Zuckerberg announced that today will see the beta launch of an open AR platform through a new camera function of the app that will allow developers to create their own filters and frames. Mark Zuckerberg kicked proceedings off by unveiling the company's ambitious plans for augmented reality. These effects won't just be limited to art frames and face filters, but also feature three-dimensional (3D) text and images.
"Facebook Spaces lets you easily phone a friend in the real world with Messenger video calling, so you can bring even more people into your VR space", says Facebook. But, note that Zuckerberg is now talking mostly about things you see in the app - not things you'd see with AR glasses, which he says may come eventually.
Looking to blend digital and physical worlds, Facebook is betting big on augmented reality.
He said the nature of work would also change: "In the future, I think that more of us are going to contribute to culture and society in ways that are not measured by economics or traditional GDP".
Zuckerberg instead devoted the bulk of his Californian keynote yesterday (18 April) to augmented reality (AR), which he described as Facebook's second act.
The Facebook chief executive connected the new technological platform with the social network's mission to build community. They passed around a virtual balloon and got excited about taking a virtual selfie. Others sniff that they might prove out as just another colossal flop to add to the hype rubbish pile along with the likes of 3DTV. Facebook's new virtual reality app will make it feel like you're in the same room as friends, or on the same beach, garden or park - the new VR app can transport your avatar anywhere.
If only Facebook could build an affordable AR device for consumers, there might be many takers.
Additionally Facebook will add chat extensions into Messenger. Overall it looks cute, but has a lot of work to be done before it has a definable goal. That raised questions about Facebook's ability to monitor gruesome material on its site.
Eventually people would use augmented reality on eyewear, Mr Zuckerberg said, although he stopped short of suggesting the company was planning to make games itself.
The technology giant's chief executive said "our hearts go out to the friends and family" of Godwin, who was shot dead by Steve Stephens in the U.S. city of Cleveland in Sunday in an apparent random killing.
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It was a complete surprise to everyone because her twin sister Brie Bella didn't even know the news before it happened. Unfortunately, at the time of the proposal Brie as she's now expecting her first child with husband Daniel Bryan .
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More than 90 percent of passengers bumped from a flight on a major U.S. airline previous year volunteered, according to the U.S. Overbooking is legal, and most airlines do it in anticipation of no-shows, the US Department of Transportation said.
A number of former Chelsea teammates have since paid homage to Terry on Instagram , with Lampard leading the tributes (see below). He has this burning desire to play football and it'll be chewing him up that he hasn't been able to put his boots on and perform.
Watson followed Jadhav soon to the dug-out after being bowled by Stokes, as RCB looked down the barrel at 101/5 in 15.5 overs. Tripathi fell shortly after for 31 before captain Steve Smith and Mahendra Singh Dhoni steadied the ship with a 58-run stand.
As Radar readers know, Simmons, 68, has disappeared from the public eye three years ago after decades in the spotlight. Richard Simmons was admitted to a California hospital for what his manager called "severed indigestion".
Gold gained 0.7 percent to hit a five-month high of $1,295.5 per ounce on continued concerns on tensions over North Korea. The dollar added to overnight gains and was up 0.1 percent at 109.040 yen after rising briefly to 109.225.
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IIT Delhi Develops Beacons To Register Student Attendance
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It has been created to perform tasks, which users would otherwise do by tapping on the screen, simply via voice-commands. Yes, we don't have a radical design change here or anything like that, but it is not a particularly poor design as well.
Saudi helicopter shot down by friendly fire in Yemen
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White House: Trump Congratulates Erdogan After Disputed Win
Schinas said. "We neither see, hear, nor acknowledge the political reports you'll prepare", Erdogan said later at the palace. A victory for Turkey's President in a referendum on Sunday triggered a modest rally in the Turkish lira yesterday.
Arsene Wenger hints he will ditch 3-5-2 against Man City
Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain admits performances have not been up to scratch of late and was relieved to get back to winning ways. But their future, they have still one year of contract after [this season] so I don't think there is an urgency about that.
Trading Revenue Drop Hurts Goldman Profit
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However, the focus is to keep Weetabix performing strongly in the United Kingdom , where it employs 1000 people. It is hoped the combination of Post and Weetabix will boost global growth opportunities on both sides.