29 Feb '16, 5pm

@comcast Revs Up Some #360Video -- Ties #VR to #NASCAR Sponsorship - via @MultiNews

@comcast Revs Up Some #360Video -- Ties #VR to #NASCAR Sponsorship - via @MultiNews

Offering a taste of 360-degree video, Comcast has expanded on its NASCAR title sponsorship by posting a short virtual reality video that gives viewers an immersive view of the Homestead-Miami Speedway and a chance to ride shotgun with driver Daniel Suárez (fittingly in the Arris car). Comcast, which has already bulked up its VOD library with NASCAR fare and updated its NASCAR sports app for the MSO’s X1 platform , said it developed the video in tandem with Office of Baby and Groove Jones , a studio that specializes in VR content and apps. Fox Sports, by the way, applied some VR focus to its recent coverage of the Daytona 500. Comcast's NASCAR-focused 360 video can be streamed and manipulated below, or accessed via mobile VR platforms such as Google Cardboard and Merge VR by downloading the Littlstar app and searching for “Xfinity.” Comcast Ventures, the company’s VC arm, h...

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