Graphene - the strongest material known to science - is used to create everything from condoms to night-vision contact lenses. Now, thanks to the ingenuity of The Graphene Company, paint containing the world’s “thinnest, strongest and most conductive” substance is hitting shelves in the UK. Show More Summary
The Microsoft Research Team revealed a new pair of augmented reality glasses today that offer an exciting form factor, even if their performance isn’t up to snuff. The new lenses were made known to the world in a research paper, “Holographic...Show More Summary
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Summary: Snapchat has advanced beyond selfie filters and overlays – a feature that rivals are pouncing upon – to roll out Sponsored World Lenses that allow brands to augment the world with specially designed 3D cameras using the rear camera of devices. Traditionally, Snapchat’s offering has been served...
After placing ads on the faces of its users, Snapchat is bringing more ads to the world around them. Snapchat announced on Monday that it will sell sponsored World Lenses, which are virtual effects that can be displayed in the real world...Show More Summary
In its ongoing quest to stay ahead of Facebook, Snap is bringing ads to the real world. Last month, Snapchat launched a feature called world lenses that extends the app's face-swapping filters to objects in the real world. Now, Warner Bros., Netflix and Dunkin' Donuts are turning those floating 3-D graphics into ads. According to...
Snapchat found more friends and made some money — but far far fewer than analysts had hoped. It's not good. SEE ALSO: Snapchat's new world lenses are its biggest push into augmented reality How bad? Really bad. Snapchat shares dropped 20 percent just minutes after the earnings were first released. Snapchat is now at 166 million daily active users. Show More Summary
In a scene from Laura Poitras’ documentary “Risk,” Julian Assange ? already bereft of his signature white hairdo ? is attempting a disguise. The camera follows the WikiLeaks founder as he inserts colored contact lenses, fits a hat over...Show More Summary
It’s been a while since Sigma announced their entrance into the world of cinema. After releasing the two announced zoom lenses, now their full-frame cinema primes are also available for preorders. There will be five lenses in the FF High-Speed Prime line: 20mm, 24mm, 35mm, 50mm, and 85mm. Show More Summary
It's been a busy week: Samsung and Google partnered on special version of Google Play Music and White House staffers' favorite secure messaging app might not be that secure. Oh, and Facebook wants you to talk and listen your skin. Luckily, we've kept up for you. Show More Summary
With Photoshop World 2017 well underway, Adorama and B&H are both accepting pre-orders on Sony's newest mirrorless Alpha a9 camera and GM lens, as well as Nikon's D7500 DSLR camera -- with no tax collected on orders shipped outside NY and NJ. Plus, save 5% on select DJI drones with coupon or pre-order the Phantom 4 Advanced for $1,349 including tax.
Another jolly news for Snapchat junkies—a bunch of live digital filters called World Lenses have been added that can be used along with your rear camera of your smartphone. World Lenses let you overlay rainbows, clouds and other 3D experiences...Show More Summary
Snapchat has released a new set of Lenses which can be overlaid on your real-world surroundings.
Today’s Stories Facebook launches augmented reality Camera Effects developer platform Facebook launches beta of Spaces, its goofy and fun social VR platform Snapchat introduces World Lenses – live filters for just about anything Steve Ballmer’s new project sheds light on U.S. Government spending Pandora Premium opens to all, invites no longer needed Credits Written… Read More
"World Lenses" behave like objects in the real world.
Snapchat, an app I’d love to tell you about if I had actually ever used it, got a new feature today called World Lenses. Sweet! What are World Lenses? I don’t know! But, Snapchat describes them as Lenses that allow you to “paint the world around you with new 3D experiences.” Mmmm, that sounds lovely, […] Snapchat Adds New World Lenses is a post from: Droid Life
The iPhone version of Snapchat on Tuesday updated with a feature called World Lenses, making more advanced use of the augmented reality technology Snap has experimented with for over a year.
A demonstration of Snapchat's New World Lenses filter that lets you add 3D objects to photos.
Snapchat is not going down without a fight. After seeing its main features adopted by Facebook’s suite of mobile apps, Snapchat has launched the all-new 3D world lenses. Snapchat’s 3D world lenses rely on similar augmented reality-powered animations that made its selfie filters so popular. Show More Summary