"For those of you watching us roll out cameras (read copying Snapchat) across all our platforms, that was act one". He also said that Facebook isn't anxious about "no innovation" allegations and defended copying Snapchat by saying that it was the ground work for Facebook'sCamera Effects Platform for developers.
The Stories feature in the Facebook app was just the first step, Zuck said, adding that Facebook has some big plans for the AR functionality. Each year, Facebook invites developers to gather and gain insight into what the social media giant has up its sleeve.
Speaking at F8, Facebook's annual conference for software developers, chief executive Mark Zuckerberg talked about the AR tools he envisions on the social platform. With the AR Studio tool, developers and artists build animated frames, masks and effects that can be used during Live broadcasts to add animated frame, masks and effects to video. Zuckerberg said the company is making the "first mainstream augmented reality platform out of the camera", called "Act 2".
"While the announcement seems pretty innocuous, make no mistake: Facebook is, once again, putting itself into direct competition with Google and Apple, " he said.
The other camera effect is the Frame studio.
Facebook also announced a new programme for developers all over the world to connect, learn, and collaborate with other local developers.
"All this work is going to go into the glasses we all want", he stated.
The app is billed as a "virtual" manifestation of Facebook, allowing users to create a personalised avatar before interacting with friends. The company has released the closed beta of its AR Studio platform, which will be "open" in later stages.
Zuckerberg said new phone-based applications might include creating a three-dimensional scene from a single two-dimensional photo or splattering the walls of your house with colorful (virtual) art. In this virtual world, users can hang out with avatar versions of their friends in a virtual world.
The Facebook founder also briefly addressed a tragedy that took place Monday, when a man posted video of a murder on Facebook.
The fingerprint scanner has been placed at the back, near the camera , which can be slightly uncomfortable to reach to. While the Galaxy S8 is powered by a 3000 mAh battery, while the Galaxy S8 Plus comes with a larger 3500 mAh battery.
Once a lone figure, Netflix now competes with Amazon's Prime Video, as well as streaming services from cable network giants. In the United States , revenues and profits both grew, hitting $1.5 billion and $606 million respectively.
Bruce Earl Ward and Don William Davis Jr. were scheduled to die Monday night in the first two of eight executions over 11 days. After that, officials say finding a supplier willing to allow the drug to be used to kill someone will be exceptionally hard .
The Cleveland Browns now own the number one pick, and Cleveland taking a quarterback could be a possibility. Fox Sports writer Dieter Kurtenbach has Mahomes going into the second round to the Arizona Cardinals.
Ivanka's business continued to surge in spite of several companies dropping or sidelining her brand since her father took office. This sort of thing helps undermine public confidence that Trump is serving the public, rather than her own financial interests.
So now, after barely managing to sneak into the playoffs, the Chicago Bulls carry a 2-0 series lead as they head home to Chicago. Rondo had 11 points, 14 assists and nine rebounds, while Wade posted 22 points - including 16 in the second half.
But while Gibb seemed to pass unnoticed during the run, race director Jock Semple was infuriated and went after Switzer midrace. Switzer ran the marathon wearing the number 261, the same number male participants had tried to rip off her clothing in 1967.
A report in 2015 discovered that over 300,000 veterans may have died before their requests for care had been processed . If the nearest VA clinic is over 40 miles away, then a veteran is allowed to seek outside care as well.
In the modern political era, Trump is the first US president and first major party nominee not to release his full tax returns. The nationwide protest urged Trump to release his tax returns, a presidential tradition he has declined to uphold.
Biagini, Jason Grilli and closer Roberto Osuna combined for 3 2/3 runless innings as the Blue Jays snapped a two-game losing skid. BLUE JAYS KEY TRENDS: The Blue Jays are now 3-15 in their last 18 games overall and 1-7 in their last eight home games.
Pyongyang said it may test missiles on a weekly basis, and warned of "all-out war" if the United States takes military action. Vice President Mike Pence met Japanese Deputy Prime Minister Taro Aso in Tokyo to launch the U.S. -Japan Economic Dialogue.
Kiwifruit harvesting had been halted in areas around the country following ex-Cyclone Debbie last week and before Cyclone Cook. New Zealand weather officials have said that the cyclone will be the worst to hit the country since 1968.
Crews search for hikers swept away in Grand Canyon creek
The search for Jackson and LouAnn continues, and the overwhelming support has helped us remain positive throughout this process. The National Park Service deployed a drone, helicopter and dozens of rescuers to help find the missing pair but to no avail.
Amazon launches New Fire TV Stick for Rs 3999
It offers a cinematic experience, delivering video trailers and content screenshots to help customers discover content easily. But you're unlikely to miss it as you will find it easy to use your Chromecast on TV via an Android smartphone.
Trump Signs 'Buy American And Hire American' Executive Order
In a statement, the White House said H-1B visas are supposed to bring the highest skilled and paid labour to the United States. The H-1B is a non-immigrant visa that allows US employers to temporarily employ foreign workers in specialty occupations.
Jeremy Corbyn: I can be next prime minister
Under his leadership, the party membership has swelled to more than half a million - about four times that of the Conservatives. He said: "I have made no secret about my significant and irreconcilable differences with the current Labour leadership.