Cameras

    • Adaptly Execs Share Their 2017 Predictions

      With the first work week of 2017 in the books, top executives at social media advertising agency Adaptly shared their thoughts on what the rest of the year will bring. The rise of social disruptors and importance of differentiation Vice president of strategic accounts Ruth Arber: New platforms like Snapchat are changing the way we talk to friends and share content.

      AllTwitterin Facebook Twitter YouTube- 11 readers -
  • 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…

    David Cohen/ AllFacebookin Social Facebook- 15 readers -
  • 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…

    David Cohen/ AllFacebookin Social Facebook- 12 readers -
  • Facebook Pulls Facebook Live API Access From Prisma

    … Photo- and video-editing application Prisma announced earlier this month that iPhone 6s and iPhone 7 users could stream live on Facebook with the iOS app’s visual effects applied to their streams, but not anymore. Natasha Lomas of TechCrunch reported that Facebook revoked Prisma’s access to its application-programming interface, telling…

    David Cohen/ AllTwitterin Social Facebook- 13 readers -
  • Snap Inc.: One More Walled Garden, But Endless Opportunities for Brands

    … reaches 41 percent of all 18- through 34-year-olds in the U.S. To put that into perspective, the average top 15 television networks reach only 6 percent of that same demographic. With such impressive engagement rates, transitioning into product development is a logical next step for the company. As an app, Snapchat is bound by the cameras available…

    AllTwitter- 4 readers -
  • 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…

    David Cohen/ AllTwitter- 11 readers -
  • Google Creative Lab Launches Sprayscape Camera App on Android

    … Google Creative Lab announced the release of Sprayscape, a virtual-reality-inspired camera application, on Android. The Sprayscape app uses a device’s gyroscope to allow users to “take pictures on the inside of a 360-degree sphere.” Specifically, users can point their phones at people and objects and tap the screen to “spray” them onto…

    AllFacebookin Google- 13 readers -
  • 5 Tips to Grow from Livestreamer to Broadcaster

    … and broadcast content. Twitch, with its focus on livestreamed video game content, is particularly popular. More than 100 million unique viewers consume content on Twitch each month, and 2.1 million streamers use the platform to broadcast content. For the top content creators on Twitch and YouTube, streaming is a full-time job that can provide them…

    Inside Facebookin Facebook Twitter YouTube- 10 readers -
  • 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…

    David Cohen/ AllFacebookin Social Facebook- 28 readers -
  • 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…

    Inside Facebook- 10 readers -
  • 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? …

    David Cohen/ AllFacebookin Facebook- 9 readers -
  • Instagram Sets ‘Water in Motion’ Contest for Cannes Lions

    … Exhibit at Cannes Lions, and the three winners will receive Canon EOS 80D cameras that capture full high-definition video as grand prizes. The Facebook-owned photo- and video-sharing network ran a contest prior to Cannes Lions last year, in which photos from the three winners were displayed at La Galerie d’Instagram at the event. Instagram said…

    David Cohen/ AllTwitterin Social- 16 readers -
Get the top posts daily into your mailbox!
More from around the web