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Facebook looks to add augmented reality tools, making chores more interesting - MassLive.com;

Facebook looks to add augmented reality tools, making chores more interesting - MassLive.com

MassLive.comFacebook looks to add augmented reality tools, making chores more interestingMassLive.comFacebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg speaks at his company's annual F8 developer conference, Tuesday, April 18, 2017, in San Jose, Calif. (AP Photo/Noah Berger) (Noah Berger). Print Email · The Associated Press By The Associated Press The Associated ...and more »

Facebook CEO wants to augment your reality - The Asian Age;

Facebook CEO wants to augment your reality - The Asian Age

The Asian AgeFacebook CEO wants to augment your realityThe Asian AgeFacebook wants you to sit in your bedroom wearing a headset and take a virtual vacation with faraway friends and family. (Representational image). Facebook wants you to sit in your bedroom wearing a headset and take a virtual vacation with faraway ...and more »

Facebook ups AR/VR game - Advanced Television

Facebook ups AR/VR gameAdvanced TelevisionMark Zuckerberg has revealed Facebook's new Camera Effects Platform to a developer event in California, designed to give developers the power to build AR tools. He described the previous rollout of camera functionality across all of Facebook's apps as ...and more »

Recode Daily: O'Reilly on the way out, Zuckerberg on AR at F8 and Mossberg on the S8 - Recode;

Recode Daily: O'Reilly on the way out, Zuckerberg on AR at F8 and Mossberg on the S8 - Recode

RecodeRecode Daily: O'Reilly on the way out, Zuckerberg on AR at F8 and Mossberg on the S8RecodeFacebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg played around with augmented reality while preparing for his F8 keynote speech. Mark Zuckerberg / Facebook. Fox News may be ready to cut ties with Bill O'Reilly. Support from James and Lachlan Murdoch appears to be ...and more »

Facebook's new grand plan to draw you in - 89.3 KPCC;

Facebook's new grand plan to draw you in - 89.3 KPCC

89.3 KPCCFacebook's new grand plan to draw you in89.3 KPCCNPR reporter Aarti Shahani tested Facebook's new social VR platform. She requested an older avatar to represent her, but that was not available. Her guide "Phil" had her tour virtual cherry blossoms. /NPR. 156614 full ...and more »

Mark Zuckerberg Bets Big On AR, Wants Facebook To Beat Apple & Google In Next Wave Of Tech Disruptions - Indiatimes.com;

Mark Zuckerberg Bets Big On AR, Wants Facebook To Beat Apple & Google In Next Wave Of Tech Disruptions - Indiatimes.com

Indiatimes.comMark Zuckerberg Bets Big On AR, Wants Facebook To Beat Apple & Google In Next Wave Of Tech DisruptionsIndiatimes.comFacebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg is not happy with just being at the helm of a global social media giant. Instead, he wants to dig into other technology applications as well, especially augmented reality. Images courtesy: Facebook. At the company's F8 ...and more »

Zuckerberg confirms: Facebook is developing mind-reading technology - JerusalemOnline;

Zuckerberg confirms: Facebook is developing mind-reading technology - JerusalemOnline

JerusalemOnlineZuckerberg confirms: Facebook is developing mind-reading technologyJerusalemOnlineFacebook founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg stated on Tuesday evening that his company is working on developing mind-reading technology. Apr 19, 2017, 1:45PM Becca Noy. Topics: Facebook; ,; Mark Zuckerberg; ,; Technology; ,; USA · Like · share ...and more »

F8 2017: Major Announcements From Day 1 of Facebook's Developer Conference - NDTV;

F8 2017: Major Announcements From Day 1 of Facebook's Developer Conference - NDTV

NDTVF8 2017: Major Announcements From Day 1 of Facebook's Developer ConferenceNDTVFacebook's annual developer conference F8 2017 kicked off at the McEnery Convention Center in San Jose, California, on Tuesday, and Day 1 saw augmented reality as the centre of discussion of the event. Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg opened the ...and more »

Facebook's Augmented Reality Strategy Finally Goes Beyond Just Copying Snap - TheStreet.com;

Facebook's Augmented Reality Strategy Finally Goes Beyond Just Copying Snap - TheStreet.com

TheStreet.comFacebook's Augmented Reality Strategy Finally Goes Beyond Just Copying SnapTheStreet.comWith all of the moves that Facebook (FB) has made over the past several months to add content editing and sharing features to its apps that strongly resemble ones supported by a certain newly-public rival, one can't fault the tech press for assuming ...and more »

Mark Zuckerberg Looks to a Post-Smartphone Future at Facebook F8 - Newsweek;

Mark Zuckerberg Looks to a Post-Smartphone Future at Facebook F8 - Newsweek

NewsweekMark Zuckerberg Looks to a Post-Smartphone Future at Facebook F8NewsweekAmong the world's biggest technology companies, Facebook is lacking in one key area: Unlike Apple, Alphabet's Google, Amazon and Microsoft, Facebook has never produced a smartphone. In a saturated and stale market, it would make little sense for ...and more »

Everything You Need to Know About Facebook's Latest Announcements - Fortune;

Everything You Need to Know About Facebook's Latest Announcements - Fortune

FortuneEverything You Need to Know About Facebook's Latest AnnouncementsFortuneFacebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg said Tuesday that the social networking giant is debuting a new platform—essentially a suite of developer tools—that coders can use to build augmented reality apps on top of Facebook's core service. Unlike companies such ...and more »

Facebook sprinkles GIFs everywhere with Giphy - Engadget;

Facebook sprinkles GIFs everywhere with Giphy - Engadget

EngadgetFacebook sprinkles GIFs everywhere with GiphyEngadgetFacebook is bloated. It's slowly morphing into the iTunes of the social media world. At F8, the company's annual developer's conference, the company added features to its core apps and announced many more are on the way. But, there was one partnership ...and more »

Facebook CEO confirms development of Augmented Reality Headset - WindowsLatest (blog);

Facebook CEO confirms development of Augmented Reality Headset - WindowsLatest (blog)

WindowsLatest (blog)Facebook CEO confirms development of Augmented Reality HeadsetWindowsLatest (blog)At the F8 Developer Conference Facebook's CEO Mark Zuckerberg confirmed that the company is working on an Augmented Reality Headset in addition to the existing Oculus Rift Virtual Reality Headsets. Mark confirmed that the company focuses more on ...and more »

Axios Login - Axios;

Axios Login - Axios

AxiosAxios LoginAxiosIf you were waiting to see a photo of me as a mouse eating a cupcake, boy are you are in luck. Facebook's augmented reality play was the biggest move at F8. Kia Kokalitcheva/Axios. There was naturally a ton of stuff announced as Facebook kicked off its ...and more »

Facebook F8, day 2: Watch live here at 10 a.m. PT - CNET;

Facebook F8, day 2: Watch live here at 10 a.m. PT - CNET

CNETFacebook F8, day 2: Watch live here at 10 a.m. PTCNETThe first day of Facebook's F8 developer conference was all about the social giant's augmented reality and virtual reality future. But CEO Mark Zuckerberg teased a few of the items the company will be focusing on during the the second day of the two ...and more »

Facebook is working on a brain-computer interface that will let you communicate using only your mind - Mirror.co.uk;

Facebook is working on a brain-computer interface that will let you communicate using only your mind - Mirror.co.uk

Mirror.co.ukFacebook is working on a brain-computer interface that will let you communicate using only your mindMirror.co.ukFacebook is working on a brain-computer interface that will let people communicate using only their minds. Speaking Facebook's annual F8 developer conference, founder Mark Zuckerberg said the technology was an extension of the company's work in the ...and more »

Facebook F8 conference: Camera for AR, Social VR, Messenger 2.0 and more - The Indian Express;

Facebook F8 conference: Camera for AR, Social VR, Messenger 2.0 and more - The Indian Express

The Indian ExpressFacebook F8 conference: Camera for AR, Social VR, Messenger 2.0 and moreThe Indian ExpressFacebook F8 conference: The big focus was clearly on Augmented Reality and how it will become a part of the Facebook Camera. Facebook's F8 developer conference has begun with some key announcements from the company, including more AR ...and more »

Everything Facebook unveiled on Day 1 of its conference - Axios;

Everything Facebook unveiled on Day 1 of its conference - Axios

AxiosEverything Facebook unveiled on Day 1 of its conferenceAxiosFacebook kicked off its annual development conference Tuesday amid a fresh controversy over its Live video service, but CEO Mark Zuckerberg was solely focused on Fast and Furious jokes and augmented reality. Main takeaway: Virtual reality may someday ...and more »

Facebook ventures into augmented reality, but Apple could do it better - Macworld;

Facebook ventures into augmented reality, but Apple could do it better - Macworld

MacworldFacebook ventures into augmented reality, but Apple could do it betterMacworldFacebook and Snapchat both launched new augmented reality camera effects this week in a bid to become the most-used app on your smartphone. But what if your phone had AR baked into its core? Rumor has it that Apple's 10th anniversary iPhone will ...and more »

Facebook announces its AR Camera Effects Platform - DATAQUEST;

Facebook announces its AR Camera Effects Platform - DATAQUEST

DATAQUESTFacebook announces its AR Camera Effects PlatformDATAQUESTFacebook in its ongoing F8 developers conference plans to draw attention of outside developers to contribute AR image filters and interactive experiences its new AR Camera Effects Platform. According to reports, the first effects will now be available ...and more »