Google DayDream, Google's virtual reality platform, already allows the applications of any developer; Provided it meets the criteria.
Virtual reality is still in the sights of all companies even though it seems to lose steam. There we have with the signing star of this week, Hugo Barra by Facebook . Communication services, multimedia, applications ... Virtual reality is an excellent tool both for leisure and for the professional environment.
Google also points to virtual reality with its Google DayDream . Evolution of Google Cardboard, has started in a very timid way since it is compatible with very few devices. It also remained closed to a particular group of developers. And since the only way for a platform to grow is to let apps flow, Google has decided to open its virtual reality platform to any developer .
If your applications meet the quality criteria they may be in Google DayDream
Google wants its virtual reality apps store to be good enough to make it worth the user. The Google Play Store has too much broadband, hence the quality of many proposals, something that should not happen in Google DayDream: all applications need to maintain a standard that ensures correct execution by compatible mobile phones .
Developers must meet quality minimums to publish on Google DayDream
The applications need to be compatible with the glasses and the control, they must allow the movement of the neck, they need to adapt to the Apis of the platform ... If you comply with everything you need, you can start the process of registering your applications: Add them to Google DayDream using the new fields in the developer console .
Users will have a wider range of apps to choose from. All should ensure full compatibility with DayDream's goggles and remote control. And they will be accessible to those who have the required hardware. Google DayDream is currently only compatible with Google Pixel and Moto Z. They will also be with the Huawei Mate 9 pro and Asus Zenfone AR, although they will have to wait until they hit the market.