrey and Sussex Police force has already trained 38 of its members of staff how to fly UAVs and will be expanding its fleet from one to five after being given the funding by the Home Office.
Officers using the drones in the three month trial will include those in Gatwick Airport’s armed response unit, forensic collision investigation and reconstruction, a targeted patrol team, neighbourhood response, and a command search and operations planning unit.
“Our drone operations will be overt, open and transparent, and we will use all [...]