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Facebook will let you post ‘3D photos’ in your News Feed

Facebook is rolling out a “3D photo” feature that adds depth to photos in your News Feed (or your VR headset.) All users will be able to see 3D photos in their feeds starting today. The option to create them is expanding a little more slowly, over a process of a few weeks. And in order to use it, you’ll need a phone with dual cameras — a feature that’s available on a number of flagship phones, including the Samsung Galaxy Note 9, the iPhone XS, and the LG V35 ThinQ.

The 3D photo feature was announced in May, and it’s relatively straightforward: you select a picture, and Facebook turns it into a pseudo-3D image that changes perspective slightly when you scroll or tilt your phone. TechCrunch explained how the technology works in more detail earlier this year; basically, it draws from the depth map that’s automatically created by dual-camera phones, then adds some custom software tweaks that create a more realistic image. The vast majority of people will see these photos on other phones, but you can also view them on the Oculus Go VR headset’s web browser, or Firefox on the Oculus Rift.

Facebook isn’t inventing a new idea here — this kind of perspective-shifting has been around for years on phones — but it’s making the process intuitive and the results very easy to share. It’s also adding yet another little feature that blurs the line between normal Facebook posts and “immersive” experiences like virtual or augmented reality. And it’s doing so in a way that’s relatively non-controversial, at least compared to the giant home videophone it unveiled earlier this week.


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Police employee charged with selling department-owned guns
HALLENDALE BEACH, Fla. — Authorities say a Florida police employee sold department-owned guns and other equipment to a pawn shop. Broward County jail records show that 33-year-old Yan Kleyman was arrested Friday and charged with dealing in stolen property. Hallendale Beach Police Chief Sonia Quinones said in a video posted to Facebook that the theft...
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Yankees pitcher Danny Farquhar throws first bullpen session since brain hemorrhage
TAMPA — Danny Farquhar threw a bullpen session Friday, his first since suffering a life-threatening brain hemorrhage caused by a ruptured aneurysm during a game with the White Sox on April 20 of last year. The session was another step in the right-hander’s comeback attempt in Yankees spring training. “Honestly, it’s kind of like riding...
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El Salvador: Woman jailed over stillbirth is freed from 30-year sentence
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Thousands of workers hit with massive tax avoidance bills
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Muscle by Alan Trotter review – a new take on noir
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Ryanair passengers get double the time to alter bookings for free
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The Library Book by Susan Orlean – what LA lost when its library burned down
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Are banks guilty of faking signatures on British court papers?
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New father Dellin Betances will report to Yankees early next week
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How former walk-on willed his way to stardom at LIU Brooklyn
Raiquan Clark was desperate. High school had passed and a scholarship hadn’t surfaced. Division I teams showed interest, but produced no offers. The ever-popular prep school route only stretched his confusion another year. “I was just wondering what I was doing wrong,” Clark said. The 6-foot-6 native of New Haven, Conn., couldn’t do anything more...
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Chaos, mass panic at San Francisco performance of "Hamilton"
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Which sportswear logo was designed in 1971 for $35? The Weekend quiz
From Arafura to Timor, test your knowledge with the Weekend quiz1 In 1981, who was declared to have been 70% right, 30% wrong?2 What degree is a DD?3 Which countries share the Caribbean island of Saint Martin?4 A government bounty was introduced in 1953 on what animals?5 Whose HQ is the J Edgar Hoover Building?6 The furthest point from the Sun in a planet’s orbit is called what?7 Carolyn Davidson was paid $35 in 1971 for designing which sportswear logo?8 The 85m-high statue, The Motherland Calls, is in which city?What links:9 Arafura; Coral; Tasman; Timor?10 Whyteleafe; St Clare’s; Malory Towers?11 Common or bread; durum; einkorn; emmer; spelt?12 Louis VII; John Grey; Edward of Westminster; Prince Arthur; Edward Burgh?13 Pitman writing; Eric Clapton; Ulster heraldic symbol; secret Serbian society?14 1950 (13); 1954-78 (16); 1982-94 (24); 1998-2018 (32)?15 Japanese print; pipe; felt hat; straw hat; bandaged ear? Continue reading...
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Male lawyers must confront others who sexually harass – QC
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Did Liam Neeson launch his recent PR drive for a bet? | Romesh Ranganathan
If so, I think he might have lostMidlife can make you needlessly honest, and with this in mind I have become deeply fascinated with Liam Neeson’s recent PR drive. If you are unaware of what happened, the most logical explanation for his actions is that he was bet by a friend he couldn’t make all black people hate him in the course of one interview. He then told a story about how, when one of his friends was raped by a black man, he went out with a cosh every night for a few nights looking for a black man to kill. I understand this impulse: I was once beaten up outside a pub by a racist, and knew I’d never be able to find the perpetrator because all white people look the same to me. At one point, I was even convinced it was my wife.If Liam’s story is true, how the hell did he sit on it for so long? He has promoted three Taken films! It’s difficult to believe he had never recalled that story, until, suddenly, promoting Deadly Pursuit, he did: “Oh yeah, there was this one time I spent a number of nights hunting black men.” Continue reading...
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Fit in my 40s: my running goal? I want to stop giving up | Zoe Williams
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Walks of art: six of the best trails in the UK
These trails take in everything from street art in Birmingham to Henry Moores in West Yorkshire – where our man and his dog find the natural attractions as alluring as the manmade onesAs we head up out of the trees by the lake, the snow comes down and for a few minutes we can see nothing but the grey shapes of sheep as they huddle together. I even mistake the ovine drinking trough for a piece of modern art, an error that could probably only happen here in the Yorkshire Sculpture Park, 500 acres of parkland, pasture and lake where on your winter walk you are as likely to bump into a Highland cow or Texel ewe as a Gormley or Caro. Continue reading...
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Five of the best top-end smartphones
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Who should win? Critic Peter Bradshaw's Oscars picks
From Richard E Grant to Regina King, here’s who most deserves to triumph Modern Toss on Oscar acceptance speechesNominees: Yalitza Aparicio – Roma; Glenn Close – The Wife; Olivia Colman – The Favourite; Lady Gaga – A Star Is Born; Melissa McCarthy – Can You Ever Forgive Me? Continue reading...
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Fitness tips: Matt Roberts' injury-preventing exercises for runners
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Nelly Korda has 3-shot lead into Australian Open's 4th round
Nelly Korda made up for an early bogey on the back nine Saturday with three consecutive birdies and four on her final six holes to shoot a 5-under 67 and take a three-stroke lead after three rounds of the LPGA's Women's Australian Open        
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A letter to… my little brother who passed away
‘I would have dropped everything, done anything for you’: the letter you always wanted to writeWhen anyone asks whether I have any siblings, I say I have a younger brother. Some people ask more questions about you. How old is he? What does he do? I answer: “Oh, he passed away.”Recently, someone asked why I say “have” and not “had”. It’s deliberate, I explained. I am a sister. A bossy, risk-averse, boundary-abiding, 31-year-old big sister. To be a big sister, you have to have a younger sibling, so... Continue reading...
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Mets bullpen pair out to prove they still belong
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ICYMI: Babies, birds and base jumping...
Here are a few things you might have missed this week.
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Parents unite to fight the ‘farming out’ of children to distant care homes
MPs back challenge to policy that can see vulnerable teens falling prey to drugs gangsA group of parents are planning legal action to ensure their children are housed in residential care homes close to where they live. Their move comes as an MPs’ inquiry starts this week into the growing trend of local authorities to “farm out” vulnerable youngsters to homes far from their families, which they claim leaves them open to exploitation.The challenge to the increasing use of out-of-borough placements of children in care is being led by a father whose teenage son was sent to a home in the Midlands, 130 miles from where he lived in south London, where he is under the care of Bromley social services. Continue reading...
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Older, wiser, happier: why it’s so much easier to find serenity at 70
Figures released last week show that 16 and 70 are the ages when we are most likely to be content with our lives. Does personal experience bear this out?In the play Songs for Nobodies, currently on in London’s West End, the remarkable Bernadette Robinson plays Beatrice Ethel Appleton, a young powder room attendant working in New York on a night in 1961. Her husband has walked out on her and, tearful, she is about to meet Judy Garland, whom Robinson vocally mimics in the musical. “Happiness,” Beatrice remarks dolefully, “is the temporary illusion that nothing is about to change for the worse.”Last week, the Resolution Foundation thinktank published a report that analysed seven years of wellbeing surveys run by the Office for National Statistics since 2011. Respondents of a variety of ages rated their life satisfaction, self-worth, happiness and anxiety levels on a scale from one to 10. In a U-shaped curve, it showed that being in one’s 50s is the pits, while the ages of 16 and 70 are the twin peaks of happiness. Bearing in mind that the average is indicative of a trend, not a universal truth – and that 16 and 70 can also mean, for some, poverty, loneliness and regret for what is lost or hasn’t happened – according to the report, what contributes to happiness at 70 is, predictably, the good fortune to have health, a degree, a job, a partner and to own your home. Continue reading...
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Judge: Hernandez’s child can’t sue NFL over brain disease
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Maryland judge overturns $37 million awarded to family of woman killed in police standoff
A judge has overturned a more than $37 million verdict awarded to the family of a woman killed in an armed standoff with Baltimore County police.
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Dismissed employee kills five co-workers in Illinois factory shooting
A gunman opened fire at an Illinois factory just after receiving notice of termination from his job there on Friday, killing five fellow workers and wounding five policemen before he was slain by police, authorities said.
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Saturday's best TV: Trapped; Lady's Chatterley's Lover; Mayans MC
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Don’t tip away that stale beer! | Waste Not
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Blind date: ‘I sensed she wanted to stay out longer’
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Tim Dowling: I'm playing in a box to an audience of one
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UK's Saudi weapons sales unlawful, Lords committee finds
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Labour would end free market in higher education, says Rayner
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Anna Wintour: a rare face-to-face with the most important woman in fashion
The editor-in-chief of American Vogue talks to Jess Cartner-Morley about Michelle Obama, fake news and only spending 20 minutes at parties. Portraits by Tyler Mitchell• Read more from the spring/summer 2019 edition of The Fashion, our biannual fashion supplement One morning last August, Anna Wintour was playing tennis with her coach in the 40-acre grounds of her Long Island summerhouse. She noticed he seemed a little distracted: “But his wife was about to have a baby, so I thought he was nervous about that.” Then it struck her that they had attracted an unusual number of spectators. The house was brimful with family, but it was earlier than most people get up on a weekend. (“I’m a morning person,” says Wintour, for whom anything later than 5am constitutes a lie-in.) As she prepared to serve, she heard a car pull up. “I am pretty OCD about guests and where they are sleeping. I thought, I’m not expecting anyone else, I don’t have any more rooms. Who is this? And then I thought – that looks like Roger [Federer, with whom Wintour is good friends]. And that looks like [his wife] Mirka. And that looks like their twins.” Wintour’s daughter Bee Shaffer, it transpired, had arranged for a Federer-Wintour family tennis tournament, “which was the best gift a daughter could give a tennis-mad mother. I got to play doubles with Roger for the first time in our very long friendship, against my two nephews.” Twenty-five floors above Manhattan, behind the ebonised mahogany Alan Buchsbaum desk from which she has ruled the fashion world for three decades, she leans back in her chair and smiles at the memory. “We won, of course.” Continue reading...
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Trump's emergency declaration is unconstitutional – ask his lawyers | Lloyd Green
When Obama used executive powers on immigration, Jay Sekulow and Noel Francisco cried tyrannyA shutdown averted, a constitutional crisis born. On Friday, Donald Trump declared a national emergency to gain additional funds for his much promised border wall, bypassing Congress and raiding the Pentagon for $3.6bn, already a legally dubious proposition in the eyes of the justice department. So much for Mexico paying. Related: National emergency: Trump's 'clear abuse of power' faces torrent of lawsuits Continue reading...
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The trip from London to Lincolnshire showed me the Brexit divide’s depth | Ian Jack
79% remain Lambeth and 76% leave Boston have begun a conversation. There’s goodwill, but still little common groundWhat was it the Queen said? “As we look for new answers in the modern age, I for one prefer the tried and tested recipes, like speaking well of each other and respecting different points of view; coming together to seek out the common ground; and never losing sight of the bigger picture.” She spoke those words last month at the centenary of the Sandringham Women’s Institute (humble occasions are no enemies of wisdom), and they are understood to refer to the social and political division caused by the Brexit vote. I remembered the gist of them last weekend as our train trundled towards Boston in Lincolnshire, a town on the other side of the Wash from the monarch’s Norfolk estate.The division between migrants and natives long predated Brexit, and the vote was a consequence rather than a cause of it Continue reading...
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Tate Modern’s neighbours missed the point: cities make voyeurs of us all | Fiona Sturges
If you buy a flat within a stone’s throw of one of London’s leading attractions, you’re going to get some attention tooWhen you live in the city, the world is full of nosy parkers. I should know because I am one. I remember my early forays up to London from the West Country on the National Express coach, coming in via the Westway as the sun was setting.As the sky turned indigo, lights would flicker on in the flats that overlooked the dual carriageway, giving me a direct view into the lives of strangers. I would glimpse them standing at stoves, slumped on sofas, or sitting on the phone clutching a fag and a bottle of beer. These domestic scenes were, for the teenage me, fleeting urban postcards, idyllic snapshots of what my own life could be. Continue reading...
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My daughter was an addict so I took in four of her children
Life as a grandmother changed unexpectedly when my daughter’s life was overtaken by drugs and prison We live on a hilltop in the countryside; just look through any window and you can see the countryside sprawling out like a mercurial green carpet between the grooves of deep valleys. The sound of animals is all around. I escaped to this place from the noxious atmosphere of the city last year, fleeing along with my husband and three grandchildren. But it wasn’t the urban pollution we were leaving behind – the toxicity came from my daughter.The seeds of our move were sown six years ago. I had taken six months off work to help my daughter cope with her children because she was in an abusive relationship. During that time, I worked with social services to keep the children safe; I was a point of contact for any problems. When my daughter became involved in a domestic dispute on a public pavement, the authorities called and asked if I could go and help take care of my three-month-old granddaughter, Donna. I arrived to find Donna strapped into the car wearing nothing but her nappy – no milk bottle, no water. As I scooped her up, my daughter hurled abuse at me, calling me all sorts of horrendous names. She was bundled in to the back of a police van, kicking and screaming like an animal, her face red with rage – I could still hear her cursing as they drove her away. Continue reading...
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Filip Chytil sent to Rangers bench because play ‘has slipped’
BUFFALO — Being 19 years old and a talented first-round draft selection doesn’t get you a pass. Not for an indefinite period of time, that is. Not with David Quinn behind the bench. As such, the coach handed Filip Chytil the short straw for Friday’s match, scratching him against the Sabres while inserting AHL call-up...
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Cory Schneider wins first game in more than a year
ST. PAUL, Minn. — Nico Hischier scored 3:19 into overtime, Cory Schneider got his first win in nearly 14 months and the New Jersey Devils rallied to beat the Minnesota Wild 5-4 on Friday night. Hischier, Marcus Johansson and Kyle Palmieri each had a goal and an assist for the Devils, who won for the...
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Who was Gary Martin? Illinois gunman seemed fine hours before killing co-workers
Gary Martin began a gun battle with police officers who arrived within minutes after frantic calls came from where he worked.        
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