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Virtual Reality

August 24th, 2017

CNN Digital Sees 8.6 Million Live Video Starts for Solar Eclipse; 5.7 Million for Virtual Reality 4K Live Stream

CNN’s live stream feeds of the solar eclipse saw a total of 8.6 million live starts, with 3.8 million coming from […]

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August 14th, 2017

CNN and Volvo Present the Solar Eclipse in an Unprecedented 360° Virtual Reality Live-Stream

CNN and Volvo Cars USA will present the solar eclipse from multiple locations, coast to coast, in an immersive two-hour 360° live-stream experience starting […]

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March 7th, 2017

CNN Digital Debuts its Virtual Reality Unit: CNNVR

CNN announced today the official launch of CNNVR – a new immersive journalism unit and virtual reality platform within CNN […]

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May 18th, 2016

CNNVR Featured as Creator for Google’s Daydream

Announced today at Google I/O, CNN virtual reality content will be featured on Daydream, Google’s new platform for high performance […]

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March 31st, 2016


On January 28, 1986 CNN was the only national broadcast network to carry the explosion of the Space Shuttle Challenger on […]

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