Cardboard Insights


Every Super Mario Game Ever in 360 VR Video

May 29, 2016 Kevin F

Every Super Mario Game Ever in 360 VR Video

Feeling a little retro today? Courtesy of IGN, check out every Super Mario Game Ever in VR below: If you're on Android, play it in the official Youtube app and click the VR mask to enjoy it with your Cardboard Viewer.  Don't have a viewer yet? Grab one here


Google Cardboard QR Code Not Working - The Instant Fix

April 28, 2016 Kevin F

Google Cardboard QR Code Not Working - The Instant Fix

So you just got your snazzy new Google Cardboard viewer and for some crazy reason the QR code just won't seem to work.  You've tried everything to make it scan in the official Cardboard App and still no luck. Well one option is to use Google's Viewer Profile Generator. It seems super easy to use. You just need to know the distortion coefficients and inter-lens distance amongst other precise data.  You did say you were a PhD scientist right?  But in case you're not, we've got your back.  If you're using a version 2 viewer like the ones we provide, then...


Google Cardboard Flou – 5 Solutions Rapide

April 06, 2016 Kevin F

Google Cardboard Flou – 5  Solutions Rapide

Donc, vous venez d'avoir votre toute Nouvelle Visionneuse Cardboard et alors que vous pensez que c'est génial, la qualité semble être trop floue.  La bonne nouvelle est que nous avons mis en place 5 conseils rapides que vous pouvez essayer afin de facilement améliorer la qualité visuelle de votre visionneuse: Distance de la visionneuse: En haut de votre visionneuse, vous remarquerez la bande velcro que vous utilisez pour maintenir votre téléphone en place lorsqu'il est monté. L'une des solutions les plus simples consiste à essayer de manœuvrer entre la distance du téléphone et les lentilles - c'est-à-dire, essayez de fixer...


How to Use Google Cardboard in 2 Mins

January 31, 2016 Kevin F

How to Use Google Cardboard in 2 Mins

Got a brand new Cardboard viewer? Well here's a quick crash course on how to start using the new edition of Google Cardboard. We'll have you immersed in VR bliss in 2 minutes! 1. Setup (1 Min):  Hats off to CNET for putting together this awesome 1 min setup tutorial.  2. Cardboard App (1 Min): There's literally dozens of awesome cardboard apps to discover and the official Google Cardboard app is your gateway to them all. The Cardboard app comes with a bunch of cool demos and features links to other recommended VR apps making it the fastest way to get up and running. ...


Blurry Google Cardboard - 5 Quick Fixes

January 27, 2016 Kevin F

Blurry Google Cardboard - 5 Quick Fixes

So you just got your brand spankin’ New Cardboard Viewer and while you think it’s awesome, the quality seems to be overly blurry.  The good news is we’ve put together 5 quick tips you can try to easily improve the visual quality of your viewer: Viewer Distance: At the top of your your viewer you’ll notice the velcro strap that you use to hold your phone in place when mounted. One of the easiest fixes is to try playing with the distance of the phone to the lenses - meaning, try fastening the velcro at different levels while looking through the...