Facebook Launches New Camera Tools as a Foundation for Advanced Augmented Reality
Zuckerberg calls these applications primitive at the moment, but he's betting they'll take off by inviting developers to create apps for Facebook's in-app camera-rather than headsets or spectacles.
In the VR category, the company launched Facebook Spaces, an app that allows VR communications between friends via Oculus hardware. He said that this could lead to new features on Facebook's mobile app by the end of the year.
While Snapchat's offering to developers is limited to geofilters, Facebook has invited its worldwide developer community to use its tools to create geofilters, filters, masks, etc.
For example: Two friends who live across the country from one another could put on headsets, openSpaces on the Oculus Rift and meet anywhere in the world as their respective avatars. "But when you look around at all of the different cameras that are out there today, no one has built a platform yet".
We hope Facebook to let us know how we can use its new VR social network for let's say productive tasks, entrepreneurial ventures or educational purposes. He also said that Facebook isn't anxious about "no innovation" allegations and defended copying Snapchat by saying that it was the ground work for Facebook's Camera Effects Platform for developers.
Changes were made and features added to Facebook Messenger that aim to improve communication between consumers and businesses. And that's where companies like Austin's BoldMetrics may have an opening to help people make avatars that match their real life dimensions. These were fine for the time, but what Facebook's talking about is a far more in depth, connected and useful implementation built on top of the Facebook Graph, leveraging the data users have already contributed.
In fact, CEO Mark Zuckerberg has described Facebook's current arsenal of features as being primitive but only primitive because it's still so early on the journey to creating immersive experiences.
Kim said: "If the U.S. dares opt for a military action", North Korea "is ready to react to any mode of war desired by the USA ". A senior North Korean official then accused the United States of bringing the countries to the brink of thermonuclear war.
It has been noted previously that Hernandez routinely read the Bible with Urban Meyer every morning during his Gators career. Hernandez had been housed in a single cell in a general population unit at the maximum-security state prison in Shirley.
No suicide note was left, but sources told FOX25 that "John 3:16" was written on his forehead and the wall of his prison cell. CBS reported one of the last people to see Hernandez alive was a close friend who is now in isolation on suicide watch.
Analysts predict the Conservatives could win around 100 more seats, mostly at the expense of the Labour Party, Reuters reports. He said: "It seems to me she feels she has got everything to lose by going on television and debating myself and others".
According to the EIA, refineries continued to increase their production with the degree of capacity in use rising to 92.9%. Oil prices were down almost 4% through the afternoon on Wednesday and now hover just above the $50 a barrel mark.
It's common for Christians to greet each other by saying "Christ has risen" in the say way they'd say "Merry Christmas". Easter Sunday celebration marks the resurrection of Jesus Christ, three days after he was crucified.
Critics say Trump's failure to release returns raises conflict-of-interest questions about his business empire. Gary Palmer, R-Ala., urges people to thank him "for standing with President Trump to repeal Obamacare now".
The court said that there would be no de-novo trial and the trial court judge would not be transferred till trial was over. The second set of case was against unknown " karsevaks " who were in and around the disputed structure and pulled it down.
Huawei Honor Bee 2
The front camera is still 8MP but got an upgraded sensor that should capture better photos than last year's Honor 8. As the name suggests, this new smartphone is the successor to the Honor Bee, which was launched back in 2015.
Wall Powers Wizards To Game 1 Win Over Hawks
The stop and start play carried over into the second half as the refs continued to enjoy hearing themselves blow the whistle. Millsap took just eight shots but managed 19 points thanks to 11 freebies at the free throw line.
Is Georgia election a sign of a Democratic comeback?
Trump happily congratulated Republicans in a tweet chiding the media and the support streaming into Georgia from other states. That means Ossoff, a former congressional staff member, will take on Republican Karen Handel in a June runoff election.
Jason Chaffetz Won't Run for Re-election in 2018
Chaffetz on Wednesday announced he wouldn't be on the ballot in 2018, either for a sixth term in the House or a bid for Senate. Chaffetz told the Deseret News in January 2016 he was interested in looking at running for governor.
McGirt In The Hunt At Harbour Town, Two Tied For Lead
Competing for his first PGA Tour win at the tricky Pete Dye layout proved too daunting for the inexperienced Schniederjans. His 66-68 is the just the second time in seven career visits to Harbour Town he's opened with two sub-70 rounds.
IMF Trims India's Growth Forecast To 7.2 Per Cent For 2017
Revised data shows an uptick in global growth from 3,1% to 3,5% this year, together with an unimproved rate in 2018. After growing 2.2% last year, global trade volume will expand 3.8% this year and 3.9% in 2018, the fund predicted.
Nintendo Reveals Reason Behind NES Classic Departure
According to a report, you can expect the Super Nintendo Entertainment System (SNES) to get the NES Classic treatment. Unfortunately, Nintendo couldn't extend the run of the NES mini since it already had plans to release the SNES mini.