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Go inside the Game of Thrones opening in stunning 360-degree video

Go inside the Game of Thrones opening in stunning 360-degree video

| April 17, 2016 | 0 Comments

The Emmy-winning “Game of Thrones” title sequence is renowned for its stunning animations, frequently shifting destinations (which vary depending on the cities that will appear in any given episode) and compelling musical score. Until now, it’s always been a decidedly 2D affair, but a new 360-degree virtual version of the “Game of Thrones” title sequence [...]

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Go inside the Game of Thrones opening in stunning 360-degree video

Go inside the Game of Thrones opening in stunning 360-degree video

| April 17, 2016 | 0 Comments

The Emmy-winning “Game of Thrones” title sequence is renowned for its stunning animations, frequently shifting destinations (which vary depending on the cities that will appear in any given episode) and compelling musical score. Until now, it’s always been a decidedly 2D affair, but a new 360-degree virtual version of the “Game of Thrones” title sequence [...]

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VR to bots: Facebook announcements explained

VR to bots: Facebook announcements explained

| April 16, 2016 | 0 Comments

Facebook announced a raft of new features and products in areas from its Messenger platform to virtual reality (VR) at its F8 developer conference on Tuesday. While “chatbots” and live-streaming video from drones may seem like a gimmick, there is big play from Facebook in increasing video engagement, boosting VR and making Messenger the one-stop-shop [...]

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Game of Thrones Red Carpet With Facebook Live, Instagram

Game of Thrones Red Carpet With Facebook Live, Instagram

| April 16, 2016 | 0 Comments

SocialTimes Game of Thrones Red Carpet With Facebook Live, Instagram SocialTimes Fans of hit HBO drama Game of Thrones were transported to Westeros by Facebook Live and Instagram during the show's premiere event in Los Angeles Sunday night. Sophie Turner, one of the stars of the series, introduced Facebook Live's coverage before … …

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The PR Week 04.15.2016: Cadillac picks Kovert; Facebook Messengers new tools

The PR Week 04.15.2016: Cadillac picks Kovert; Facebook Messengers new tools

| April 16, 2016 | 0 Comments

PRWeek The PR Week 04.15.2016: Cadillac picks Kovert; Facebook Messenger's new tools PRWeek According to Facebook founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg , Facebook Messenger boasts 900 million active users; some of those users are notable corporate leaders. Soon, marketers will be able to engage that giant audience with interactive marketing … …

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Publishers rush to get their bots on Facebook Messenger

Publishers rush to get their bots on Facebook Messenger

| April 16, 2016 | 0 Comments

Digiday Publishers rush to get their bots on Facebook Messenger Digiday Publishers are getting chatty with Facebook Messenger. At its developer conference today, Facebook opened its anticipated Messenger platform that lets publishers , retailers, brands and anyone build chatbots to interact with the 900 million users on the … What you missed at Facebook's F8 [...]

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Ticketmaster to Sell Tickets Through Facebook

Ticketmaster to Sell Tickets Through Facebook

| April 15, 2016 | 0 Comments

Ticketmaster to Sell Tickets Through Facebook Zacks.com At first, only tickets for a few general admission events will be made available via Facebook . Now, the company wants to expand to more events and capitalize on the social media's popularity. For Ticketmaster , the partnership is all about being … …

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Facebook sees its future built on artificial intelligence

Facebook sees its future built on artificial intelligence

| April 14, 2016 | 0 Comments

SAN FRANCISCO —  According to one Facebook executive, if you think you’re drowning in a flood of information now, you ain’t seen nothin’ yet. In four years, there are expected to be about 40 zettabytes of information in the world, according to Mike Beltzner, a Facebook product manager. Think of it this way: A zettabyte [...]

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Facebooks Zuckerberg takes shot at Donald Trump

Facebooks Zuckerberg takes shot at Donald Trump

| April 14, 2016 | 0 Comments

Mark Zuckerberg, co-founder and CEO of Facebook, used his keynote speech at the company’s annual developer conference today to take on Republican presidential front-runner Donald Trump. As Zuckerberg took the stage, he briefly mentioned what the audience of about 8,000 developers, analyst and press expected — virtual reality and artificial intelligence. Then his speech quickly [...]

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Facebook Imagines the Future of 360-Degree Virtual Reality Video

Facebook Imagines the Future of 360-Degree Virtual Reality Video

| April 14, 2016 | 0 Comments

eWeek Facebook Imagines the Future of 360-Degree Virtual Reality Video eWeek Facebook is pushing into the creation of 3D and virtual reality content for Facebook and Oculus users with its latest project, the Facebook Surround 360 3D video capture system, which it developed and now aims to see through to fruition as an open … [...]

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