StreetView Pointcloud On Oculus Rift
Proof-of-concept demo by Graham Reeves shows how depth data captured in Google Maps can be applied in a virtual reality experience - video embedded below:
I took google street view + depth data + oculus rest + three.js and made a rift compatible point cloud viewer …
… replace Lat/Lon with your own destination… this is just a good example, edges of buildings work well :)
It is nowhere near a finished user-friendly experience but does show potential where the Street View experience could go to in the future.
A link to the illustrated position can be found here (you can change the location with different coordinates in the url)