Facebook's new Surround 360 VR cameras will go on sale this year - Pocket-lint.com

The social network is kicking off the second day of its (mostly) annual F8 developer conference, and buried in a flurry of updates and sessions there was an announcement that the Surround 360, which Facebook unveiled last year as an open-source VR ...

Share Your Favourite VR Experiences with Facebook's 360 Capture SDK - VRFocus

If you've ever been playing a virtual reality (VR) videogame, had a really good experience or a once in a lifetime run through a level, you've probably wanted to share that with friends. While screenshots capture a glimpse, they don't give the same ...

Facebook Unveils Two Improved 360-Degree Cameras at F8 Conference - TheStreet.com

Facebook's (FB) CTO Mark Schroepfer delivered the keynote on Wednesday at F8, its annual developer conference in San Jose, to announce the second generation of its Surround 360 camera design. The new cameras are called the x24, featuring 24 ...

F8: Facebook positions itself as an innovator across several fronts - ZDNet

dugan-1-f8-2017.png (Image: ZDNet). On the second day of its F8 developer conference, Facebook positioned itself as an innovator across all fronts, including software and hardware, to content creation and connectivity. The company introduced new ways ...

GIROPTIC iO Partners With Facebook, All F8 Attendees Getting Camera - VRFocus

Today is the second and final day of Facebook's F8 conference and for attendees the company has a little surprise in store. Facebook has partnered with 360-degree camera maker GIROPTIC and will be giving every attendee one of the new GIROPTIC iO ...

F8 2017: Going 360 with Giroptic and Facebook - VRFocus

The second day of Facebook's 10th annual F8 conference has begun and the event has been awash with virtual reality (VR) and augmented reality (AR). For the second keynote Facebook has announced a collaboration with 360-degree camera maker ...

Facebook developing 360 cameras that let you move with 6 degrees of freedom - Digital Trends

Facebook users can scroll through 360 photos and videos but Facebook is working on the tech to allow you to move in any direction within the footage. Facebook is looking to “establish a creative norm” by engineering its own 360 cameras to put in the ...

Oculus' New 360 Capture SDK Lets You Create and Share In-Game 360 Videos and Photos - Road to VR

Facebook F8, the company's annual developer conference, is currently in full swing on its second and final day. Today's big VR announce from the social platform giant? Facebook's VR headset subsidiary Oculus is finally integrating a native tool that ...

Facebook launches tool for capturing 360 video inside VR - Computerworld Australia

Facebook is giving virtual reality developers the ability to embed 360-degree photo and video capture into their experiences with a new software development kit made available Wednesday. The 360 Capture SDK will let users capture the complete scene ...

With Facebook's New Tool, You Can Easily Make Your Own 360 Videos In VR - Fast Company

The 360 Capture SDK will allow developers to let their users capture real-time video from within VR games and other experiences. With Facebook's New Tool, You Can Easily Make Your Own 360 Videos In VR. [Screenshot: Facebook]. By Daniel Terdiman ...

Giroptic's mini 360-camera gets Android support, Facebook hands out thousands to F8 attendees - The Tech Portal

Over the past year, videos – especially Live videos have become Facebook's focal point of attention. It has not only started prioritizing them in the News Feed but has also debuted several features as well as solutions to enhance the experience. The ...

GIROPTIC Puts 360° Live Streaming In The Hands Of Facebook F8 Conference Attendees - Yahoo Finance

SAN FRANCISCO and LILLE, France, April 19, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- GIROPTIC, leading experts in 360° imaging technology, announced today that all attendees of F8 will receive the GIROPTIC iO – including the first available iO cameras for Android devices ...

x24 and x6 Facebook Surround 360 Camera's Revealed - VRFocus

The main Facebook F8 keynote may have been full of surprises but the company has kept some more for today. CTO Mike Schroepfer has taken to the stage to announce two updates to the Facebook Surround 360 camera, the x24 and x6. Schroepfer didn't ...

Facebook will license out its brand new 360-degree cameras with 6-degrees of freedom - The Tech Portal

At its ongoing F8 conference, Facebook recently showed off a couple of pretty awesome 360-degree cameras. There is the x24, that as its name implies is equipped with 24 cameras, and there is the x6 which is equipped with 6 cameras. Both of them are ...

Facebook And OTOY's Volumetric Camera System Will Deliver Six Degrees Of Freedom In 2017 - UploadVR

Facebook is working with partners like OTOY, Adobe, Framestore, Foundry and others to build out a new kind of camera system, tools and workflows capable of volumetric capture. The system should equate to a more realistic representation of reality in ...

Facebook's 360-degree cameras now let you move naturally in live-action VR - TrustedReviews

Facebook has announced new designs for its 360-degree cameras, designed to give filmmakers more power to create even more immersive experiences for viewers. Announced on day two of Facebook's F8 conference, the new Surround 360 x24 has 24 ...

Facebook Surround 360 cameras x6 and x24: traveling without moving - SlashGear

Two new cameras have been announced by Facebook – two cameras that look very much like spherical ball cameras we've seen in the recent past. These devices are the Facebook Surround 360 x24 and the Surround 360 x6. The larger device is extremely ...

Facebook Goes All-In On Virtual And Augmented Reality, Gives 360-Degree Camera To All F8 Attendees - Forbes

Four of Facebook's 14 major announcements at its annual F8 developer conference yesterday were focused on virtual and augmented or mixed reality. Today, the company is providing additional tools to help people create the content that will blend real ...

Facebook's new developer SDK lets users capture 360 photos and videos in-app - VentureBeat

Facebook has released a software development kit (SDK) that developers can incorporate into their apps to allow users to capture their experience in a 360 photo or video. The file could then be shared and viewed either on the social network's News Feed ...

Facebook is taking a second crack at designing 360-degree cameras - CNBC

Facebook on Wednesday introduced two new 360-degree cameras that will join the company's Surround 360 degree lineup of products. They'll enable photographers and videographers to gather more immersive media that will allow users, particularly those ...