Facebook aims to crush Snapchat with augmented reality

This platform is actually a tool which will help any developer build augmented reality apps.

During the VR interactions, users can draw with virtual markers, watch 360-degree videos, and call other friends through Messenger. Facebook will raise the bar by doing so, especially to compete against Snap Inc, the maker of Snapchat. He is not anxious about the same anymore and is looking towards developers to build apps and filters with the use of their newly release platform. Bigger than even Facebook can fill with augmented reality experiences.

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Zuckerberg's comment came during the opening of Facebook's annual developers conference in the heart of Silicon Valley, where he focused on technology tools meant to promote stronger communities. Augmented reality overlays computer-generated images over the real world. On day two, Chief Scientist at Oculus Research Michael Abrash shared a vision for the path to full AR - where augmentation enhances your vision and hearing seamlessly while being light, comfortable, power-efficient and socially acceptable enough to accompany you everywhere.

Mark Zuckerberg has always been planning to start a revolution and completely transform Facebook.

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"For the past decade Facebook has been focused on friends and family". Frames Studio is an online creative editor, now available globally that allows people to design frames that can be used either as profile picture frames or in the new Facebook camera.

Rachel Rubin Franklin, the former head of the Sims video game franchise, said it lets you spend time with people and gives "the essence that you're really there together".

An upbeat Zuckerberg, who fired off jokes, also showed how digital plants, animals, masks and more could be added to real scenes viewed through smartphone cameras in the same manner that games such as Pokemon Go let people catch animated creatures in the world around them.

For a full list of changes and features announced today, you can visit the Facebook Developers' Blog. It's up to 200 million people in like a year.I tend to worry more and think more about the substance of what our community actually wants, Tech Crunch reported.

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