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  • Adaptly Execs Share Their 2017 Predictions

    …, ad dollars that would be devoted to TV ads will increasingly go into walled gardens. Client partner, Europe, Middle East and Africa Emily Huff: Increasingly, brands are realizing that the days of solely relying on organic social are over, with recent reports showing lower-than-ever reach figures on both Facebook (2 percent) and Twitter (3 percent…

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  • Mark Zuckerberg Introduces Jarvis, His 2016 Personal Challenge

    … with a connected switch. Similarly, I found that connecting a food dispenser for Beast or a grey T-shirt cannon would require hardware modifications to work. On Jarvis’ use of facial-recognition technology, he wrote: To do this, I installed a few cameras at my door that can capture images from all angles. AI systems today cannot identify people from the back…

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  • Facebook Messenger Gets Native Camera, ‘Superpowers’

    … By David Cohen on Dec. 15, 2016 - 12:40 PM Facebook vice president of messaging products David Marcus announced the official launch of a native camera for Messenger with a plethora of extra effects. Marcus revealed the launch in a Facebook post, saying that “superpowers” that will begin launching Thursday include 3-D masks, style transfers…

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  • Facebook Pulls Facebook Live API Access From Prisma

    … the app’s developers: Your app streams video from a mobile device camera, which can already be done through the Facebook app. The live video API is meant to let people publish live video content from other sources such as professional cameras, multicamera setups, games or screencasts. Lomas pointed out that the frequently asked questions page…

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  • Snap Inc.: One More Walled Garden, But Endless Opportunities for Brands

    … in smartphones and boxed into a fixed user experience. The only way to avoid being a one-hit-wonder app is to control more of the Snapchat experience, starting with the camera itself. Producing a phone-independent camera allows Snap Inc. to create a unique user experience and solidifies its position as an independent walled garden. The truth…

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  • Snap Inc. Spectacles Are On Sale, But …

    … “Expect the unexpected” is the slogan for CBS reality competition show Big Brother, but it can also be applied to the way Snapchat parent Snap Inc. has handled the introduction and release of its Spectacles. The company’s sunglasses with built-in video cameras were officially announced in late September in a story for The Wall Street Journal…

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  • Google Creative Lab Launches Sprayscape Camera App on Android

    … the sphere. Users can also tap and hold on the screen while moving their devices, or while pointing at moving objects, to spray large amounts of content onto the sphere. Users can share spheres on social media, and they can also send links to spheres through text messages. When another user views a sphere, they’ll be able to “look around” the sphere using their phone or a Google Cardboard headset. Sprayscape is available to download for free on Google Play. …

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  • 5 Tips to Grow from Livestreamer to Broadcaster

    … on expensive equipment like high-quality cameras and microphones. Instead, maximize your budget by focusing on good hardware that won’t break the bank, like Logitech’s C920 (a reasonably priced web camera) and the Blue Yeti or Audio-Technica AT2020 microphones. If you’re going to be mainly streaming console games, you’ll want to consider a video capture…

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  • Facebook Live Coming to Desktops, Laptops

    … of the social network’s plans told SocialTimes the launch of the feature was a response to demand from journalists, vloggers and do-it-yourselfers, among other users, adding that it is currently available to a “small percentage” of users, with more set to come on board “in the coming months.” Peripheral cameras are supported, in addition to built-in cameras…

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  • Apple Announces iPhone 7, iPhone 7 Plus

    …-of-field effect will use both cameras on the device to take portraits, and technology including machine learning will separate the background from the foreground in those portraits to create better images. Finally, the iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus include stereo speakers and will provide sound that is “two times louder than iPhone 6s.” While these devices…

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  • Facebook Open-Sources Surround 360 3-D 360-Degree Camera System

    … of, improve or distribute the camera based on these specs. Surround 360 seamlessly combines the video from 17 cameras—14 wide-angle cameras bolted to a horizontal ring, with one fish-eye camera on top and two more on the bottom—helping slash production effort and time. Readers: What are your thoughts on the open-sourcing of Surround 360? …

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