Facebook unveils social virtual reality app at developer conference
"We're building tools to give people the power to share what they want", he said.
As he appeared at Facebook's annual F8 Developer Conference in California, he announced the "second act" in Facebook's camera development - a platform that will allow developers to create AR apps in a bid to take on Snapchat. This new augmented reality platform will definitely add edge to the graphics that are visible from a camera lens.
Technology gurus hold many different opinions about the true potentials of virtual/augmented reality (VR/AR).
During his F8 kickoff speech, Zuckerberg noted that he had once believed the transition to augmented reality technologies would begin with eyeglasses.
Even though the Facebook CEO has not hinted anything about developing AR games, he did say that the popular networking platform is a great hub for businesses to reach people and experiment with AR.
Neighbor charged in murder of Schaumburg woman
Officers conducted a well-being check after friends who were concered over her absence from church contacted police. Investigators still don't know if Thrasher and Mejia-Maya had known each other before the murder, the report added.
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. Zuckerberg said that they are developing a "mind computer interface" or a computer that can read minds. "We want glasses, or eventually contact lenses, that look and feel normal but that let us overlay all kinds of information and digital objects on top of the real world".
"Think about how numerous things you use don't actually need to be physical", Mark Zuckerberg Told Recode where he also talked about his broader AR vision, which includes AR glasses. Zuckerberg added: "We see the beginning of a new platform". "We are going to make the camera the first mainstream augmented-reality platform".
Facebook Spaces was initially showcased by MarkZuckerberg at the Oculus Connect Conference in October previous year, but today the company has opened it for public.
The latest services from Facebook operates by creating an animated avatar of you and then transfer you to a virtual world where you are accompanied by your friends.
Zuckerberg said games were likely to be a key component, and showed off a demo of a game turning a table into an AR game, allowing children to interact with objects on it.
The host acknowledged in an affidavit that he continued sleeping with the other woman, who remains a friend, until March 2016. Jones said he sometimes smokes marijuana - almost yearly - "to monitor its strength, which is how law enforcement does it".
It is now - really -steaming northward and is expected to arrive in the Sea of Japan sometime next week, US officials said. Cavas was first to report Monday about the Navy's post that revealed the Carl Vinson nowhere near the Korean Peninsula.
Finally, Monarch Capital Management Inc. boosted its position in Emerson Electric Company by 0.7% in the second quarter. The industrial products company reported $0.49 EPS for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $0.42 by $0.07.
Despite Trump's promises to find a "solution" to the dispute, Stephenson said dairy farmers aren't holding their breath. In Canada, through supply management, quotas for milk are set for producers and demand is met with little surplus.
Under that law, general elections are supposed to be held on a regular five-year schedule, with the next vote due in 2020. She needed to win the backing of more than two thirds of parliament's 650 members in order to hold an early election.
Two people were killed Wednesday in Venezuela as opposition-led protests against President Nicolas Maduro rocked the country. Foreign governments are also warning about the increasingly bellicose rhetoric and repressive stance of the government.
Napoli noted that in fact, another shooting had happened in the same area just 45 minutes or so before Smith was killed. Hayes, who was convicted of manslaughter and attempted manslaughter, insisted at trial that he shot in self-defense.
Special elections will hold particular importance for Democrats this year, as Republicans now control both the House and Senate. The runoff victor will succeed Republican Tom Price , who resigned to join Trump's administration as health secretary.
The Italian took over a side seventh in the table, but two wins in 24 matches has left the Blues in danger of relegation. Albion now have a seven-point lead over second-placed Newcastle after their title rivals lost 3-1 at Ipswich on Monday.
In the United States, the company added 1.42 million subscribers, compared with analysts' average estimate of 1.50 million. The company now has over 98.75 million subscribers and it expects to pass the 100 million milestone by this weekend.
A new Missouri rule will strip state family planning funds from organizations that provide abortions, including hospitals. Lawder says Planned Parenthood would not be able to offer abortions without the injunction from Sachs.
Chipmaker Qualcomm's revenue falls 9.6 pct
Revenues fell 10 percent year-on-year to United States dollars 5.0 billion, and net profit was down 36 percent to USD 0.7 billion. Looking ahead, QCOM forecast Q3 EPS of $0.90 to $1.15, roughly in-line with the $1.10 per share that analysts are looking for.
Jaitley confident of Vijay Mallya's extradition to India
The CBI team would put-forth four major cases to back its argument to get Mallya back to India and try him before an Indian court. Mallya, whose now-defunct Kingfisher Airlines owes more than Rs 9,000 crore to various banks, had left India on March 2, 2016.
Younis Khan eyes Test milestone
Younis Khan is just 23 runs away from becoming the first Pakistan player to score 10,000 Test runs. Pakistan topped the Test rankings last September following their drawn series in England.
National Merit corporate-sponsored scholarships announced
More awards will be announced May 10, with winners of college-sponsored Merit Scholarship awards announced on June 7 and July 17. MacArthur High School senior Benjamin Harris Bolin was recently announced as a victor of the National Merit CACI Scholarship.
Ohio expands new program to help children of addicts
Attorney General DeWine announced the creation of the Ohio START (Sobriety, Treatment, and Reducing Trauma) program last month. The program only had $3.5 million in funding, but DeWine committed an additional $1.1 million to the cause.
National park visitors contribute millions to Montana economy
Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke announced the figures while at San Francisco's Presidio at the Golden Gate National Recreation Area. Roughly 9,500 jobs were supported by the spending, an increase of roughly 3,000 since 2012, according to the report.
Microvision Inc. (MVIS) Closed its Previous Trade at $2.34
If we look at stock performance in last active day trading, we see that stock has moved edged up 0.39% to end the day at $35.91. According to sentiments of 3 analysts the mean estimates of short term price target for the company's stock is marked at $3.67.