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Nick Statt / The Verge:
Facebook debuts 360 Capture SDK to make high-quality VR and 360-degree video capture easier for creators   —  Facebook today is launching a new developer toolkit that will make it easier for users to capture and share their personal experiences in VR, be it a moment in an Oculus Rift game …
Apr 19, 2017, 2:50 PMIn context
Nick Statt / The Verge:
Facebook updates its Surround 360 camera lineup with two models: larger x24 and smaller x6, both capable of shooting 8K video, with pricing and availability TBD   —  The freedom of VR with the fidelity of real life  —  Facebook today announced the second generation of its Surround 360 video camera design …
Apr 19, 2017, 1:23 PMIn context
Nick Statt / The Verge:
Italian court issues nationwide Uber ban citing unfair competition; firm has 10 days to appeal, cease operations, or face ~$10K daily fine; Uber will appeal   —  Uber's latest regulatory roadblock happens to be the entire country of Italy.  In a court ruling issued today …
Apr 7, 2017, 8:30 PMIn context
Nick Statt / The Verge:
Facebook Messenger opens its M assistant to all US users, easing the process of sending money in chats, sharing locations, making plans, starting a poll   —  Starting on iOS and Android in the US  —  Facebook's AI assistant, known simply as M, will now pop into your Messenger chat windows …
Apr 6, 2017, 1:05 PMIn context
Nick Statt / The Verge:
YouTube to discontinue video annotations editor May 2, encourages creators to use mobile-friendly End Screens and Cards features instead   —  To be replaced by Cards and End Screens  —  YouTube today announced that it will be replacing its annotations engine with what it calls End Screen and Cards …
Mar 17, 2017, 3:25 PMIn context
Nick Statt / The Verge:
Levi's Commuter Trucker Jacket, a connected smart jacket that uses Google's Project Jacquard touch sensitive textiles tech, will ship this fall for about $350   —  A delayed product is better than no product  —  The connected denim smart jacket made in partnership between Levi's …
Mar 12, 2017, 10:45 AMIn context
Nick Statt / The Verge:
Google updates the Android version of its Gboard keyboard with instant translation when typing, automatic emoji and GIF suggestions, more   —  A powerful translation integration for Android users  —  Google is bringing a suite of new features to the Android version of its Gboard keyboard …
Mar 9, 2017, 2:55 PMIn context
Nick Statt / The Verge:
Google says its 55-inch 4K digital whiteboard, Jamboard, will be be available in May for $4,999 with a $600 annual support fee   —  Much cheaper than Microsoft's version  —  Google's Jamboard, a giant 4K digital whiteboard designed for workplace collaboration, is getting a price tag of $4,999 and a release date sometime this May.
Mar 9, 2017, 2:10 PMIn context
Nick Statt / The Verge:
Microsoft unveils Xbox Live Creators Program in preview for indie developers to self-publish games to Xbox marketplace   —  With the new Xbox Live Creators Program  —  Microsoft today announced a new initiative to let any game developer create and sell games on its Xbox platform without having …
Mar 2, 2017, 10:50 AMIn context
Nick Statt / The Verge:
Tim Cook says augmented reality is ‘a big idea like the smartphone’   —  Like TV, AR is becoming an Apple passion project  —  It's no secret that Apple's culture of secrecy forbids even the most powerful at the company from spilling details about upcoming products.
Feb 12, 2017, 12:00 AMIn context

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