'Pokemon GO' gives Zuckerberg AR dreams; Facebook to venture into AR
With Facebook Spaces, you can view Facebook content with friends in VR, including 360 videos and photos that can transport you to new places.
Or, Zuckerberg explained at Facebook's annual F8 developer conference on 19 April, "you can add a second coffee mug, so it looks like you're not having breakfast alone". 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. Zuckerberg said the company is making the "first mainstream augmented reality platform out of the camera", called "Act 2". On his Facebook page, Zuckerberg said this feature was act one.
One way that Facebook's new AR platform will come to life is by allowing developers to layer information cards digitally onto real life objects.
"That's why today (Tuesday) we announced the "Camera Effects Platform", giving developers the power to build AR tools for the camera and bring people together in new ways", Zuckerberg told over 4,000 people at at the McEnery Convention Centre in San Jose as millions watched the keynote via Facebook Live.
Another nearby planet found that may be just right for life
There are also lessons to glean from, and apply to, the TRAPPIST-1 system whose discovery was announced in February this year. Seven outside astronomers said the Milky Way is big enough for all the discoveries to be exciting, requiring more exploring.
Jimmy Kimmel pays tribute to the late Don Rickles
On The Late Show , Colbert recalled losing to Rickles at the Emmys, only to soon be embraced by the comic afterward. One of those is Jimmy Kimmel , who dedicated last night's episode of Jimmy Kimmel Live! to the late comedian.
Tatts Group receives Pacific Consortium's takeover offer
Respective boards for Tabcorp and Tatts had already unanimously recommended sealing the deal between the two gambling operators. Tatts shareholders will control 58% of the enlarged entity, with Tabcorp's shareholders holding the remaining 42%.
Create a digital avatar to hang out with friends in a virtual hangout. The company has released the closed beta of its AR Studio platform, which will be "open" in later stages.
At F8 yesterday, Facebook also launched a new virtual reality app, Facebook Spaces, which is created to let users hang out in virtual environments "as if you were in the same room".
Features like the AR studio or augmented reality is similar to Snap Chat, will allow digital images to be placed over the real world.
For game lovers Facebook's buyout of Oculus VR has set up the platform for Facebook Spaces. It has also released the Frame Studio that will let the developers create frames for photos and videos. For example, a new Discover tab on the Facebook Messenger platform will make it easier for users to find particular bots out of the many that are available, or scan Messenger Codes with their cameras to access information and offerings from particular businesses.
Ever since Snapchat CEO Evan Spiegel turned down Zuckerberg's attempt to buy his company, Facebook is on a copying spree.
ServiceMaster offers to pay Fizdale fine
He clearly had not cooled off yet when he was asked the very next question about fighting back into the game in the second half. Prior to those match-ups and all First Round games, Grizzlies Playoff Plaza Parties will begin two hours prior to tip-off.
Pruitt allies explore hiring private lawyers to rewrite EPA rule
They chanted and held signs reading, "East Chicago Demands Clean Water". Housing officials said their goal is to move out all families by May.
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Eventually, Montgomery, who was expected to pitch in relief for the team, blossomed into South Carolina's best starter. Covey allowed a double and a two-run homer in the first, and yielded two more runs on three hits in the second inning.
Georgia Special Election Results Hang In Suspense
Associated Press reporter Catherine Lucey in Washington and Kathleen Foody in Alpharetta, Georgia, contributed. He and the other top vote-getter - Republican candidate Karen Handel - will now face off on their own in June.
Hyundai Motor pulls ad from the O'Reilly Factor
O'Reilly or the company in exchange for agreeing to not pursue litigation or speak about their accusations against him". His long-running show remains the most watched cable news program in the USA , averaging around four million viewers.
Canada: Trump is wrong when he says dairy practices unfair
The order also specifically promises to bolster American steel, which could affect cross-border infrastructure projects. "Dairy farmers should not have their businesses ruined and lives upended as a result of this unfair trade practice".
NFL Draft: Have Jets found any studs in late rounds?
Just what are the Cleveland Browns planning to do in the 2017 NFL Draft? Garrett has All-Pro potential, but he's not ideal . Lance Zierlein, NFL.com: The guy is a freak, which leads us to a comparable NFL talent in Jevon "The Freak" Kearse.
DOJ will crack down on violent gangs
Law enforcement officials on the Fort Peck Indian Reservation in Montana began training this week on accessing the federal data. The broader mission is focused on strengthening relationships with reservations across the country.
Canada, Ontario face hard choice as Toronto home bubble builds
The two finance ministers and Toronto Mayor John Tory will meet on Tuesday to discuss house affordability in the region.
Ronaldo's hat-trick fires Real Madrid in Champions League semis
Bayern coach Carlo Ancelotti agreed with Vidal and said in his media conference that the referees needed video help. For the fourth time in a row, Bayern Munich were knocked out of the Champions League by a Spanish side .