• Snap, in augmented reality push, launches new Spectacles version

    5 days ago - By Reuters

    Snap Inc said Tuesday it will launch a new version of its Spectacles sunglasses that will have the capability of capturing photos and videos and uploading them directly to its unit Snapchat.
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  • Snap has a new, much more expensive set of Spectacles coming this November for $380

    Snap has a new, much more expensive set of Spectacles coming this November for $380

    5 days ago - By Chron

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    Snap, the company behind Snapchat , has a new set of smart sunglasses arriving this November.
    The new glasses, named Spectacles 3 , are the third iteration of augmented reality glasses from the social media company.
    More than just a new design, the smart glasses feature new cameras and additional storage.
    Spectacles 3 also carry a much larger price tag than previous models: $380.
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    Snap, the company behind Snapchat, is back with another set of its Spectacles smart sunglasses that first captivated people back in 2016.
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  • Snap, in augmented reality push, launches new Spectacles

    5 days ago - By Reuters

    Snap Inc said Tuesday it will launch a new version of its Spectacles sunglasses, which will have the capability of capturing photos and videos and uploading them directly to its unit Snapchat, as the technology company works to develop its augmented reality features.
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  • Snap's redesigned Spectacles are here, and they're a glimpse into its future

    5 days ago - By Fast Company

    “We're putting it out there with the goal of learning about some critical things. We're not trying to sell a billion of these.”
    You're tapping through your friends' Snapchat stories, and suddenly you see something unexpected: Unlike the standard selfies with dancing butterflies or mouse ears, you see a video of your friend biking down the beach while an animated phoenix darts around in front of them, with glittery particles rushing toward you.
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  • Snap introduces Spectacles 3, with two HD cameras and 3D effects on Snapchat

    5 days ago - By Tech Crunch

    Snap has introduced a third generation of its Spectacles wearable sunglass cameras, and these include new 3D effects for use in Snapchat. You can capture 3D snaps, with a slight side-to-side depth effect thanks to dual angle cameras; 3D filters, which add AR graphics effects to captured video; 3D lenses, which add stickers and characters to your Snaps; and 3D viewing, which lets you use and included stereoscopic viewer to get the same perspective as someone who's captured video using their Spectacles when viewing their Snaps.

    To achieve the 3D effects, this new hardware includes not one...
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